Breweries in and around the Shenandoah Valley, Virginia

“Without question, the greatest invention in the history of mankind is beer. Oh, I grant you that the wheel was also a fine invention, but the wheel does not go nearly as well with pizza.” –Dave Berry, Writer and Humorist

Did you know that August is Virginia Craft Beer Month? Now is the time to showcase the Commonwealth’s growing craft beer industry as well as highlighting the award-winning brews in the area. The Shenandoah Valley of Virginia is home to a number of breweries and is just down the road from the aptly named “Brew Ridge Trail.” Check out the following breweries, and while you’re at it, find lodging at a nearby B&B:

Redbeard Brewing Company, Staunton, VA

Queen City Brewing, Staunton, VA

Shenandoah Valley Brewing Company, Staunton, VA

Three Brothers Brewing Company, Harrisonburg, VA

Pale Fire Brewing Company, Harrisonburg, VA

Three Notch’d Brewing Company, Harrisonburg, VA

The Brew Ridge Trail, including Devils Backbone Brewing Company, Wild Wolf Brewing Company, Blue Mountain Brewery, South Street Brewery, and Starr Hill.

Happy Virginia Craft Beer Month!