Spring House Brewing Company

My weekend camping trips always include a visit to a local brewpub…here’s the next in my occasional series of posts about camping trips and brewpub visits.

Camping Trip: My annual October camping trip found me in Amish Country, near Lancaster, Pennsylvania. This picturesque landscape of rolling hills and farms, where horses and buggies share the roads with cars, is a beer destination. I hadn’t been to the area since I was of legal drinking age, so I was excited to add new breweries and brewpubs to my collection.

Brewpub Visit: The Taproom by Spring House Brewing Company in downtown Lancaster serves all of the great brews produced at the brewery in nearby Conestoga. We stopped in for lunch.

Spring House Brewing Company Tap Room Window

I was impressed with the menu of strong, hoppy and dark brews:

Spring House Brewing Company Tap Room Chalkboard

A Chocolate Peanut Butter Stout and an 11% Belgian-style Quad — WOW! I ordered the sampler tray so I could try all 10 breers!

Spring House Brewing Company Tap Room sampler rack

The brews were as delicious as they sound — what an amazing beer menu! The food and service were great too! I loved this cozy and friendly tap house with the cool mural painting.

Spring House Brewing Company Tap Room Bar

My favorite beer was The Astounding She-Monster, a Mango IPA. Mangos and IPAs are two of my favorite foods, so I just had to order a separate half-pint of this one.

I carried out a growler of Braaaiins! This “Pumpkin Ale for Zombies” packed a punch at 7.2% ABV. Perfect for the camp site later that night…

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