Snallygaster 2019 Preview – Amazing Beer List

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The 2019 Snallygaster is set to be the best one yet. The beer list is even better than last year’s with over 200 beers rated 4+ in Untappd, the weather is going to be delightful with partly cloudy and a high of 77, and the Nats take on the Cardinals at 4pm.

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Review: Brew at the Zoo 2019

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“Beer Finds A Way”

“Hold on to your brews. This year, Friends of the National Zoo is turning Washington, D.C.’s best beer festival into a prehistoric party!”

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Do This: SAVOR Craft Beer Week Events

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It’s SAVOR week in DC! That means awesome out-of-market craft beers from all over the country will be on draft at events across the city. Below is the most comprehensive list of events available.

The best event of the week takes places on Tuesday (5/14) at Churchkey with the renowned barrel-aged stout series Eclipse beers from Fifty Fifty Brewing (Truckee, CA). Below is more information on that event and several others. Cheers!

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Do This: Snallygaster (10/13/18)

SnallygasterLogo.pngHappy Snallygaster Eve! Tomorrow there will over 400 different beers flowing at the biggest craft beer event in the Mid-Atlantic. If you don’t have a ticket, buy one here.

Of the 393 listed beers, over 175 have over a 4 rating in the popular beer scoring app Untappd. In this post, I’m going to breakdown just how many awesome beers will be available tomorrow and take a look at the top 20 rated beers.

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Drink This: New Breweries @ Snallygaster (10/13/18)

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There are going to be some absolutely fantastic breweries making there Snallygaster debut this Saturday. In fact, there will be 31 breweries appearing for the first time at Snallygaster.

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Do This: Aslin Beer Company 3rd Anniversary Festivities (9/13 & 9/15/18)

Herndon’s popular Aslin Beer Company is celebrating their 3rd anniversary with an event at ChurchKey in DC tonight and a big festival in Herndon on Saturday.

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Review: SAVOR 2018 Recap (6/1 & 6/2/18)

The premiere craft beer festival of the season in DC did not disappoint! Both the beer and food was fantastic again at SAVOR 2018. I tried all 60 of the beers with an Untappd score of 4 or more and 53 earned a rating 4+ from me.

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SAVOR Preview! (Friday 6/1 & Saturday 6/2)

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Here’s the preview of the 90 breweries and 180 beers that will be available tonight and tomorrow at SAVOR, along with the SAVOR spreadsheet I prepare every year to navigate all those delicious beers.

SAVOR is now sold out for Saturday. Get your tickets to SAVOR for tonight!

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Do This: SAVOR Craft Beer Week Events

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It’s SAVOR week in DC!!! That means awesome out-of-market craft beers from all over the country will be featured in events across the city. Below is the most comprehensive list of events available. There are 61 events, at 31 venues, featuring 72 breweries. Cheers!

Get your tickets to SAVOR for Friday, June 1 or Saturday, June 2 and enjoy the week!

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Do This: New Rocket Frog Brewery Opening in Sterling (5/19/18)

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Rocket Frog Brewing is having their grand opening this Saturday, May 19th, starting at noon. There will be at least five beers on tap and a food truck.

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Do This: Quick Day Trip to Dirt Farm Brewing

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The beautiful view from Dirt Farm Brewing (Photo Credit: Jeff Lucas)

It’s not often I get to a brewery and immediately say, “what an amazing view!” But that is what happened when I visited Dirt Farm Brewing recently.

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New Local Craft Beer Garden by Nationals Park

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Aslin Beer Garden (Photo Credit: Jeff Lucas)

If you’re headed to see the Nationals this weekend against the Arizona Diamondbacks, be sure to check out the new Aslin Beer Garden!

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