Vermont Beer Shepherd’s mission is to corral and protect a diverse floc of craft breweries from around the globe ensuring a safe passage from independent brewer to beer lover so the consumer has the best beer experience possible.
We are proud to be shepherding these great breweries in our floccs to VT:
Our 1st VT brand! The Shepherds are very proud to bring Four Quarters Brewing into our flocc of awesome indie breweries. A 4 barrel brewery, Four Quarters has been producing artfully crafted, responsibly sourced beers since 2014 in downtown Winooski. Owner Brian...read more
A pioneer in the Northwest style sour beer movement, Cascade Brewing is truly artisanal. In their blending house with more than 1400 French oak, Kentucky Bourbon and Northwest wine barrels, plus 9 foudres, these beautifully crafted beers are created from imagination...read more
We are pumped to shepherd Boneyard Beer to VT! The 1st state to pour their super high quality brews east of the Rockies. Boneyard’s home is Bend, OR, head shepherd Mark Ewald’s old stomping ground. Mark has been a dedicated fan of their hoppy, well balanced IPA’s like...read more
Hailing from Queens, NYC this fiercely independent brewery holds the bar high for themselves, making some of the finest IPA’s on the East Coast. We welcomed Mo’Shuggie IPA, Bon Bon IIPA and a few ½ barrels of Billy Half Stack IPA in our first two shipments. At their...read more
Brewer Arne Johnson is well known and admired throughout the brewing community. Since 1995 Arne has brewed award winning classic ales for Marin Brewing like Mt.Tam Pale Ale, 3 Flowers IPA, and Tiburon Blonde and so many more. We love the high quality, well balanced,...read more
With beer names like Maui Waui, Dank Row and Ganja Juice, you know these beers will be loaded with hops. Altamont’s west coast IPA’s are all uniquely aroma filled and flavorful. Although hops dominate at Altamont, they brew non hoppy winners like Berry White- a low...read more
Berryessa is a 20 barrel craft brewery located in Winters,CA about 25 minutes west of Sacramento. Award winning brewer Chris Miller is brewing top quality, super drinkable beers. Known for their Double Tap IIPA, their low abv Mini Separation Anxiety Session IPA and...read more
Voted the best new brewery in Portland in 2015! Culmination Brewing opened in May 2015 after years of thoughtful and methodical planning. Owner and master brewer Tomas Sluiter has built Culmination Brewing around the idea that sustainable manufacturing and building...read more
Almanac Beer Co. Farm-to-Barrel owners/brewers Jesse Friedman and Damian Fagan are at the forefront of the sour movement. Committed to supporting California agriculture, Jesse and Damien partner with small family owned farms to blend fresh fruit like peaches and...read more
Basecamp has been brewing innovative lagers and ales for the adventurous palate since 2012 at their brew house and taproom in the heart of Portland, Oregon’s brewery district. Their high quality beers are at the frontier of craft brewing as is their dedication to the...read more
Foundation Brewing Company is passionate about brewing and sharing great beer with others. An independent artisanal brewery based in Portland, Maine these highly sought after small batch brews rarely make their way beyond the Maine border. Beer loving locals voted...read more
Gigantic Brewing Company is a tiny, independent, craft brewery located in Portland,OR. Brewer/Owners Ben Love and Van Havig are well-respected veterans of the Oregon brewing community. We love Gigantic IPA’s! Well balanced and super quaffable, we are stoked to deliver...read more
Groundbreaker is a dedicated gluten-free brewery from Portland, OR. Their award winning beer is made with locally sourced chestnuts, lentils, sorghum and hops- no corn derived sugars, no coloring agents and no grain that has been chemically or enzymatically treated to...read more
Moylan’s Brewery has been winning awards for their high quality brews since it was established in 1995 by Brendan Moylan in Novato, CA. A trailblazer in the world of extreme hops, Moylan’s Hopsickle, an Imperial IPA, was first brewed in 2005. Dragoon’s Dry Irish Stout...read more
Handcrafted Ales The Old Lompoc Brewery started producing handcrafted ales in Portland, Oregon back in 1996. Twenty years later, this 15 barrel brew house continues to put out high quality unique beers like their year round C-Note IPA and LSD (Lompoc Special Draft)...read more
Schilling is a progressive, European-influenced small-batch brewery located in NH's White Mountains. 99% of Schilling beer is sold on-site in Littleton, NH. The seven-barrel brewery and adjacent brewpub is housed in a restored 18th-century grist mill on the banks of...read more
Fiercely Independent Hailing from Queens, NYC's Singlecut Beersmiths holds the bar high for themselves, making some of the finest IPA’s on the East Coast. We welcomed this fiercely independent brewery's Mo’Shuggie IPA, Bon Bon IIPA and a few ½ barrels of Billy Half...read more
Where To Find Our Beers
Selections move fast and rotate regularly so please check ahead if you’re hell bent on procuring a particular brew.
Craft Beer Cellar Waterbury
Beverage Den and Smoke Shop
Meulemans’ Craft Draughts
Brewfest Beverage Co.
Route 7 Liquor & Deli
Beverage Warehouse of Vermont
Hunger Mountain Coop
The Growler Garage
Pearl Street Beverage
Village Market of Waterbury
Tastings With The Shepherds
We regularly do tastings of our amazing beers. Find out what’s coming up on our EVENTS page!
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