Posts Tagged ‘Schlafly Beer’

This Week In Beer: Rare Nordic Brews at ChurchKey, Flying Dog Oyster Stout at Hank’s, Schlafly Flights at Meridian Pint & More

The days leading up to Thanksgiving are usually a slow time for tippling. But this week has no shortage of beer events. For those whose thirst for craft beer simply can't wait until post-turkey revelry, my picks for the week are below. Get more details about these and more events by clicking on them in [...]

D.C. Beer Week, Day By Day: Lagerheads’ Top Picks for Tuesday

Overwhelmed by the plethora of choices for D.C. Beer Week this evening? Let me provide some guidance. Out of the nearly 30 tipsy to-do's slated for tonight, below are my top picks for interesting happenings and tasty brews. But if you want to decide on your own, view the full calendar after the jump. Victory [...]

This Week In Beer: Belgian Rarities at Birch & Barley, Dogfish Head Hellhound On My Ale Tapping & More

It's a relatively quiet week for beer, anchored by a momentous Belgian beer celebration on Monday and National Homebrew Day this Saturday. Read on for more details or click on it in the D.C. Beer Events Calendar above. LAGERHEADS PICK: This week's selected event is a his and hers (or anyone's and hers, rather) set of [...]

House In Session Ale: A Uniquely D.C. Beer

House In Session Ale is a dry-hopped American pale ale brewed in February at the Schlafly Tap Room in St. Louis by the District's own Greg Jasgur of Pizzeria Paradiso, Sam Fitz of Meridian Pint, and Greg Engert of Birch & Barley and ChurchKey fame. The beer may have been brewed in St. Louis but it is 100 percent D.C. [...]

This Week: Cherry Blossom Dinner at Granville Moore’s, Belgian Tasting at Bier Baron & Firestone Walker Hits D.C.

It's a big week in beer with plenty to do, from pairing dinners and meet-the-brewer events to beer seminars and regular old draft nights. You can even volunteer for Earth Day in the name of beer this week. Check out my notes below for more info or click on any event in the D.C. Beer Events [...]

This Week: Van Honsebrouck Dinner at Belga Café, Schlafly Founder at Paradiso Old Town

Here it is–the week in beer. Rrad on for some brief notes and my picks or click on any event in the D.C. Beer Events Calendar above for the more details. PICK OF THE WEEK: Kasteel Bruin from Brouwerij Van Honsebrouck in Belgium is one of the beers that turned me on to beer. I had never [...]

House In Session Ale: Changing the Law One Beer at a Time

Last month the beer directors of Pizzeria Paradiso, Meridian Pint, and ChurchKey traveled to Schlafly Beer in St. Louis to brew a special ale for D.C. drinkers to enjoy this spring. The result was the House In Session Ale, a low-alcohol "session" brew. In part one of the story, I describe how the project came about and [...]

Local Bars Bring Spirit of St. Louis to D.C. with Schlafly House In Session Ale

The public has been screaming for session ales. Low alcohol, easy drinking beers are a much needed antidote to the many palate-shaking extreme brews flooding the craft beer market. Starting Monday D.C. will have one: a collaboration beer brewed at the Schlafly Tap Room in St. Louis by the District's own Greg Jasgur, overseer of the [...]

This Week: Smuttynose at ChurchKey, Schlafly at Brasserie Beck, Christmas Ale & Cookies at Black Squirrel & Beer Connoisseur at Mad Fox

Just what you need to pull you out of that post-Thanksgiving tryptophan stupor: beer. Read on for when and where to find some good ones this week, including a chance to be the first to taste beers from D.C.'s new local breweries. For more details on any event, click on it in our D.C. Beer Events [...]

Schlafly Unveils New Fitness Beer, “Ultimate 550″

St. Louis brewery Schlafly threw their hat into the calorie arms race today, opting to squelch the competition rather than race toward fizzy water. The new Schlafly Ultimate 550 boasts "550 calories and your entire recommended daily allowance of carbs, protein and fat" — don't miss the shot toward the end of the syrupy goodness [...]

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