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Picaroons Brewing Company

55 Melissa Street, Fredericton, New Brunswick E3A 6V9, Canada
506-457-9082
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Ranked #1 of 2 activities in Fredericton
Type: Breweries
Owner description: Picaroons award-winning traditional ales are made with the finest quality malted barley imported from England and Germany. Whole hops are imported... more » Owner description: Picaroons award-winning traditional ales are made with the finest quality malted barley imported from England and Germany. Whole hops are imported from England, New Zealand and the west coast of North America. Plus they use a signature Ringwood Yeast and New Brunswick's deep well water. Picaroons is New Brunswick's first new generation micro-brewer. As part of the Atlantic ÉCONOMUSÉE Network, visitors can tour the 6000 sq. ft. brewery and talk with the brew master. « less
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Georgina, Canada
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30 reviews 30 reviews
8 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

We visited this location on Friday July 11. The young lady on staff was very helpful in giving us some information about their brews so we could decide. I tried the Yippee IPA - it was very strong, but I liked the hoppiness! My husband tried the Irish Red and Best Bitter - he said both were good. I believe... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

Besides there is almost always more than 5 local crafted beer to choose from the staff is always friendly. They are willing to chat and share stories. This is byfar the cheapest place to get beer and bonus, its also the best.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2013

I have been drinking Picaroon's products since the early days of the craft brewing fad. These guys have grown the craft and been helpful to other start ups with a passion for this oldest human craft. My favourite product is "Dark and Stormy" the Picaroon's take on a dunkel, but they are best known for their english style ales. They... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2013

Picaroons is a decent local craft beer, it's cheapness in price makes up for the lack of quality control and consistency in the product. Nothing can make up for the absolutely atrocious customer service. From rude clerks who feel it acceptable to be extraordinarily rude to customers to the absolute idiocy of the new and "better" taps causing line ups... More

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Fredericton, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2013

I am a lover of rich beers with flavour, not mass-produced watered-down stuff. Picaroons has consistently made great beer for various occasions. Personal favourites are Melonhead, Dark and Stormy, the new "Regiment" ale, and Irish Red. They are a strong supporter of the local arts scene and other local businesses. I have seen their beer in homes in other provinces!

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Fredericton, New Brunswick, Canada
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22 reviews 22 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2012

From using local homegrown organic hops to supporting the local music and arts scene, Picaroons always satisfies and goes above and beyond while delivering on their promise of quality tasty beer! From seasonal favourites (Organic Summer Ale and "The 12 Beers of Christmas") to tasty regular offerings, this craft brewing company makes it easy to be a proud supporter of... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2012

THis brewing company makes the best beer I have tasted anywhere. They have a wide variety of flavours, have one awards, and have a great little beer boutique where you can buy bottles, fill your growler or by Picaroons gift items in downtown Fredericton that is worth a visit. Picaroons is truly a gem in Fredericton.

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Fredericton NB
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2012

Awesome beers if you like beer. My personal favourite is the 506 logger.... which I think the management should definitely bring back!!!

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ottawa
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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2012

I found this by accident after asking for something local in the hotel. Walked out with 2 cases to take home with me.

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Fredericton, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2012

Picaroons brewtique offer great beer at great prices. A 64oz Growler for $10 or 15.6 cents per ounce versus about 14.5 cents per ounce for the over marketed stuff the large breweries sell us. Call me a yuppy for 1 cent per ounce.

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