Recent Press

We messed up. — Ardent press release, January 3, 2017

Nominated "Brewery of the Year," 2017 Elby Awards — Richmond Magazine, December 2016

"Our Next Vice President's Favorite Place to Drink" — Men's Journal, October 25, 2016, by Joshua Bernstein

"For a Sip of Richmond's Exploding Beer Scene, Head to One Neighborhood" — Washington Post, October 15, 2016, by Fritz Hahn

"Richmond Winners at 2016 Virginia Craft Brewers Cup Awards" — Richmond.com, August 2016

"An Ardent Expansion" — Richmond BizSense, By Michael Thompson, June 2016

"Big Craft Beer: Good for the Local Guys?" — WVTF Radio IQ, By Mallory Noe-Payne, May 2016

"Where to Travel for Food in 2016" — National Geographic, By Megan Heltzel Weiler, January 2016

"City Guide: Richmond" — Southern Living, December 2015

"An Actually Useful Guide to Richmond, Virginia" — Bon Appetit, By Elyssa Goldberg, October 2015

Best Local Brewery, Second Place — Style Weekly, May 2015

"Class of 2014" — Beer Advocate, By Justin Kennedy, January 2015

"Virginia Brewery Whips Up 300 Year-Old Beer Recipe" — Food & Wine, By Mike Pomranz, December 2014

"Scott's Addition: Becoming A Neighborhood" — Richmond BizSense, December 2014

"Virginia Brewery Taps 300-Year-Old Beer Recipe" — Associated Press, By Michael Felberbaum, December 2014

"The Time is Ripe For Brewing Historical Beer" — Richmond Times-Dispatch, By Lee Graves, December 2014

"History of Beer in Richmond" — WTVR CBS6, By Greg McQuade, November 2014

"Fall Beers & Events" — The Flave, River City Radio, September 2014

"Ten New Southern Breweries" — Garden & Gun, August 2014

"The $20 Diner Visits Richmond For Washington Redskins Training Camp" — Washington Post, July 2014, By Tim Carman

"Balance Is Beautiful" — Style Weekly, July 2014, By Brent Baldwin

"Countdown in on for Redskins Training Camp in RVA" — WTVR CBS6, July 2014 

"Sunday Q&A With Founders of Ardent Craft Ales" — Richmond Times-Dispatch, July 2014, By Jacob Geiger

"Toast Independence Day with a Local Brew" — Richmond Times-Dispatch, July 2014, By Lee Graves

"Ardent Craft Ales Draft Beer Pub Crawl Today" — RVA News, June 2014

"Scott’s Addition: Richmond’s New Watering Hole" — Richmond BizSense, June 2014, By Burl Rolett

"Beware the Consumption of Ardent Craft Ales" — Richmond.com, June 2014, By Annie Tobey

"Ardent Craft Ales Set to Serve on Friday" — RVA News, June 2014, By Richard Hayes

"Trio Ardent About Crafting Beer" — Richmond Times-Dispatch, May 2014, By Lee Graves

"Day Trips: Brew Trail" — Northern Virginia Magazine, April 2014

"Ardent Aims for May Opening" — Richmond.com, March 2014

"Celebrating the Craft Beer Boom" — Richmond.com, January 2014

"RVA Beer Watch" — Richmond.com, January 2014

"Start It Up" — Richmond Magazine, November 2013

"Ardent Signs a Lease" — Richmond.com, September 2013

"Brewing in Scott's Addition" — Richmond BizSense, September 2013

"Brewing Renaissance in Richmond" — Richmond Times-Dispatch, March 2013