Tag Archives: Loudoun County

Port City Brewing Co., Lost Rhino, Devil’s Backbone medal at Great American Beer Fest

Breweries from the Commonwealth of Virginia did very well at the Great American Beer Festival in Denver. My hometown brewer, Port City Brewing Co. here in Alexandria, took home gold for its Optimal Wit. I really enjoy it in late spring and early fall when there is just a sligtht coolness in the air. Lost

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White’s Ferry connects Loudoun and Montgomery counties

DICKERSON, Md. — While there are no bridge between the American Legion (nee Cabin John) Bridge that the I-495/Capital Beltway crosses over and the US 15/Point of Rocks Bridge north of Lessburg, there is another crossing — White’s Ferry. There isn’t a Web site for White’s Ferry any more, but according to Wikipedia, ferries have

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A recent Kojo Nnamdi Show featured 3 regional distillers

Distillers from Catoctin Creek Distilling Company | @catoctincreek of Loudoun County, Va., Blackwater Distilling | @sloopbetty (makers of Sloop Betty) of Stevensville, Md. and New Columbia Distillers | @dcdistillers(makers of Green Hat Gin) of D.C. were featured on The Kojo Nnamdi Show on February 20. I have not sampled the products from any of these

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