Posts Tagged ‘De Vinos’

Get Your Growlers at D’Vines in Columbia Heights

Clear some room in your fridge. After a year and a half of waiting and planning, specialty wine and beer shop D'Vines is selling growlers again. The Columbia Heights store relaunched its beer-to-go program Monday evening with pours of 17 craft beers and free 64-ounce containers to the first 100 customers. According to manager George Aguilar, the […]

There’s A Tear In My Beer: No More Growlers at D’Vines and De Vinos

Beer and wine emporiums D'Vines in Columbia Heights and De Vinos in Adams Morgan are no longer filling and selling growlers of beer to go. On Saturday, an official from the D.C. Alcoholic Beverage Regulation Administration (ABRA) told manager George Aguilar that the filling of sealed containers was permitted only for businesses with a manufacturer’s Class […]

Growler District: DC Brau Paves Way for Draft Beer Take-Out

DC Brau is at it again. Brewery founders Jeff Hancock and Brandon Skall's crusade for D.C. beverage law reform started in February, when they wrote and introduced a law, that subsequently passed, allowing District breweries to serve beer at on-site tasting rooms. A month ago, despite a precedent that growlers were not kosher in D.C., […]

Former Brasserie Beck Beer Man Bill Catron Now at De Vinos

Following his surprising departure from Brasserie Beck last month, Bill Catron has already found a new home. The former beer "sommelier" has taken a position at de vinos in Adams Morgan, where he will do for the beer/wine store what he did for his former boss, Robert Wiedmaier, at Beck: He'll turn de vinos into […]