Untapped VA

Taking a beautiful historic building and turning it into a multi-dimensional place for great beer, spirits, entertainment and food is just part of the story of The Vanguard Brewpub & Distillery. Historic Hampton, Virginia is the setting for an old...
Marcel and Martin Favela started Border X with a mission of fusing ingredients inspired from their childhood in Mexico and craft beers. The result is a lively and inspired microbrewery in the up and coming arts community of Barrio...
Sponsored By City of Suffolk and Brick & Mortar Brewing Company Suffolk, Virginia has been called "The Peanut Capital of the World". It is not known as a craft beer mecca but Brick & Mortar Brewing Company owners Dave and Rachel Stacknick...
This segment of Untapped VA offers a unique idea in a unique location. Decent People Taproom, located in Suffolk, Virginia, offers a self-service taproom & full-service restaurant. With no need for a bartender, there's no need to wait. Just set up a...
"We have our legendary Mug Club membership.....you get to customize it......you get some really cool perks" says Dani Falter, Hospitality and Bar Manager at Legend Brewing Company. Hear about this inclusive idea, specialty pricing, early releases and specially priced...
"We've been in the Richmond location for the last 25 years now and we're looking to expand Brew Pub all over the state......We selected Portsmouth because it's a great place to come. The city government has been great, they...
"We had a much smaller setup....we had 4 small fermenters and 15 seat capacity restaurant....We kind of organically grew with our sales and our following," explains John Wampler, Master Brewer at Legend Brewing Company in the early days of...
Beer isn't the only thing that is Legend here. The food at Legend Brewery in Richmond is a staple. From a beer cheese appetizer that pairs well with their brown ale, to their hamburgers that are the biggest seller....
From 15 chairs and 4 beers on tap, to now having over a 400 chair capacity with 16 on tap, Legend Brewing has evolved over its 23 years. Being a full restaurant and full production facility gives loyal customers...
With the original location in Richmond, Virginia, Legend Brewing Company has now expanded to Portsmouth, VA. Get to know the origins of the Beer Garden, the Unicorn and more on this segment of Untapped VA.