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Virginia Beer Archive

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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Mar 31, 2015

Adroit Theory Tenebris

While I’ve only had a few of their beers, I’ve been a big fan of Adroit Theory’s label artwork and naming convention. […]

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Mar 27, 2015

Starr Hill Roostarr Coffee Cream Stout

When I have a cup of coffee, I like it as black as the darkened heart of the great beast—I don’t want […]

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Mar 26, 2015

Alewerks Jubilee VIII

Williamsburg, VA’s Alewerks Brewing has been producing some truly outstanding beers the past couple of years. Their Bitter Valentine and Grand Illumination […]

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Mar 23, 2015

Forge Brew Works The Solstice Black Saison

Lorton, VA’s Forge Brew Works has been in business for a little over a year now, but this bottle of The Solstice […]

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Mar 20, 2015

Devils Backbone and Coronado Devils Tale

Collaborations are nothing new in the craft beer world, but this is the first that I’ve come across involving the Commonwealth’s Devils […]

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Mar 17, 2015

BadWolf Brewing Grisette

To say that BadWolf Brewing rotates their taps frequently would be an understatement. This nano (soon to be larger with an expansion […]

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