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Gael, the Emerald Isle of brewery's

For 17 years my wife and I have toured the finger lakes, first wineries, then distilleries, and... read more

Reviewed October 28, 2018
Buffalo, New York

We stopped here on a whim after leaving a different brewery. It's a small place with a very... read more

Reviewed February 24, 2018
Bob S
Hilton, New York
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A family run Irish-American Microbrewery in the beautiful Finger Lakes Region of New York. All the beers sold in the tap room are produced on-site.
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
4180 State Route 14, Geneva, NY 14456-9753
+1 315-220-0190
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Reviewed October 28, 2018

For 17 years my wife and I have toured the finger lakes, first wineries, then distilleries, and finally, breweries. This is about one of those breweries in particular. 3 years ago, on the north west tip of seneca lake, a small, subtle brewery opened. As...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed February 24, 2018 via mobile

We stopped here on a whim after leaving a different brewery. It's a small place with a very accommodating and pleasant staff. Now for the beer. This was some of the best beer I've ever had. Each one we tried was very good, really liked...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed January 6, 2018 via mobile

We visited this brewery based on the good reviews. The decor is nothing special and the tasting area is small. That didn’t matter to us because we found the beer here to be very interesting and full of flavor. The owner was also knowledgeable and...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed November 6, 2017

Stopped here on our way down the lake and we are glad we did. They have a nice selection of beer of very good quality. You are bound to find something or many that you like. My wife does not drink much beer but she...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed July 16, 2017

Very good beer, friendly staff. Sampled all the beers and liked all but one. Quiet and friendly. Worth a stop.

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed June 26, 2017

I did enjoy the beers I sampled, but I left feeling like the experience was a bit lacking for the cost and effort. The interior looks a bit like a restaurant done up for St. Patrick's Day. I had to pull information about each beer...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed May 28, 2017 via mobile

We visited for the first time today. Great selection of beers all of great taste and quality from the ones we tasted. Complimentary crafted ginger ale for our daughter which was delicious. We bought a 32oz IPA which had a great taste and very smooth....More

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed July 9, 2016 via mobile

Nestled in a peaceful lot on the Finger Lakes, Gael Brewing was a fun and relaxing spot to drink craft beer. They have 5 or 6 tap choices, all made by the owner. Being from Charlotte, we have a lot of craft beer, but this...More

Date of experience: July 2016
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Reviewed June 26, 2016 via mobile

As I don't drink beer, it was hard to review this. The other people with us loved it so I'm going on their recommendation. there was a good range of beers for all types of tastes. Small inside but a nice stop!

Date of experience: June 2016
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Reviewed April 7, 2016

I have been trying to get here for a tasting for a while now. Finally managed the other day. There was a large selection of beers for tasting - I wish there had been a "Taste Everything" flight - but there wasn't. Not the best...More

Date of experience: April 2016
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