Person relaxing in the Biergarten

This is not a Drill…

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The moment we’ve all been waiting for has finally arrived…

Perfectly poured pints in the beer garden are now a reality. Pizza and fresh IPA in the Taproom is no longer just a dream. It’s all happening and we have all of you to thank. It’s been a wild ride, and it certainly isn’t over yet, but we are beyond excited to welcome you to the 58 Saratoga Avenue Taproom today at Noon for fresh beer and delicious food to be enjoyed onsite. Welcome back!

Gears & Beers Logo

Gears & Beers is Back!

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The Gears & Beers Wednesday night group rides are back this year as an official Common Roots Foundation ongoing series. Starting May 5, we’ll meet every Wednesday evening outside the brewery with a 6 p.m. start for our no-drop group road ride. Routes will be announced in advance and rotated weekly and are downloadable to GPS devices via the link below. All Gears & Beers participants will need to sign a waiver in advance of their first time riding with us (register below).

We ask that you adhere to CDC guidelines; come wearing a mask, social distance while riding (no drafting), no spitting or snot rockets, and ride safely. After the ride, we’ll meet back at the brewery, where $1 dollar from every pint sold from 7-9 p.m. will benefit the Common Roots Foundation.

Here are the official ride routes (which will rotate weekly):
Route 1: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/35785438
Route 2: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/35785614
Route 3: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/35785723
Route 4: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/35786034
Route 5: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/35788525

SHMD Good Fortune Can

SHMD Limited Edition Can

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We’re psyched to be sending some seriously tropical Good Fortune vibes into the South Glens Falls universe this week!

Our release this week features a run of special Good Fortune labels by @tommyottgallery. Proceeds from the sale of this limited batch of cans will support @shmdnow and are currently available to-go from the Taproom. It’s this simple – drink beer and do good.

Stop in and grab your 4-pack before they’re gone!

Brewing with Beer Tree Brew Co.

Collab with Beer Tree

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We had so much fun with our last collab with our friends at Beer Tree Brew Co. we just had to do it again! This go around we invited them up to South Glens Falls to brew up a big ol’ beautiful Double IPA and we cannot wait to share it with you!


Featuring NZ Pacific Sunrise hops, this Double New England-style IPA hits with waves of Meyer lemon and clementine followed by fresh apricot and cantaloupe. We’ve spliced our roots to bring you everything you love from CRBC and Beer Tree into one hop-laden, juice-tastic package.

Stop in and grab a 4-pack to go!

Strictly Social Can
Gondola Can

New Beer: Gondola Session

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Just in time for a weekend of perfect Upstate NY winter weather, Gondola Session IPA is making its debut appearance in 16oz cans. This heavily hopped and crushable thirst-quencher is teeming with notes of freshly zested citrus & apricot and is perfect for après-anything!

Fresh 4-packs are available for pickup at the Taproom every day from 12-8, and are currently available for pre-order and shipping throughout NY state.

Custom Case of Beer

Now Shipping Cases in NY

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Hello New York! We want to send beer right to your door!

We are very excited to now offer shipping throughout all of New York State as another way to stay stocked up and to give the gift of Common Roots this holiday season. Check out all the details and peruse our selection of pre-picked cases, or build your own, at the link below and you can have fresh beer headed your way.

Beermosa Can

Beer Debut: Beermosa

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We are bubbling with excitement to release Beermosa for the first time in 16oz cans. Brewed with our house yeast and bacteria, this mimosa inspired Sour Ale is conditioned on Riesling grapes and oranges to effervescent, tart perfection. No matter how you’re celebrating, Beermosa is the ultimate accompaniment to your festivities.

Paired Beer Flight

Virtual Tasting

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Looking for that perfect gift idea that supports small, local business? Consider giving the gift of a virtual Common Roots Tasting this holiday season.

Taste your way through a curated selection of Common Roots beers, paired with meat, cheese & chocolate from local purveyors. Our resident beer experts will walk you through the tasting from the comfort of your own home, where you will learn about the beer styles, how to sample them with their pairings, and why it all works together. Select dates in January are available for bookings.

Tasting for Two: $50

Vivid Glow Can

New Beer: Vivid Glow

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Please join us in welcoming Vivid Glow Double IPA to the Common Roots family of beers. Vivid Glow illuminates the glass with bright haze and a golden-orange hue. Tasting notes include peach, apricot, and tangelo. A subtle current of fresh cut grass balances the vibrant citrus and stone fruit creating a dangerously drinkable Double IPA.

Fresh 4-packs of Vivid Glow are now available for to-go sales in the Taproom from Noon to 8pm.

Chicken Sandwich

Menu Expansion

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We’ve got what you need for the final push to the weekend…

We’ve been hard at work in the kitchen and are thrilled to continue to expand our food to-go menu. Please give a warm welcome to the CRBC Fried Chicken Sandwich (available southern-fried or Nashville hot, and two variations of a roast pork sandwich (Bacon Jamwich and the Piggy Melt). And to ensure that we can capture the freshness of the season’s harvest, we are excited to introduce two seasonal salads for your beer and food to-go enjoyment.

Doors open today at Noon for the newly expanded food menu and a well-stocked can cooler for all your to-go needs.