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The Alchemist Brewery - CLOSED

35 Crossroad, Stowe, Vermont, USA, Waterbury, VT 05672
+1 802-244-7744
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The home of Heddy

Finally found the holy grail of craft beer. When I arrived just before 11 am (the advertised... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
macnmaine
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Maine
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Apparantly very popular

This place is very much hyped according to my local family. I dont really see why. Their best IPA... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Niels B
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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The Alchemist Brewery is our new 15 barrel, small production brewery specializing in fresh, unfiltered IPAs. We are currently focused on brewing one beer perfectly: Heady Topper, our flagship Double IPA.
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good23%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“heady topper” (41 reviews)
“great beer” (10 reviews)
“beer lovers” (4 reviews)
LOCATION
35 Crossroad, Stowe, Vermont, USA, Waterbury, VT 05672
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+1 802-244-7744

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Finally found the holy grail of craft beer. When I arrived just before 11 am (the advertised opening time) people were already coming out with beer. Free tasters is a nice touch. Plenty of swag available include free bumper stickers (note this Bissell Brothers!). Very...More

Thank macnmaine
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place is very much hyped according to my local family. I dont really see why. Their best IPA is good, but IPA is all they do. Place is very new and looks really good, but for my liking lacks a bit of atmosphere. Sure...More

Thank Niels B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Tasted 3 great beers and then purchased. Not much else to do there LOL but people sure do BUY! Went here twice to capitalize on the Renowned Heady Topper!

Thank cak1962
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great beer! Alchemist has improved retail sales at the brewery. We waited in line for 30 minutes and had free tastes and opportunity to buy one of best beers in the country.

Thank jmb1954
Reviewed July 10, 2017 via mobile

We stopped by on a busy Saturday afternoon and we're greeted by a long line out the door, but it moved very quickly. Had a tasting, bought some shirts and bought some of the, "BEST BEER ON THE PLANET!". Love this place.

Thank James F
Reviewed April 7, 2017

Funky, mod brewery with very good beers. Tastings were reasonable and people were extremely nice, Enjoyed the stop.

Thank DawgPound81
Reviewed March 13, 2017

Stopped on Friday on our way in and was busy but not crowded. Samples are free. Went back Saturday morning at 11:30 and it was packed - even with the weather at 0 degrees.

Thank Mary B
Reviewed February 18, 2017

Thoroughly enjoyed the brewery tour while on a bachelorette beer tour. Heddy Topper was a must on our list and it did not disappoint.

Thank Sara M
Reviewed January 7, 2017 via mobile

These folks really know their beer! Heady Topper is amazing as is Focal Banger. Limited supplies make a visit to the brewery a must when in the area. Friendly service made it even more pleasant. Check it out!

Thank Tisha H
Reviewed November 6, 2016 via mobile

There's no tour but you can view the brewery and there's a tasting area. You drive through scenic Stowe. I've been to funner breweries but my husband was glad we visited.

Thank Laurie F
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