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In the hall of Two Truths

July 21, 2017, No comments

Adam Singh is the driving force behind Short North cocktail bar Two Truths, though before running into the building’s leaseholder — who needed ...

Craft beer fest added to Ohio State Fair

July 17, 2017, 1 Comment

The Ohio State Fair is right around the corner and this year’s event will kick off with a beer fest. The first day of the fair this year will fe ...

Limited taproom hours coming soon to Granville Brewing

July 13, 2017, 1 Comment

One of the best kept secrets in the central-Ohio brewing scene over the last five years has been Granville Brewing. Owned by Jay Parsons and Ross Kirk ...

Homestead brand getting an update

July 11, 2017, No comments

After three years in operation, Heath’s Homestead Beer Company is rolling out a new brand design. “As we’ve matured as a brewery we’re ...

Anheuser-Busch opening doors to Columbus brewery

July 11, 2017, No comments

Anheuser-Busch offers public tours at many of their breweries across the country, but Columbus hasn’t been one of them for many years — until ...

Elevator announces new brewmaster

July 11, 2017, No comments

Elevator Brewing Company today announced they have hired Doug Beedy as their new brewmaster. “After all our time in the industry, we decided it ...

Pool Pints: Where to sip and swim this summer

July 10, 2017, 1 Comment

We only get a few months of warm weather in Ohio so, damnit, we have to make the best of it. If you’re like me and prefer spending your sunny [& ...

KDB hosting Beer & BBQ [GIVEAWAY]

July 6, 2017, 21 Comments

Easton arcade and sports bar KDB is teaming up with three local breweries for a backyard BBQ-style party on Thursday, July 13. The BBQ comes complete ...

BrewDog USA announces CEO

July 6, 2017, 1 Comment

BrewDog today announced the appointment of local entrepreneur Tanisha Robinson as CEO of BrewDog USA. Robinson is a long-time Columbus resident whose ...

Rockmill shuttling beer fans to Lancaster for Summer Bash

July 5, 2017, No comments

This weekend Rockmill Brewery will host an outdoor event at their Lancaster brewery in partnership with Balanced Yoga and The Wild Path dubbed Summer ...

Platform celebrating three years of beers

July 3, 2017, No comments

Platform Beer Co Columbus has been open for less than a year, but the Cleveland-based brewery is celebrating its three year anniversary this month, an ...

Seventh Son owner elected Ohio Craft Brewers Association president

June 19, 2017, No comments

The Ohio Craft Brewers Association today announced the results of a recent election for five seats on the organization’s eleven-member board of ...

Sideswipe collaborates with local band on beer

June 19, 2017, No comments

Sideswipe Brewing and Mojoflo have teamed up for a special beer bearing the band’s name. “We went with a hoppy amber ale because much like ...

Wing War returns to Homestead

June 19, 2017, No comments

It’s WWIII! No, despite the craziness in Washington these days, it’s not World War III— it’s Wing War III! Once again, the crème-de-l ...

Tour de Fat hits Columbus July 1 [GIVEAWAY]

June 13, 2017, 20 Comments

New Belgium Brewing’s Tour de Fat is heading to Columbus next month. The traveling philanthropic beer, music and bike festival will stop in Columbus ...

North Market will host Ohio Wine Festival in July

June 12, 2017, 1 Comment

June may be Ohio Wine Month but July will be Ohio Wine Festival month as the North Market will once again bring more than two dozen Ohio wineries toge ...

Commonhouse Ales becomes Ohio’s first B Corp brewery

June 7, 2017, No comments

Looks like Commonhouse Ales needs a packaging update because their B Corp™ status is no longer pending — Commonhouse Ales has been granted Certifi ...

Local beer and spirits to flow at 7th annual Digfest

June 6, 2017, 1 Comment

Digfest — that’s “Drinks In Grandview” Fest – will return next weekend to Grandview Yard for its seventh year. Two dozen Ohi ...

