Posts Tagged ‘Brandon Skall’

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 […]

A D.C. Brewery Is Born

It's official. DC Brau is the first production brewery to operate inside the District of Columbia in more than 50 years. On Thursday, founders Jeff Hancock and Brandon Skall received their Certificate of Occupancy (on St. Patrick's Day and Hancock's birthday, no less). Today, the brewing begins. Public Ale, the small craft brewery's pale ale, will […]

DC Brau’s Brewery Tasting Permit Bill Introduced to D.C. Council

The District's beer landscape has changed since the 1950s when the city last had an operating production brewery. Beer drinkers back when Dwight D. Eisenhower was president likely had little interest in knowing much about the behind-the-scenes work of a brewery or visiting what was little more than a factory. But today's craft drinker is […]

Local Brewery Tours: DC Brau

As a follow-up to the Washington City Paper Beer Issue story on craft breweries opening in D.C., The Lagerheads are posting a series of features on each brewery. First up is DC Brau. As a wine distributor and importer in the Mid-Atlantic for six years, Brandon Skall noticed something missing from the local scene: “The […]

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