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The Best Beer w/ Great Pub Food

The best local vt beer selection~chef jamie nelson's fine fare


At The Blackback we are all about the beer. It is the reason we are here. We proudly cater to the many beer fans from all over the world. Waterbury VT is the Epicenter of beer in the Northeast and arguably one of the finest in the nation. We also recognize the important role beer has played in this towns recent history. From beer comes life and vitality which celebrates our localvore farm to plate business model.


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Saturday August 1st,, 2015


Alchemist Focal Banger: American IPA brewed with citra & Mosiac 7% $7  - CAN

Alchemist Heady Topper- Double IPA - Hoppy, pineapple, tropical fruit, lemon & citrus  8%  $7.00—CAN

Citizen Cider Full Nelson: Hoppy slightly bubbly cider made with Nelson Sauvin hops. 6.8% $7.00

Crop Doubletyme DIPA :pale ale malts provide the backbone for this dry-hopped ale. A blend of  Eureka and Equinox hops. 8% $7

Crop Bohemian Pilsner: Czec Pilsner, golden, light bitterness, dry hop aroma 4.5% $7

Evil Twin Falco: American IPA - Citrus, tropical fruits with a bready malt. 7%    $7.00

Frost Beer Works  More IIPA:  Am Double/Imp IPA with Citrus & Pine, mildly bitter 8.5% $7

Hill Farmstead Abner: Double Pale Ale-Unfiltered, dry hopped, flowery, citrus & pine 8%  $7.00

Hill Farmstead Edward: American Pale Ale, unfiltered and dry hopped with citrus &  pine  5.2% $6.00

Hill Farmstead Dorothy: Farmstead Ale brewed with Wheat, hopped with Citra 7% $7

Hill Farmstead Everett:  American porter, caramel, chocolate malt, roasted barley, Columbus hops 7.5% $7

Hill Farmstead Excursions #4: Experimental hop IPA brewed with four varieties of New Zealand hops 6.3%  $7

Grassroots Legitimacy: IPA with Citrusy hops from Pacific NW, dry  hopped w/Sincoe 6.7% $7

Hill Farmstead Nelson Sauvin Pale Ale: Am Pale bittered, flavored & dry hopped w/Nelson Sauvin 5.2% $7

Hill Farmstead Society and Solitude#1Imperial IPA brewed exclusively with Cascade hops and Weyermann Vienna Malt. 8.2%  $7.00

Hill Farmstead/ Svaneke Raskolnikov: Baltic Porter rich & dark with honey & smoke malt 8% $7

Lawson’s Sip Of Sunshine IPA - India Pale Alelight blend of tropical fruits, orange & pine 8%   $7

Lawson’s Super Session#2:  light  & refreshing , low alcohol, full hop character of a Session IPA  4.5%  $7

Left Hand Nitro Milk Stout: (Nitro) Sweet, dark delicious stout with roasted malt & coffee flavors 6% $7

Oskar Blues Ten Fidy: Imperial stout, malty, chocolate, coffee and caramel  11% $7

Ram Island Maine Meadworks: Lavender Lemon sweetness with touch of sour  $7.00

Rodenbach Grand Cru: Belgian red ale with tones of black cherry and vanilla sour 5.2%  $7

Zero Gravity Conehead: Wheat IPA hopped with citra 5.7% $6.00

Zero Gravity Sans Souci: Farmhouse Pale Ale with Pilsner malt, Belgian yeast and American hop. Spicy with tropical fruit light-bodied.   5%   $7