ECLIPSE DAY SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENT
We invite you to experience the remarkable, absolutely unequalled Charleston–Huntington Brewery Trail. Our trail has the unique distinction of being the sole ale trail in the nation with only one brewery. Continue reading “Visit the unique, distinct Charleston-Huntington Brewery Trail”
There’s something about getting to sample a bunch of West Virginia-made beers that makes me happy. I remember all too well when you could rarely find any West Virginia beer on tap in Charleston. Continue reading “Beer tastings from West Virginia Craft Beer Week”
Six well-experienced, well-traveled craft beer drinkers participated in BrilliantStream.com’s December tasting panel by evaluating four IPAs. Five of the panelists were IPA fans, while one panelist was neutral on the style. All had sampled many IPAs from breweries around the country in recent years. Continue reading “Tasting Panel IPAs December 2016”
There comes a time in the life of a craft beer drinker when nothing but a sour beer will do. When that happens, we are fortunate in West Virginia to have an increasing number of exceptional sour beers to choose from.
Continue reading “Omer Vander Ghinste sours in West Virginia”
If you see a Devils Backbone Adventure Pack on your retailer’s shelf labeled Family Member Beer Project and wonder what it is, here is the answer. It is a set of beers primarily developed by the non-brewer employees of Devils Backbone Brewing Company (DBBC) and sold as the summer-seasonal Adventure Pack. Continue reading “DBBC Family Member Beer Project”
In Foam at the Dome, Charleston recently experienced its biggest-ever craft beer event. Given a couple of weeks to digest its successes, it becomes evident that this festival scored well on multiple fronts. Continue reading “Foam at the Dome reprise”
For one week each July, craft beer takes over Athens, Ohio. It’s Ohio Brew Week (OBW), and there’s no better time for a road trip.
Ohio Brew Week was among the first of the now ubiquitous week-long craft beer celebrations that have become popular across the nation. It is still one of the best. This year, OBW happens July 15-23. Continue reading “Ohio Brew Week among best of breed”