Top 10 Ski Resort Breweries According To USA TODAY

Top 10 Ski Resort Breweries According To USA TODAY


Top 10 Ski Resort Breweries According To USA TODAY


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USA TODAY brings us a look at what they deem the “Top 10 Ski Resort Breweries”. At the top of the list is Bend, Oregon’s Dechutes Brewery. Not a surprising pick since Oregon has become a hotbed of local breweries with over 150 brewing companies operating within the state. 

“Beer has always held a hallowed place in snow sports. Many a tall tale has been recited over après pints, not to mention the restorative effect that the brews have on those savaged muscles. But the rapid evolution of the craft beer scene in the States has given snow-lovers more options for end-of-day libations than any one person should have to consider, and many of the beers originate around the very mountains that supplied the day’s exploits. That’s why we tend to play favorites. Speaking of, here’s ten:” 




1. Deschutes Brewery, Bend, OR


2. Grimm Brothers, Loveland, CO

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3. Fifty-Fifty Brewing, Truckee, CA

4. Breckenridge Brewery, Breckenridge, CO

5. Alchemist, Waterbury, VT

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6. Snake River Brewery, Jackson, WY

7. Aspen Brewing Company, CO

8. Wasatch, Park City, UT

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9. Lone Peak Brewery, Big Sky, MT

10. Great Adirondack Brewing Company, Lake Placid, N.Y.


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