Posts Tagged ‘Stillwater Artisanal Ales’

Young & Hungry’s DC Beer Week Guide: Wednesday

DC Beer Week continues today with suds-centric events throughout the D.C. area. Peruse the full list for tonight's options for beer fun, but here are our suggestions: Coast to Coast Tap Takeover at RFD Start coming up with an excuse to leave work early. At 2 p.m. RFD in Chinatown will have craft beer from more than 20 American […]

Young & Hungry’s DC Beer Week Guide: Weekend Edition

It's that magical time of year: DC Beer Week. "Beer week, again?" you might ask. Yeah, there seems to be some kind of beer week every few months, with plenty of bars to visit and brews to try. But this one is the official one, worthy of your attention. In its fifth year, DC Beer Week […]

D.C. Beer Week, Day By Day: Lagerheads’ Picks for Friday & Saturday

This year's D.C. Beer Week is beginning to wind down, but hopefully you aren't. There are still two full days of craft beer madness and more than 35 interesting to-do's with tasty brews to choose from. Below are my picks for Friday and Saturday, but be sure to check out the full calendar after the jump. […]

This Week in Beer: DC Brau Launch, Flying Dog Exclusive, Brew Cruise and More

It's another big week for craft beer fans in D.C. There is plenty to do from fancy multi-course pairing dinners to casual pay-as-you-drink draft nights and even a beer cruise on the Potomac. Read on for my picks or click on any event in the D.C. Beer Events Calendar above for more details. My pick of […]

This Week: Valentine’s Tap Takeovers, Cask Class, Strong Local Ales, Channel Crossing Launch & Oyster Fest

Now that Valentine's Day is behind us, let's get on with the week in beer. Read on for a run-down of this week's diverse set of offereings of beer fun, or click on any event in the D.C. Beer Events Calendar for details. On Monday the creative folks at Pizzeria Paradiso launched Valentine's week "Love it […]

This Week: Stillwater & Mikkeller Collaboration Casks at ChurchKey & Rustico, Session Beers at RFD and Jolly Pumpkin at Room 11

It's a quiet week  for beer events, as we let the dust of New Year's revelry settle before taking on the New Year in beer. A few events will likely pop up as the week progresses, so check back (or just subscribe already) to see updates on the D.C. Beer Events Calendar. Tonight, take the Beerspotter's […]

Birch & Barley Creates Anniversary Beer with Stillwater Artisanal Ales

This time last year the D.C. beer community was abuzz with the long awaited opening of Birch & Barley / ChurchKey. Since then the Logan Circle hot spot has become a local and national trailblazer in what can be done with beer and food. How are they celebrating their first birthday? How else – by brewing […]

This Week: Two Nights of Rare Brew at ChurchKey, TweetUp at The Black Squirrel

  You may have expected it to be a quiet few days after last week's D.C. Beer Week mania. Not so! Those of you in the "hair of the dog" camp will be thrilled to see the beer events lined up this week. Our descriptions are below, but for details on any event click on […]

This Week: Beer & Cheese Seminar at Birch & Barley, Southampton Dinner at Commonwealth

Weekend over too soon once again? Chase that case of the Mondays away with a look ahead at the week in beer. It's a good one. Brief descriptions below, but click on any event in the calendar above for more details. Monday you can learn about beer and cheese pairings by local guru Greg Engert […]

Stillwater’s ‘Lab Lambic’ Brings Sour Beer Stateside

When I interviewed Stillwater brewmaster Brian Strumke last week, we talked mostly about philosophy, food, and his reinvention of the saison style. Not once did he indicate that, given the time and space, he could produce sour beers that would rival Belgium's most rarefied beers. The beer was Red 33, a bracingly sour prototype he […]