Beer of The Week

Beer of the Week: De Dolle Oerbier Special Reserva

Posted on: Friday 1/31/2014 1:23pm

Brennan Haselton, wtop.com

WASHINGTON -- What happens when an already small, impressive brewery releases a very limited beer? You find yourself headed to the store.

WTOP's Brennan Haselton is joined by Neighborhood Restaurant Group Beer Director and Food and Wine Sommelier of the Year Greg Engert to talk about De Dolle Oerbier Special Reserva for the latest edition of WTOP's Beer of the Week.

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Beer of the Week: Maine Beer Co. Another One

Posted on: Friday 1/24/2014 1:09pm

Brennan Haselton, wtop.com

WASHINGTON -- It can be startling when the doctor says, "You're having twins!" But, in this case at least, the even better news is: they're not identical.

WTOP's Brennan Haselton is joined by Neighborhood Restaurant Group Beer Director and James Beard Award nominee Greg Engert to talk about Maine Beer Co. Another One for the latest edition of WTOP's Beer of the Week.

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Beer of the Week: Allagash Midnight Brett

Posted on: Friday 1/17/2014 10:42am

Brennan Haselton, wtop.com

WASHINGTON -- You can wait until the clock strikes twelve, but your taste buds won't likely be happy about it!

WTOP's Brennan Haselton is joined by Neighborhood Restaurant Group Beer Director and Food and Wine Sommelier of the Year Greg Engert to talk about Allagash Midnight Brett for the latest edition of WTOP's Beer of the Week.

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Beer of the Week: Lagunitas Sucks

Posted on: Tuesday 1/14/2014 10:04am

Brennan Haselton, wtop.com

WASHINGTON -- You can't judge a book by its cover, and you definitely don't want to judge this craft brew by its name.

WTOP's Brennan Haselton is joined by Neighborhood Restaurant Group Beer Director and James Beard Award nominee Greg Engert to talk about Lagunitas Sucks for the latest edition of WTOP's Beer of the Week.

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Beer of the Week: Founders Sweet Repute

Posted on: Friday 1/3/2014 2:22pm

Brennan Haselton, wtop.com

WASHINGTON -- If this rare brew is any indication, 2014 is going to be a stellar year for craft beer lovers.

WTOP's Brennan Haselton is joined by Neighborhood Restaurant Group Beer Director and Food and Wine Sommelier of the Year Greg Engert to talk about Founders Sweet Repute for the latest edition of WTOP's Beer of the Week.

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(Copyright 2014 by WTOP. All Rights Reserved.)

Beer of the Week: Terrapin Recreation Ale

Posted on: Saturday 12/28/2013 9:27am

Brennan Haselton, wtop.com

WASHINGTON -- When someone says "recreation", you might think running... or hiking... or paddling a canoe. Now, however, you can also think: beer.

WTOP's Brennan Haselton is joined by Neighborhood Restaurant Group Beer Director and James Beard Award nominee Greg Engert to talk about Terrapin Recreation Ale for the latest edition of WTOP's Beer of the Week.

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(Copyright 2013 by WTOP. All Rights Reserved.)

Beer of the Week (Best of): Port City Tidings

Posted on: Friday 12/20/2013 11:00am

Brennan Haselton, wtop.com

WASHINGTON -- Because Brennan Haselton was called away for a beer tasting with Santa's elves, we are featuring a "Best of" edition of W-T-O-P's Beer of the Week today.

And nearly two years later, it's still a brew to put on your holiday wish list.

From back on December 24, 2011, Brennan and Neighborhood Restaurant Group Beer Director Greg Engert talk about Port City Tidings for WTOP's Beer of the Week.

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(Copyright 2013 by WTOP. All Rights Reserved.)

Beer of the Week: Perennial Abraxas Ale

Posted on: Friday 12/13/2013 11:12am

Brennan Haselton, wtop.com

WASHINGTON -- If someone says "cinnamon and chili peppers," beer might not be the first thing that comes to mind. But perhaps it should!

WTOP's Brennan Haselton is joined by Neighborhood Restaurant Group Beer Director and James Beard Award nominee Greg Engert to talk about Perennial Abraxas Ale for WTOP's Beer of the Week.

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(Copyright 2013 by WTOP. All Rights Reserved.)

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Beer of the Week: Foothills People's Porter

Posted on: Friday 12/6/2013 1:28pm

Brennan Haselton, wtop.com

WASHINGTON -- In your mind, you can be gone to Carolina. But, if you're talking about this craft brewery, it's coming to you!

WTOP's Brennan Haselton is joined by Neighborhood Restaurant Group Beer Director and Food and Wine Sommelier of the Year Greg Engert to talk about Foothills People's Porter.

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(Copyright 2013 by WTOP. All Rights Reserved.)

Beer of the Week: Goose Island Lolita

Posted on: Friday 11/29/2013 11:19am

Brennan Haselton, wtop.com

WASHINGTON -- What to do when you find yourself in the possession of 15 tons of raspberries? Put them in beer, of course!

WTOP's Brennan Haselton is joined by Neighborhood Restaurant Group Beer Director and James Beard Award nominee Greg Engert to talk about Goose Island Lolita for WTOP's Beer of the Week.

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(Copyright 2013 by WTOP. All Rights Reserved.)

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