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Drunk Brunch: Biscuit & Branch

February 21, 2017, No comments

I’m not really sure where the “branch” in the hip new Short North restaurant Biscuit & Branch’s name comes from, but afte ...

Hi Wire Brewing

Hi-Wire launches Ohio distribution

February 20, 2017, No comments

Hi-Wire Brewing out of Asheville, North Caroline is launching distribution in Ohio this week. The brewery has tapped Premium Beverage as their distrib ...

Eclipse Craft Beer Hall

Eclipse Craft Beer Hall opening in Athens

February 20, 2017, No comments

Athens may soon have another reason to become Ohio’s bike and brew destination hot spot. Eclipse Company Store Craft Beer Hall will open to the publ ...

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Pigskin launching cans and celebrating two year anniversary

February 15, 2017, No comments

Pigskin Brewing is celebrating two years of beers with an anniversary party this weekend. “In our Sophomore season, we brewed tens of different ...

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Get the details on BrewDog’s Columbus taproom

February 10, 2017, No comments

The highly anticipated bar and restaurant at BrewDog’s new U.S. brewing HQ in Canal Winchester will open its doors later this month. The bar, ca ...

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Random Precision to specialize in sours

February 7, 2017, No comments

Jason Grable hopes to fill a niche in the Columbus craft beer market when he opens his sour-specific brewery Random Precision this spring. Grable, who ...

Bob's Bar

Bob’s Bar hosting 15th Anniversary Extravaganza

February 6, 2017, No comments

In 2002, brothers Rich and Chris Beck turned a 25-year old neighborhood bar into a cutting-edge craft beer bar, one of the first in Columbus. Bob’s ...

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New owners of Powell Village Winery share plans for 2017

February 3, 2017, No comments

Powell Village Winery is starting off the new year under new ownership. Dana and Ken Waldron purchased the winery in December from Jeff and Gina Kirby ...

Elevator Horny Goat

Elevator releasing Horny Goat Bourbon Barrel-Aged Porter

February 2, 2017, 1 Comment

Elevator Brewing will release bottles of their bourbon barrel-aged porter Horny Goat at an event this weekend featuring a real live goat. Three limite ...

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Gahanna debuts Ohio Herbal Cocktail Trail

January 30, 2017, 3 Comments

Did you know that Gahanna is Ohio’s herb capital? Did you even know there was such a thing as an “herb capital”? To help promote the ...

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Local brewers immortalized in 3D scanned tap handles

January 24, 2017, 5 Comments

A Franklinton technology company has used their tech to have a little fun with the local craft beer scene, crafting custom tap handles of 20 Columbus ...

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Beer from Here: Wolf’s Ridge Rum Line Direwolf

January 23, 2017, No comments

I am of the belief that if you have two awesome things, and you smash them together with enough conviction and black magic, no less that double the aw ...

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Ohio spirits shine at North Market Mix & Shake

January 23, 2017, No comments

The Ohio Distiller’s Guild and North Market will spotlight Ohio spirits at the second annual Mix & Shake on February 18. This after-hours e ...

Kindred Salvage Porter

Beer from Here: Kindred Salvage Porter

January 17, 2017, 1 Comment

There isn’t much that can be said about a porter that hasn’t already been said many times before. I’ve tried. To me, the porter is a ...

Ram Brewery

Four new brews debuting this week at The Ram

January 16, 2017, No comments

The Ram Restaurant and Brewery will debut four new brews this Tuesday in their Short North taproom. The Ram is a family-owned West Coast brewery chain ...

Sideswipe Brewing

Sideswipe hosting celebration for third anniversary

January 14, 2017, No comments

Sideswipe Brewing will celebrate its three-year anniversary with an event at their taproom on January 28. Sideswipe will feature twelve beers at the e ...

Twenty Nine Brewpub

Beer is better with cupcakes at 29 Brewpub in Marion

January 12, 2017, No comments

If you like cupcakes and beer (we assume you like the latter) then it’s time for a road trip. Head north on Route 23, just 40 minutes beyond the I-2 ...

