Posts Tagged ‘Heavy Seas’

Pizzeria Paradiso in Alexandria Celebrates Bar Expansion

The weekday craft-beer happy hour at Pizzeria Paradiso is one of the best deals around. From 5 to 7 p.m. on Tuesdays and Wednesdays at the Dupont and Georgetown locations, and Monday through Thursday at the Old Town Alexandria location, the restaurant's entire list of carefully curated draft brews are half price. Not surprisingly, these […]

This Week in Beer: Rare Maine Brews at Meridian Pint, Bell’s Dinner at RFD, Sixpoint at The Pug & More

Here's the weekly listing of organized beer fun in and around the District. Click on any event in the D.C. Beer Events Calendar above for more details. My pick is the Oxbow Brewing night at Meridian Pint on Tuesday, which will feature two unique American farmhouse ales brewed by D.C.-to-Maine transplant Tim Adams in a renovated […]

This Week in Beer: DJ Brew Launch at Smith Commons, Heavy Seas Bacon Fest, Great Lakes at Hank’s, Victory at Scion & More

This week holds plenty of organized fun for craft beer fans. Click on any event for more details in my D.C. Beer Events Calendar above, or read on for my picks. LAGERHEADS PICK: On Friday, Smith Commons is hosting a launch party for a special collaborative brew created by DC Brau and Baltimore-based Stillwater Artisanal Ales. […]

This Week in Beer: Belgian Fest at Et Voila!, Rare Casks at Old Europe, Imperials from Baying Hound & More

After a much deserved week of rest, I am out of the bars and back at the computer to give you the low-down on weekly beer events in and around the District. Things are a bit quiet this week, as many are still recovering from Savor madness. More on Savor week later, but read on […]

This Week in Beer: Sierra Nevada Rarities, SweetWater Invasion, Cask Lab & More

This week's beer fun comes primarily in the form of Earth Day and 4/20 references. Read on for my picks but for more details on any event, click on it in the D.C. Beer Events Calendar above. LAGERHEADS PICK: On Wednesday, Meridian Pint celebrates Earth Day with a "Dazed and Enthused" tap takeover with brewer Terrence Sullivan […]

This Week: District Beer Hunt, Beer & Whiskey at ChurchKey, Coronado at Meridian Pint & Gnomegang at Pizzeria Paradiso

The week in beer is here, and it's not a bad one. Check out  my notes below or find more details on any event by clicking on it in the D.C. Beer Events Calendar above. PICK OF THE WEEK The very creative party planners at Flying Dog Brewing Company and local blogs J Street Beer Review […]

This Week: Norwegian Rarities at Paradiso, KBS Release at ChurchKey, Homebrew Competition at Meridian Pint, Beer Class at Washington Wine Academy & Old Dominion Meet & Greet at RFD

It is a fantastic week for enjoying craft beer in (and just outside) the District with plenty of opportunities to warm up your whistle for St. Patrick's Day. Read on for my recommendations or click on any event in the D.C. Beer Events Calendar above for more details. PICKS OF THE WEEK On Monday Pizzeria Paradiso in […]

This Week: Russian River at Meridian Pint, Tröegs Scratch Batches at ChurchKey, Blue Mountain at Rustico & Great Lakes at Scion

January continues to not disappoint when it comes to organized beer fun. Below is a brief rundown of the week's options, but click around in our D.C. Beer Events Calendar for more details on any event. Tonight, if they're not all already gone, Meridian Pint will be selling a limited supply of 12-ouncers of Russian River Pliny the […]

In Search of Mini-Marts with Decent Beer

As part of our effort to answer readers' beer questions this week, today's post is a response to "Coffebreath," who asked about neighborhood bodegas with surprisingly good beer selections. We certainly haven't spent time in a representative sample of the hundreds of convenience stores across the city, so the question is best turned over to you […]

This Week: Oskar Blues at Tuscarora Mill, Heavy Seas Tastings at Whole Foods in Tenleytown and Fenwick Beer and Wine in Silver Spring

It's a relatively quiet week beer-wise, but there are still a few events of interest. On Wednesday, Tuscarora Mill in Leesburg will be hosting an Oskar Blues dinner, featuring Gordon, Old Chub, and Dale's Pale Ale. The event begins at 7pm and is $75, all inclusive. You can check out the menu here and reserve […]

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