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!
Double Sunshine IPA Lawson's Finest Liquids
Prospect IPA Foley Brothers Brewing
Cloud Drop IPA Upper Class Beer Company
Focal Banger IPA The Alchemist Brewery and Visitors Center
Double Citra Imperial IPA Hill Farmstead Brewery
Double Dose IPA Oak Creek Brewing
Lush Double IPA Frost Beer Works
Sassamanash Stout Burlington Beer Company
Society & Solitude #5 IPA Hill Farmstead Brewery
Beyond Good And Evil Stout Hill Farmstead Brewery
Heady Topper IPA The Alchemist Brewery and Visitors Center