Posts Tagged ‘Homebrewing’

3 Stars Brewing Company Begins Production for August Launch

Last week, 3 Stars Brewing Company's Mike McGarvey and Dave Coleman began brewing beer that will soon be in bars and restaurants across the city. Having obtained its final permits earlier this month, 3 Stars is the latest in a wave of sudsy start-ups in the area, and the third production brewery to open inside the District after DC […]

3 Stars to Open D.C.’s First Home Brew Shop

The District's budding local craft beer scene has been full of firsts over the past year. Here's another one: 3 Stars Brewing Company, a production brewery set to open in Takoma in early June, will house the District's first home brew supply store. Co-founders Mike McGarvey and Dave Coleman announced today that the brewery's on-site tasting […]

Obamas Serve Home-Brewed Honey Ale at Super Bowl Party

The Obamas' Super Bowl party had a guest more exciting to this Lagerhead than Jennifer Lopez and Marc Anthony. This Sunday the president and first lady previewed their inaugural batch of home-brewed beer. White House Honey Ale was brewed on site with ingredients from the White House grounds. According to Eddie Gehman Kohan's food-focused White […]

DC’s a Great Beer City, Chapter 2

Yesterdays' Chapter 1 post was the first jab in a multi-tome rebuttal to the simplistic argument that DC is a wine town, not a beer town. Washington residents' easy access to an ever-growing amount of great craft beer in neighborhood stores and bars was astutely pointed out. The Lagerheads are up. Here's Chapter 2. There's […]