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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 ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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Beer Fix: Episode One — Elevator Brewery

May 18, 2017, 1 Comment

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 ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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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, No comments

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 ...

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Land-Grant commemorates milestone with Batch 300

April 27, 2017, No comments

In late 2014, the Land-Grant Brewing Company brewed their first batch of beer and opened the doors to their Franklinton taproom one month later. Today ...


Beer Week Breakdown: Collaborations

April 27, 2017, No comments

The third annual Columbus Craft Beer Week is coming up May 12-20! Every day this week we’ll be breaking down the Best of Beer Week so you can se ...

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Beer Week Breakdown: Beer dinners

April 26, 2017, No comments

The third annual Columbus Craft Beer Week is coming up May 12-20! Every day this week we’ll be breaking down the Best of Beer Week so you can se ...

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Beer Week Breakdown: Bottle/can releases

April 25, 2017, No comments

The third annual Columbus Craft Beer Week is coming up May 12-20! Every day this week we’ll be breaking down the Best of Beer Week so you can se ...

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Beer Week Breakdown: Brunches

April 24, 2017, No comments

The third annual Columbus Craft Beer Week is coming up May 12-20! Every day this week we’ll be breaking down the Best of Beer Week so you can se ...

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Columbus Ale Trail Volume 3 debuts May 12

April 24, 2017, 1 Comment

The Columbus Ale Trail is back and bigger than ever with more breweries and new giveaways to reward craft beer lovers for visiting local breweries. Vo ...


Tickets on sale for 14th Annual Mini Real Ale Fest

April 18, 2017, No comments

Smokehouse Brewing Company will host their 14th annual Mini Real Ale Festival on May 13. The beer festival exclusively features cask ale, or “re ...


Brewers collaborate on DysfunctionAle

April 12, 2017, No comments

What happens when you get 20 Central Ohio craft brewers together? It gets DisfunctionALE! At least that’s the name for the collaboration brew th ...

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2017 State of the Craft Beer Industry

April 12, 2017, No comments

This morning at the Craft Brewers Conference in Washington, D.C., the Brewers Association presented their annual State of the Industry report. The cra ...

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Magic Chocolate Stout Cake

April 6, 2017, No comments

When I went away to college, I knew one of the things I would miss the most was my mom’s cooking. So that I could attempt (the key word is [&hel ...

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Combustion Brewery opening April 15

April 4, 2017, No comments

Last year, Gordon Biersch brewer Keith Jackson decided the time was right to strike out on his own. After months, of planning, scavenging, remodeling ...

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Drunk Brunch: Kindred Beer

April 2, 2017, No comments

Kindred Beer, The-Brewery-Formely-Known-As-Kindred-Artisan-Ales, kicked off its new food concept this week serving a selection of artisanal sausages f ...

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In Vein: Hydrate Me provides hangover prevention, relief

March 27, 2017, No comments

It’s St. Patrick’s Day 2017, and I’m on a mission: to get really, really drunk. Not to honor my Irish heritage — my red hair is a ...

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Rambling House releases bottled Moscow Mule

March 22, 2017, 2 Comments

Rambling House is expanding from soda to spirits with the recent release of a new bottled cocktail. The bottled beverage is a Moscow Mule crafted with ...


New Belgium bringing Tour de Fat to Columbus

March 22, 2017, No comments

New Belgium Brewing’s Tour de Fat is back for its 18th season and heading to Columbus this year for the first time. The traveling philanthropic beer ...

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Amazon Prime Now adds alcohol delivery

March 18, 2017, No comments

Amazon already fulfills almost all of my material needs through Prime, sometimes even my most urgent needs through Prime Now, Amazon’s 1-2 hour ...

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Land-Grant launches beer education series

March 16, 2017, No comments

If you would like to learn more about beer and the process of brewing it, The Land-Grant Brewing Company’s new educational series is for you. La ...

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Drink and donate to help victims of domestic violence

March 16, 2017, No comments

Columbus craft beer clubs Brews ‘n Betties and Girls Pint Out are teaming up for an event to help women who are coping with domestic abuse. The ...

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Karate Cowboy bringing production to Columbus

March 10, 2017, No comments

Locally owned spirits brand Karate Cowboy is bringing production of their products to Columbus. Parent company Revolution Experiment will soon begin p ...

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St. Pat’s parties in Columbus

March 9, 2017, No comments

St. Patrick’s Day provides the perfect excuse to day drink and keep the party going into the wee hours of the morning. Here in Columbus, the luck of ...

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Local brewers team up for International Women’s Collaboration Brew Day

March 8, 2017, No comments

You may think of big beards when you think of brewers, but nary a facial follicle was present this morning at the mash in for International Women̵ ...

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BrewDog sets sights higher with addition of hotel

March 7, 2017, No comments

Just 18 months ago, the renowned Scottish brewer BrewDog bought 42 acres in Canal Winchester as the site for their new North American brewery. An aggr ...