Posts Tagged ‘The Bruery’

Lagerheads’ Top 10 Sips at Savor 2011

The foam has finally settled since D.C. was taken over by Savor and the week of revelry that accompanies the annual craft beer and food event. Two evening sessions at the National Building Museum brought 144 beers from 72 small and independent U.S. brewers, each paired with one of 42 different small dishes planned by our very […]

This Week: Sly Fox at ChurchKey, Oliver Ales at Paradiso, Uinta at Galaxy Hut, Beer School at The Brick Great Lakes at The Black Squirrel & North Coast Everywhere

Whoa! Lots of beer fun to be had this week. Read on for a daily rundown, but for details on an event click on it in our D.C. Beer Events Calendar above. Monday Birch & Barley is hosting Sly Fox brewmaster Brian O'Reilly from Phoenixville, Pennsylvania for a five-course, seven-beer dinner.  Across town Pizzeria Paradiso Georgetown […]

Fall Is In the Air . . . and On the Shelves: The Lagerheads’ Picks for Autumn Beers

Temperatures are (slowly) dropping. The days are growing shorter. D.C. kids go back to school on Monday. And in case you haven't noticed, a flood of autumnal colors has begun filling the shelves of your favorite beer shop. Fall beers are here, so it's time to prepare your palate for brews that have a little extra […]

Looking Back at SAVOR 2010

In a post earlier this month we mentioned it took us awhile to recuperate from the mania of SAVOR, the annual American craft beer and food pairing event put on by the Brewers Association. The event puts D.C. in a beer frenzy for days before and after brewers and booths fill the National Building Museum with […]

This Week: The Bruery at Galaxy Hut, Schlafly Launch at ChurchKey, Beerspotter Dinner at Granville Moore’s & Beer vs. Wine at National Geographic

It seems like the calm before the storm with only a handful of beer events in the next few weeks before the madness of American Craft Beer Week (May 17 to 23) and SAVOR starts up. There may only be a few events, but they are big ones. First up, all week there is a […]

Locals to Lead Alongside National Beer Celebs at SAVOR

The SAVOR salons were posted just in time for advance tickets to go on sale yesterday, and we are delighted to see that in addition to many of our beer heroes (we'll call them beeroes) from some of the best breweries in the country, several local beer and food gurus will be featured at the event. The […]

2009: Looking Back at a Growing Beer City Part 2

Yesterday the Lagerheads brought you what we consider five of the most influential local beer happenings of 2009. Today we offer Chapter Two: five more events and trends that show DC's growth as a beer city. Flying Dog, Our (Close to) Local Production Brewery, Makes Us Proud – Shall we call it the Year of […]

Paste Names Best 25 American Breweries

Paste Magazine's most recent "List of the Day" surveys the 25 best American breweries of the decade. Just hours after it was posted, a friend asked us what we thought. Overall, we think it's pretty solid. We've had beer from all of the breweries, some more than others, especially Paste's picks for the two top spots, […]