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Art of Packaging: Standing Out on the Crowded Shelf

Art of Packaging: Standing Out on the Crowded Shelf

By Jeff Maisey   Adam Applegate, a relative newcomer to the world of craft beer, ventures off to a grocery store to purchase some brews to bring to a gathering of friends. Applegate is immediately overwhelmed by the selection of beer on the shelves of the retailer. While Applegate is aware of some brands he

Explore a Pour along the Blue Ridge Beer Way

By Jeff Maisey   Taking a cue from their neighbors just to the north in Nelson County (Brew Ridge Beer Trail), the eight breweries in the Roanoke Valley region have developed an official trail of their own. Dubbed Virginia’s Blue Ridge Beer Way with the catchy tagline “explore-a-pour,” you don’t have to venture far off

Green Flash to Hold 2nd Treasure Chest Fest in Virginia Beach

While construction is in full swing at Green Flash Brewing Co. in Virginia Beach, the brewery is setting up their 2nd annual Treasure Chest Fest (Sunday, October 11, Noon to 5 PM) in an open air spot just across from the construction site (corner of General Booth and Corporate Landing). The event is a fundraiser for

Winchester Brew Works Announces Kickstarter Campaign

Winchester, VA – Winchester Brew Works will be launching their Kickstarter fundraising campaign on August 31, 2015 with a goal of $8500 for completion of the brewery taproom. Campaign will end on October 2 at 9:00PM.   Winchester Brew Works has already leased a property at 320 North Cameron St. and purchased a 3 barrel brewing