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Anti – Valentines Day Party February 13th

By |January 18th, 2016|Events|

Do you love Valentine’s Day? Do you love the flowers? The cards? The candies? Creepy little Cherubs? Unrealistic romantic comedies?If you said yes, that’s neat.If you said no. Congratulations. We are the place for you this Valentine’s Day!There aren’t going to be any crazy red hearts, flowers, or those candies with creepy pre-written messages. There is going to be lots of beer, live music, tacos, and a bunch of like minded people who want to [...]

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Great Scotch Imperial Scotch Ale Release February 6th

By |January 11th, 2016|Beers|

About 10 miles northwest of Ashland stands Scotchtown, the one-time home of Patrick Henry. Henry lived at Scotchtown when he wrote his famous "Give Me Liberty, or Give Me Death!” address. He was also living there when he was elected Governor of Virginia in 1776. Our Great Scotch Imperial Scotch ale is COTU’s take on a classic Scottish-style ale. Brewed with eight different malts, including roasted barley and smoked malt, Scotchtown is a distinctly malt-forward [...]

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By |January 10th, 2016|Uncategorized|

Welcome potential COTU employee, we are glad you are here!  Please see below for currently available positions.  If you are interested in applying, please send a cover letter and resume to careers@cotubrewing.com Brewer Need for expanding Central Virginia Brewery Center of the Universe Brewing Company (COTU), a production brewery located in Ashland, VA (Metro Richmond Area), is seeking a Head Brewer. We are looking for a highly motivated and skilled brewer to continue our 3 [...]

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Oak Age Ray Ray’s Extra Pale Ale Release Party January 9th

By |January 4th, 2016|Uncategorized|

Our delicious Ray Ray's Extra Pale Ale aged wtih Oak that lend it a hint of Vanilla and Peach on top of the Cascade hop notes. On tap only

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IV Belgian Quad Aged In Red Wine Barrels Release January 2nd

By |December 10th, 2015|Uncategorized|

IV ( Four )  is a traditional Belgian Quadrupel clocking in at 10.6% alcohol by volume.  This complex brew exudes flavors of dates, figs, and caramel.  The beer is finished in VA born red wine barrels to add to the already intricate array of dark fruits.

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Center of the Universe and O’Connor Brewing Present “ORANGE IS THE NEW STOUT” Collaboration December 12th

By |December 6th, 2015|Events|

Release Party December 12th @ 1 pm What began as an RV excursion, a couple of beers, and an idea shared amongst friends has become the sweet reality called "ORANGE IS THE NEW STOUT."  This imperial chocolate stout is crafted using fresh oranges and sea salt creating a truffle like flavor clocking in at 10.5% abv which will keep your spirits warm and bright all winter long. Join us at the brewery Saturday night to be [...]

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Pepperhoptas Release Party December 19th

By |December 5th, 2015|Uncategorized|

You may have had our Pocahoptas IPA, but not like this. We've tasted the hottest peppers in the world to find one that would pair great with Pocahoptas. We decided on the Trinidad 7 pot . The 7 Pot Pepper originates from the nation of Trinidad. It is one of the world's hottest peppers. The name was given because one pepper is claimed to be hot enough to flavor seven pots of stew. The pepper [...]

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Travesty Release December 5th

By |November 30th, 2015|Uncategorized|

An IMPERIAL MILK STOUT AGED IN RUM BARRELS, TRAVESTY is in a league of its own. Some might say it’s OVER THE LINE, but most dudes agree it’s the best way to close out your game.

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Fugly Sweater Party December 5th

By |November 23rd, 2015|Uncategorized|

December 5th 4pm – 8pm Center of the Universe Brewing Company Bring them out!  Bring them out!  Maybe your grandmother knitted it.  Maybe your eccentric aunt gave it to you for Christmas.  Or, maybe there was a huge sale on the mostly brilliantly tacky sweaters, and your employer thought they would make the perfect Christmas bonus.  No matter how you ended up with it, its time to celebrate it in all of its glory for [...]

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Classic Video Game League Every Tuesday

By |November 15th, 2015|Uncategorized|

Strap on your power gloves and get ready for some classic head to head video game action, every Tuesday of this 8 week league.  Take a blast to the past with some of these classic video game titles Street Fighter II Frogger Ms. Pac Man Centipede Track N Field And More! Every Tuesday starting November 10th for 8 weeks. We will have head to head match ups with and end of season tournament as well as weekly [...]