Thursday, March 13, 2008

Weekend Roundup

Looking to try some new beers this weekend? Here are a few free beer tastings at retailers in the area. Be sure to support your local retailers so they are encouraged to continue scheduling these events.

Total Wine, Fredericksburg
Friday 5 @ 5, March 14 - 5:00pm
Gouden Carolus Triple
Weihenstephaner Kristal Weiss
Mendocino Eye of the Hawk
Tommyknocker Butthead Dopplebock
Weyerbacher Old Heathen Imperial Stout

Corks and Kegs, Richmond
Beer tasting, Friday, March 14 - 5:30 to 7:30 pm
Harp Lager
Guinness Extra Stout
Smithwick's Irish Red Ale

Kybecca, Plank Rd., Fredericksburg
Beer tasting, Saturday, March 14 - Noon
Customer choice tasting:
First person in chooses beer of the day (with reasonable restrictions)

Rick's Wine and Gourmet, Alexandria
Beer tasting, Saturday, March 15 - 12:00 - 5:00 pm
Harpoon Hibernian Irish Red Ale
Smithwick's Irish Red Ale
Beamish Irish Stout
Guinness Export Stout

And not to be forgotten, the St. Patrick's Day parade at Blue & Gray Brewery is Saturday.

If you attend these events, tell us about it in the comments, and be sure to let the store know you heard about it here.
Have something to add? Let me know, my contact information is here.


  1. Angela and I had a great time talking with you today at the St. Patty's day events at the Blue and gray brewing company site. Hope you have a great birthday.


  2. Likewise. Glad you guys showed up when you did. Gave me an excuse to have another pint of Minor Dementia Stout!

    I'll post some pictures from the event tomorrow.


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