Posts Tagged ‘Nathan Zeender’

Future Right Proper Brewer Launching Draft-Only Soda Line

Nathan Zeender, longtime homebrewer and future head brewer at the upcoming Right Proper Brewing Company, has a new side project: WildCraft Soda, a line of small-batch, draft-only sodas made with foraged botanicals and lightly sweetened with honey. Zeender, whom I profiled in a recent City Paper cover story, aims to have the business up and […]

This Week’s Cover Story: The New Brew Thing

In today's cover story, Washington City Paper contributor Daniel Fromson takes a look at one of D.C.'s most highly regarded brewers: Nathan Zeender. Never heard of him? Chances are you will soon. The home-brewer with a passion for unusual barrel-aged beers is going pro. He's teaming up with Pizzeria Paradiso and Brasserie Beck alum Thor Cheston […]

Today’s Hops Stories: The Latest News On Local Brews

Nearly a dozen breweries are now operating or planning to open in the D.C. metro area. Let's catch up on what's going on with each one. On the production brewery front, DC Brau, which you named D.C.'s best local brewery in our 2012 readers poll, celebrated its first anniversary (has it been a year already?) and six-packs […]

Bye-Bye, Brasserie Beck: Thor Cheston Sets Out To Start His Own Suds Spot

Thor Cheston knows beer. "Sir Cheston," so dubbed after his induction into the Knighthood of the Brewers' Mashstaff, has spent years pouring pints and selecting distinctive suds to serve. Now, he's planning to make and sell the stuff at his own brewpub. After opening Birreria Paradiso, the acclaimed craft beer bar in the basement of […]

The Super List: October 2010

Before officially ringing in the new year, I am looking back at 2010 to reminisce about all the delicious beers I came across. (I am also playing catch-up on last year's New Year's resolution. Still counts, right?) This Super List post has the beers that tickled my fancy in October, consisting of some timely fresh-hopped beers, […]

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