calling all St. Louis people

Discussion in 'Midwest' started by nlthompson2, May 20, 2013.

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  1. nlthompson2

    nlthompson2 Initiate (0) Jun 19, 2010 Indiana

    I am headed to st. Louis this weekend and I want to hit up a couple breweries. there are so many breweries, which ones are my shouldn't miss breweries?
  2. ramnuts

    ramnuts Initiate (0) Feb 16, 2009 Oregon

    Urban Chestnut. For sure.
  3. fujindemon74

    fujindemon74 Initiate (0) Nov 7, 2012 Pennsylvania

    Having tasted some product...I'd say...

    Perennial Artisan Ales
    Schlafy Beer
  4. Jake1605

    Jake1605 Initiate (0) Nov 24, 2009 Missouri

    Civil Life
    Urban Chestnut
  5. JoEBoBpr

    JoEBoBpr Initiate (0) Feb 26, 2004 Missouri

    Schalfly Tap Room (just tapped a nice Flanders Red)
    Civil Life (Cozy, Quaint, Traditional yet lively!)
    Urban Chestnut Brewing Co. (great variety, great brews)

    Also check out Bridge Tap House (not a brewery but great beer bar).
  6. AstronautMikeDexter

    AstronautMikeDexter Initiate (0) Feb 14, 2013 Indiana

    I second this.

    And get the Cuban.
  7. RendoMike

    RendoMike Initiate (0) Sep 6, 2011 United Kingdom (England)

    Get over to Schlafly Bottleworks for a meal. The food (and of course the beer too) is awesome!
  8. jmccullough108

    jmccullough108 Initiate (0) Jan 3, 2013 Missouri

    Don't forget about 4hands!!
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  9. polishkaz

    polishkaz Disciple (338) May 30, 2011 Connecticut
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    Awesome thread, going June 6-9th myself. Any good beer at the ballpark?
  10. jono0101

    jono0101 Initiate (0) Aug 1, 2011 Missouri
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  11. jono0101

    jono0101 Initiate (0) Aug 1, 2011 Missouri
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    ill give a second to 4 hands, civil life, and perennial. if you have more time, then head over to schlafly and urban chestnut, and if you are looking for good beer bars, iTap in soulard and bridge tap house are awesome, flying saucer recently opened near busch stadium as well. if you can make it outside the city at all and wouldnt mind a little bit of a drive to a lesser known local brewer, i would also recommend exit six in cottleville. they have 20 something taps, 5 are their own beers which are all really good, and they always have great guest taps as well
  12. spartan1979

    spartan1979 Aspirant (295) Dec 29, 2005 Missouri

    It depends on what you like. If you like beers that push the envelope, Perennial and Four Hands. If you like more traditional beers, Schlafly, Civil Life and Urban Chestnut. Civil Life for English Styles, Urban Chestnut for German.

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