Swashbuckler Brewing Co Birch Beer

so this was perhaps the most surprising root beer stop I’ve ever had. normally i stop at a brewery, park in the lot or street, go up to the bar and order a growler to go or a glass to drink of the desired drink. but this place was different. i was on a pretty …

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Old Forge Brewing Root Beer

over the long Thanksgiving holiday weekend in 2015 i did not have much planned for some reason so it seemed as good a time as any to head out on a root beer quest! there are not many places to go for a day at this point in my reviewing career, but central Pennsylvania did …

Olde Philadelphia Birch Beer

holy wow, this should have been an easy soda to get, yet it was not. i work reasonably close to Philadelphia. many of the grocery stores close to my job carry Olde Philadelphia products. except this one. so after a futile search i emailed the company and asked them where i could get it. usually …

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Old Hickory Root Beer Extract

this is another one of the amish extracts I obtained in one load. its packaging is fairly standard and plain, that is fine, it does not need to be fancy or anything. maybe that means more attention was paid to the product itself, i am all for that possibility. i must say that i have …

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Day’s Root Beer

ah, a brand I have been after for a while! I knew it was out there, a small soda company with semi-close regional distribution since 1946. yet i just couldn’t seem to find exactly where to get it. i went on a small south eastern Pennsylvania root beer quest and figured i would stop in …