Posts Tagged ‘Right Proper’

Gird Your Liver! It’s Savor Week

Tickets to this weekend's Savor beer festival, one of the brewing community's most anticipated events of the year, may be long gone. But if you're not going, that doesn't mean your buzz needs to suffer. For the fifth year in a row, bars and restaurants throughout D.C. are taking advantage of having so many talented American […]

Which Restaurants Have Raised The Most Through Crowdfunding?

When Pleasant Pops launched a Kickstarter campaign to open a cafe in the spring of 2012, crowdfunding was still a novelty for restaurant and bar owners. These days, everyone from food-truck operators to veteran restaurateurs is hitting up potential customers for money. So far, no local establishments have managed to entirely fund a new venture […]

Sneak Peek at Food and Beer Menus for Right Proper, Opening Tonight

Here's a good reason to go out in the snow: Shaw's newest addition, Right Proper Brewing Company, opens tonight at 5 p.m. The long-awaited brewpub by Thor Cheston is located at 624 T St. NW, next to the Howard Theatre. My last post on Right Proper has plenty of details, but here are some updates on the beer and […]

First Look at Right Proper Brewpub, Opening Soon

D.C.'s next brewery, Right Proper, is close to opening its doors. Co-founder Thor Cheston, who directed beer programs at Pizzeria Paradiso and Brasserie Beck before starting the Shaw-based brewpub, is planning to open in early December. Right Proper will serve eight beers on draft: six house beers designed by brewmaster Nathan Zeender and two lines for […]

Cask and Tell: Why Are Barrel-Aged Beers Showing Up on So Many Menus?

The Beer Issue Lager Rhythms How a Homebrewer Resurrected a Classic D.C. Lager Ready and Labeled What Would These Draft Beers Look Like in Cans and Bottles Ale Together Now The Brewer Collaborations You'll Want to Try During DC Beer Week License to Swill D.C.’s Booze Laws Allow a Way Around the Middleman. Guess Who […]

Try “Groot Beer” and Ebulon Soda Tonight at Meridian Pint

WildCraft Soda is throwing a launch party tonight at Meridian Pint from 5 to 10 p.m. The draft-only, small-batch sodas made with foraged botanicals and lightly sweetened with honey are created by longtime home brewer Nathan Zeender, who will serve as head brewer of the forthcoming Right Proper brewpub in Shaw. Meridian Pint is the […]

WildCraft Soda Now On Draft at Meridian Pint

You won't be able to try superstar homebrewer Nathan Zeender's beers until Shaw brewpub Right Proper opens in the fall. But as of last Friday, Zeender's new line of WildCraft sodas are on tap at Meridian Pint. The small-batch, draft-only sodas are made with foraged botanicals and lightly sweetened with honey. Meridian Pint has two dedicated draft lines […]

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 […]

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