I Love These 13 CVille Beers!

Jerry Miller, CEO

1. Anastasia’s Chocolate Fantasy, South Street Brewery

anastasia's chocolate fantasy

106 W South St, Charlottesville, Virginia 22902
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This Russian Imperial Stout has a heavy black body with a thick brown head. It has a very strong chocolate and espresso aroma, and a chocolate taste with some spicy oak undertones!

2. ‘Winter Liquidation sAle’ Winter Warmer, Three Notch’d Brewing Company

winter warmer

946 Grady Ave, Charlottesville, Virginia 22903
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Winter warmer has over 15 varieties of barley, giving this brew a super complex malt profile. You’ll get caramel, raisin, plum, toast, biscuit, and chocolate notes from this beer, along with a festive ginger spice and a touch of cinnamon and nutmeg.

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3. Black Me Stout, Champion Brewing

black me

324 6th St SE, Charlottesville, VA 22902
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An American stout, this one’s sweet, smooth and full-bodied. Made with wheat and chocolate malt, it has a low bitterness and a chocolate, caramel and toffee aroma.

4. Primal Instinct, Wild Wolf Brewing Company

primal instinct

2461 Rockfish Valley Hwy, Nellysford, Virginia 22958
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An American IPA, Primal Instinct exhibits the best qualities of American-grown hops, and imparts robust aromatic and tasting notes of tropical citrus and resiny pine.

5. Reviver Red IPA, Starr Hill Brewery

reviver

5391 Three Notch’d Rd, Crozet, Virginia 22932
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Reviver is an India Pale Ale that blurs the boundaries between IPA and Amber styles. It has an inviting ruby-red hue, medium body and firm maltiness, with a refreshing citrus aroma and flavor.

6. Blenheim Brown Ale, C’Ville-ian Brewing Company

blenheim brown

705 W Main St, Charlottesville, VA 22903
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A classic Northern English Brown Ale, Blenhein Brown pours copper with a thin cream colored head. The aroma is toffee and nutty notes with a hint of fruitiness. The flavor has a gentle malt sweetness with a nutty character, followed by caramel sweetness and toffee, ending dry with a nutty aftertaste.

7. Cran-Gose, Devils Backbone Brewing Company

cran-gose

200 Mosbys Run, Roseland, VA 22967
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Light and Fruity, Cran-Gose is pink hued with a cranberry aroma and a naturally tart finish.

8. “No Veto” English Brown Ale, Three Notch’d Brewing Company

no veto

946 Grady Ave, Charlottesville, Virginia 22903
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This Northern English Brown Ale has great caramel, nutty, and toffee flavors, with a touch of chocolate and espresso.

9. Little Red RooStarr Coffee Cream Stout, Starr Hill Brewery

roostarr

5391 Three Notch’d Rd, Crozet, Virginia 22932
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Little Red RooStarr is a full-bodied milk stout with a malt sweetness, and chocolate, caramel and roasted coffee notes.

10. Dark Hollow, Blue Mountain Brewery

dark hollow

9519 Critzers Shop Rd, Afton, Virginia 22920
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This dark, low-roast imperial stout has notes of bourbon and vanilla from extended barrel aging in charred American oak bourbon barrels.

11. Howling Pumpkin, Wild Wolf Brewing Company

pumpkin

2461 Rockfish Valley Hwy, Nellysford, Virginia 22958
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A wonderfully spiced nose and a beautiful orange color lead right into this perfectly balanced beer.

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12. Danzig Baltic Porter, Devils Backbone Brewing Company

danzig

200 Mosbys Run, Roseland, VA 22967
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A Baltic-style porter that blends a strong English porter with a Germanic lager, this strong black lager has notes of chocolate and coffee with hints of caramelized sugar.

13. A Hopwork Orange, Blue Mountain Brewery

orange

9519 Critzers Shop Rd, Afton, Virginia 22920
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Light crystal malt complemented by natural orange flavoring.

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