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Devils Backbone repeats as Virginia breweries make strong showing at Great American Beer Festival

For the second year in a row, Devils Backbone Brewing Co. in Nelson County won top honors in its category at the Great American Beer Festival. The brewery’s Basecamp operation was named Small Brewing Company of the Year, and head … Continue reading

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Devils Backbone smokes the competition at brewers’ fest

  Not many beers make me want to change my lifestyle. I’m a vegetarian, but I couldn’t help but yearn for a good German wurst when I tasted Devils Backbone Smokehaus Lager. The smoky quality of this rauchbier is silky … 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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Sharing brews, May 29

They say fences make good neighbors, but I’ve found that beer is a better bond. Marggie and I are blessed with great neighbors, and one just endeared himself to me forever (not that he wasn’t already in good graces). After … Continue reading

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