West Virginia, along with the surrounding region, 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.
♦ 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.
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.