Craft beer – a West Virginia perspective

West Virginia is a rapidly growing hotbed of craft beverage producers. Craft beer, whiskey, liqueurs, cider, mead, and wine—the state’s beverage alcohol scene is growing fast.

♦  Craft Beer

♦  Breweries-in-Planning

♦  Distilleries

♦  Cider–Mead–Wine

♦ Places to visit on the WV Barrel Trail

An Appalachian vantage point

Sitting in the heart of Appalachia, the state of West Virginia also provides a good vantage point to observe the craft beverage markets of the region. From Asheville to Pittsburgh, most Appalachian craft beer strongholds are just a scenic road trip from anywhere in the state.

Get out-of-state on a Road Trip

West Virginia Barrel Trail

The West Virginia Barrel Trail is a map of all breweries, distilleries, ciders, and wineries in the state. Use the map to locate facilities and get their contact information.

Barrel Trail Map link

West Virginia craft beer, spirits & wines. Appalachia too. Articles & reviews.