COTU Turns 2! Let’s Celebrate November 14-16!

By |October 26th, 2014|

Can you believe that we are already 2 years old!?  It’s time to celebrate!  We have a weekend packed with great events filled with delicious special one-off, vintage, rare, and just plain awesome beers.  Check out below to see everything we have going on.
Friday, November 14th  4:00pm – 9:00pm
There will be live music from Ashland’s own The Tender as well as various food trucks to take care of your dinner needs.  Tonight also marks […]

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    Shut Up to Debut Black Friday, November 28th, with Sneak Peeks All Around Richmond!

Shut Up to Debut Black Friday, November 28th, with Sneak Peeks All Around Richmond!

By |October 23rd, 2014|

We will be opening up early on Black Friday, November 28th, 12:00pm to be exact, to allow the fine people of the Greater Richmond area to pick up that special gift for that hard to buy for beer lover.  Shut Up is packaged in 750ml bottles, the only bottle strong enough to contain it.  We will have 1 keg on draft for the 28th only so you can enjoy a glass after a hard […]

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    El Duderino Makes Return in Dude-like Fashion Starting November 1

El Duderino Makes Return in Dude-like Fashion Starting November 1

By |October 14th, 2014|

Inspired by slackers, sweaters, eccentric friends and exotic drinks. This decadent chocolate milk stout has been a year in the making and has been piloted and tested at the brewery countless times to ensure its quality. The final masterpiece pours midnight black and is capped with a tan pillowy head. Eight different malts and whole vanilla beans create flavors of chocolate and espresso, offering a perfect way to mellow out after a rough set […]

The Inaugural GROWL-O-WEEN is Set for October 25th!

By |September 18th, 2014|

Grab your pooch, your costume, and your good time shoes as we welcome in the fall season and Halloween in style with the first annual GROWL-O-WEEN.  This doggone good time is in an effort to raise money for The Friends of Hanover Dog Parks and the Hanover Humane Society.  See below for all of the deTAILS:
October 25th  2:00pm – 5:00pm   (Rain date of October 26th 2:00pm – 5:00pm)
Event to take place at the […]

Chin Music Celebrates The World Series!

By |September 17th, 2014|

This is it, the final matchup of the season.  What better way to celebrate than with an ice cold Chin Music?  All throughout the Metro Richmond area, local restaurants and retailers will be featuring the delicious amber lager so that you and your friends enjoyment of the big games will be taken to the next level.  Below is a list of restaurants where you will be able to find Chin Music, along with the dates […]

Center of the Universe Gets Spooky!

By |September 16th, 2014|

We have teamed up with Kings Dominion to bring you some great craft beers all during Halloween Haunt!  Kings Dominion will be offering cans of COTU brew in one of the two beer gardens starting on Friday, September 26th and ending on November 3rd.  If you are lucky enough to be attending on one of the dates below, be sure to head straight to our beer garden to collect your limited edition Halloween koozie and […]

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    September 13th: COTU Oktoberfest Featuring “Das Bier Run”

September 13th: COTU Oktoberfest Featuring “Das Bier Run”

By |September 1st, 2014|

Beers (liters of them), German Food, a 13 piece authentic German band, and a fun run for a good cause?  YES PLEASE!  Center of the Universe Brewing Co. is the only place to be for a celebration of the most fantastic libation, beer.  To kick off the party, COTU has teamed up with the Richmond Road Runners Club to play host to the inaugural “Das Bier Run.”  This is a 4 person team relay […]

Wednesday Night Biergarten Concert Series in Full Swing!

By |September 1st, 2014|

Sunshine, delicious brews, and food out of a truck… the COTU biergarten is open for business.  Let’s celebrate with live music, multiple food trucks, and great beer every Wednesday night through the fall!  Enjoy fine food several unique food trucks as well as live music out on the beer garden stage.  We will also have up to 8 different draft selections available for your enjoyment.  Skip the cooking, cleaning, and mid-week boredom and come on out […]

August 9th: Monkey’s Uncle Release Party

By |August 1st, 2014|

It’s back!  The beloved lemongrass tripel, named Monkey’s Uncle for it’s tendencies to make you go bananas, will be pouring once again at the brewery.  Be warned, this delicious concoction packs a punch clocking in at 9.5%, although you wouldn’t know it from its smooth and sweet finish.

Joining the brew will be live music from Paulo Franco and delicious food offerings from the areas finest food trucks.  Don’t be a Monkey’s Uncle, and make […]

July 26th: RVAle Belgian Summer Ale Release

By |June 17th, 2014|

The time has come to honor Scott Golden, the winner of COTU’s inaugural Wort Share Competition.  The Wort Share took place in February when COTU offered up some freshly prepared wort for local RVA region homebrewers.  6 weeks later we welcomed back those 60 local brewers for a friendly beer tasting competition.  The top 3 then returned to COTU to brew Scott’s beer with head brewer Mike Killelea.

Scott’s winning beer is a light and refreshing […]