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Isley links brewing past to bright future

Let’s play Connect the Dots. First, let’s connect Richmond’s newest brewery, Isley, with itself! That’s easy. Winter Plumbing and Heating, the family business run by Mike Isley, who also owns the brewery, installed the plumbing in the original building back in 1920. … Continue reading

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Brewer brings something extra to Extra Billy’s

Brandon Tolbert knows about being judged. As a home brewer, he won medals aplenty in the statewide Dominion Cup. As a professional brewer for Extra Billy’s Smokehouse and Brewery, he took a gold and silver at this year’s Virginia Craft Brewers Fest. But … Continue reading

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Keeping the love

  OK, I’m officially the Beer Guy again. Writing for richmondbizsense.com, appearing every other Friday. Actually, that identity stuck long after the initial column rode off into the sunset. Just this week, I went to a tasting at Once Upon a … Continue reading

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