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von Trapp Brewing

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BEER AVG
3.9/5
von Trapp Brewingvon Trapp Brewing
PLACE INFO

Type: Brewery, Bar, Eatery

1333 Luce Hill Rd
Stowe, Vermont, 05672
United States

(802) 253-0900 | map
www.vontrappbrewing.com

Notes:
The new von Trapp Brewery built in the spring of 2015 is located on the von Trapp property just South of the Trapp Family Lodge. Doors to the Brewery as well as our 6,000 square foot Bierhalle restaurant will officially open to the public late Summer 2016. Tastings and purchases of von Trapp year round and seasonal lagers are still available at our Deli bakery. Open: 7:00 AM-7PM (Food at 6:00).

Added by TrappBrewery on 04-08-2010

BEER STATS
Beers:
9
Reviews:
196
Ratings:
765
PLACE STATS
Place Score:
88
Reviews:
18
Ratings:
57
Avg:
3.84
pDev:
14.32%
 
 
Taps:
0
Bottles/Cans:
0
Cask:
N
Beer-to-Go:
Y
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Reviews by laurastradford:
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3.38/5  rDev -12%
vibe: 5 | quality: 3 | service: 3 | selection: 3.5 | food: 3.5

We went here as the second stop on day three of a VT brewery tour. We had some nice food, my friends and I went for the meat and cheese plate, I think we ordered this around fiv times around VT, never disappointed. The beers here were a let down for us. We had the Golden, Amber, Dunkel and Summer. One person in the group commented that the Summer tasted like cigar ashes and another person chimed in with hot garbage. So I am going to have to say that was not the winner for us. The location is beautiful and the food was fine. We just expected more from the beer.

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3.91/5  rDev +1.8%
vibe: 3.75 | quality: 4 | service: 4.25 | selection: 3.5 | food: 4

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4/5  rDev +4.2%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4 | service: 4 | selection: 4 | food: 4

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4.16/5  rDev +8.3%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4 | selection: 4.25 | food: 4.25

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3.99/5  rDev +3.9%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4 | service: 4 | selection: 3.75

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4.31/5  rDev +12.2%
vibe: 4.75 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4

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3.64/5  rDev -5.2%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4 | service: 3.75 | selection: 3 | food: 3.5

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2/5  rDev -47.9%
vibe: 1.75 | quality: 1.75 | service: 1.75 | selection: 2.75 | food: 1.75

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3.89/5  rDev +1.3%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.25 | service: 3.75 | selection: 3.5 | food: 3.5

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3.98/5  rDev +3.6%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 3.75 | service: 4 | selection: 4 | food: 4

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3.96/5  rDev +3.1%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4 | service: 4 | selection: 3.75

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3.96/5  rDev +3.1%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4 | service: 4 | selection: 3.75 | food: 4.25

Photo of Jwale73
3.68/5  rDev -4.2%
vibe: 3.5 | quality: 3.5 | service: 4 | selection: 3.5 | food: 4

Visited the Trapp Family Lodge between 12/23/14 & 12/24/14. The brewhouse itself is located below the deli and not at the lodge proper, at least for the interim until the expansion down the road is completed. Generally speaking, the deli is a decent place to grab a quick bite - menu consists of standard fare (e.g. wraps, salads, etc.), as well as some German cuisine (e.g brats, spaetzle, etc.), with some rotating specials. The deli (as well as the lodge proper) generally has the three standard drafts (helles, dunkel, and vienna lagers), as well as a seasonal (the Trosten Bier was being served at the time of my visit). The front space is comprised of glass cases and counters where pastries, coffee, souvenirs (e.g. glassware, hats, etc.) and pre-filled growlers can be purchased. The connecting rooms consist of a small seating area with approximately 8 tables and an adjacent bar space with approximately 12-16 stools and a wonderful scenic view of the surrounding area. The food was quite good for a what it was and the service was friendly and prompt. If you're in the area, it's worth a stop; however, I wouldn't call it a beer destination per se. However, it is quite nice to see traditional German lagers being brewed in VT.

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Photo of PlatonicOtterLuv
4/5  rDev +4.2%

Spectacular views, impeccable service, and well constructed lagers. The seasonals in particular are recommended - their schwarzbier was a lovely surprise. The structures are starting to show their age, but still hold a ton of charm. The taproom is newer than most facilities here, but is small.

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Photo of BGsWo22
4/5  rDev +4.2%

Great view and decent lager

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3.75/5  rDev -2.3%

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4/5  rDev +4.2%

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3.98/5  rDev +3.6%

Small little brewery in the basement of the complex's Deli/Bakery. Not in the Lodge itself, but down the road.

5 taps on, all house beers, all classic German styles. Got the flight- the Dunkel and the Helles won out. Didn't get any food, but it looked solid anyway- German classics, with the local flair Vermont is known for. Food didn't look super expensive, but the flight kind of was ($10 for 4 samplers of low ABV beer, hm)

Worth a stop for sure. They have bottles of everything available to take home, too. Couldn't tell if they did growler fills.

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von Trapp Brewing in Stowe, VT
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