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Craft Breweries in and around Washington DC, USA

I lived in the Washington DC area for 18 years and I was certainly a fan of craft beer during that time. But it wasn't until after I left our Nation's Capital that I truly started honing my skills and ramping up my visits to as many breweries as possible. I still return to the DC area on occasion, so I've had a chance to experience several of the local breweries with a fresh palate. I compiled the following list of breweries in Washington DC and surrounding communities in Maryland and Virginia. It is by no means comprehensive. I have more tasting to do, but it's my hope this will give you a great start. District of Columbia Atlas Brew Works Atlas Brew Works is 100% solar powered, so you can thank the sun for the tasty beer (thank the brewers too). If that isn't cool enough, the draught list is creative, with something for everyone, and you may recognize some of the popular brews because they distribute regionally. Atlas is a production brewery and a taproom; t