Posts Tagged ‘Ben Matz’

Underserved: Eat The Rich’s Diablo 14

Underserved is a recurring Y&H feature highlighting the best cocktails you're not ordering. What: Diablo 14 with Fidencio Mezcal, house-made grenadine, apple bitters, celery bitters, aromatic bitters, habanero tincture, lime juice, and a grapefruit twist, $12 Where: Eat The Rich, 1839 7th St. NW What You Should Be Drinking This cocktail was born out of […]

Chocolate City’s Mister Mayor Beer Not Meant to Be Controversial

Chocolate City Beer is releasing a limited edition barrel-aged imperial stout with marionberries called Mister Mayor. The beer even has a tagline: "Beer for Life." This is not the first time a local brewery has nodded to "Mayor for Life" Marion Barry. Last May, Flying Dog Brewery created a poster for its UnderDog Atlantic Lager […]

Chocolate City Turns One. What’s Planned For Year Two?

A year ago, Chocolate City Beer started pumping craft brews out of its tiny Brookland facility and into bars and restaurants across the District. Tonight the do-it-yourself crew behind the brewery will be drinking and dancing the night away at an anniversary party at Penn Social. The celebration promises to be worthy of such a milestone. The new […]

State of the Brewnion: What Would You Ask D.C.’s Craft Beer Movers & Shakers?

This Thursday, join me and several D.C. craft beer insiders and enthusiasts at the Bier Baron to discuss the "State of the Brewnion." The conversation will cover the D.C. area's rapidly advancing craft beer culture—everything from the growing popularity of home brewing and expanding beer menus at local bars and stores to what District beer enthusiasts can look […]

Get Ready for D.C.’s Newest Local Brew: Chocolate City Beer Launches Next Week

The District's second production brewery is nearing its public debut. Chocolate City Beer announced on Monday that the new brewery will start serving beer throughout D.C. starting next Thursday. The launch party, hosted by Chocolate City founders Jay Irizarry, Ben Matz, Brian Flanagan and Don Parker, will be in the back room at RFD starting at 9 p.m. […]

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