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Virginia Beer Archive

Aug 30, 2012

Williamsberg Alewerks Caledonia

I’m not entirely sure what a Scottish Style IPA is, but that’s what this latest effort in the Williamsberg Alewerks Brewers’ Choice […]

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Jul 31, 2012

Virginia Craft Brewers Fest Announced

Press Release FIRST ANNUAL VIRGINIA CRAFT BREWERS FEST SATURDAY, AUGUST 25, 2012 Charlottesville, VA, [July 26, 2012] – The Virginia Tourism Corporation […]

Jul 27, 2012

Blue Mountain Barrel House Dark Hollow

So far, I’ve had a couple of Blue Mountain Brewery’s limited run from their Barrel House. The Local Species was a tasty […]

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Jul 13, 2012

Blue Mountain Barrel House Mandolin

This is the second of a trio of beers from Blue Mountain Brewery’s Barrel House series that I purchased a couple of […]

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Jul 11, 2012

Blue Mountain Barrel House Local Species

A couple of weeks ago a picked up a trio of beers from Virginia’s Blue Mountain Brewery. Each is part of a […]

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Jun 27, 2012

Port City Brewing Downright Pilsner

There’s nothing like coming home from a vacation (no matter how brief) and crack open a beer from one of your favorite […]

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Jun 22, 2012

Devils Backbone Belgian Congo

Having Devils Backbone Eight Point IPA so readily available in local grocery stores has been, for a lack of any eloquence on […]

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Jun 7, 2012

Port City Tartan Ale

There are some folks out there that, when they find out there’s a brewery nearby, swear only by that company’s beer and […]

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May 22, 2012

Roanoke Railhouse Brewery Caboose

After the poor experience with Roanoke Railhouse’s IPA, I really wasn’t looking forward to trying out Caboose, the company’s 7.8% Imperial Lager. […]

May 17, 2012

Roanoke Railhouse Brewery Railhouse IPA

I don’t normally post reviews of beer that I’m not at all impressed with on this site. It was an unwritten law […]

May 15, 2012

Port City Brewing Announces Downright Pilsner

Press Release Alexandria, Virginia (May 14, 2012) — Bill Butcher, founder of Port City Brewing Company located at 3950 Wheeler Avenue in […]

May 2, 2012

Starr Hill Monticello Reserve Ale

I’d seen Starr Hill’s Monticello Reserve Ale on the shelves over the past year or so, but never felt the urge to […]