Exploring Award-Winning Breweries in the North

by The Tasting Alliance Team  |  11.06.2023

Get ready to embark on a hoppy adventure as we explore the top award-winning breweries in the North. Whether you’re a dedicated beer connoisseur or simply looking for a unique travel experience, these celebrated breweries offer a taste of local flavors, innovation, and a warm welcome from the brewing community in the North.

Burlington Beer Company

Burlington Beer Company is an independent craft brewery dedicated to creating an array of innovative and award-winning beers, including consistent flagship IPAs, DIPAs, and Lagers, creative rotating seasonals, and exclusive limited-release collaborations. Burlington Beer Company believes that great beer deserves great food, and their Restaurant and Taproom thoughtfully curates a locally sourced menu that perfectly complements the 40+ brews on tap.

Narragansett Beer

Narragansett Beer is a beloved American beer brand with a rich history dating back to 1890. Known for its iconic ‘Hi Neighbor! Have a ‘Gansett’ slogan, this classic New England lager offers a taste of tradition and community. Brewed in the heart of New England, Narragansett Beer is a symbol of regional pride and a go-to choice for those who appreciate the quality and heritage of their beer.

Samuel Adams

Samuel Adams, the American patriot and brewer, lends his name to one of the most iconic craft beer brands in the United States. The story of Samuel Adams Beer is a tribute to his fiery spirit and his role in the American Revolution. Just as Adams was a fervent advocate for independence, the brewers behind Samuel Adams are passionate about crafting exceptional beers. With a commitment to quality, innovation, and tradition, Samuel Adams beers are a toast to the enduring American spirit. Every bottle carries the legacy of this revolutionary figure, making it a symbol of pride for beer enthusiasts and history buffs alike.

Athletic Brewing

Athletic Brewing Co. is a game-changer in the world of craft beer, redefining the way we think about beer and healthy living. This innovative brewery is all about brewing exceptional, non-alcoholic craft beers that cater to active, health-conscious lifestyles. Whether you’re an athlete, a designated driver, or simply looking for a flavorful alternative, Athletic Brewing’s range of brews has you covered. With a focus on quality, taste, and a commitment to reducing the alcohol content, they’re breaking down the boundaries of traditional beer and inspiring a new generation of beer enthusiasts to savor the moment without the buzz.

Connecticut Valley Brewing Company

With a diverse lineup of brews, from hoppy IPAs to rich stouts, Connecticut Valley Brewing is a destination for beer lovers seeking a taste of the region’s unique flavors. They pride themselves on fostering a sense of community and sharing the joy of exceptional beer with locals and visitors alike. Whether you’re enjoying a pint at their welcoming taproom or picking up a six-pack at your local store, Connecticut Valley Brewing Company delivers a truly authentic New England beer experience.

Whether you’re planning a beer-filled road trip or simply looking for a local gem, these breweries are sure to delight your taste buds and create lasting memories. Be on the lookout for the 2023 Tasting Alliance World Beer Competition award winners as the competition concludes on December 4, 2023.