Tomorrow (April 7) is National Beer Day, and the best way to celebrate is by supporting our local breweries. We’re lucky to be surrounded by a variety of heavenly hops so we’ve compiled a list just for you. Whether you love a tangy IPA or smooth lager, you’ll find something on this list to quench your thirst. Cheers!
The warehouse environment just adds to its laid-back sense. Here you can enjoy a pint of beer and just relax. The usual suspects include a hefeweizen, IPA and stout, among others plus seasonal surprises.
4160 NW 1st Ave. #21, Boca Raton; 561/325-8495; prosperitybrewers.com
Barrel of Monks
Tucked inside a warehouse district, this tasting room is not what you expect. Gleaming chandeliers, plush seating and an imposing bar welcome you in. Its Wizard Wit is a fan favorite, but there are plenty of regular and seasonal beers to choose from including a dubbel, tripel, quadrupel, and saison.
1141 S Rogers Cir. #5, Boca Raton; 561/510-1253; barrelofmonks.com
Order an IPA or seasonal stout, and while sipping you can feel even better knowing that proceeds from sales go to ocean based charities. Plus, there’s always a food truck serving up snacks and live music on the weekends.
1701 W Atlantic Ave., Delray Beach; 561/865-5373; saltwaterbrewery.com
Pompano Beach Brewing Company
Formerly known as Bangin’ Banjo, this new iteration features new beers in redesigned cans. Year-round beers include a cream ale, IPA and Belgian pale-ale with seasonal beers like a wintery stout and fruited sour.
3200 NW 23rd Ave. #500, Pompano Beach; 954/978-3113; pompanobeachbrewing.com
Due South Brewing Co.
What started off as a personal project for owner Mike Halker turned into a beer empire. Today the expansive warehouse houses a brewery, taproom and wine room under one roof. Famous for its Caramel Cream Ale, you’ll find plenty of specialty and seasonal beers here too.
2900 High Ridge Rd. #3, Boynton Beach; 561/463-2337; duesouthbrewing.com
Copperpoint Brewing Company
Focused on the best ingredients possible, this brewery boasts Florida grown orange peels and a reverse osmosis purification system along with tap handles and stainless steel tanks that are made in America. Choose from a Blood Orange wit, A-10 Red IPA or smooth larger and pair it with fare from one of the rotating food trucks that are on site every day.
151 Commerce Rd., Boynton beach; 561/508-7676; copperpointbrewingcompany.com