Monthly Archives: October 2014

So many places to go, things to do

There’s so much going on, what with Halloween, brewery anniversaries and RVA Beer Week, that all the upcoming events would not fit in my usual space in the Richmond Times-Dispatch. So here’s a more complete rundown, and if you see … Continue reading

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Denver Chronicles 2014: Entry Three

Saturday, Oct. 4. 2014, 2:25 Denver time  If you have a bottle of Hardywood Park Craft Brewery Raspberry Stout, put a stickie note on it. Gold medal winner, 2014 Great American Beer Festival, American-Style Fruit Beer category. The Richmond brewery, … Continue reading

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Denver Chronicles 2014: Entry Two

9:06 p.m. Denver time, Thursday, Oct. 2, 2014 First, thanks to all those who expressed condolences about the germs that attacked me during my flight to Denver. Some good meds and some excellent beer proved therapeutic. But anything I say … Continue reading

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Denver Chronicles 2014: Entry One

Wednesday, Oct. 1, 10:09, Chicago O’Hare time. Will RVA beer history be made in Denver this week? A Richmond brewery has never won a medal at the Great American Beer Festival, to my knowledge. Could this be the year? If … Continue reading

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