Virginia’s Holiday and Winter Craft Beer

by Casey Higgins | Posted: Dec 2, 2014 | Updated: Dec 3, 2015

Comments: 7 Comments

Updated December 1, 2015.

Oh yes, it’s the season for holiday-flavored craft beer in Virginia, and we’re super stoked to share this fun list with you! Pick up a few of these for your holiday parties, or take a tour to sample them on-site. It’s a win-win!

As always, inquire with the brewery to confirm the availability of these beverages.

 

12th Night, Lickinghole Creek Craft Brewery

12th Night. Courtesy Lickinghole Creek Craft Brewery

— HOLIDAY CRAFT BEER FLAVORS —

Much like pumpkin spice is the signature taste of fall, spiced cranberry and gingerbread seem to be tops for Christmas. Give these a go …

 

 

— WINTER CRAFT BEER FLAVORS —

These brews make you feel all warm and toasty. Curl up with a pint.

Three Brothers Brewing

Three Brothers Brewing

  • American Stout – Wild Wolf, Nellysford
  • Bobsled Winter Ale – Adventure Brewing, Stafford
  • Saison’s Greetings – Chaos Mountain, Callaway
  • Coffeehouse Stout – Williamsburg AleWerks, Williamsburg
  • Conductor’s Choice Chocolate Stout – Roanoke Railhouse, Roanoke
  • Shut Up Belgian Dark Strong – Center of the Universe, Ashland
  • Fuel Imperial Coffee Stout – Capitol City, Arlington
  • Ice Breaker Imperial India Pale Ale – Lost Rhino, Ashburn
  • Long December Oatmeal Stout – Wolf Hills, Abingdon
  • Polaris Winter Tripel – Reaver Beach Brewing, Virginia Beach
  • Singularity Imperial Stout – The Beer Joint, Leesburg
  • Snots Winter Warmer – Beer Hound, Culpeper
  • Snow Blind Doppelbock Lager – Starr Hill, Crozet
  • Spiced Winter Ale – Blue Lab, Lexington
  • Spiced Winter Ale – Blue & Gray, Fredericksburg
  • Sweet Winter Ale – Three Notch’d, Charlottesville
  • The Battle of White Marsh – Heritage, Manassas
  • “The Bribe” Oatmeal Porter – Isley, Richmond
  • Winter Amber Ale – Hops, Alexandria
  • Winter Bock – Gordon Biersch, McLean
  • Winter Pecan Porter – O’Connor, Norfolk
  • Winter Scotch Ale – St. George, Hampton
  • Winter Trichotomy Pack (Space Heater Spiced Winter Warmer, Polar Bier Weizenbock, and Homebody Tart Brown Ale) – Three Brothers, Harrisonburg

Did we miss one? It’s easy to do with such a fast-growing industry like Virginia craft beer. Leave a comment to tell us what’s fresh on tap for the season at your favorite brewery!

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7 Comments

Shauna lawson says:

Woody stout-lost rhino-ashburn, va

Teddy says:

Dont forget about Snots Winter Warmer @ Beer Hound Brewery in Culpeper

Casey Higgins says:

Very cool! Thanks so much!

Linda says:

Very surprised that nothing from Adroit Theory made the list!

Casey Higgins says:

We checked their site and didn’t see a specific seasonal beer. Do they have one?

Mollie Paasch says:

Howling Pumpkin. Ale brewed with pumpkin,molasses and spices.It’s from Wild Wolf Brewing Company in Nellysford, VA 22598