Drop-In Brewing Company

Drop-In Brewing CompanyDrop-In Brewing Company
BA SCORE
3.75/5
339 Ratings
Drop-In Brewing CompanyDrop-In Brewing Company
PLACE INFO

Type: Brewery, Bar, Beer-to-go

610 Route 7 S
Middlebury, Vermont, 05753-8987
United States

(802) 989-7414 | map
dropinbrewing.com

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Added by Rifugium on 10-04-2012

BEER STATS
Beers:
36
Reviews:
64
Ratings:
339
PLACE STATS
BA Score:
4.01/5
Reviews:
7
Ratings:
32
pDev:
11.97%
 
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Ratings: 32 |  Reviews: 7
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3.52/5  rDev -12.2%
vibe: 3.5 | quality: 2.5 | service: 4.75 | selection: 3.5

The best thing by far about this brewery is the service. Everyone serving tasters (and now pints) has been friendly and personable, enriching the experience. I don't ever have the heart to tell them that the beer is consistently disappointing. It used to be riddled with off-flavors, now those are gone but so is any flavor but water. Such a shame that this represents a brewing school in Vermont.

The shelves are filled with empty bottles and cans from other, much better, local brewers. It's kind of a shrine to VT brewing. Unfortunately, it just reminds me that I could be drinking something I'd enjoy a lot more.

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Photo of Mattybuchs
3.81/5  rDev -5%
vibe: 3.75 | quality: 3.5 | service: 4 | selection: 4

Family friendly, dog friendly, about 7 draft offerings, growler fills, can sales to go. Nice selection of different styles both American and European

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3.75/5  rDev -6.5%
vibe: 3.75 | quality: 3.75 | service: 3.75 | selection: 3.75

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3.48/5  rDev -13.2%
vibe: 3 | quality: 3 | service: 4.5 | selection: 3.25

Photo of JLK7299
4.4/5  rDev +9.7%
vibe: 5 | quality: 4 | service: 5 | selection: 4

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3.65/5  rDev -9%
vibe: 3.5 | quality: 3.75 | service: 3.5 | selection: 3.75

They had the gall to not fill my Fiddlehead Growler bottle so I haven't been back
Fair but not great beer

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3.89/5  rDev -3%
vibe: 3 | quality: 4.25 | service: 3.5 | selection: 4.25

Photo of fastestmanalive
3.58/5  rDev -10.7%
vibe: 3.5 | quality: 3.75 | service: 3.5 | selection: 3.5

Photo of smb71481
3.97/5  rDev -1%
vibe: 3.75 | quality: 4 | service: 3.75 | selection: 4.25

Photo of tobelerone
3.58/5  rDev -10.7%
vibe: 3.5 | quality: 3.75 | service: 3.75 | selection: 3.25

Photo of LXIXME
4.14/5  rDev +3.2%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4 | service: 4.75 | selection: 3.75

Photo of Jonesm212
4.58/5  rDev +14.2%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4.5 | service: 5 | selection: 4.5

Photo of lindsay802
5/5  rDev +24.7%
vibe: 5 | quality: 5 | service: 5 | selection: 5

I have enjoyed every single one of my half dozen visits to Drop In Brewery in Middlebury, VT. Every time I stop in, I'm greeted by warm and welcoming staff that somehow remembers the smallest details I shared on my precious visit. Their Heart of Lothian was the first brew to steal my heart, and since then their 'Dude, Are You Okay?' IPA has become my favorite. They demonstrate a true love for the art of craft brewing, and I look forward to haunting their entry on a regular basis. Worth the 40 mile drive, every time.

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3.75/5  rDev -6.5%
vibe: 3.75 | quality: 3.75 | service: 3.75 | selection: 3.75

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3.84/5  rDev -4.2%
vibe: 3.25 | quality: 4 | service: 4 | selection: 3.75

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4.12/5  rDev +2.7%
vibe: 3.5 | quality: 3.5 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.75

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4.05/5  rDev +1%
vibe: 3.75 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4.25 | selection: 3.75

Offer brewing and beer courses, a great educational location.

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Photo of Chuck_IPA_Mathus
3.9/5  rDev -2.7%
vibe: 2 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4.25 | selection: 4

only thing to change.. make it a tasting room.. where people can actually sit down and enjoy a pint.. currently one must stand or walk around the small retail shop with the drink of choice. make it comfortable more people will come in and stay a while. Great IPA and IIPA

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3.67/5  rDev -8.5%
vibe: 3.75 | quality: 3.5 | service: 4 | selection: 3.5

Photo of WillieThreebiers
3.5/5  rDev -12.7%

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4.8/5  rDev +19.7%

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3/5  rDev -25.2%

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4.25/5  rDev +6%

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3.75/5  rDev -6.5%

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3.75/5  rDev -6.5%

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Drop-In Brewing Company in Middlebury, VT
Brewery rating: 3.75 out of 5 with 339 ratings
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