Entries by Nicolas Rodrigo

Brewers on the Block Closes Out DC Beer Week in Style

Looking for meaderies, cideries and breweries? Well, of course you are, but very rarely are they so neatly tucked under the same banner.  Brewers on the Block returns this Saturday as part of DC Beer Week, and is set to bring 35 of the region’s tastemakers together in the aforementioned subjects. The annual event, now celebrating its […]

Blue Mountain Brewery: 10 Years on Taps

Nelson County, Virginia is home to the sights and sounds of the Appalachian wilderness. And 10 years ago, it became the birthplace of Blue Mountain Brewery. Opened in Afton, Virginia in 2007 by Mandi and Taylor Smack and Matt Nucci, the brewery was the first in the county, but has extended their reach across Virginia […]

What’s On Tap: September 2017

Greetings, beer nerds! As you likely know, there are a number of fantastic establishments in the DMV where you can grab a pint, and their menus are always evolving and adapting to your tastes. If you’d rather avoid the guessing game, check out some of what’s coming up at a few of these fine establishments. […]

What’s On Tap: August 2017

Greetings, beer nerds! As you likely know, there are a number of fantastic establishments in the DMV where you can grab a pint, and their menus are always evolving and adapting to your tastes. If you’d rather avoid the guessing game, check out some of what’s coming up at a few of these fine establishments. […]

What’s On Tap: July 2017

Greetings, beer nerds! As you likely know, there are a number of fantastic establishments in the DMV where you can grab a pint, and their menus are always evolving and adapting to your tastes. If you’d rather avoid the guessing game, check out some of what’s coming up on tap at a few of the […]

Iration Brings Sounds of Summer to Wolf Trap

Nothing says summer is in full swing like good music and chill vibes. But for those of us in the DMV, tropical paradise can seem out of reach. This weekend, the West Coast is sending us some love in the form of sound. Iration and Slightly Stoopid will hit the stage at Wolf Trap on […]

MealTribes: Come, Eat and Sit Awhile

With the hustle and bustle of life, and the ominous presence of fast food joints, eating a meal and experiencing human connection can become difficult. MealTribes aims to change that eat-on-the-go mentality to eat-and-take-it-slow. Cofounded by Jared Gold, Cammie Wolff, Marin Galvin and Dylan Nunn, MealTribes was created to bring people together around the dinner […]

DREAMCAR Kicks Off East Coast Tour with a Bang

DREAMCAR played 9:30 Club this Thursday, May 18 with Superet, and both bands brought down the house with a visceral 80s experience both in style and sound. There are two types of opening bands: ones that have nothing to do with the headliner musically, and ones that sync perfectly. Superet fell into the latter category, […]