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Virginia Craft Beer Events Happening Today, Sept 24th

So the first full weekend of Oktoberfest has come and gone.  Hopefully your liver is still hanging around.  There is another weekend coming up with plenty of events for you to enjoy, Yes, this includes even more Oktoberfests
Capital Ale House Fredericksbug Oktoberfest
Devils Backbone The Outpost Oktoberfest
Mad Fox Brewing Oktoberfest
Off The Rail Festival in Ashland
5th Annual Grapes and Hops Festival in Old Town Petersburg
Blue and Brews Festival in Front Royal
If you are in the Charlottesville area and have nothing to do then why not join the fun with Sedona Taphouse and Blue Mountain Brewery for the Inaugural Blue Mountain Oktoberfest Bus Tour.  Seats are still available.
My good friend Kory over at Virginia Beer Trails posted a video from Virginia’s very own Chief Beer Office, An Bui.  Check out the video as he thanks every one helping Mekong win their 2nd Great American Beer Beer.

So here are today’s events!

  • 23 Sep 2013 00:00 – 00:00
    Smartmouth Brewing Weeklong Tap Takeover at The Public House
    You’re so smart. You deserve a Smartmouth beer!Come celebrate our weeklong Smartmouth tap takeover beginning September 23. We’ll be pouring several different ales from Smartmouth including: Alter Ego Saison, Murphy’s Law Amber and Lunch Pail Ale.
  • 24 Sep 2013 15:00 – 21:00
    Tuesday Tapping at Mad Fox Brewing

    Tuesday Tapping – September 24
    Two Hemispheres IPA
    Tasting Notes:
    This “wet” hopped IPA brings together Australian Galaxy hops as a kettle addition along with 150 lbs. of American Citra Hops flown in freshly picked from the Pacific Northwest. An amber hued color with citrus & passion fruit, along with fresh herbal notes. This wet-hopped brew will be of limited availability during the hop harvest time of the year.

 

All About Beer Virtual Tasting with Boulevard Brewing

So during American Craft Beer Week All About Beer held daily virtual beer tastings. One of those was with Boulevard Brewing. I figured I would re-post that tasting here since here in Central VA, Boulevard has started to hit retail locations. So sit back, pop open a cold and enjoy!

Here are the links to the other breweries they interviewed that week
The Bruery
Tröegs Brewing Co
Avery Brewing Co.
Abita Brewing Co