Peoria Artisan Brewery is located in a quiet area of Litchfield Park, an area that one would never think of to look for a brewery. But that’s what it makes it a true hidden gem. As you walk into the brewery you’re greeted immediately by the bartender and the owner. The staff is friendly, accommodating, and extremely knowledgeable. You will begin to feel like you truly belong here- that you are with a family. All the craft- beers on tap are of excellent quality and taste that they have and you are bound to find your favorite ones here.
The taproom of Peoria Artisan Brewery is the place where you will find many interesting people hobnobbing and sharing laughter over some fine quality drinks. High quality food is also served here which complements the beer perfectly. Try out their Hot Buttered Soft Pretzels which are two classic soft pretzels brushed with butter and sprinkled with course kosher salt. Served with choice of various mustards or spicy cheddar dipping sauce these will leave you wanting for more. Also try the PAB BLT which is crispy bacon, fresh lettuce and juicy sliced tomatoes served on artisan three-seed sourdough bread and your choice of mayonnaise with a side of chips.
If you are looking for a variety in beer then Peoria Artisan Brewery will do nothing but impress you. Not only they have a wide range of unique brews all of these are made from top quality ingredients for amazing flavors and aromas. Angus Boy Scottish Ale, for instance, is an amazing recipe of American 2-Row, Pilsner, Crystal Malts, Amber Malt and Roasted Barley. An extended boil helps to impart a caramelized flavor and brings out the robustness of the roasted barley in it. Slight hops for a touch of bitterness and you have a smooth and flavorful brew that is a perfect ode to an unconditional friend. Also try the Artisan Amber and the Paul’s Ale.
Peoria Artisan Brewery is no doubt a cool, cozy place. With a friendly staff and amazing beer what more can you ask for?! The prices are very reasonable prices here and there is a variety of food options which add to the experience. It is a must try for beer lovers from both sides of the valley. Go give it a shot. You won’t regret it!