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Upslope Citra Pale Ale

Of the two samples that I recently received from Upslope brewing, it was the newly announced Citra Pale Ale that garnered a […]

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Ship Bottom Barnacle Bottom Stout

It’s good to have friends that reward you with beer. This growler of Ship Bottom Barnacle Bottom Stout was a nice surprise […]

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Upslope Craft Lager

When offered the opportunity to sample a beer or two from a brewery that doesn’t distribute to Virginia, I take it. It […]

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Dogfish Head Beer for Breakfast Stout

The number of ingredients that went into Dogfish Head’s Beer for Breakfast Stout is more than any actual breakfast that I’ve ever […]

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Stone Tangerine Express IPA

I’ve had a few IPAs that utilize tangerine fruit within their recipe. Some had a welcome and smooth amount of the fruit […]

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Three Notch’d Brewing Tollan Rye

If there’s one company in the Virginia Commonwealth that’s been, not only consistently pumping out quality beer, but also getting it on […]

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Marble / Odell / Stone Megawheat Double IPA

Megawheat Double IPA is the first of six collaborations to be released by Stone Brewing in 2017. The culmination of working with […]

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Evil Genius Pure Genius Chocolate Stout

This bottle of Evil Genius’ Pure Genius Chocolate Stout tagged along with the unearthed bottle of Lake Placid Nippletop that a co-worker […]

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Founders Brewing Frootwood

Founders Brewing Frootwood is a barrel-aged cherry ale. That sounds simple enough, but this 8% ABV brew is anything but. The brewery […]

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Lake Placid Nippletop

A co-worker of mine recently dug this bottle of Lake Placid Nippletop out of the back of his fridge. He received it […]

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Schlafly Black IPA

Much like your standard Hefeweizen, the Black IPA is a style that I haven’t really fallen in love with, though I keep […]

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3 Stars Brewing #ultrafresh

I’ve been drinking micro/craft beer for quite some time now and have seen many trends come and go. I honestly don’t mind […]