Life at the Center of the Universe

Officially opened for business last November, COTU has steadily built a following of Ashland locals attracted by their delicious, frothy brews.


Apples and fermentation: a tasty tutorial inside Blue Bee Cider

With fall in full swing, we take a look inside Blue Bee Cider to learn what makes Virginia apples so special, and how they’re being utilized in RVA’s newest cidery.


Catching up with Goochland’s Midnight Brewery

Located west of Short Pump in Rockville, Midnight Brewery is one of Richmond’s new craft breweries.


Meet Ardent Craft Ales

Near a busy roundabout in Church Hill, the guys from Ardent Craft Ales are hard at work brewing up Richmond’s next local beer.


Tap into the first Virginia Cask Fest

A very special thing happened this Saturday in Richmond: the Commonwealth’s first ever Cask Fest took place…and beer nerds rejoiced.

Richmond’s State of the Beer

Here’s a rundown of Richmond’s craft beer scene in preparation for the most beer-drinkingest, Leprechaun-lovingest, and all-around awesomest holiday that our Irish ancestors ever created.