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Crushing the Can Beer Vessel Guide for Your First Trip to the Brewery

Move over sports bars and pubs, a new beer-drinker’s scene is on the rise. The number of operating breweries in the U.S. totaled 4,296 in 2015, marking a 15% growth and breaking the American all-time record. Known for making and selling their own product, breweries create opportunities for visitors to explore locally made flavors and styles.

Stepping out of your commercial-beer comfort zone might not only expose you to new tastes, but also to new beer containers and sizing. Brewers use a variety of beer vessels designed for the best experience of each particular brew. Here’s a brief guide to get you started, so you know exactly how much booze you’re getting, and why.

At the Brewery

Samples and Tasters

For sampling different types of beers and ciders, many breweries will offer “flights”– a collection of about four different beverages served in glasses between two andMove over sp...

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