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Brewery Ommegang

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Brewery OmmegangBrewery Ommegang

Beer Stats:
Active Beers: 43
Beer Ratings: 29,933
Beer Avg: 3.93

Taps: / Bottles:
Cask: N / Beer-to-Go: Y
BA SCORE
100
world-class

105 Ratings
Ratings: 105
Reviews: 30
rAvg: 4.69
pDev: 7.25%
$$ - reasonable
[ Brewery, Bar, Eatery ]

656 County Hwy 33
BOX 656
Cooperstown, New York, 13326
United States
phone: (800) 544-1809

visit their websiteWebsite view map and get directionsMap @breweryommegang

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NikD

Maryland

4.75/5  rDev +1.3%

06-20-2014 10:57:52 | More by NikD
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I3eerman

California

4.5/5  rDev -4.1%

06-17-2014 02:28:18 | More by I3eerman
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luddy83

New York

5/5  rDev +6.6%

06-16-2014 18:11:50 | More by luddy83
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LADYBEAST

California

4.5/5  rDev -4.1%

06-16-2014 01:37:05 | More by LADYBEAST
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amano_h

New Jersey

3.66/5  rDev -22%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4 | service: 3.75 | selection: 3 | food: 3.5 | $$

I drove about 200 miles here from NJ because one of my coworkers whose favorite session beer is Rare Vos told me that visiting Brewery Ommegang was on his semi-bucket list of things he wanted to prior to leaving NJ. I also dragged a friend of mine that lives in Philly because his gf had gone home for thanksgiving break and had nothing else to do. The end result? I ended up driving 3.5 hours both ways while all the two of them did was talk about the online game League of Legends non-stop. It would have been nice if they would have offered to drive for a few hours or minutes, or even maybe chip in for gas. But hey, I guess life isn't perfect.

My friends and I left at the crack of dawn to get to Brewery Ommegang around 10am. The Brewery itself is out in the middle of nowhere outside of Cooperstown on what looks like an abandoned farmstead converted into a brewing facility. The facilities are very well decorated and organized -- you walk up to the sales counter and pay for a tour/tasting which starts every 15 minutes, wait either outside or inside the store where they offer all of their year-round brews and whatever seasonal is available at the time; and then a tour guide leads you on a very informative 20 or so minute tour around the facilities after which you come back into the store front for the tasting.

We didn't get to sample the food here because the wait for the cafe was ungodly, but my friend was able to replenish on all his three major food groups here at the brewery store (beer, cheese, and pickles); whereas i was disappointed that even after the long drive back I couldn't find some of Ommegang's harder to find selections, they did sell everything at much cheaper than retail price (or maybe it's just NJ/PA that overprices everything) and they did have some harder to find offerings when I went such as Chocolate Indulgence and Call of the Wild.

All in all a very enjoyable experience, but it probably helps immensely if you're an Ommegang fan or have never been to a brewery before. Other than that, the brewery experience here isn't exactly magical or life-changing, but excellent, nonetheless.

06-12-2014 02:45:42 | More by amano_h
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magno3025

Colorado

5/5  rDev +6.6%

06-08-2014 20:46:53 | More by magno3025
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NJBeer265

New Jersey

4.5/5  rDev -4.1%

06-01-2014 22:27:43 | More by NJBeer265
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HattedClassic

Virginia

4.25/5  rDev -9.4%

05-18-2014 17:29:35 | More by HattedClassic
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FightinIrish88

New Jersey

4.75/5  rDev +1.3%

05-18-2014 12:32:48 | More by FightinIrish88
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BunnyMonster

New York

4.75/5  rDev +1.3%

05-17-2014 22:29:09 | More by BunnyMonster
Brewery Ommegang in Cooperstown, NY
100 out of 100 based on 105 ratings.