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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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Wednesday July 1st, 2015


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

Brouwerij  Palm Steenbrugge Tripel: Belgian Tripel w/gruit.  Fruity, floral  w/ malty sweetness 8.7% $7

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

Crop Bohemian PilsnerGolden, light bitterness, dry hop aroma. 4.5% $7.00

Crop: Blueberry WheatBavarian Wheat beer fermented with blueberries with subtle flavors of fruit in aroma & finish 5.5% $7.

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

Green Flash Double Stout: Golden naked oats, roasted malts, chocolate & hint of coffee.  8.8% $7.00

Hill Farmstead Conduct of Life #1: American Pale Ale with Citra & Amarillo 5% $7

Hill Farmstead Cascade Single Hop Pale Ale: American Pale Ale brewed exclusively with Segal Ranch Cascade hops 5.2% $7

Hill Farmstead Double Citra: American Imperial Pale Ale bittered, flavored, and dry hopped exclusively with Citra hops from the American Pacific Northwest. 8% abv. $7

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

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

Hill Farmstead Excursions #1: IPA w/ Pacific NW hops, Citra & Amarillo, lemony, slightly resinous 6.2% $7

Hill  Farmstead Harlan: IPA Edward’s slightly more aggressive alter-ego, dry hopped with Columbus 6% $7

Hill Farmstead Mosaic: Am Pale bittered, flavored & dry hopped w/Mosaic, fruity w/ earthy pine 5% $7

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

Hill Farmstead Works of Love #1: A hoppy blonde ale with Earl Gray tea; dry hopped with Amarillo, Citra and Centennial. 3.6% $7

Lawsons 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 Mama’s Little Yella Pils: Pilsner w/German Malts & Saaz hops.  Light & refreshing 5.3% $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% $7