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Check out 23 local breweries to raise a pint of Ocean State ale


Our small state packs a lot of punch when it comes to craft brews. From Woonsocket all the way to Westerly, passionate brewmasters are concocting new and exciting pints for beer lovers of all stripes. These businesses represent craft brewing on all scales, from newer, small batch brewers like Buttonwoods Brewery in Cranston and Shaidzon Beer Co. in West Kingston, to the regionally distributed Grey Sail Brewing in Westerly, to cans being shipped all over the country out of Narragansett Beer’s home at The Guild in Pawtucket. Use this checklist to keep track as you – responsibly – embark on an Ocean State brewery tour.  

 1. Apponaug Brewing Co., Warwick 

 2. Beer on Earth, North Kingstown 

 3. Buttonwoods Brewery, Cranston 

 4. Coddington Brewing Company, Middletown 

 5. Crooked Current Brewery, Pawtucket 

 6. Foolproof Brewing Company, Pawtucket 

 7. Grey Sail Brewing, Westerly 

 8. Linesider Brewing, East Greenwich 

 9. Long Live Beerworks, Providence 

 10. Newport Craft Brewing, Newport 

 11. Proclamation Ale Company, Warwick 

 12. Providence Brewing Company, North Providence 

 13. Ragged Island Brewing, Portsmouth 

 14. Ravenous Brewing, Woonsocket 

 15. Revival Brewing Company, Cranston 

 16. Shaidzon Beer Company, West Kingston 

 17. Smug Brewery, Pawtucket 

 18. Sons of Liberty Beer and Spirits, South Kingstown 

 19. Taproot Brewing Company, Middletown 

 20. The Guild, Pawtucket 

 21. Tilted Barn Brewery, Exeter 

 22. Trinity Brewhouse, Providence 

 23. Whalers Brewing Company, South Kingstown