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Hogback Mountain Beer | New 16.9oz Bottles

Our friends at Hogback Mountain Brewery dropped off more beer for us this week which included new 16.9oz bottles!


We support our local friends as much as we can!  If you have yet to try these crowd friendly, easy drinking beers from our pals in Bristol, we encourage you to pick up a bottle ( or two or three 🙂 ).


Information courtesy of www.hogbackbrew.com

New 16.9oz Bottles:

The Bristol Railroad – A Hefe-Weizen with a clove taste with a hint of bananas using 50/50 Peterson Quality Malt (Monkton Vt) pils and wheat, all grown in Addison County and Homestead Hops (Starksboro, VT) nugget hops. ABV is 5.2%, 12 IBUs. | $5.49

The B & L – A Vermont IPA with citrus and tropical fruit hop flavors and aromas backed with some bitterness. Brewed with Peterson Quality Malt (Monkton, VT) pils and pale malt, Galaxy, Citra and Homestead Hops (Starksboro, VT) Alpha Aroma hops. ABV is 6.7%, 75 IBUs. | $5.49

CBS (Carriage Barn Series) – Session IPA 1.1 – A lighter IPA/APA. Brewed with Peterson Quality malt (Monkton, VT) pils and pale malt and a developmental hop variety called HBC-472, giving it both woody and coconut characteristics. ABV is 4.6%, 48 IBU’s. | $5.49

22oz Bottles:

AB Kilbourn Grist Mill – A Gose (German soured wheat beer with a salty background) with Blood Oranges using 50/50 Peterson Quality Malt (Monkton, VT) pils and wheat malts and Homestead Hops (Starksboro, VT) nugget hops. It is a moderately soured Gose, lightly salty, just a hint of coriander that ends up with a complimentary citrusy orange finish. ABV is 5.6%, 11 IBUs. | $6.49

The Coffin Factory – A West Coast Style IPA with Peterson Quality Malt (Monkton, VT) pale and light crystal malts, bittering, flavor and dry hopped with Columbus, Chinook, Cascade, Amarillo, and Simcoe hops. ABV is 6.5%, 94 IBUs. | $6.79


Autographed VT Beer & Cider Bottles


Some of our VT maker friends were here doing a tasting and they signed bottles for us.  If you’re looking for a local and unique gift, or a special bottle to add to your shelf, pop in and grab these before they’re gone!


>>> Signed bottles by the brewers are the same price as our low, everyday price 🙂

Vermont Beer & Cider Signed Bottles:

Windfall Orchards:

  • Dry Cider
  • Ice Cider

Hogback Mountain Brewery:

  • Blood Orange Gose
  • Wet Hopped Ale
  • West Coast IPA

Hogback Brewing FREE TASTING Friday 05/06


Pop into the Bevie Friday, May 6th from 3:30-6p and hangout with Kevin, the brewer of Hogback Brewing!

Hogback Brewing is the newest brewery bottling in VT, if you haven’t tried any Hogback beers yet, this is the perfect time to sip some suds and chat with the brewer!


~  Carriage Barn Series – Pink Boots Gose with Blood Oranges – a Gose that is sour and lightly salty that ends up with a matched orange finish. APV is 4.4%, 11 IBUs

~  Carriage Barn Series – Pink Boots Big Brew – An American Sour with Cherries – a moderately soured taste up front that transitions to a light cherry taste at the finish. APV is 5.2%, 10 IBUs

~  Rock’s Flying Service – A pale ale that is malt forward with American cascade hops, almonst an English Mild. APV is 5.0%, 23 IBUs.

~  Carriage Barn Series – Addy Brown – A full body brown ale hints of chocolate, and a moderate earthy/bitter hop presence.  APV is 4.5%, 43 IBUs.

~  Park Filling Station – A Kolsch style ale that is light and crips with German Tettnang hops. APV is 4.5%, 21 IBUs.

~  The Bristol Railroad – A Hefe-Weizen with banana aromas as well as bananna taste with a hint of cloves. This beer is 50% wheat with Saaz hops. APV is 5.3, 10 IBUs.

Hogback Mountain Brewery – VT Beer

Hogback Mountain Brewery (Bristol, VT) is now available!

We are most pleased to support our VT brewery friends as much as possible while adding to our unrivaled VT beer portfolio.


Currently, we have available:

  • Hogback Mountain Brewery | Park Filling Station | Kolsch Style Ale | 5.5% ABV | $5.99

The Park Filling Station operated as a Texaco full service station with a newspaper and magazine store for many years, first by “Brownie” and Sue Brown, and then by George Apgar.  Today, it is a Champlain Farms convenience store.

  • Hogback Mountain Brewery | Rock’s Flying Service | Pale Ale | 5% ABV | $5.99

Joe Rock managed the Bristol Airport and operated a flying service from 1936 to 1960.  Today, the airport is home to Mt. Abraham Union High School.  This American Pale Ale has been hopped with Cascade hops that compliment the malt of this beer.

  • Hogback Mountain Brewery | Limited Release – Carriage Barn Series – Addy Brown | Brown Ale | 4.5% ABV | $5.99

An Addison County Vermont beer with Peterson Quality Malt (Monkton), East Brook Farm Hops (East Middlebury), and Ripton water.