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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.


Thursday April 19th, 2018

Alchemist Heady Topper: An American Double IPA, packed with over 120 IBU 8% $7 CAN

Alchemist Broken Spoke: DIPA Amarillo w/ German malt driven haze crisp, clean 8% $7 CAN

Alchemist Focal Banger: Crisp,clean malt character w/ copious additions of Citra &Mosaic hops 7% $7 CAN

Aeronaut 1st Steps on a Sour Planet: BerlinerWeisse Tart & fantastically light.3.5% $7

Aeronaut A Year w/ Dr. Nandu: Mosaic-hopped, tropical fruit aromas -- especially passionfruit & pineapple -- with bitterness and a clean finish. 6.3% $7

Aeronaut IGC (Imperial Galaxic Cirrocumulus): IPA- Imperial Double w/ juiciness 7.9% $7

Alvinne Cuvee Freddy (Sofie Edition)" is a barrel aged version of our blond 10 ABV sour 8% $7

Brasserie Dunham Sirkawa Costa Rica: Imperial Strong coffee aroma with roasted malt. Taste is coffee, roasted malt, chocolate notes 9.5% $7

Cider Creek Dreams of Charlotte: Strawberry, guava and honey sour w/ brett lambic 5% $7

Foley Brothers Loco Moco: Imperial Stout brewed with blackstrap molasses. 10.2% $7

Foley Brothers Pieces of Eight:This delicious double IPA is brewed and dry hopped twice with an amazing blend of eight hop varieties to create a one of a kind experience 8% $7

Four Quarters Juniper Rose: Ipa with Pink Boots Hops and Hibiscus 7.3% $7

Four Quarters Double Comet: a DIPA made w/ Comet hops 8% $7

Frost Beer Works Lushicle:a new softer and creamier iteration of "Lush" 8% $7

Frost Beer Works Shush Boy: incorporates Eureka, Mosaic, Denali, and Lemondrop hops and introduces himself as a citrusy, tropical kinda guy 6% $7

Hill Farmstead Edward: American Pale Ale, unfiltered and dry-hopped with citrus and pine 5.2% $7

Hill Farmstead Everett: Porter w/ chocolate, coffee, and malty sweetness. 7.5% $7

Hill Farmstead Florence: Saison farmhouse ale Pale Malt; Vermont Organic Wheat; American and European Hops; Ale Yeast, and our Well Water 5% $7

Hill Farmstead Harlan: Edward’s slightly more aggressive alter-ego. Dry-hopped w/ Columbus hops. 6.2% $7

Idletyme Guava Lotta Love DIPA: DIPA on Guava fruit. 8% $7

Knee Deep Stoutella:Chocolate Hazelnut Milk Stout!6% $7

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

Lawson’s Super Session#8: American IPA - light, refreshing low alcohol yet full of Mosaic hop 4.8%  $7

Left Hand Polestar Pils: German styled  Light, crisp and elegant, pilsner 5.5% $7

Mayflower Imperial Stout: American double/ Imperial stout 10th anniversary. 11% $7

River Roost Illusionati: Coffee Stout w/ Abracadabra Coffee 6.8% $7

River Roost Object M 31: IPA w/ galaxy hops 6.6% $7

River Roost Strong Suit: DIPA  Dipa with juicy and hazy 8.2% $7

River Roost Tropical Moonhouse: Puree Soursop / Tangerine and Lactose w/ Martian Moonhouse 7.4% $7

River Roost Double Dry Hopped Glimpse:  a juice bomb w/melon, mango, pineapple, grapes and orange pulp. Citra Mosaic and Vic Secret 7.8%$7

Schilling Kamarade Nitro:Crafted with a dose of Chocolate rye and restrained hopping to produce a malt-centric, lingering finish 7.7% $7

Ten Bends Rakau Session: session Pale ale made with N.Z. Rakau hops( hoppy not bitter) 4.9% $7

Weihenstephaner Vitus:spicy single-bock:brewed w/ centuries-old brewing tradition on the Weihenstephan hill. Fruity smell of dried apricots joins aromas of citrus, cloves and hints of banana.7.7% $7            


On Cask: Aeronaut Hop, Hop and Away w/ Galaxy 4.9% $7                                                                  4/19/18