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Excellent NE IPA

Aside from food (catered by alternating local folks), Sunday brunch, and music on Fridays, their NE... read more

Reviewed 24 January 2018
Dryden, New York
Summer day tasting

Had such a relaxed and enjoyable tasting in May on one of the first nice days. Got a flight- not a... read more

Reviewed 9 November 2017
Cortland, New York
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1771 Dryden Rd, Freeville, NY 13068-5618
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Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

This farm -to- brewery now offers Sunday “brunch” on a sub- contracted basis. The young man cooking was endeavoring to provide an outdoor, rustic experience but frankly, it was expensive, portion size was small, and my order was way over cooked. As for the beverages...More

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Reviewed 24 January 2018

Aside from food (catered by alternating local folks), Sunday brunch, and music on Fridays, their NE IPA is one of the finest beers I've ever had. The owners and patrons are friendly and convivial -- a fine way to end the week.

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Reviewed 9 November 2017

Had such a relaxed and enjoyable tasting in May on one of the first nice days. Got a flight- not a few beers, but a full tasting, and sat outside on the picnic table. They specialize in heavier and hoppier beers as you can imagine,so...More

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Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

Stopped for a few beers, and will go back for entertainment and to try more brews. Friendly, and knowledgeable staff/owners. Great tasting beer!

1  Thank juliejo14
Reviewed 17 September 2017

The Hopshire crafts some of the very best beer I've tasted....and I've tasted a lot!! The variety is just as impressive.The owners, Diane and Randy, are two of the friendliest and most genuine people to be found. The atmosphere is casual and welcoming to locals...More

1  Thank Patricia L
Reviewed 14 May 2017

It isnt the ambiance the price or the location that gives this 5 stars. Its the incredible beer. Many styles. Not just all light, dark, hoppy or otherwise one faceted. They have them all. Fruity beers, hoppy beers, dark beer, lagers, ales, stouts, and on...More

1  Thank Brian D
Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

A great local brew pub with seasonal brews, local cheeses, local artwork in the Lupulin Room, music with local bands & food vendors on Friday evenings. The Near Varna IPA is outstanding, as is the Boggled, a cranberry saison, featured for the holiday season, plus...More

1  Thank Louise R
Reviewed 15 August 2016

My wife and I always stop by here on our way to Syracuse and love it every time we go. The lady who serves us is always so personable and knowledgeable about their beers. They do not have food here but she told us they...More

1  Thank IanIS250
Reviewed 5 August 2016

This small brewery is a gem! The couple that owns it could not been more friendly and welcoming. The beer was excellent!

Thank lngswamp
Reviewed 13 May 2016 via mobile

Great atmosphere, great beer. Hopshire is a must visit every time I'm in the Ithaca area! This is a family owned microbrewery, and the owned are always happy to explain the process and different styles of beer. It's just a really fun place to hang...More

Thank JessPlum
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