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Chaos Mountain Cocoborealis

Labeled as a “triple chocolate stout,” Chaos Mountain’s Cocoborealis certainly has a strong chocolatey character. The malt bill employs chocolate malt and […]

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Commonwealth Brewing Papi Chulo

Back in January earlier this year, I was at a favorite local shop looking for a handful of rich, malty beers to […]

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Heritage Brewing Announces Grand Opening of New Brewpub & Roastery in Arlington, VA

On Tuesday April 11th 2017, Heritage Brewing Co. quietly opened the doors to its first brewpub and roastery situated in the Clarendon […]

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Starr Hill Coffee King of Hop Imperial IPA

The last new variant in Starr Hill’s latest King of Hop Imperial IPA variety four pack is an intriguing beer. In fact, […]

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Starr Hill Mango Habanero King of Hop Imperial IPA

For last year’s variety four pack, Starr Hill’s Habanero King of Hop Imperial IPA hit all the right marks for a well-balanced […]

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Starr Hill Orange King of Hop Imperial IPA

Last year, Charlottesville’s Starr Hill Brewery released a four-beer variety pack based on their tasty imperial IPA, King of Hop. That endeavor […]

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Starr Hill Brewery’s Four Kings IPA Pack Returns With Three New Variants

CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA – (March 21, 2017) Starr Hill Brewery is thrilled to announce the 2017 release of their Four Kings IPA Pack, […]

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Center of the Universe Pocahoptas

I’ve only encountered a couple of Center of the Universe products over the past couple of years in my beer purchases. None […]

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Heritage Brewing Edison’s Lost Invention

The past couple of years, I’ve been fortunate enough to hang out with Sean and the Heritage Brewing crew amongst their ever-growing […]

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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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O’Connor Brewing Haulin’ Oats

I love the name of this 7% ABV oatmeal stout — it stood out on the shelves and, like most label artwork, […]

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Caboose Brewing Barrel Aged Vanilla Hobo Stout

I think it was back in May of 2016 that I first cracked open a bottle of Caboose Brewing’s Hobo Stout with […]

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Starr Hill Double Bass

I like a rich, chocolatey stout for dessert — a rich, decadent brew to sip on the remainder of the evening. Starr […]

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Starr Hill Warm Up Winter Ale

I’ve run across many winter warmers/ales through the years that have been brewed with spices — a good number of them come […]

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2016 Three Notch’d 10* Farmers Pale Ale

In 2014, Three Notch’d Brewing collected freshly picked hops from ten area hop farms, producing 10 Farmers Pale Ale. In 2015, the […]

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Legend Brewing Z Dam Ale

Back in late October of last year, I picked up (and drank) this bottle of Legend Brewing’s Z Dam Ale knowing full […]