Ballast Point Brewery and Spirits sent the first keg of beer made at the company’s Greenfield facility to Gov. Terry McAuliffe last Monday, then held a ribbon cutting and tour of the new operation Thursday.
“Our very first keg of Virginia-brewed Sculpin is currently on tap in the Governor’s Mansion!” Ballast Point officials announced on Facebook. “We are so excited to celebrate this milestone and ‘officially’ open our East Coast brewery. Cheers, Virginia!”
The brewing process opened pretty much on schedule in the facility that will eventually employ about 175 people in the brewery and restaurant.
The restaurant opened early in the year and allowed customers to keep up with work progress on the…