15 Great Breweries To Check Out In Kentucky


1. West Sixth Brewing, Lexington


501 W Sixth St Suite 100, Lexington
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Located in a 140 year old bakery, West Sixth Brewing creates beers that are enjoyable for the craft beer expert and the layman, alike!

2. Blue Stallion Brewing Company, Lexington


610 W Third St, Lexington
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Blue Stallion crafts fine German lagers and British Ales, with a focus on traditional brewing techniques and ingredients, as enjoyable to the beer enthusiast as the first time craft beer drinker.


3. Against The Grain Brewery, Louisville

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401 East Main St, Louisville
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Located in the southeast corner of Louisville Slugger Field, Against The Grain brews an amazing lineup of beers, and also serves some great food!

4. Country Boy Brewing, Lexington

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436 Chair Ave, Lexington
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Country Boy Brewing has a solid lineup of great beers, with something for every beer lover out there.

5. Bluegrass Brewing Company, Louisville


3929 Shelbyville Road, Louisville | 300 West Main Street, Louisville | 660 South 4th Street, Louisville
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Louisville’s oldest micro brewery, Bluegrass Brewing has been serving up award-winning beer since 1993!

6. Kentucky Ale, Lexington


401 Cross St, Lexington
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They’re actually The Lexington Brewing and Distilling Co., but are often referred to as Kentucky Ale after their first original brew!

7. Falls City Beer, Louisville

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120 S 10th St, Louisville
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Falls City Beer has a storied history, and they specialize in pale ales.

8. Braxton Brewing Company, Covington


27 W 7th St, Covington
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Family-run, Braxton Brewing Company had a humble beginning in a garage, fueled by a love of brewing!

9. Dry Ground Brewing Co., Paducah

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3121 Broadway, Paducah
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Paducah’s first craft brewery, Dry Ground Brewing Company resides in the historic Kentucky Coke Plant.


10. Apocalypse Brew Works, Louisville


1612 Mellwood Ave, Louisville
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Whether you’re looking for a pint or a growler, Apocalypse Brew Works is the place to to find quality small-batch beer.

11. Ei8ht Ball Brewing, Newport


95 Riviera Dr, Newport
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Featuring an amazing selection of craft beers, Ei8ht Ball Brewing is the place to go when you want a great beer!

12. Great Flood Brewing Co., Louisville

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2120 Bardstown Rd, Louisville
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A Louisville fan favorite, Great Flood Brewing has a great selection of 16 draft beers to try.

13. Beer Engine, Danville

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107 Larrimore Ln, Danville
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Passionate about the community and the beer they create, Beer Engine makes some unique beers that challenge the palate!

14. Ethereal Brewing, Lexington


1224 Manchester St, Lexington
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With a focus on Belgian farmhouse and American craft beers, Ethereal Brewing are passionate and creative in their brewing.

15. Rooster Brew, Paris


609 Main St, Paris
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Paris, Kentucky’s first micro brewery, located in the heart of the downtown business district.

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