A taste of Brussels in Leesburg—it’s Delirium

by | Mar 31, 2017 | Loudoun Times-Mirror | 0 comments

After five nights and six days traveling through Europe and living out of a duffle bag, Curtis Allred returned to Virginia with more than just stories and memories. He had an idea.

One night in Brussels, after attending the National Beer Festival and the Brew Masters Guild parade five or six years ago, Allred and a group of 30 or so people gathered in the “Hoppy lounge” of the original Delirium Café, admiring the unique environment and relishing in the atmospheric elixir that Delirium encompasses – all while enjoying some of the best beer in the world. During the merriment, a question came to Allred’s mind: Why isn’t there one of these back in the states?