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Veracious Brewing Company

246 Main St, Monroe, CT 06468-1171
+1 203-880-5670
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Great beer with occasional live music. A fun meet up place. Bring your own pizza or food. It's... read more

Reviewed October 6, 2017
Viking-Ken
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Monroe, Connecticut
Love Veracious

I enjoyed getting a flight, so I can decide my fav beer. My husband fills up his growler every... read more

Reviewed October 5, 2017
imirish2016
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Trumbull, Connecticut
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Veracious Brewing Company in Monroe Connecticut was created by Tess and Mark Szamatulski the owners of Maltose Express. Tess and Mark have written two books on brewing beer and have operated Maltose Express for 27 years. They brew many styles of beer and now have 19 beers on tap in their tap room. Please stop in and try world-class beers in a local setting.
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Hours Today: 3:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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246 Main St, Monroe, CT 06468-1171
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+1 203-880-5670
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Reviewed October 6, 2017

Great beer with occasional live music. A fun meet up place. Bring your own pizza or food. It's also good for family dinners.

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Mark S, Owner at Veracious Brewing Company, responded to this reviewResponded December 11, 2017

Thank for visiting our tap room. We currently have 19 beers on tap and hope ot have a beer for each customer that comes in.

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Reviewed October 5, 2017

I enjoyed getting a flight, so I can decide my fav beer. My husband fills up his growler every weekend. All of the staff are very friendly. The atmosphere is nice, fun for all ages, they have board games to play. We have been on...More

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Mark S, Owner at Veracious Brewing Company, responded to this reviewResponded December 11, 2017

Thanks for you review and for visiting Veracious Brewing. Please stop in and try our latest group of beers to drink in the winter, including our Sweet Stout, American Stout, Imperial Stout and our Christmas Beer "Noella".

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Reviewed September 24, 2017

Veracious Brewing Company recently opened their doors to the thirsty craft beer drinkers of New England. They did a nice job designing the tasting room. The beers are so so and should improve as they get their feet underneath them. I did like the Porter...More

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Mark S, Owner at Veracious Brewing Company, responded to this reviewResponded December 11, 2017

Thanks for visiting our tap room. We are glad you liked our Porter. If you like dark beers we now have our milk stout and imperial stout on tap.

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Reviewed September 24, 2017 via mobile

Veracious Brewing Company is one of CT's newest breweries. The tap room is one of the nicests I have been to. I like the Time & 1/2 IPA. I was disappointed in the BLOOBS (blueberry beer). It tasted more like a sour than an American...More

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Mark S, Owner at Veracious Brewing Company, responded to this reviewResponded December 11, 2017

Thanks for visiting our brewery. We use local blueberries in our Bloobs which give the beer a slightly tart taste. We use 1 pound of blueberries per gallon of beer. The base beer is an wheat beer so you get some tanginess from the wheat...More

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Reviewed August 9, 2017 via mobile

Mark and Tess are very knowledgeable and make some very well rounded beers. Many different IPA's, very fresh fruit beers using local fruits

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Mark S, Owner at Veracious Brewing Company, responded to this reviewResponded December 11, 2017

Thanks for visiting our tap room and for the nice review. We try to make each beer better each time we brew it and currently have 19 beers on tap.

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Reviewed May 12, 2017 via mobile

Excellent beer and most friendly owners and staff; been here many times and always made to feel welcome; their dog even greets the patrons; best beer on tap is Lucy's Last Call. Growlers to fill and go!

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Mark S, Owner at Veracious Brewing Company, responded to this reviewResponded December 11, 2017

Thanks for visiting and reviewing our brewery. Lucy's is back on tap along with our BNelgian-Style Christmas beer "Noella"

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Reviewed April 22, 2017

This brewery always has a wide selection of beers available. Some are better than others. Their milk stout is the best milk stout I have ever tasted. For that alone I would give them an A+. I have also enjoyed a brew they make called...More

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Management response:Responded May 9, 2017

Thank you David for your review and visiting Veracious. We are always striving to make better and varied styles of beers. Our goal is to have the customer come in and at least love one of our beers. Some styles are not for everyone that's...More

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Reviewed April 11, 2017

We recently visited Veracious Brewing Company on a Saturday afternoon. We were drawn by the fact that this particular brewery has been noted as one of the best in the state. Along with a family member we shared two flights allowing us to sample eight...More

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Management response:Responded April 11, 2017

Thank you for visiting our brewery. We are happy that you enjoyed our beers. We will be canning in the near future but you can definitely take growlers to go now. If you will be stopping at other places before you go home we will...More

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Reviewed March 29, 2017

This is a great place for my husband and I to meet after work for a good beer or two. We have also brought our boys here and ordered food delivered, which is awesome!! They have some games to play, which helps keep the boys...More

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Management response:Responded March 31, 2017

Thank you so much for your review. Mark and I and our wonderful staff work very hard to make everyone feel welcome and become a part of our Veracious family. Tess

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Reviewed March 26, 2017 via mobile

My 3rd visit to Veracious. It's a lively place with a fun crowd and tasty beer! Knowledgeable staff answered all our questions about the length of time to complete brews depending on the type of beer.

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Management response:Responded April 3, 2017

Thank you for your nice review of our brewery. We are constantly changing our line up of beers and now have a cider on tap from New England Cider Company!

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