a building or establishment for brewing beer or other malt liquors, especially the building where the brewing is done.
Contemporary Examples

Nation’s Largest Brewery Goes Landfill-Free CNBC June 30, 2013
25 Most Alcoholic Beers The Daily Beast September 26, 2011
Ale Under the Veil David Frum March 25, 2012
House of the Witch: The Renegade Craft Brewers of Panama Jeff Campagna November 29, 2014
Nation’s Largest Brewery Goes Landfill-Free CNBC June 30, 2013

Historical Examples

Tom Grogan F. Hopkinson Smith
Chambers’s Edinburgh Journal, No. 453 Various
Rachel Ray Anthony Trollope
Old Rail Fence Corners Various
Highways and Byways in Cambridge and Ely Rev. Edward Conybeare.

noun (pl) -eries
a place where beer, ale, etc, is brewed


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