Staunton, VA (PRWEB) May 08, 2014
There are so many reasons to visit Staunton, Virginia in the heart of the Shenandoah Valley. Now there are even more; two new microbreweries in the heart of downtown Staunton. Redbeard Brewing and Shenandoah Valley Brewing Company.
Visitors interested in sampling their craft beers can take advantage of a new package at the Stonewall Jackson Hotel and Conference Center. This charming historic property offers a new beer trail package and is a convenient short walk away. Guests can stay overnight and receive vouchers to sample a 6 beer flight from Redbeard and 2 pints from Shenandoah Valley Brewing with a free tasting at the Hops retail store. The package includes a gift certificate to Shenandoah Pizza valid for food or their diverse beer list and breakfast for two in the hotel in the morning.
Redbeard Brewing is the first brewing company in Staunton. This establishment is known for their passion in creating flavorful, local craft beer. All beer is handcrafted in small batches using the highest quality ingredients. The brewery's goal is to create small quantities of big beers. Currently there are ten varieties to sample. Visitors can sample the brews and tour the facility and learn how beer is made.
Shenandoah Valley Brewing Company is a home-brew supply store and craft brewery with an on-site taproom. The brewery currently offers seven beers on tap for sampling or taking home. The focus of this brewing company is to provide patrons with the tools and knowledge to have a better craft brew experience . Visitors are invited to learn about how to make craft brews or just enjoy sampling them.
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The 124-room Stonewall Jackson Hotel and Conference Center in Staunton, VA was originally built in 1924. The hotel underwent a $22 million expansion and restoration and reopened in 2005. The property, managed by Crestline Hotels and Resorts, is a member of Historic Hotels of American and features a fitness center, indoor pool, indoor parking garage, dining, bar and 8,500 sq. ft. of elegant meeting and banquet space. For reservations or more information visit http://www.StonewallJacksonHotel.com.