Thursday, January 15, 2015
This Week's Local Tidewater Virginia Pint Nights / Tap Takeovers / Keg Tappings
Thu, Jan 15 -
Beach Brewing Tap Takeover & Pint Night, Home Republic, 6:00 pm, 328 Laskin Road, Virginia Beach. Come out to Home Republic for Tap Takeover Thursday, featuring Local Favorite Beach - Brewing Company! Did we mention it starts during our Happy Hour? 3-7 everyday!
Hardywood Raspberry Stout Release Party and Tap Takeover, Tapped Gastropub, 6:00 pm, East Hilltop, 1550 Laskin Rd #198, Virginia Beach. We will have Hardywood Pilsner, Great Return IPA, Singel, Raspberry Stout and A nitro Stout on tap as well as cans and maybe a few bottles of Gingerbread Stout.
Beer School, The Porch at Whole Foods Market, 6:30 pm, 1800 Laskin Rd, Virginia Beach. Beer School on the Porch, featuring Evolution Brewing. Taste some great Craft Beer while learning differences in types and flavors. Pay at the door.
Beer Tasting, Grape & Gourmet, 4:30-7:00 pm, 4000 Virginia Beach Blvd, Virginia Beach. Look what Gabe is pouring tonight: Evil Twin Ashtray Heart Smoked Porter, Epic Brewing Elder Brett-Saison Brett Golden ale, Avery DuganA-an extra IPA, Stillwater Nightvision Sour Belgian Pale, The Bruery Rueuze-a sour blond aged in oak barrels.
HK on the Bay's Steal the Pint Night, with New Belgium Brewing, 4600 Lookout Rd, Virginia Beach. We will be pouring: Fat Tire, Portage Porter (New Belgium's first porter), 1554 (draft only), Rampant. Come out and hang with Geoff Rifkin, eat some good food and drink some great beer.
Smartmouth Tap Takeover, Belmont House of Smoke, 6-9 pm, 2117 Colonial Ave., Norfolk. Featured drafts to include their Alter Ego Saison, Rule G IPA, Cowcatcher milk stout, & Safety Dance pilsner!
Pint Night with Blue Mountain Brewery, The Public House, 5:00 pm, 1112 Colley Ave., Norfolk, VA. Come by, enjoy some great beers, hang with our friends from the brewery, and snag a pint! We've got their Full Nelson, Dark Hollow, and Evil 8, and we tap the kegs at 5 pm, see you then!
43 Hours of Dark, Shady Goat Truffle Pairing, The Birch Bar, 5-11:00 pm, Chelsea, 1231 Olney Rd, Norfolk. Salted Chocolate truffles with New Belgium Salted Belgian, Raspberry truffles with Hardywood Park Craft Brewery Raspberry Stout or Founders Brewing Co. Big Luscious Jackson, and Espresso truffles with Kiuchi Brewery Hitachino Espresso Stout! Buy individually or as a flight for $20
Meet the Brewer: Hardywood Park Craft Brewery, The Point at Phoebus, 30 E. Mellen Street, Hampton. For the entire month of January, Hardywood Park Craft Brewery of Richmond, VA will be our featured brewery of the month. Local craft brews paired with farm to table foods ensures a memorable local experience. Each Thursday we will host a pint night and the last Thursday of the month a representative from the brewery will be visiting The Point. Join us as we continue to support local farms and breweries. Did you know Hardywood uses local ingredients in their brewing whenever possible? Bring in the new year supporting local business. Hope to see everyone at The Point at Phoebus.
Brewer Dinner featuring Founders Brewing, Water Street Grille, 6:30 pm, 323 Water Street, Yorktown. Join us for a four course beer paired menu featuring Founder's Brewing beers! $50/pp. Call for Reservations (757)369-5644
Fri, Jan 16 -
43 Hours of Dark, Beer and Cheese Pairing menu, The Birch Bar, 5-11:00 pm, Chelsea, 1231 Olney Rd, Norfolk. A way to offer a bridge between our beer menu and our cheese! The pairings can be ordered individually or they can be ordered together as a flight!
Sat, Jan 17 -
New Beer Release: Alchemical REM, Beach Brewing Company, 12:00 pm, 1505 Taylor Farm Rd., Virginia Beach. Alchemical REM is a Berliner-style Weiss, refermented in oak barrels with raspberries, Brettanomyces, and souring bacteria native to Coastal Virginia. A-REM is lightly tart and refreshing with a floral, fresh-fruit aroma. 5.8% ABV, 6 IBU, with a Final Gravity of 1.000. Alchemical REM will be available by the glass and to-go in 750ml bottles beginning at 12p on Saturday, January 17th. There will be an initial limit of 2 bottles per person. Any bottles remaining after Saturday will be on sale with no limit.
43 Hours of Dark, Barrel-aged Flight Finale, The Birch Bar, 5-11:00 pm, Chelsea, 1231 Olney Rd, Norfolk.
Beer Release: 2013 Cafe Royale vintage, Alewerks Brewing Company, 4:30 pm, 189-B Ewell Road, Williamsburg. ONE sixtel from a batch of 2013 Cafe Royale will be tapped to only be enjoyed in the taproom; no growler fills.
Sun, Jan 18 -
Sunday Brewer Series with O'Connor Brewing Co., Lager Heads, 2-5:00 pm, at the Hilton Garden Inn, 3315 Atlantic Avenue, Virginia Beach. Come meet the brewers and try the beer, it's perfect to be here sipping with a friend.
Mon, Jan 19 -
Pint Night with Champion brewery out of Charlottesville, VA at Park Lane Tavern, 5:00 pm, Peninsula Town Center, Hampton. Our regular Monday Night Pint Night featuring Champion Brewing's Imperial IPA called ICBM IPA. We'll also have Live Music from Brian Sewell at 6:30 pm.
Wed, Jan 21 -
St George Brewing Co., Steal the Glass Night, DoG Street Pub, Merchants' Square, 401 Duke of Gloucester St., Williamsburg. Every week a different brewery, this week we welcome St. George Brewing Company from just down the road in Hampton.