Alcohol The Best Vermont Beers, Ranked  

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List Rules Only beers brewed in Vermont.

While some visit the state for its gorgeous natural scenery and striking architecture, alcohol lovers may wonder what beers to try in Vermont. In addition to its reputation for being an artistic hub brimming with prestigious colleges, Vermont is home to some seriously impressive craft breweries churning out lagers, ales, IPAs, and more. Whether you prefer a simple brew without too much fuss or artisanal flavor profiles, Vermont beers run the gamut when it comes to taste! 

Some of the most popular Vermont beers are churned out at breweries known and beloved throughout the state. Any Vermonter with discriminating taste has tried brews from Alchemist Brewery, Lawson's Finest Liquids, and Hill Farmstead Brewery. However, maybe you're on the hunt for some extremely local beer scenes. If so, you can try some beers brewed at places like Harpoon Brewery, Rock Art Brewery, and Covered Bridge Brewing Company. With ales sporting names like Lumbersexual, you're not going to find anything more unique when it comes to the world of indie imbibing. Vote the best Vermont beers to the top of the list below and feel free to add anything you see missing! 

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1
16 3
Double Sunshine IPA is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Vermont Beers, Ranked
Double Sunshine IPA

Lawson's Finest Liquids

2
11 1
Cloud Drop IPA is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Vermont Beers, Ranked
Cloud Drop IPA

Upper Class Beer Company

3
15 3
Focal Banger IPA is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Vermont Beers, Ranked
Focal Banger IPA

The Alchemist Brewery and Visitors Center

4
15 4
Heady Topper IPA is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Vermont Beers, Ranked
Heady Topper IPA

The Alchemist Brewery and Visitors Center

5
10 1
Prospect IPA is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Vermont Beers, Ranked
Prospect IPA

Foley Brothers Brewing

6
11 2
Lush Double IPA is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Vermont Beers, Ranked
Lush Double IPA

Frost Beer Works

7
10 2
Double Citra Imperial IPA is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Vermont Beers, Ranked
Double Citra Imperial IPA

Hill Farmstead Brewery 

8
11 3
Beyond Good And Evil Stout is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Vermont Beers, Ranked
Beyond Good And Evil Stout

Hill Farmstead Brewery

9
8 2
Sassamanash Stout is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Vermont Beers, Ranked
Sassamanash Stout

Burlington Beer Company

10
9 3
Society & Solitude #5 IPA is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Vermont Beers, Ranked
Society & Solitude #5 IPA

Hill Farmstead Brewery

11
10 4
Double Dose IPA is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Vermont Beers, Ranked
Double Dose IPA

Oak Creek Brewing

12
9 4
Built To Spill IPA is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Vermont Beers, Ranked
Built To Spill IPA

Foam Brewers

13
5 1
Conehead Wheat IPA is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Vermont Beers, Ranked
Conehead Wheat IPA

Zero Gravity Craft Brewery

14
5 1
Bohemian Pilsner is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Vermont Beers, Ranked
Bohemian Pilsner

Von Trapp Brewing

15
4 0
Citra & Amarillo APA is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Vermont Beers, Ranked
Citra & Amarillo APA

Simple Roots Brewing Company

16
8 5
La Noche Oscura del Alma Stout is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Vermont Beers, Ranked
La Noche Oscura del Alma Stout

Four Quarters Brewing

17
7 4
Mosaic IPA is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Vermont Beers, Ranked
Mosaic IPA

Lost Nation Brewing

18
7 4
Sip of Sunshine IPA is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Vermont Beers, Ranked
Sip of Sunshine IPA

Lawson's Finest Liquids

19
7 4
Really Pale Ale is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Vermont Beers, Ranked
Really Pale Ale

Frost Beer Works 

20
6 3
Circus Boy Hefeweizen is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Vermont Beers, Ranked
Circus Boy Hefeweizen

Magic Hat Brewing Company

21
3 1
Cowboy Neal Pale Ale is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Vermont Beers, Ranked
Cowboy Neal Pale Ale

Fiddlehead Brewing Company

22
6 5
Green Dot Wild Ale is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Vermont Beers, Ranked
Green Dot Wild Ale

 House of Fermentology

23
4 3
Camp Wannamango is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Vermont Beers, Ranked
Camp Wannamango

Harpoon Brewery

24
4 3
Cranberry Goose Wheat Beer is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Vermont Beers, Ranked
Cranberry Goose Wheat Beer

Long Trail Brewing Company

25
3 2
Sour Golden Ale is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Vermont Beers, Ranked
Sour Golden Ale

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