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Beehive State or Beer State?

If you’re joining us in the Beehive State for the 2023 AFSA Annual Meeting and you have a thirst for some hoppy goodness, you’re in luck. Salt Lake City may surprise you with its vibrant craft beer scene. Check out a few of the breweries you’ve got to look forward to.

The Uinta Brewing Company, situated on the east side of downtown Salt Lake City, is known for its diverse selection of craft beers that cater to every palate. From their flagship Cutthroat Pale Ale to their refreshing summertime favorite, the Golden Spike Hefeweizen, Uinta truly has something for everyone.

Located in the trendy Sugar House neighborhood, Epic Brewing Company, known for pushing the boundaries of brewing with their bold and innovative creations. With an extensive lineup of adventurous brews like their Big Bad Baptist Imperial Stout and their Brainless Belgian Ale, Epic will take your taste buds on a wild ride. The taproom is a cozy spot where you can sip your beer and indulge in some delicious food pairings.

Situated in the Granary District, Fisher Brewing Company prides itself on using locally sourced ingredients and supporting local businesses. Their taproom, housed in a restored 1950s warehouse, exudes a laid-back atmosphere that makes you want to kick back and enjoy their range of brews, including their fan-favorite Fisher Beer and their hop-forward Hoppy Lager.

Prepare your taste buds for a Finnish-inspired adventure at Kiitos Brewing. Located in the west side of Salt Lake City, Kiitos offers a unique selection of craft beers infused with Nordic flavors. From their Lingonberry Saison to their Coffee Porter brewed with locally roasted beans.

Proper Brewing Co. combines its love for craft beer with a passion for creating delicious food. While enjoying their popular English-style Proper Beer or their creatively hopped Hopspital IPA, you can also indulge in their mouthwatering menu offerings. Their taprooms offer a warm and friendly environment where you can relax, unwind, and enjoy the best of both worlds.

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Beehive State or Beer State?
Jun 09, 2023

Beehive State or Beer State?

If you’re joining us in the Beehive State for the 2023 AFSA Annual Meeting and you have a thirst for some hoppy goodness, you’re in luck. Salt Lake City may surprise you with its vibrant craft beer scene. Check… Read the rest

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