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Bottle release planned for Wolf’s Ridge taproom anniversary

January 19, 2018, No comments

Wolf’s Ridge Brewing is celebrating their taproom’s three year anniversary on January 27 with special beers to be released on tap and in b ...

Some like it hot: Actual hosting “celebration of hotness”

January 18, 2018, No comments

The Actual Brewing Company is turning up the heat this weekend with a bottle release and party dubbed Super Conductor featuring a few super spicy brew ...

Two BrewDog bars slated to open this spring

January 17, 2018, No comments

If you’re tired of making the trek to Canal Winchester to enjoy a few fresh BrewDog pints, you’re in luck; the Scottish-based brewery anno ...

Braxton Brewing launches Columbus distribution

January 17, 2018, No comments

Braxton Brewing Company announced today that they are expanding distribution to Columbus through Superior Beverage Group. The Covington, Kentucky-base ...

Homebrewers hope to go pro with Buzzsaw Brewing

January 15, 2018, No comments

If you haven’t heard of Buzzsaw Brewing yet, that might be because they don’t really exist right now, but you’ll still be able to tr ...

Tickets go on sale soon for Juicy Brews Columbus

January 12, 2018, No comments

Hop Culture Magazine is rounding up some of the best breweries for the Juicy Brews Craft Beer Festival on February 25 at The Crest in Clintonville. Ei ...

Platform celebrates taproom anniversary, announces new head brewer

January 11, 2018, No comments

Platform Beer Co. will celebrate the one-year anniversary of their Columbus taproom with a special event on January 20. The anniversary event will inc ...

West Egg: The little cocktail shop that could

January 9, 2018, No comments

Nestled inside a cactus store that is located inside a barbershop that is tucked behind a brewery, sisters Jess Saleska and Cole Londeree opened West ...

Land-Grant + Daily Growler launch New England IPA with Wonka-esque giveaway

January 8, 2018, No comments

The Daily Growler owner John Blakely has teamed up with Land-Grant to brew a New England style IPA. The beer is called The Corsica, named after the sa ...

Sideswipe will debut three new brews at fourth anniversary celebration

January 8, 2018, No comments

Sideswipe Brewing will unveil three new beers at their fourth year anniversary party later this month. Sideswipe will celebrate their fourth anniversa ...

Toasting to a New Year in Columbus

December 20, 2017, No comments

New Year’s Eve is always a big drinking night but something about 2017 has us feeling like this eve will be a especially festive. Whether you&# ...

Snag some Sours Saturday at Sourpuss

December 14, 2017, No comments

Several sours and barrel-aged brews are slated to be sold this Saturday at The Actual Brewing Company’s Sourpuss bottle release event. Actual Br ...

Columbus Brewing throwing annual Xmas Bash at Bob’s Bar

December 14, 2017, No comments

Get ready for holiday cheers this Friday at Columbus Brewing Company’s annual Xmas Bash at Bob’s Bar. The event will kick off with a 6pm f ...

The Daily Growler hosting fifth anniversary bash Friday

December 12, 2017, 1 Comment

The Daily Growler is rolling out the orange carpet (literally, apparently) this weekend to celebrate the five year anniversary of their original Upper ...

Charity art auction tomorrow at Mother Stewart’s

December 12, 2017, No comments

Great art meets great beer in Springfield this Wednesday. On Wednesday, December 13th, Mother Stewart’s Brewing Company will host their Second Annua ...

House Wine to open second location in Bexley

December 8, 2017, No comments

Fresh off of celebrating a decade of slinging wine in Worthington, House Wine announced this week plans to open a second location in Bexley at 2262 Ea ...

Barrel Aged Day with Grove City Brewing and Plum Run Winery

November 22, 2017, 1 Comment

Grove City Brewing Company and Plum Run Winery will host an event later this month featuring two barrel-aged beers and two barrel-aged wines. Featured ...

Second beer in Elevator’s Gravity series launches tomorrow

November 21, 2017, No comments

Elevator Brewing is hosting a release party Wednesday for Gravity 2.0 Imperial Stout. The beer is the second in Elevator’s quarterly Gravity ser ...

