The Stowe Beer Tour
The Stowe Brew Tour unites the region’s handcrafted beers with the land of Vermont through a pairing of locally-grown fresh vegetables, all natural meats and artisan cheeses. This Full day 5-hour all-inclusive beer excursion showcases the heart of Vermont’s beer culture, by visiting 3 of the top breweries in the state. Learn the art of brewing first hand, from an expert brewer. The Stowe Beer Adventure includes, a sampling and formal analysis of 15 different micro-brews, a very special food and beer pairing at the world reknown Pickwick’s Pub, your own souvenir glass and your own 16 oz can of the Alchemist’s New Heady Topper.
Mr. Pickwick’s Gastropub at the Ye Olde England Inn sets a new standard of luxury. In their CELLARS rest several thousand bottles of wine, vintage ports, rare cognacs, single malts and small batch bourbons alongside an impressive 150 varieties of rare ales and lagers. “The Brew Connoisseur Collection” is an assemblage of rare award winning beers paired locally-grown and organically-produced fresh vegetables, natural meats and artisan cheeses. Critically acclaimed by the International Press, it offers “something unique and satisfying to every palate.”
Rock Art Brewery was born in the mountains of Vermont, inspired by the spirit of Kokopelli and guided by the beers of the world. The brewery name symbolizes ancient petroglyphs, images that were etched in rock, therefore “Rock Art”. Kokopelli is one of those images and some believed him to be a wandering flute player that brought music and good times to the people that he visited. So grab some “Rock Art” and your friends, and maybe you’ll see Kokopelli too.
The hills are alive with the taste of Beer is how the song was originally written! More than a decade ago Johannes von Trapp started thinking about brewing his own beer, for guests of the resort. His dream was to produce an American version of the tasty Lager he has enjoyed over the years on his trips to the countryside near his ancestral Austrian home. Trapp Brewery is a popular apres ski destination, with it’s tasty food and brew it is a great place to relax after a day on the slopes. But don’t forget that Stowe, VT is packed with recreational opportunities all year round.
The Alchemist Cannery is newest 15 barrel, small production brewery specializing in fresh, unfiltered IPAs in the region. Alchemist uses only the finest imported malts and domestic hops available to bring you the tastiest and finest selection of beers in Vermont! After eight successful years of running The Alchemist Pub and Brewery, John and Jennifer Kimmich have built The Alchemist Cannery. Get you hands on the most popular double IPA 16 oz can of Heady Topper!