Category: Brewing in Virginia

Virginia’s brewing industry

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Did you make it to Hops in the Park?

On Nov 11th, Henricus Park hosted its 3rd annual Hops in the Park sponsored by Capital Ale House, RJ Smith Companies, Haley Buick GMC, Emerson Companies, Trinkin, Chesterfield Farm Bureau, Wegman’s, Cintas, and Chesterfield Economic Development. Just in case you...

Is This America’s Next Great Beer Town? (via Men’s Journal) 0

Is This America’s Next Great Beer Town? (via Men’s Journal)

In 1935, the Gottfried Krueger Brewery made drinking history by selling the first-ever canned beer, choosing Richmond, Virginia, as its test market. But the innovating spirit of the city’s brew scene didn’t settle, leaving the town far behind in the...

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The Beer Sherpa (via richmondmagazine.com)

Toby’s Triple Threads Porter, available from Alewerks in Williamsburg, in their adjoining brew pub. I wouldn’t have thought I’d want to see the stuff I use to make gingerbread in my beer,  but the molasses in this fine brown brew...

The Story Behind the Craft: Discovering Virginia’s Beer History (via Virginia’s Travel Blog) 0

The Story Behind the Craft: Discovering Virginia’s Beer History (via Virginia’s Travel Blog)

Next time you’re savoring a cold Virginia beer, consider the more than 400 years of history that went into crafting that very drink. In the past 25 years, the craft beer market has emerged as one of Virginia’s most defining...