The Brew Ridge Trail has taken the craft brewing world by storm. Visit Blue Mountain Brewery in Afton, Devils Backbone Brewing Company and Wild Wolf Brewing Company in the Wintergreen area, Blue Mountain Barrel House in Colleen, Starr Hill in Crozet, and South Street in Charlottesville.

The Brew Ridge Trail – More Breweries Than Stop Lights

The Brew Ridge Trail celebrates the craft beer industry in Nelson and Albemarle Counties. To plan your trip along the Trail, contact the Nelson County Visitors Bureau at 434-263-7015 or

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Starr Hill Debut Series 2015

Posted on 06. Jan, 2015 by admin in Breweries, News

Starr Hill Brewery is ringing in the New Year with the launch of their limited-release Debut Series of 2015 and the introduction of its first beer, a Belgian Tripel. “We’ve had tremendous success recently with our limited-release beers, such as the All Access Series, where we’ve been able to experiment with an extensive array of [...]


Wild Wolf Introduces New Executive Chef Alex Alward

Posted on 18. Nov, 2014 by admin in Breweries, News

Nellysford, VA – November 10th, 2014 – Wild Wolf Brewing Company is pleased to announce the appointment of Alex Alward as its new executive chef. Alex’s culinary expertise and innovative approach to ingredients will help take Wild Wolf’s emphasis on fresh, local ingredients to the next level. Originally from Fort Collins, Colorado, Alex got his [...]

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Starr Hill Brewery Wins Two Awards in International Competition

Posted on 14. Nov, 2014 by admin in Breweries, News

Starr Hill Brewery, one of the most award-winning craft breweries on the East Coast, has won two medals in the 18th Annual Great International Beer & Cider Competition, an international beer and cider competition that evaluates professionally brewed beers from around the world, recognizing the most exceptional brewers and their beers. Over 700 beers and [...]

South Street Brewery Now Open

Posted on 13. Nov, 2014 by admin in Breweries, News

South Street Brewery is Now Open under the new ownership of Blue Mountain Brewery.  Check out what’s new at the link below! 106 W. South Street, Charlottesville, VA 22902   (434) 293-6550