Local breweries that contribute to our local beer craft culture.

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3 Stars Brewing Company

District of Columbia

Name: 3 Stars Brewing Company
Address: 6400 Chillum Place NW
General Description: Founded by two best friends, a beer director and a gearhead, 3 Stars Brewing’s beers are...

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Adroit Theory Brewing Company

Virginia

Name: Adroit Theory
Address: 404 Browning Ct., Unit C, Purcellville, VA
Type: Production brewery

Year Founded: 2013

General Description: “Consume Life, Drink Art” is the motto of this Virginia nanobrewery. You won’t find anything to BJCP...

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Atlas Brew Works

District of Columbia

Name: Atlas Brew Works
Address: 2052 West Virginia Avenue NE, Suite 102, Washington, DC 20002
Type: Production Brewery

Year Founded: 2012

General Description: Like so many breweries, Atlas was born of a friendship. CEO Justin Cox and Head Brewer Will Durgin met at...

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Baying Hound Aleworks

Maryland

Name: Baying Hound Aleworks
Address: 1108 Taft Street, Rockville, MD
Type: Production brewery

Year Founded: 2010

General Description: Rockville’s first...

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Beltway Brewing Company

Virginia

Name: Beltway Brewing Company
Address: 22620 Davis Drive #110, Sterling, VA
Type: Production brewery offering partner and contract brewing services.

General Description: Beltway is a brewery unlike any other in...

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Bluejacket

District of Columbia, Capitol Hill/Barracks Row

Name: Bluejacket
Address: 300 Tingey Street SE
Type: Brewpub

General Description: From the Neighborhood Restaurant Group (ChurchKey, Birch & Barley...

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Corcoran Brewing Company

Virginia

Name: Corcoran Brewing Company
Address: 205 Hirst Rd. Suite 105 Purcelville, VA
Type: Brewpub with limited local distribution

Year Founded: 2011

General Description: Corcoran Brewing Company is the brainchild of brewmaster Kevin Bills and...

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DC Brau Brewing Company

District of Columbia

Name: DC Brau
Address: 3178 Bladensburg Rd NE
Type: Production brewery

General Description: As the District’s first production brewery for over a half century, DC Brau is very much in the...

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Denizens Brewing Company

Maryland

Name: Denizens Brewing Company
Address: 1115 East-West Highway, Silver Spring, MD 20910
Type: Production brewery with attached restaurant on premise

Year Founded: 2014

General Description: Prior to Denizens’ arrival in...

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District Chophouse

District of Columbia, Chinatown

Name: District Chophouse
Address: 509 7th Street NW
Type: Brewpub

General Description: The District Chophouse, in DC’s Chinatown neighborhood, is...

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Flying Dog Brewery

Maryland

Name: Flying Dog Brewery
Address: 4607 Wedgewood Boulevard, Frederick, MD
Type: Production brewery

General Description: Although Flying Dog is not in...

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Forge Brew Works

Virginia

Name: Forge Brew Works
Address: 8532 Terminal Road, Suite L, Lorton, VA
Type: Production brewery

General Description: Matt Rose, a former NASA engineer, cranks out a wide variety of beers on...

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Franklin's Restaurant, Brewery, and General Store

Maryland

Located just past the DC border in Hyattsville, Maryland, Franklin's is a family favorite for its great food and beer. Brewer Mike Roy has been with Franklin's since 2010 and maintains a wide variety of brews on tap...

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Heavy Seas Beer

Maryland

Name: Heavy Seas Beer
Address: 4615 Hollins Ferry Road, Halethorpe, MD
Type: Production brewery with brewery restaurants in Baltimore and Arlington

General Description: Clipper City Brewing...

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Hellbender Brewing Company

District of Columbia

Name: Hellbender Brewing Company
Address: 5788 2nd Street NE
Type: Production brewery

Year Founded: 2014

General Description: The District’s newest brewery. Hellbender (named after the largest salamander in North America) uses a mash filter...

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Heritage Brewing Company

Virginia

Name: Heritage Brewing Company
Address: 9436 Center Point Lane, Manassas, VA
Type: Producton brewery

General Description: Veteran...

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Jailbreak Brewing Company

Maryland

Name: Jailbreak Brewing Company
Address: 9445 Washington Blvd N, Laurel, MD 20723
Type: Production brewery

Year Founded: 2014

General Description: Brewing under the tag “the art of escape,” Jailbreak’s beers are intended to make you forget...

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Lost Rhino Brewing Company

Virginia

Name: Lost Rhino Brewing Company
Address: 21730 Red Rum Drive, Suite 142, Ashburn, VA
Type: Production brewery with attached restaurant on-premise

Year Founded: 2011

General Description: According to their website, the brewery’s name comes...

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Mad Fox Brewing Company

Virginia

Name: Mad Fox Brewing Company
Address: 444 West Broad Street, Suite I, Falls Church, VA - (Glover Park, DC location in planning)
Type: Brewpub with some local distribution

General Description: Opened in 2010 by brewer Bill Madden and his...

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Old Ox Brewery

Virginia

Name: Old Ox Brewery
Address: 44652 Guilford Drive, Ashburn, VA
Type: Production brewery

General Description: Old Ox Brewery (named after Old Ox Road, which it’s near, and also the ox as a symbol of strength...

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Port City Brewing Company

Virginia, Alexandria

Name: Port City Brewing Company
Address: 3950 Wheeler Avenue, Alexandria, VA
Type: Production brewery

General Description: Port City is well-...

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Right Proper Brewing Company

District of Columbia, U Street and Greater Shaw

Name: Right Proper Brewing Company
Address: 624 T St NW, Washington, DC 20001
Type: Brewpub without expanded distribution

Year Founded: 2013

General Description: This neighborhood brew pub – the brainchild of Belgian beer knight (really)...

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