Stable Craft Brewing

Once strictly a horse farm, this estate has now evolved into an agri-pub-style brewery and restaurant. Visitors can imbibe in the craft brews, take in the rural landscape, watch the horses, or go for a hike creating a memorable experience.-

Mountain House Trading Company

Owned and operated by Beekeepers, Mountain House is a rare find on 151. While fights of their mead are available this Meadery, has so much more. Here you will find an assortment of beecentric items such as honey, beeswax, and candles. 

Spirit Lab Distilling

For an up-close and personal experience step through the red door and discover this unassuming, one-man hooch operation. Here you can learn all about the art of distilling alcohol while imbibing in the unique hand-crafted elixirs.  

Monte Piccolo Farm and Distillery

Mont Piccolo is a small but charming farm and distillery which organically grows ingredients from its herb garden and orchard to harvest for its fruit brandies and varietal gins. Tours and tastings are available by appointment only. 

Castle Hill Cider

Visit this landmark estate for a truly lovely experience. Bring your own picnic and luxuriate under a shade tree with a glass of cider, or order from the menu while you unwind in the tasting room with a flight of ciders, and scenic views.

Albemarle Ciderworks

For a unique experience come to this family operated cidery for a guided heirloom apple tasting. You will taste rare Heritage apples, enjoy a glass of cider with at least one of the varieties you tasted, and take home a ½ peck of apples. 

Starr Hill Brewery & Taproom

Starr Hill has multiple tasting rooms which encompass the local vibe of the community in which it resides. Here you can find food trucks, live music and a menu of stouts, Belgians, lagers, wheat, brown and red ales as well as hard seltzers. 

Reason Beer

Although you will find this unassuming microbrewery in the middle of a Charlottesville industrial park it is spacious on the inside with plenty of picnic tables on the outside. This brewery is known for good beer and its friendly bartenders. 

Pro Re Nata Brewpub and Music Hall

A local favorite, this Crozet hot spot boasts music four days a week, two food trucks to choose from, ample outdoor seating, fire pits and lovely views. Seasonal brews and flagship brews are always on tap. Cider and wine are also available. 

Iron Pipe Alewerks

What began as a hobby for this father son team in the family garage has developed into a refined skill set and a deep appreciation for hand-crafted beer. Their dedication and hard work are evidenced by their recent awards. In 2021 Iron Pipe Alewerks took home the bronze medal for their Sassenach at the Virginia Craft Beer […]