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Washington Beers to try

If you only had time for ONE Washington brewed beer, you should try

El Hefe Speaks
by DC Brau Brewing Company

Why El Hefe Speaks?

DC Brau crafted El Hefe Speaks! Their fond farewell to winter (and the return of spring and summer), as a collaboration with John Solomon and Chris Frashier. The pair are well known for their fine (and tasty!) work at Old Dominion in Ashburn, VA, during the mid 90's.

Other Local Gems

Brew Republic Bierwerks

Patriot 212

Munich Helles Lager
BadWolf Brewing Company

Joker Venom

American Pale Ale (APA)
Loudoun Brewing Company

This Is Our Farmhouse

Saison / Farmhouse Ale
Right Proper Brewing Company

White Bicycles

Dirt Farm Brewing

Pants Off

American Double / Imperial IPA
Atlas Brew Works


American IPA

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Your “American Craft Beer Week” Barroom Cheat Sheet

Understanding that this is American Craft Beer Week and that you’ll probably be out drinking every night of this week – we thought we’d arm you with just enough interesting beer stats to ensure that you’ll look like a craft beer genius at the many events you’ll find yourself at this week.

Pub Talk

Brewery Ommegang, Brunetta Review

Launched last weekend at the brewery and set to be on shelves across the US by June, we’d like to introduce you to Brunetta.

Pub Talk

Local beer is easy to find: The definitive guide to D.C.’s best breweries

There are lots of negotiations and politics going on in DC and what helps these things along better than great beer.