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Octoberfest at the Corner Pocket October 15

The Corner Pocket is doing it up right – with an Oompah band, Schnicklefritz & the Oompahs and German Beers on tap.  Also, delicious German food on the menu.  There is even talk  of a yodeling contest and a prize … Continue reading

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The Green Leafe: Good Beer, Good Food, Good People

Disclaimer:  I spent a good amount of time with my brother, Gregg, at “The Leafe” during my early post graduate days from USC. I also spent time there with Geoffrey, Rob, Joe, Judy, Bill and Scott.   I can almost … Continue reading

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Things to Do: Vineyards by the Fountain

City Center at Oyster Point in Newport News invites you to sip and savor at the Fourth Annual Wine Festival, Vineyards by the Fountain, on Saturday, September 19, 1-6 PM by the fountain stage. “Vineyards by the Fountain” is a … Continue reading

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Beer & Chocolate Making in Colonial Williamsburg

Colonial Williamsburg explores 18th-century beer brewing and chocolate making during two Historic Foodways programs this fall and winter. Explore the 18th-century tradition of beer making during Colonial Williamsburg’s Historic Foodways program. The Art & Mysteries of Brewing. Guests can see the … Continue reading

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Wine, Wit and Wisdom

Colonial Williamsburg offers a curriculum that will cover a wide range of topics, some of them about wine and cheese. Our tenured professors for the course are Executive Chef Rhys Lewis and Sommelier Charles Birr. Their entertaining anecdotes pair perfectly … Continue reading

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TIP: Chownings Tavern for a Drink

A reconstructed 18th-century alehouse, Chowning’s serves casual quick fare for lunch, including traditional pit-style BBQ ordered from the new walk-up service area in the tavern garden. You can eat either inside the tavern or under an garden arbor. After 5 … Continue reading

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