Portland. San Francisco. The other Portland. We all know about some of the traditional brew hubs across the U.S. But these days great beer is popping up all over, often outside of the predictable places and right in the city you call home. Touring a brewery and grabbing some quality pints is a fun, affordable way to spend a Saturday. In honor of the perfect beer-drinking season that is fall, we asked some city-dwellers around the country for some of their local favorites, and even did some…ehem…“research” of our own. Here, some must-hit breweries in on-the-rise beer towns.
Chris Abell is a web producer and contributing writer at Travel+Leisure. You can follow him on Instagram at @buildingflavors.