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Veracious Brewing Company

246 Main St, Monroe, CT 06468-1171
+1 203-880-5670
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Good Beer

The beer was good. The atmosphere was dark and somewhat uninviting. Normal Brewery operations... read more

Reviewed 30 April 2018
BG1212
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Local Fun

Great beer with occasional live music. A fun meet up place. Bring your own pizza or food. It's... read more

Reviewed 6 October 2017
Viking-Ken
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Monroe, 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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246 Main St, Monroe, CT 06468-1171
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Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

The beer was good. The atmosphere was dark and somewhat uninviting. Normal Brewery operations were halted based on a can released today. Instead of changing your Brewery policies you should add a staff member to handle the demand . Because in the end, while we...More

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Reviewed 6 October 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 11 December 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 5 October 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 11 December 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 24 September 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 11 December 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 24 September 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 11 December 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 9 August 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 11 December 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 12 May 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 11 December 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 22 April 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 9 May 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 11 April 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 11 April 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 29 March 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 31 March 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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