Archive for the ‘Lager Heads’ Category

3 Stars Launches Exclusive Beer Club

Didn't get what you wanted for Christmas? Here's a chance to buy yourself a gift that keeps on giving. 3 Stars Brewing Company is starting a beer club called Illuminati Reserve Society that will give members perks and discounts throughout the year. The biggest benefit? Five beers brewed (almost) exclusively for members of the club. Members […]

Sneak Peek at Food and Beer Menus for Right Proper, Opening Tonight

Here's a good reason to go out in the snow: Shaw's newest addition, Right Proper Brewing Company, opens tonight at 5 p.m. The long-awaited brewpub by Thor Cheston is located at 624 T St. NW, next to the Howard Theatre. My last post on Right Proper has plenty of details, but here are some updates on the beer and […]

First Look at Right Proper Brewpub, Opening Soon

D.C.'s next brewery, Right Proper, is close to opening its doors. Co-founder Thor Cheston, who directed beer programs at Pizzeria Paradiso and Brasserie Beck before starting the Shaw-based brewpub, is planning to open in early December. Right Proper will serve eight beers on draft: six house beers designed by brewmaster Nathan Zeender and two lines for […]

Bardo Brewpub Tapping 14-Year-Old Keg From Its Old Brewery

Bardo Brewpub, the open air bar on Bladensburg Road NE that has become a popular spot to catch an outdoor movie, play cornhole, or sit and drink beer while your dog roams around the 15,000 square-foot lot, will be pouring an ultra rare beer next weekend. On Saturday, Oct. 26, at 3 p.m., Bardo will tap […]

Which Local Breweries Won Top Awards at the Great American Beer Festival?

It was a pretty good year for Washington area breweries at the 2013 Great American Beer Festival, the biggest competition of its kind. The annual commercial brewing contest and tasting event, sponsored by the Brewers Association, was held in Denver this weekend. Out of nearly 5,000 entries from 745 American breweries, 252 medals were awarded in 84 […]

Young & Hungry’s DC Beer Week Guide: Closing Weekend Edition

All good things must come to an end. After dozens of beer-focused activities across bars, restaurants, markets, and even ballparks and concert venues throughout the Washington area, DC Beer Week comes to a close on Sunday. Here are our suggestions for where to down your final pints this weekend. View the full list of events […]

Young & Hungry’s DC Beer Week Guide: Thursday

Today is the busiest day of DC Beer Week, so if you haven't gotten out yet, it's time to start. Tonight's choices include the usual tap takeovers and beer-pairing dinners, but also unique events like a beer festival at Nationals Park and, of all things, a beer-themed tribute to Neil Young and poutine. Below are our […]

Young & Hungry’s DC Beer Week Guide: Wednesday

DC Beer Week continues today with suds-centric events throughout the D.C. area. Peruse the full list for tonight's options for beer fun, but here are our suggestions: Coast to Coast Tap Takeover at RFD Start coming up with an excuse to leave work early. At 2 p.m. RFD in Chinatown will have craft beer from more than 20 American […]

Young & Hungry’s DC Beer Week Guide: Tuesday

This year's DC Beer Week is off and running, with dozens of opportunities to enjoy and explore craft beer throughout the city. Below are our recommendations for where to drink, eat, and even make your own infused beer tonight. Check out the full list of events here. Mad Fox Tap Takeover and Collaboration Release at Smoke and Barrel Two […]

Young & Hungry’s DC Beer Week Guide: Monday

DC Beer Week officially kicked off this weekend. With more than a hundred beer-centric events to choose from across the week, we understand if you feel a little overwhelmed. Don't worry, we're helping narrow the options by suggesting the best places to drink each day. Here are our picks for Monday. Flying Dog Hunter S. […]

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