Posts Tagged ‘18th Amendment’

Barrel, a Bourbon and Beer Bar, Opening Soon on Capitol Hill

Bourbon and craft beer bar Barrel is set to open on Capitol Hill in a week or two with more than 100 varieties of whiskey, a Southern-inspired food menu, and one of the city's most extensive liquor barrel-aging operations. The restaurant, located where 18th Amendment used to be, comes from Union Pub and 201 Bar owner Matt Weiss and former 18th […]

18th Amendment Closes, and a Rugby Team Searches for a New Home Bar (No Kickballers, Please)

Tomorrow's closure of 18th Amendment, a Capitol Hill bar with a stronger following than its merits would seem to warrant, will be mourned by many, and perhaps none as strongly as the members of the West Potomac Rugby club. The club, which includes 25 to 30 active players any given season plus a much larger […]

D.C. Beer Week Starts Friday: What’s In Store?

Early this month we posted a sneak peek at D.C. Beer Week, a celebration that will feature craft beer focused events and specials at bars and restaurants starting this Friday, August 20, and running through Saturday, August 28. There are already over 40 special events planned for the second annual city-wide craft beer festival. Your […]

Get Ready: D.C. Beer Week 2010 Is Coming

Last year local beer enthusiasts enjoyed the first official D.C. Beer Week, organized by Teddy Folkman of Granville Moore's fame and a host of other local beer industry insiders. The hangover-inspiring sequel is planned to run from Friday, August 20, to Saturday, August 28 this year, and the week is shaping up nicely. In addition […]

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