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3 Stars, District Distilling Join Forces on New Beertails

The distillery and brewery just released joint elixirs

The new Passion Spice beertail at District Distilling Co.
Photo by Clarissa Villondo

A year after debuting in D.C., District Distilling Co. is getting in bed with local brewery 3 Stars to debut a new “beer-tail” program.

That means some of 3 Stars’ 40 beers, including malty Belgian-style brews, sours, and aromatic-accented brews, will be stirred alongside District Distilling’s lineup of vodkas and gins to create a batch of new $10 to $14 elixirs.

Beer cocktails will rotate as new brews, spirits, and seasons pop up. Current cocktails include Moon Cloud, featuring 3 Stars Above the Clouds farmhouse pale ale, Corridor Rye vodka, Campari, and orange bitters; the 14 Shades of Grey includes Wild June gin, early grey syrup, lemon juice, 3 Stars Ghost White IPA, water, and cucumber.

The drinks, now flowing at the U Street distillery, could also make their way into 3 Stars’ Urban Farmhouse tasting room.

District Distilling Co. and 3 Stars Brewing are mixing up their brands this summer.
Photo by Clarissa Villondo

The new way to imbibe coincides with DC Beer Week, with 3 Stars planning an all-day barre class and booze fest on Saturday, August 26.

3 Stars Brewery

6400 Chillum Place NW, Washington, DC 20011 (202) 670-0333

District Distilling Co.

1414 U Street Northwest, , DC 20009 (202) 629-3787 Visit Website

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