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Seventh Son to expand production and debut new concept

January 11, 2017, No comments

Seventh Son Brewing has big things in the works for the New Year, announcing this week plans to expand their current brewery, partner with a distribut ...

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Former scientists, stay-at-home dads celebrate two years of DogBerry Brewery

January 9, 2017, No comments

What do you get when you take two former scientists and give them an open garage, some brewing equipment, and the task of being stay-at-home dads? The ...

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Drunk Brunch: Rockmill Tavern

January 9, 2017, No comments

Rockmill Brewery’s new Brewery District restaurant and bar, Rockmill Tavern, recently rolled out brunch service, and as an avid admirer of Rockm ...

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Review: Fizzics beer dispenser

January 5, 2017, 1 Comment

If you like to watch Shark Tank, you may remember a beer dispenser called “Fizzics” that was presented to the Sharks a few weeks ago. A be ...

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Columbus Winter Beerfest to boast record number of beers

January 5, 2017, No comments

The 7th Annual Columbus Winter Beerfest is back and bigger than ever, returning to the Greater Columbus Convention Center on Friday, January 20 and Sa ...

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Homestead celebrating fourth anniversary

January 3, 2017, No comments

Homestead Beer Company in Heath will be celebrating their fourth anniversary with an event on January 14th. Expect of full day of food, fun and beer, ...

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Bring Us a Figgy Pudding (or a Fig Rosemary Sparkler)

December 29, 2016, 1 Comment

And bring it right here! Ring in the new year in style with this simple and stylish libation. The cocktail starts with bourbon and foolproof Fig Rosem ...

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Columbus ranked sixth best city for beer drinkers

December 27, 2016, No comments

Here’s a reason to raise a glass tonight: SmartAsset has ranked Columbus as the number six best city for beer drinkers. The study evaluates citi ...

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Zauber hosting event for taproom third anniversary

December 27, 2016, No comments

Zauber Brewing Company will celebrate the third anniversary of their taproom with a party on January 14th. The festivities will feature never-before-s ...

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North High celebrating fourth anniversary

December 27, 2016, No comments

North High Brewing is celebrating four years of beers with an anniversary party at their taproom this Wednesday. Though the party is mostly just an in ...

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Columbus Museum of Art hosting digital cocktail competition

December 15, 2016, No comments

The Columbus Musueum of Art wants your help deciding the signature drink for their wonderous fundraising gala Wonderball. The museum has tapped four o ...

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Columbus Winter Wine Show happening December 21

December 13, 2016, No comments

The inaugural Columbus Winter Wine Show will take place on December 21 at Strongwater Food and Spirits featuring a specially-curated assortment of 40 ...

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Beer from Here: Columbus Brewing Company Citra Noel

December 13, 2016, No comments

It’s that time of year again! No, not the holidays. I’m talking about mother fuckin’ Polar Vortex! That’s right – stores ...

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Platform’s Columbus brewery opening soon

December 12, 2016, 1 Comment

The latest addition to the exploding craft beer scene in Columbus is the Cleveland-based Platform Beer Company, set to open their downtown Columbus br ...

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Noble Cut to start distilling in Gahanna

December 12, 2016, No comments

Noble Cut Distillery hopes to mash in on their first batch of spirits to kick off the new year. The name “Noble Cut” is a reference to the ...

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Photos: Watershed Kitchen & Bar

December 10, 2016, 1 Comment

Watershed Distillery hosted a release party Friday for their black walnut liqueur Nocino which featured plenty of tasty cocktails showing off the spir ...

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The Daily Growler hosting four-day fourth anniversary celebration

December 9, 2016, No comments

The Daily Growler Upper Arlington is celebrating their four-year anniversary with a four-day long festival featuring a packed lineup of barrel-aged, i ...

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Art auction to be held at Mother Stewart’s Brewing

December 8, 2016, No comments

If your love of local beer is matched by a love of local art, you’ll want to road trip to Mother Stewart’s Brewing in Springfield — about 45 ...

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Jackie O’s to hold largest ever bottle release

December 6, 2016, No comments

Fans of Jackie O’s Brewery may want to consider making the trek to Athens the first weekend of the New Year — on Friday, January 6, Jackie O’ ...