Push to Pour at Tastings Wine Bar & Bistro

November 21, 2017, No comments

72 bottles of wine on the wall, 72 bottles of wine. Take one down and pass it around and they’ll just replace it with another one so there will ...

BBA Bison is back at Homestead

November 15, 2017, No comments

Last year the folks at Homestead Beer Company in Heath debuted Bison, a Bourbon Barrel Aged Imperial Stout that registered at 10% ABV. If you missed i ...

Local breweries medal at Festival of Wood & Barrel Aged Beer

November 13, 2017, 1 Comment

Two Central Ohio breweries are bringing home medals from the 2017 Festival of Wood & Barrel Aged Beer. Zaftig Brewing earned a gold medal for the ...

Y Bridge opens as Zanesville’s second brewery

November 8, 2017, No comments

Located one hour east of Columbus is the small city of Zanesville, population 25,000 and home of the famous Y Bridge spanning the confluence of the Li ...

High Bank Distillery coming to Grandview next spring

October 31, 2017, No comments

A new distillery is slated to open in Grandview Heights next spring. High Bank Distillery comes out of a collaboration between Jordan Helman, owner of ...

Short’s Brewing stopping in Columbus for On the Road Tour

October 31, 2017, No comments

Short’s Brewing Company will stop in Columbus in November as part of their Short’s on the Road Tour. The Short’s on the Road tour features S ...

Pretentious Barrel House focusing solely on sours

October 26, 2017, No comments

“You can do whatever the hell you want, it’s like the wild west.” That’s what Joshua Martinez, owner and brewer for Pretentiou ...

24 hours of beers and board games

October 20, 2017, No comments

The Beers & Board Games Club of Columbus (which is organized by Drink Up Columbus) will host our third annual 24-hour gaming marathon to benefit ...

Four String turns six this weekend

October 20, 2017, No comments

Four String Brewing Company is throwing a party to celebrate six years in the brewing biz this weekend. The party will feature a bottle release of ele ...

Land-Grant hosting three year anniversary party

October 18, 2017, No comments

Land-Grant Brewing Company is celebrating their third anniversary with a party at their Franklinton brewery this Saturday featuring live music, local ...

Barley’s celebrating 25th anniversary with beer dinner

October 17, 2017, No comments

Barley’s Brewing Company has been a Short North staple for 25 years, and the brewpub is marking the quarter century milestone this Thursday with ...

Watershed debuting apple brandy

October 16, 2017, No comments

Watershed Distillery is rolling out the latest addition to their liquid lineup, a two year aged apple brandy crafted from Ohio apples. According to th ...

Rick’s picks: 50 Must Try Craft Beers in Ohio

October 6, 2017, 1 Comment

Akron-based journalist Rick Armon is back with a new book: Fifty Must-Try Craft Beers of Ohio. The book provides a detailed history of each of the fif ...

Craft and Vinyl combining record shop with beer bar

October 4, 2017, 1 Comment

Craft beer aficionados and audiophiles alike will find a haven in a new concept slated to open later this year in the Grandview Heights area. Troy Sta ...

Mad Moon toasting to three years in the cider biz

October 3, 2017, No comments

Mad Moon Craft Cidery is set to celebrate their third anniversary this weekend. “We’ve got to meet so many really cool people along the wa ...

New Brew Adventures

October 2, 2017, No comments

I’m a big fan of Columbus Brew Adventures: I’ve taken their Downtown Brewery Tour, Grandview Brewery Tour, Delaware/Powell Brewery Tour, G ...

Pub Mahone brings Irish flare to downtown Columbus

October 2, 2017, No comments

Kiss my ass, Pub Mahone. The name of new Irish bar and restaurant Pub Mahone is a take on the Irish phrase “Pog Mo Thoin” which has a very ...

New local line of cocktail mixers keeps it natural

September 28, 2017, No comments

Revolution Experiment, parent company of local liquor brand Karate Cowboy, is debuting a new line of all-natural non-alcoholic cocktail mixers under t ...