Craft beer is making its presence felt in the Niagara region and Oast House Brewers is a popular name in the business. Situated in the historic town of Niagara-on-the-Lake, the brewery is a refurbished barn with a rustic appeal. The striking red exterior of the brewery is matched by the charming interiors and patio. A huge part of the brewery’s appeal lies in the unique flavours of the craft beer that it produces.
Local ingredients are sourced directly from farmers in Niagara and used to prepare small batches of craft beer. By procuring hops and ingredients locally it celebrates the farm to glass method and that reflects in the distinct taste of the beer. The Farmhouse Ales include the Saison 750 ml bottle with its different aromas and the complex flavours of banana, black pepper and citrus. Also available in a 750 ml bottle is the Biere de Garde with its strong malt flavours and hints of caramel, cocoa and cherry.
Variety of Craft Beer Types
Barn Raiser is the flagship beer of Oast House Brewers. It’s a dry-hopped pale ale with flavours and aromas of grapefruit, peach and apricot. The Farmer’s Tan IPA is another interesting beer with its clean hop bitterness, and hints of passionfruit, pineapple and peach. Other wonderful flavours are also available at the brewery for every kind of taste. You can pair it with the delicious food or just enjoy the beers. In addition to the regular brews, the brewery also has a range of seasonal beers.
When the weather is good, the outdoor patio is a great place to hang out and sip on your favourite beer. The wonderful music adds to the atmosphere and makes it truly relaxing. Another favourite with the visitors here is the ping pong table for a game or two. Along with a delightful ambience, the brewery has views of the neighbouring vineyard as well.
Niagara-on-the-Lake Craft Brewery
The two storey brewery also has tours and tastings conducted by the knowledgeable and friendly staff who know their beers inside out. You can tour the property, understand the beer making process and sample the beers. Their craft beer is available at other local establishments and restaurants as well. The brewery also participates in special events and occasions where its unique beers are always in demand.
Oast House Brewers is a great location to visit when in Niagara-on-the-Lake. When in Niagara Falls visit the cities #1 Rated Craft Brewery, the Niagara Brewing Company. Niagara Brewing Company is located on Clifton Hill, and inside Falls Avenue Resort. Open 7 days a week, it provides on-site brewed Craft Beer in the heart of Niagara. It is also served throughout the Marriott Fallsview Hotel & Spa, including our Lobby Lounge and on-site Restaurant.
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