Top Beverage Makers

Chosen by readers in our summer 2019 survey.
From ale to gin, we’ve got you covered. Our Favorite Beverage Makers directory features hundreds of Virginia makers with superior wine, beer, spirits, cider, and mead, determined by votes from our annual readers’ survey. From Best Brown Ale to Best Chardonnay, Best Bourbon, Best Cider, Best Rosé, and dozens of others, this list includes the winners of your favorite local libations. So sit back, have a glass, and enjoy the best the Commonwealth has to offer.
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Breweries
Favorite Pale Ale

2 Silos Brewing Co.

9925 Discovery Boulevard Manassas, VA 20109

Breweries
Favorite Brown Ale

7 Dogs Brewpub

360 W. Spring St. Wytheville, VA 24382

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Favorite IPA

7 Dogs Brewpub

360 W. Spring St. Wytheville, VA 24382

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Favorite Lager

7 Dogs Brewpub

360 W. Spring St. Wytheville, VA 24382

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Favorite Porter

7 Dogs Brewpub

360 W. Spring St. Wytheville, VA 24382

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Favorite Sour

7 Dogs Brewpub

360 W. Spring St. Wytheville, VA 24382

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Favorite Stout

7 Dogs Brewpub

360 W. Spring St. Wytheville, VA 24382

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Favorite Wheat Ale/Hefeweizen

7 Dogs Brewpub

360 W. Spring St. Wytheville, VA 24382

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Favorite Seasonal/Specialty Beer

7 Dogs Brewpub Raspberry Sourpuss

360 W. Spring St. Wytheville, VA 24382

Distilleries
Favorite Rum

8 Shires Coloniale Distillery

7218 Merrimac Trail Williamsburg, VA 23185

Distilleries
Favorite Bourbon

A. Smith Bowman Distillery

1 Bowman Drive Fredericksburg, VA 22408

Breweries
Favorite Lager

Alewerks Brewing Co.

189B Ewell Road Williamsburg, VA 23188

Wineries
Favorite Cabernet Franc

Barboursville Vineyards

17655 Winery Road Barboursville, VA 22923

Wineries
Favorite Cabernet Sauvignon

Barboursville Vineyards

17655 Winery Road Barboursville, VA 22923

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Favorite Chambourcin

Barboursville Vineyards

17655 Winery Road Barboursville, VA 22923

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Favorite Merlot

Barboursville Vineyards

17655 Winery Road Barboursville, VA 22923

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Favorite Petit Verdot

Barboursville Vineyards

17655 Winery Road Barboursville, VA 22923

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Favorite Sauvignon Blanc

Barboursville Vineyards

17655 Winery Road Barboursville, VA 22923

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Favorite Red Blend

Barboursville Vineyards Octagon

17655 Winery Road Barboursville, VA 22923

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Favorite Dessert/Ice Wine

Barboursville Vineyards Paxxito

17655 Winery Road Barboursville, VA 22923

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