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"Connecticut has become a well-established hub for some of the finest, award winning ales and lagers being produced in the world. By highlighting the breweries and brew pubs, The CT Beer trail will help you explore the best beer experiences throughout our diversified state." - CT Beer trail brochure
Learn More and check out Brewpubs and Local Brands at www.CTBeerTrail.net or at www.facebook.com/CTBeerTrail
Back East Brewing Company
1296A BLUE HILLS AVE., BLOOMFIELD
Back East Brewing Company is a new craft brewery located in Bloomfield, CT. Founded by Edward Fabrycki, Jr. and Tony Karlowicz, two cousins with a passion for great-tasting, high-quality beer, Back East brews several different styles of beer. Our beers are distributed in draft, ½ gallon...
Broad Brook Brewing Company
2 NORTH RD., EAST WINDSOR
Broad Brook Brewing Company melds New England traditions and experience with their ingenuity and creative boldness to produce a unique series of Ales and Lagers.
Wednesday - Friday 2 pm - 7 pm, Saturday 12 pm - 6 pm, Sunday 12 pm - 5 pm
Cavalry Brewing Company
115 HURLEY RD., OXFORD
Cavalry Brewing beers are brewed using traditional English methods on American equipment to create fresh and flavorful ales and stouts to entice the most discerning palate. Each product is a balance between the barley and the hops to provide an easy drinking ale or stout.
Cottrell Brewing Company
100 MECHANIC STREET, PAWCATUCK
Cottrell Brewing Company is a family owned brewery in Pawcatuck, CT making flavorful, hand-crafted beers using fresh, natural, quality ingredients.
Firefly Hollow Brewing Company
137 CENTER STREET, BRISTOL
At Firefly Brewing, our mission is to express our collective pursuit of happiness through our shared passion for beer. We are a conglomerate of creative minds who believe we can make the world a better place by providing an atmosphere and a product conducive to creative expression.
Olde Burnside Brewing
780 TOLLAND STREET, EAST HARTFORD
Olde Burnside Brewing is an artisan brewery dedicated to producing well-balanced, high-quality brews with distinctive flavor and character. Using only the choicest ingredients coupled with our own unique pure water source located on our property, with similar mineral characteristics as the water.
Overshores Brewing Company
250 BRADLEY ST., EAST HAVEN
Located in East Haven, CT, Overshores Brewing Co. is the first Belgian brewery in Connecticut.
New England Brewing Company
175 AMITY RD., WOODBRIDGE
New England Brewing began in 2003 with our goal being to brew the very best beers we can using only the very best ingrediants. New England Brewing was the first craft brewery in Connecticut to use can for our year-round beers and only the third in the country to use cans.
95 WHITING STREET, PLAINVILLE
Shebeen Brewing Company
1 WOLCOTT ROAD, WOLCOTT
The idea for Shebeen Brewing started a quarter of a century ago when Rich and Scott (head brewer for Harpoon) ventured into home brewing. Shebeen Brewing officially opened in May 2013 and have grown from a 1 bbl system to a 15-30 bbl. Check out there Cannoli Beer and Cucumber.
The Beer’d Brewing Company
22 BAYVIEW AVE., UNIT 15, STONINGTON
The Beer'd Brewing Co. is an amalgamation of art and science. A genuine local offering. A variance from the established norm. The Beer’d Brewing Company is the brain child of Aaren Simoncini. Brewing hand crafted ales in extremely small batches.
Thimble Island Brewing Company
53 EAST INDUSTRIAL ROAD, BRANDFORD
Thimble Island Brewing company - named for the cluster of islands off the coast of Branford, now offers several standard varieties of beer available on tap at bars and restaurants throughout the Connecticut shoreline, as well as specialty brews found only in the brewery's tasting room.
Thomas Hooker Brewery
16 TOBEY RD., BLOOMFIELD
Thomas Hooker Brewing Company, located in Bloomfield, is Connecticut’s local brewery with a national reputation. One taste and you’ll recognize why small batch local brewing with quality ingredients produces a superior beer.
Two Roads Brewing Company
1700 STRATFORD AVE., STRATFORD
Two Roads isn’t just the logo on our brewery building, it’s our philosophy. Life always seems to offer up two ways to go. It just so happens, we prefer the one less taken and having some fun along the way – in our lives, our careers and especially for our beers!
Half Full Brewery
43 HOMESTEAD AVE., STAMFORD
The Half Full Brewery is a brewery with an attitude. Our attitude is a byproduct of a core philosophy that guides everything we say and do; the opening statement above is our core philosophy. Its inspiration comes from hundreds of interactions with Millennials from all walks of life.
City Steam Brewery
942 MAIN ST., HARTFORD
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