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New Glarus Brewing Company

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New Glarus Brewing CompanyNew Glarus Brewing Company

212 Ratings
Ratings: 212
Reviews: 45
rAvg: 4.7
pDev: 8.94%
Active Beers: 41
Beer Ratings: 29,676
Beer Avg: 4.04
Taps: 0
Bottles: 0
Cask: N
Beer-to-Go: Y
[ Brewery, Bar ]

2400 Hwy 69
New Glarus, Wisconsin, 53574
United States
phone: (608) 527-5850

visit their websiteWebsite view map and get directionsMap 

Gift Shop
Monday - Sunday 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Free Self Guided Tours
Monday - Sunday 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Hard Hat Tour - Fridays at 1:00 p.m.

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Reviews by guityler83:
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4.73/5  rDev +0.6%

After signing the list for the Hard Hat tour a few months prior, I was reminded that my ticket date was coming up the Monday before.. best way I can think of to get you through a work week.

The tour started out at the old brew house on the bottom of the hill with a small group (20 if I recall). The guide was a brewer in this facility, which he explained the ins and outs of answered any and all questions ranging from "what are hops" to what mash efficiency are you pulling from these copper mash and lauter tuns.

After we were finished in the old facility (every nook and crany) we went to the behemoth brewery up the road, which is the cleanest place I've been in that makes beer. Deb Carry greeted us (the owner!) and fielded a few questions, then we toured the big plant.
The final stage was the beer tasting and cheese pairing the the upstairs dining room. Anything from spotted cow to moon man to three different sours where available along with exotic WI cheeses.

We did get rushed through the last part 'slighly' to go through the gift shop/cellar but overall it was a brewery tour I'd recommend to anyone... beer drinker or not. Awesome.

05-07-2013 17:58:41 | More by guityler83
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5/5  rDev +6.4%

I am happy to live in the Madison area and have New Glarus so close. I can say Spotted Cow was a "gateway" beer for me to try many new things and expand my taste into much more sophisticated beers, so always love the things coming out of New Glarus and look forward to more amazing beers such as Scream and others!

08-29-2014 14:44:28 | More by justinrphillips
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5/5  rDev +6.4%

08-29-2014 02:29:37 | More by joshshepperd
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3.96/5  rDev -15.7%

08-28-2014 21:47:46 | More by Matt815king
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5/5  rDev +6.4%

08-28-2014 04:14:15 | More by Skunkyluvmuffin
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4.75/5  rDev +1.1%

08-27-2014 23:19:52 | More by fuzzcherry
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4/5  rDev -14.9%

08-27-2014 18:44:23 | More by EmptyPockets
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5/5  rDev +6.4%

Great atmosphere, friendly staff, and a nice laid back take on the brew tour. They produce heaps of high quality and delicious beer. Wish I lived closer!

08-26-2014 21:10:15 | More by madstoutmonkee
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5/5  rDev +6.4%

08-26-2014 01:12:09 | More by mitchelmay
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4.76/5  rDev +1.3%

08-25-2014 00:59:31 | More by todder0021
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New Glarus Brewing Company in New Glarus, WI
100 out of 100 based on 212 ratings.