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PRIVATE EVENTS:

For all private event inquiries, please see our fact sheets for Rustico Ballston and Rustico Alexandria. To begin planning your private event with us, please complete our form or contact our Private Dining Manager, Sarah Melby at by email. 

 

 

RUSTICO ALEXANDRIA

 

The Official Prairie Artisan Ales Alexandria Launch!
Thursday, July 20th
@ 5 PM


Join us on Thursday, July 20th as we host the official Alexandria debut of one of our favorite breweries, Prairie Artisan Ales. On this night, we’ll pour 6 different Prairie beers for the very first time in Alexandria!
Highlighting the list are two versions of the inimitable Prairie Bomb! Rated one of the top 100 beers in the world, this decadently rich Imperial Stout finished with espresso beans, chocolate, vanilla and ancho chili peppers. Not to be outdone, we’ll also pour Birthday Bomb!, a limited release variant finished with caramel sauce.
Other highlights include Paradise Imperial Stout, aged on toasted coconut and vanilla; and ‘Merica, a dry-hopped Saison brewed exclusively with international ingredients.
There is no admission fee for this event. All Prairie beers will be priced individually by the glass and in 4 oz. tasting pours.

THE OFFICIAL PRAIRIE ARTISAN ALES ALEXANDRIA LAUNCH LIST
Bomb! (Imperial Stout w/ Coffee, Chocolate, Vanilla & Chiles)
Christmas Bomb! (Imperial Stout w/ Caramel, Coffee, Chocolate, Vanilla & Chiles)
‘Merica (Saison w/ Nelson Sauvin Hops & Brett)
Prarie-Vous Francais (Saison w/ Saaz Hops & Brett)
Paradise (Imperial Stout w/ Coconut & Vanilla; Bottle Pour)
Phantasmagoria (Imperial IPA w/ Simcoe & Mosaic; Bottle Pour)


 

 

Firestone Walker Rarity Night: Parabajava, West Side Beavo & More!
Thursday, July 27th
5 PM


Join us on Thursday, July 27th as we host our friends from Firestone Walker. On this night, we’re featuring a slew of rare drafts and bottles from the Paso Robles brewery, 10 total beers in all!
Headlining the list is an incredibly rare keg of Parabajava 2016. This barrel-aged Imperial Stout takes Firestone Walker Parabola and infuses it with local coffee from Dark Nectar Roasting.
Other notables include West Side Beavo, a one-off collaboration with Beavertown Brewery; and Lil’ Opal, aged 14 months in French and American Oak barrels.
There is no admission fee for this event. All Firestone Walker beers will be priced individually by the glass and in 4 oz. tasting pours.

THE OFFICIAL FIRESTONE WALKER RARITY NIGHT LIST
Parabajava (Bourbon BA Imperial Stout w/ Coffee)
Leo v. Ursus: Adversus (Imperial IPA)
West Side Beavo (India Pale Lager; Collab. w/ Beavertown)
Luponic Distortion: Revolution 006 (IPA)
Pivo Pils (Pilsner)
Nitro Merlin (Sweet Stout; Nitro Pour)
Helldorado (Barleywine; Bottle Pour)
Lil’ Opal (Oak BA Saison; Bottle Pour)
Bravo (Bourbon BA Imperial Brown Ale; Bottle Pour)

Agrestic (Oak BA Sour Blond Ale; Bottle Pour)

 

THE NEAR & FAR BEER DINNER SERIES 2017!

 

The Near & Far Beer Dinner Series: Beers Of Scandinavia

Rustico Alexandria

Monday, August 7th

7 PM

 

Join us for our "Near & Far" beer dinner series! This dinner's theme: the beers of Scandinavia.

 

On Monday, August 7th, Rustico Alexandria will host a 5-course dinner pairing hard-to-find Scandinavian brews with Chef de Cuisine Aaron Wright’s special Scandinavian-inspired menu. Don’t miss the opportunity to try some deliciously rare treats like Mikkeller Black Hole, Brekeriet Ribes and Evil Twin XXX.

 

Tickets for all "Near & Far" Beer Dinners will be priced at $55 per

person, exclusive of tax and gratuity, and all dinners will begin at 7 PM.

 

Reservations are required, and you can reserve your spot in advance for any of the dinners by calling 703-224-5051, or by emailing slaters@rusticorestaurant.com.

 

While we’re still putting the final touches on the menu, check out the full list of beers below.

 

THE NEAR & FAR BEER DINNER: BEERS OF SCANDINAVIA

Brekeriet Ribes (Sour Red Ale w/ Blackcurrants & Brettanomyces)

Evil Twin Classique Imperiale (Saison; Collaboration w/ Stillwater)

Evil Twin XXX (English Strong Ale; Collaboration w/ Beavertown)

Mikkeller Winbic (Blend of Saison & Spontanale)

Mikkeller Black Hole (Imperial Stout w/ Coffee & Vanilla)

 

Full list of "Near & Far" Beer Dinners for 2017:

Monday, October 16, 2017 - The Answer Brewpub (VA)

Monday, December 4, 2017 - The Veil Brewing Company (VA