Stowe, Vermont’s stunning scenery, rich outdoor-recreation opportunities, and vibrant small-town culture inspire plenty of local artisans of every description. And that very much includes artisans in the realm of fermented beverages!
Alongside some great local cider and wine, our area boasts a healthy and diverse lineup of New England craft breweries. With boutique accommodations at Edson Hill, you’ll find yourself within easy reach of a slew of topnotch Stowe-area taprooms showcasing the very high caliber of our regional brewers.
Exploring Local Craft Breweries During a Stowe, VT Getaway to Edson Hill
You’re downright spoiled for choices in terms of locally produced craft brews when calling our historic hillside inn your home away from home just outside Stowe, Vermont.
A whole bevy of breweries await your appreciation within a short drive, including such local Stowe operations as The Alchemist Brewery (100 Cottage Club Rd, Stowe, VT), von Trapp Brewing (1333 Luce Hill Rd, Stowe, VT), and Idletyme Brewing Co. (1859 Mountain Road, Stowe, VT), Hill Farmstead Brewery (403 Hill Rd, Greensboro Bend, VT) and Lawson’s Finest Liquids (155 Carroll Road, Waitsfield, VT).
And a slew of other fine regional craft breweries lie within our greater radius, among them Ten Bends Beer (590 E. Main St, Hyde Park, VT), Rock Art Brewery (632 Laporte Rd, Morristown, VT), and Lost Nation Brewing (87 Creamery Rd, Morrisville, VT)—just to name a handful!
Whether you swear by one or another style—light and crisp Pilsners, hoppy IPAs, velvety stouts, eccentric sour ales—or are of the come-one, come-all brand of beer appreciation, you’ll have a wonderful array of local and regional brews to explore on an Edson Hill getaway, including various seasonal and limited releases.
And, of course, don’t forget about craft ciderhouses as well, including Stowe Cider (17 Town Ferry Ln, Stowe, VT) and Cold Hollow Cider Mill (3600 Waterbury-Stowe Rd, Waterbury Center, VT).
One fine option for dyed-in-the-wool beer enthusiasts staying at Edson Hill is taking a guided tour of local beer-making joints. Four Points Vermont offers such a brewery-hopping tour in the Stowe area (and even ventures farther afield to survey Burlington, VT craft breweries).
Get Your Suds On With a Stay at Edson Hill
We would, of course, be remiss not to point out that you can savor some fabulous craft beer—very much including local favorites—right here on the Edson Hill grounds within our elegant Dining Room and ever-cheery Tavern.
So come join us at our beautiful mountain-view property outside of Stowe, and wet your whistle while soaking up the finest in local boutique hospitality!