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Hermit Thrush Brewery

Closed Now: 15:00 - 20:00
Open today: 15:00 - 20:00
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We dropped here right as the brewery opened to taste some sour beers. We were impressed, and loved... read more

Reviewed 3 November 2018
Stephanie E

As a fans of sour beers (in moderation) we try to stop here when traveling I91. They always have at... read more

Reviewed 15 October 2018
Kai A
Higganum, Connecticut, United States
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Hermit Thrush Brewery is dedicated to providing top quality Belgian inspired ales to the residents and visitors of Brattleboro, Vermont. Through the use of historical brewing processes, oak casks, and new green technologies, we make exciting, yet...more
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29 High St, 101c, Brattleboro, VT 05301-3066
+1 802-257-2337
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Reviewed 3 November 2018

We dropped here right as the brewery opened to taste some sour beers. We were impressed, and loved being able try so many sours alongside each other! Lots of options, though all sours so if you're not into sour beers, this may not be the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Stephanie E
Reviewed 15 October 2018 via mobile

As a fans of sour beers (in moderation) we try to stop here when traveling I91. They always have at least few kinds of sour beer that I enjoy. We usually stop in and share a flight or two, then buy a case to take...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Kai A
Reviewed 30 September 2018

Sour beers were a taste that came to me late in life - used to be if I tasted anything vinegary in a pint it was straight back to the bar with a full throated complaint. My first sour in the US came from Oklahoma,...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 17 September 2018

Hermit Thrush makes some amazing sours! Seating was limited but we will definitely go back when we're in the area.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank LJQueen
Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

I discovered sour beer a couple of years ago, and although it has popped into bars and restaurants here and there, it’s still hard to find. So I was pleasantly surprised to see a brewery dedicated to sours in Brattleboro! It’s small but definitely worth...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank BearTS
Reviewed 11 October 2017

Passing through town and saw the place and decided to stop. As previous reviews have mentioned it is mostly sours which I am not big on, however I like to try everything. Unfortunately the young women working was not very friendly at all to us...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

This place is not my jam. However it's still a nice stop that has a great selection of sour beers. If you dig sour beer you should make this a must stop.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Robin03448
Reviewed 22 August 2017

Not the most remarkable brewery we have ever visited. It was quite small and nothing but sour beers were available to taste which my husband loved but left me drinking water. Staff was a little cold at first and unfriendly but ended up warming up...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Heather G
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

Amazing sour beers. Their kettle sours are great but barrel aged ones are amazing. Few cans available to take home as well as growlers.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Tom K
Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

I absolutely love sour beer after getting addicted to it while living in Belgium. So, I always make it a point to stop by when I make my yearly Brattleboro trip. Two suggestions for the owners: 1. Please add a few more stools at the...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank bonjonsc
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