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Virginia Beer Archive

May 21, 2015

Port City Ways & Means

Of all the recent trends the past year or two in the craft beer world, there’s really only one that I’ve been […]

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May 20, 2015

Old Ox Brewing Kristen’s Temper

I’m a big fan of a mellow bit of peppery spiciness in the right beer. Whether it be a roasty chipotle character […]

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May 14, 2015

Old Ox Brewery Kristen’s Passion

Ashburn, Virginia’s Old Ox Brewery is just about to celebrate their first 356 days of existence this June, but it wasn’t until […]

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May 6, 2015

Three Notch’d Brewing Hydraulion Red

The Irish Red or red-style ale is not my favorite genre of beer, but given that this particular brew comes from a […]

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Apr 29, 2015

Mad Fox Oaked Diabolik Ale

I’ve been meaning to get to Mad Fox in Falls Church, VA for a while now. From what I’ve heard from friends […]

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Apr 27, 2015

Lickinghole Creek Heir Apparent

Much like the Peanut Butter Porter, the Mexican-spiced stout/porter is the next trend on the craft beer watch list. It seems as […]

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Apr 23, 2015

Sunken City Brewing John Henry’s Hammer

There’s really not much information available at John Henry’s Hammer, Sunken City’s imperial stout — besides the Wikipedia entry on the folk […]

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Apr 22, 2015

Lickinghole Creek La Calavera Catrina

Tequila is one of those liquids that can do strange things to humans. Just the right amount and it’s usually fun in […]

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Apr 20, 2015

Bad Wolf Brewing The Chimera

By the time you read this rev view — hell by the time I finished the growler back in early March — […]

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Apr 14, 2015

Lickinghole Creek Mango-Habanero Brown Ale

I’m not usually one to get excited about flavor trends in the beers that I buy and drink, but there’s something about […]

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Apr 6, 2015

Lost Rhino Brewing Megafauna

Ah, yes, the india pale lager, or IPL for you acronym loving peoples — the bastard offspring of hoppy IPAs and tasty, […]

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Apr 2, 2015

Champion Brewing Stickin’ in My IPA

Gimmick, band sponsored or band endorsed beers like this Stickin’ In My IPA from Champion Brewing typically don’t make it into my […]

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