Press

City Paper Shares the Love in Breweries

Many of the couples meeting over beers and venturing into the business together with both feet. From meeting as high school sweethearts, our very own Janell and Bruce, to Jessica who met Brett while she was stuck in an elevator. The couples talk about how and why they started their breweries and how they balance their…

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No Farms No Beer – It’s in Print!

Industry Virginia’s Spring 2016 Issue has spotlighted Virginia’s craft breweries as a rising star. The article “Toasting Virginia, Craft Breweries” includes interviews with Janell Zurschmeide of Dirt Farm along with O’Connor Brewing, Norfolk Brewery, Strangeways Brewing, a Richmond Brewery, and Beltway Brewing, out of Sterling. The four interviews are the insight into the state of the…

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Great Press in VA CraftBeer Magazine

Views and Brews High Above Bluemont at Dirt Farm Brewing Virginia CraftBeer, August 2016 Issue A big thank you to Virginia CraftBeer magazine for their 2-page write up on Dirt Farm. Jeff Evans and Chuck Triplett, writers of the magazine, took the time to learn about our farm brewery and the history of the Zurschmeide…

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Red Merl Wins First Place in Virginia Craft Brewers Guild Cup

On August 16, 2016, we humbly received a GOLD for our Red Merl in the Irish Red Ale category at the Virginia Craft Brewers Guild Cup!  Dirt Farm along with six other Loudoun Breweries scored awards in craft beer awards. There were a total of 378 beers entered into the competition. Loudoun Now has a full…

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