is a brand of microbrew beer
s and ale
s brewed in Harrisburg
. The owner is John Trogner, and when he graduated from high school
, he decided his life's ambition was going to be beer
, but not just any old beer. Honest to goodness
, European style beer. He travelled through Ireland
, the United Kingdom
, and Germany
, all places known for their skill with the fermented hop
, to learn the fine art of brewing.
Once John returned home to Harrisburg
, he set out to make some of the finest beer
in world. Tröegs
offers four beers year-round:
offers special brews, usually higher in alcohol, and only available for a limited time.
is available for sale throughout Central Pennsylvania
, New Jersey
, and Northern Maryland
is often sold by the cask
, as opposed to the keg
, because the company claims casks give the beer a better taste and texture. I am inclined to agree. It is more common to see beer in the cask in Europe
than in the United States
) offers tours and tastings every Saturday at 2pm.