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Quebec Montreal Breweries and Bottle Shops

Discussion in 'Canada' started by parkingphi, Mar 30, 2013.

  1. parkingphi

    parkingphi Savant (265) New York Dec 2, 2008 Beer Trader

    I'm going to be taking a vacation up to Montreal at the beginning of July. I was wondering what breweries I should go to other than DDC. I also was hoping to find a bottle shop to stock up on Canadian crafts.
  2. papat444

    papat444 Poobah (1,640) Quebec (Canada) Dec 28, 2006 Beer Trader

    Benelux, l'Amere a boire La Succursale and Cheval Blanc are can't miss brewpubs, after DDC. Vices & Versa is a good beer bar with 30+ taps, all Quebec micros. Peluso and Veux-tu une biere are my favorite bottle shops. You won't find selections from other provinces but there's enough from Quebec to make you happy :)

    Look for Naufrageur (esp. St-Barnabe), Dunham, Hopfenstark and Trois Mousquetaires. There's more but that's all that comes to mind with a hyperactive toddler in my arms :D
  3. ricochet173

    ricochet173 Savant (295) Quebec (Canada) Jul 6, 2011 Beer Trader

    Is there any way we can get a mod to sticky this? Because we get this topic every other week, and it's always the same answers.
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  4. mynie

    mynie Champion (790) Massachusetts Jun 22, 2004 Beer Trader

    All the brewpubs are solid but DDC was the only one I really thought was worth seeking out. Overall, the Canadian beer scene is strikingly different than the US' and I'm glad I went outside of my usual beer comfort zone and stopped by a wide variety of bars--not just beer-specific ones.
  5. hoser

    hoser Savant (460) Alberta (Canada) Feb 17, 2003

    There should be a sticky note for Cantillon questions to.
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