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    Published: July 18, 2019

    By: Frances Ellison 

    • Photo Credit: Yards Brewery

    Philly is beer central--we even have a neighborhood nicknamed "Brewerytown."

     

    Here's where to go to learn more about how Philly beers are made and to sample some suds. (Just remember to drink responsibly!)

     

    What's your favorite Philly-brewed beer? Let us know TwitterFacebook and Instagram @Phillyfunguide!

    Philadelphia Brewing Company

    2440 Frankford Avenue

     

    OUR FAVORITE BREW:
    PBC Kenzinger

     

    PAIRS WELL WITH:
    Philadelphia Brewing Company's Kensington neighborhood is full of arts and culture offerings, like Walking Fish Theatre and Crane Arts.

    Yards Brewing Company

    500 Spring Garden Street

     

    OUR FAVORITE BREW:
    Yards Pale Ale

     

    PAIRS WELL WITH:
    Yards has its own kitchen with a menu of soups, small plates and sandwiches!

    Victory Brewing Company

    420 Acorn Lane, Downingtown, PA

     

    OUR FAVORITE BREW:

    Victory HopDevil India Pale Ale

     

    PAIRS WELL WITH:

    Hungry after the tour? We recommend checking out the brewpub's seasonal cheese and charcuterie boards.

    Dock Street Brewing Company

    701 S 50th Street

     

    OUR FAVORITE BREW:

    Dock Street Firehouse Saison

     

    PAIRS WELL WITH:
    Dock Street is located in vibrant West Philadelphia, just down the street from Curio Theatre Company.

    Weyerbacher Brewing Company

    905 Line St, Easton, PA

     

    OUR FAVORITE BREW:

    Heresy

     

    PAIRS WELL WITH:

    Weyerbacher is located in Easton, but is served all over the Philadelphia area in local bars and restaurant. Check out Mortiarty's on Walnut Street in Center City. They have the best wings in town and are located just a few blocks from The Walnut Street Theatre.

    Frances Ellison is the Assistant Manager of Digital Marketing for the Greater Philadelphia Cultural Alliance, and handles all things Phillyfunguide, including all digital content, social media and of course, the weekly Funsavers email. If you enjoy irreverently yelling into the void, read her portfolio or follow her on Twitter. 

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