Zauber Brewing won’t be Zauber Brewing much longer

June 5, 2017, 12 Comments

There will continue to be a brewery located at 909 W. 5th Avenue in the Grandview area, but it won’t be known as “Zauber” for much l ...

Land-Grant supporting sustainability with new beer series

June 1, 2017, No comments

Land-Grant is launching a series of beers that will help fund projects to reduce the brewery’s environmental impact. The new Sun-Grant Series is ...

Beers and bands at Mother Stewart’s

June 1, 2017, No comments

Of the 861 new craft breweries that opened their doors in the U.S. last year, thirty-four of them were recognized by BeerAdvocate magazine as the best ...

June celebrates booming Ohio wine industry with Ohio Wine Month

May 31, 2017, 1 Comment

While the Midwest is commonly known for cranking out crops like corn, soybean and barley, Ohio has actually been busy making a name for itself as the ...

Grove City Brewing to celebrate grand opening

May 27, 2017, No comments

Grove City Brewing Company is opening next week! Okay, the brewery has actually been open for months, but their GRAND OPENING is taking place next Wed ...

451 Spirits now offering tours and tastings

May 24, 2017, No comments

451 Spirits will begin offering regular tours and tastings at their Clintonville distillery beginning in June. “With such a crowded market and o ...

Here’s what’s pouring tomorrow at Six One Pour

May 19, 2017, No comments

Six One Pour: The Ohio Craft Beer Fest will cap off Columbus Craft Beer Week tomorrow, May 20 at 5pm (4pm if you snag a VIP ticket) at Huntington Park ...

Beer Fix: Episode One — Elevator Brewery

May 18, 2017, 3 Comments

The first episode of local craft beer documentary series Beer Fix is here! Read about the series here and check out the first episode featuring Elevat ...

Mad Moon Cider opening taproom

May 16, 2017, No comments

Mad Moon Cider will open the doors this weekend to their brand new taproom. The cidery began production in late 2014 with intentions to eventually ope ...

Kindred sours coming soon

May 16, 2017, No comments

After a year in the making, Kindred’s first two sour brews are finally ready to be released. The sours include Wanderlust, a saison with peaches ...

Beer Week Breakdown: Editor’s Picks

May 11, 2017, No comments

Columbus Craft Beer Week kicks off May 12 and with almost 300 events taking place across nine days, many people are understandably overwhelmed by all ...

Six One Pour to cap off Columbus Craft Beer Week

May 3, 2017, No comments

Columbus Craft Beer Week — featuring hundreds of events ranging from beer dinners (and brunches!) to bottle releases and collaboration brew tappings ...

Grove City Spring Craft Beer Fest returns Saturday

May 3, 2017, No comments

The Grove City Lions Club is back with their sixth annual Spring Beer Festival to benefit Pilot Dogs Inc and Lions’ Club Sight Care. This year’ ...

Royal Docks cans coming to Columbus

May 2, 2017, No comments

Canton’s Royal Docks Brewing Company will launch distribution of its portfolio of core and seasonal products on draught and in cans throughout N ...

Karate Cowboy Natural hits store shelves

May 2, 2017, No comments

Karate Cowboy has expanded its product offering with the release of Karate Cowboy Natural, a new sake-based specialty spirit. As opposed to its first ...

Celebrating Cinco de Mayo in Columbus

May 1, 2017, No comments

Salt or No Salt? On the Rocks or Frozen? Corona or Dos Equis? Heck, maybe I’ll go wild and order a Paloma or – wait! does that say drink of ...

Documentary series to spotlight Columbus craft beer

May 1, 2017, No comments

A new documentary series will debut this May showcasing the people and processes behind crafting Columbus beer. The series, called The Beer Fix, comes ...

Loose Rail Brewing opening set for May 5

April 30, 2017, 1 Comment

BrewDog isn’t the only craft beer player in Canal Winchester any more — Central Ohio’s latest craft brewery, Loose Rail Brewing, will open F ...