Stay cool this summer and celebrate local beer today (It’s IPA Day #ipaday!) and all month long this August. Craft Beer celebrations are taking place on both sides of the Potomac for the 2nd Annual Love on Tap Virginia Craft Beer Month and the 5th Annual DC Craft Beer Week (August 11 – 18).
Here is a brief list of some of the locally brewed India Pale Ales (IPA) and double India Pale Ales (DIPA) in the Greater Washington, DC area.
Know of any others? Please share in the comments below.
Port City Brewing Company, Alexandria, VA Monumental IPA & Maniacal DIPA (limited release)
Mad Fox Brewing Company Falls Church, VA Dingo IPA, Molotov Hoptail (DIPA) & Orange Whip IPA (limited release)
Lost Rhino Ashburn, VA Faceplant (IPA)
Capitol City Brewing Company, Shirlington, VA & Washington DC The Gilded One IPA
DC Brau, Washington, DC The Corruption (IPA)
3 Stars Brewing Company Washington, DC Two to the Dome (DIPA)
Franklin’s Restaurant, Brewery and General Store Hyattsville, MD Private I.P.A.
Heavy Seas Baltimore, MD Loose Cannon (IPA), Riptide (IPA – limited release) & Uncharted Waters (DIPA)
Flying Dog Frederick, MD Raging Bitch (IPA), Snake Dog (IPA) & Double Dog (DIPA)
Learn more about the history of the India Pale Ale beer style.
So grab a local IPA and get ready for the rest of the great events taking place throughout the month including the Virginia Craft Brewers’ Festival on August 24th or any of the DC Craft Beer Week events!