Here's a trio of news articles local craft beer fans will find interesting.
‘World of Beer’ Coming to Ballston
According to this article, Florida-based World of Beer is planning to open a franchise in Arlington, VA. The business will offer a rotating lineup of 50 beers on tap and 500 beers in bottles for onsite consumption and carryout. A July opening is anticipated.
D.C. is fermenting a brewery culture
Greg Kitsock writes in the Washington Post about the growing brewery presence in Washington, DC. There are currently four breweries operating in the Nation's Capital. A fifth is expected to open in early 2012. Two additional DC breweries currently in the planning state would bring the total to seven.
Dogfish Head's Lead Brewer Ben Potts: A Week In The Life
Ever wonder what it's like to be a brewer for a leading craft brewery? This article tracks the activities of Ben Potts, the lead brewer at Dogfish Head Brewing & Eats in Rehoboth Beach, DE. It's not all fun and games, but Ben finds time for that too!