Rare Form Brewing Company

Serving up fresh beer and experimental taps, Rare Form is a small, five barrel brewery in downtown Troy.

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Rare Form Brewing Company

Open since 2014 in historic Troy, NY, Rare Form Brewing Company combines passion for beer and an artistic vision.

The Taproom

Rare Form Brewing is brewer owned and operated. Focused on tradition and experimentation, their unique approach to classic beer styles offers guests a wide-ranging and rotating beer menu. The brewery does not have a kitchen but does offer gourmet ploughman’s boards, gourmet chips, nuts, and other beer snacks. The taproom always welcomes guests to bring in their own take out!

Trivia Wednesdays

Visit Rare Form Brewing Company on Wednesdays for Trivia Night from 7:00 P.M. to 9:00 P.M. Each week’s trivia follows a different theme and prizes are awarded for best team name, halftime score leader, and final winner!

“The beer and cider here is delicious! The atmosphere is just as great. There is plenty of seating and games, and the bar staff is friendly and incredibly helpful! Highly recommend!”

—Katie B., TripAdvisor

Take Amtrak to Rare Form Brewing Company

Taste Rare Form Brewery’s craft offerings via Amtrak to Albany-Rensselaer Station in Albany-Rensselaer – Don’t forget to use Amtrak’s See New York and Save 15% discount!

Get picked up from Albany-Rensselaer Station and taken to your reserved NYTRAIN Enterprise Rent-a-Car. Click here to reserve your car or call the Albany office today at 518-453-6222.

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