Brewery Visit: Corcoran Brewing Co.

December 31, 2015 0

I have spent most of my life in Northern Virginia (referred to as NoVA around here). I lived in Leesburg for ten years, and currently live in Arlington. Throughout my life, NoVA has transformed dramatically, going from vaguely rural to thriving suburb to (over)crowded mini metropolis just over the past decade. As such, when my parents come to visit me Read More

A Very Stouts & Stilettos Christmas

December 24, 2015 0

From coast-to-coast we’d like to toast to you and yours this holiday season. We all celebrate Christmas in our own way, and with our own favorite beers. Cheers to Christmas beers with friends and family, let us know how you celebrate in the comments. Amanda W: With all of the breweries, holiday beer releases, and popup shops one must get Read More

Sierra Nevada Announces 2016 Beer Camp Dates and Locations

December 16, 2015 0

It’s back! Sierra Nevada Beer Camp, the biggest craft beer travelling party of 2014 returns in 2016. Just as before all breweries in the entire country have been invited to pour at each regional location’s festival. Chelsie and I had a blast at the 2014 beer camp stop in Philadelphia, and this festival comes highly recommended from both of us Read More

Stone Brewing to Release Bourbon Barrel Xocoveza Charred

December 9, 2015 1

While of course I’m excited about the Stone Brewing Co + Sierra Nevada collab (a barrel-aged IPA), what’s more enticing is the release of their quingenti millilitre Xocoveza Mocha Stout aged in Bourbon Barrels. Xocoveza Charred was brewed August 17, 2015 and then aged three months in American Oak Kentucky bourbon barrels. Quick refresh: Xocoveza base beer is the recipe Read More

U.S. Brewery Count Reaches All-Time High of 4,144 in 2015

December 2, 2015 0

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE December 2, 2015—The total number of U.S. breweries reached a record level in 2015, according to a year-end review from the Brewers Association. As of the end of November, there are now 4,144 breweries in the country, topping the historic high of 4,131 breweries in 1873. “This is a remarkable achievement, and it’s just the beginning,” said Bart Read More

Label Love: Zeroday Brewing Releases Barrel-Aged Holiday Ale

December 1, 2015 0

When beer is treated like a work of art, what better way to present it to the public than to release it in a beautiful 750ml cork and caged bottle adorned by custom artwork from a local artist. Well, that’s exactly what Zeroday Brewing Co. located in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania is doing this Sunday, Dec 6, at the brewery starting at Read More