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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 ...

Four years of beers for Wolf’s Ridge

September 27, 2017, No comments

Wolf’s Ridge will commemorate four years of beers this Saturday with a celebration featuring a bottle release and impressive draft list. Among t ...

Cans and jams at Hoof Hearted’s Dragonsaddle Day

September 26, 2017, No comments

Hoof Hearted is hosting a beer release slash music festival dubbed “Dragonsaddle Day” at their Marengo brewery next weekend. Dragonsaddle, ...

Get a glimpse inside the new Endeavor Brewing Co

September 22, 2017, No comments

The “new” Endeavor Brewing Co. will celebrate its grand opening tomorrow, though in the same space, with the original brewmaster, and serv ...

Westerville welcomes The Draft Room

September 22, 2017, No comments

A new beer bar is heading to the former headquarters of prohibition, with The Draft Room slated to open Monday, September 25 in Westerville. Owner Nic ...

Opening date set for Middle West Spirits’ Service Bar

September 19, 2017, No comments

The long-awaited bar and restaurant from Middle West Spirits finally has an opening date: Thursday, October 5. “We dubbed it The Service Bar and ...

Actual hosting Wienerfest this weekend

September 19, 2017, No comments

Actual Brewing Company will host their “fourth or fifth annual” autumnal rumpus Wienerfest this weekend. “The first year it had a di ...

That brewery on 5th in Grandview finally has a new name

September 12, 2017, 1 Comment

After confirming plans back in June to rebrand, the brewery located at 909 W. Fifth Avenue in Grandview (previously operating as Zauber Brewing, thoug ...

DankHouse Brewing opening soon in Newark

September 8, 2017, 8 Comments

The latest addition to the exploding beer scene in Licking County is DankHouse Brewing in Newark. Husband and wife owners Josh and Heather Lange expec ...

Ill Mannered Brewing plans to expand

August 29, 2017, 1 Comment

Ill Mannered Brewing Co. recently turned two and is marking the occasion by breaking ground a larger location. The Powell-based brewery plans to const ...

Opening date set for The Daily Growler’s Brewery District location

August 28, 2017, No comments

The Daily Growler will open their third Central Ohio beer shop in The Brewery District on Friday, September 8. The new craft beer bar and growler fill ...

Land-Grant launches soccer-themed collaboration series

August 8, 2017, No comments

Land-Grant Brewing Company is teaming up with other soccer-loving breweries from across the county for their new Supporter Series. “We knew that ...

Craft Brew at the Zoo

August 8, 2017, No comments

Lions and tigers and beers, oh my! The Columbus Zoo and Aquarium will combine craft beers with adorable animals at the 4th annual Brew at the Zoo. The ...

1487 Brewery to craft German beers in Licking County

August 8, 2017, No comments

As a Global Innovation Manager for Bosch, Ben King often found himself traveling to Germany. It was there that he fell in love with the fresh bocks, h ...

Low ABV lounging at The Summer Session

August 4, 2017, No comments

The Columbus Craft Beer Alliance will host their fourth annual Summer Session on August 26. The laid-back Saturday afternoon event offers an afternoon ...

Brothers Drake to celebrate National Mead Day

August 4, 2017, No comments

Brothers Drake will host their seventh annual celebration of National Mead Day on Saturday, August 5 from 11am-2am at their Short North meadery. New a ...

Here’s where to find BrewDog cans in Columbus

August 3, 2017, No comments

The first cans have rolled off the line from BrewDog USA’s Ohio brewery and are making their way to Central Ohio store shelves. If you’re ...

The RAM now open in Dublin

August 1, 2017, No comments

The RAM Restaurant and Brewery is now open in Dublin’s Bridge Park. The RAM’s Dublin location opened July 31 and is the chain’s seco ...

Rustic Brew Farms: Craft Maltster

July 28, 2017, No comments

We wrote last year about Marysville farmer Matt Cunningham of Rustic Brew Farms dipping his toe into the world of malt production. At the time, his ma ...

Bring home three new brews from Wolf’s Ridge this Saturday

July 26, 2017, No comments

Two new sour brews plus an old favorite from Wolf’s Ridge Brewing will be released this Saturday in bombers at the brewery. The sours are part o ...

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 ...