Posts Tagged ‘Biergarten Haus’

Where to Drink Beer Outside in D.C.

Beer gardens have been popping up even faster than small-plates spots over the past year. But it’s not all brats and hefeweizens—although there are plenty of those, too. Outdoor drinking hubs are offering a wide range of beers, including some made on the premises, and eats that range from pig heads to calamari. (And in […]

Get Your Coffee Fix on H Street NE

H Street NE lost one of its main coffee hubs with the closure of Sova last week. The owners of Biergarten Haus have since taken over the space and plan to open H Street Coffeehouse there as soon as this Friday. So to keep the neighborhood from going into caffeine withdrawal (or, heaven forbid, going […]

Oktoberfests & More: Where to Find Fall Beers This Weekend

It doesn't feel like it outside yet, but fall is here. That means fall beer is here, too. With temperatures still in the 70s and 80s, what better way is there to cool off than by drinking a nice, malty festbier like the throngs in Munich or a fresh harvest ale brewed with hops straight […]

Kölsch: The Pinky-Sized Pint

I've written time and again (and again) about the virtues of beer that packs a flavorful punch without the belt of booze. On a long Saturday night, my motive is part gluttony: an easy sipping beer means I can drink more of it. But there is a time for moderation—for me, lunch—and that's when I […]

This Week In Beer: Belgian Rarities at Birch & Barley, Dogfish Head Hellhound On My Ale Tapping & More

It's a relatively quiet week for beer, anchored by a momentous Belgian beer celebration on Monday and National Homebrew Day this Saturday. Read on for more details or click on it in the D.C. Beer Events Calendar above. LAGERHEADS PICK: This week's selected event is a his and hers (or anyone's and hers, rather) set of […]

This Week in Beer: DC Brau Launch, Flying Dog Exclusive, Brew Cruise and More

It's another big week for craft beer fans in D.C. There is plenty to do from fancy multi-course pairing dinners to casual pay-as-you-drink draft nights and even a beer cruise on the Potomac. Read on for my picks or click on any event in the D.C. Beer Events Calendar above for more details. My pick of […]

This Week: Stoudt’s at Pizzeria Paradiso & Meridian Pint, HopSlam & Old Schoolhouse at ChurchKey and Ommegang at Lyon Hall

The week in beer is here. Read on for some notes on my picks below, or go to our D.C. Beer Events Calendar above for the full list and more details about any event. Monday starting at 4PM, ChurchKey is pouring their last reserve keg of this season's batch of HopSlam, the sought-after honeyed Double India Pale […]

This Week: Long Trail at Rustico, Great Lakes at Tonic, Heavy Seas at Bilbo Baggins & Barleywine Festival at Mad Fox

It's a short week, but one with plenty of beer to-do's for your social (drinking) calendar. Check out out my list below or click on any event in the D.C. Beer Events Calendar above. You'll have to scroll all the way down for my pick for the week. On Tuesday, Belga Café in Capitol Hill is […]

This Week: Hofstetten, Epic & Great Divide at ChurchKey, Virginia Showcase at Galaxy Hut, Pairings at Ella’s & Matchbox

Here's your beer fun fix for the week. Read on or click on an event in the D.C. Beer Events Calendar for details. On Monday starting at 4PM, ChurchKey is featuring five draft beers from Brauerei Hofstetten, a small Austrian craft brewery that focuses on unique interpretations of classic German beer styles. I had my first […]

This Week: Rare Casks at the Big Hunt & ChurchKey, Beer Dinners All Over

It's another fantastic week for enjoying beer in the District, with two rare cask nights and more beer dinners than you can shake a tallboy at. Read on for some tantalizing details, or click on an event in the D.C. Beer Events Calendar above. On Monday the Big Hunt in Dupont Circle will have a cask […]