Vermont is known as the Green Mountain State but the landscape isn’t the only allure in Vermont. Besides being the largest producer of maple syrup in the U.S., Vermont is also the craft beer mecca of the east coast, not to mention the many quality vintners, distillers and cider-makers. There are many breweries in Stowe, Vermont, which makes for an ideal location for a craft beverage getaway! Start planning your craft beverage getaway today and stay at the ideal Stowe brewer hotel, The Green Mountain Inn. There is never a bad time to venture to Vermont to enjoy a craft beverage lover’s vacation.
If you plan on doing a self-guided tour through Stowe, stop by the Visitor’s Information Center at 51 Main Street, a Stowe Craft Bev Trail Tour Kit will be provided to you for a small fee. This kit will provide you a map and tickets to two Stowe area breweries, a winery, a cider house, and two distilleries, with freebies to collect along the way and exclusive discounts at each of your stops. You may also want to make a stop at one the best new brewery in Vermont that recently opened in Stowe. The Alchemist Brewery is the newest 15 barrel, small production brewery specializing in fresh, unfiltered IPA’s in the region. The Alchemist Visitor’s Center will provide samples for tasting, beer and merchandise for sale, and a fun and educational experience. In addition, Four Points is a great option for brewery tours, as they will take you to several popular ones within a short drive. They offer pick up and drop off at your hotel, as well as beer samples, a local guide and snacks. You can also take advantage of their Bike & Brew Tour Package that be customized to your preferences. It’s a great option if you want to combine your brew tour with mountain biking.
If you’re looking to focus more on just breweries in Stowe and would like a guided brewery tour with a designated driver to show you the sights along the way, consider UMIAK Outdoor Outfitters. UMIAK brewery tours include all the top breweries in Stowe, VT, Von Trapp Brewing, Idletyme Brewing Company and the newest addition, The Alchemist. Von Trapp Brewing is a brewery that produces 2,000 barrels of Austrian style beer each year. The traditional European lager produced are clean, light, crisp beer, that boasts a robust flavor. Idletyme Brewing Company offers a variety of beer, but its best known for their Belgian wheat ale and brewmaster, Will Gilson’s famous New England specialty, classic Bavarian Weizens. The Alchemist Brewery brews Focal Banger and seasonal beers that rotate year round.
Stowe is the perfect home-base for your exploration of Vermont’s craft beverage scene. Plan your stay at the Green Mountain Inn, nestled in the heart of historic Stowe and you will be centrally located and easily access restaurants, shops, nightlife, trails and of course, libations! Whether you plan on traveling with an entourage of friends or as a couple’s getaway, we offer an assortment of lodging options at Green Mountain Inn that will please the needs of every traveler. From guest rooms, luxury rooms and suites, to the village apartments and townhouses, our guests will enjoy modern comforts in a timeless ambiance and the convenience of being in the center of Stowe Village.
Start planning your craft beverage getaway today and stay at one of the most ideal hotels in Stowe, VT. Book the captivating Green Mountain Inn, located right on Main Street of historic Stowe and enjoy the convenience to breweries in Stowe.