Archive for February, 2014

the bitter wife bitters
February 27, 2014, 1 Comment

They say happy wife, happy life. Well here’s a new one: Bitter Wife, tasty cocktails. The Bitter Wife is a new home-based business crafting bitters from whole, fresh, organic ingredients. […]

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Zaftig Brewing tasting room now open

February 27, 2014, 1 Comment

Zaftig Brewing Co. made its debut earlier this year at the Grandview High Gravity Hullabaloo, proclaiming big, strong beers as their specialty. The fl ...

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Beer from Here: Seventh Son Humulus Nimbus

February 26, 2014, No comments

Humulus Nimbus – scientifically, a cloud made out of hop plants. Beertifically, a pale ale from Seventh Son Brewing. One represents the hopeful ...

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Drunk Brunch: Chez du Bon [NOW CLOSED]

February 24, 2014, 1 Comment

I’ve been a big fan of restaurateur Yavonne Sarber’s downtown restaurant concepts for some time now – in fact, deNOVO was the very f ...

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    The Candle Lab getting liquor license
    February 21, 2014, 2 Comments

    Local create-your-own-candle retailer The Candle Lab is a popular destination for a date night, ladies night out and bachelorette parties, but for many of us, the aforementioned activities typically involve […]

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    Pigskin Brewing NOT coming soon
    February 21, 2014, 4 Comments

    If you’ve been waiting for an update on the Pigskin Brewing Co, you’re not alone. We first shared their crowdfunding campaign back in July 2013. Then in August, they told […]

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    March Beer and Wine Dinners
    February 20, 2014, No comments

    Looking for a fun opportunity to try several beer or wine samples perfectly paired with fine foods? Here are several beer and wine dinners coming up in March. BEER Bolsanada […]

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    Rockmill releases smaller bottles
    February 13, 2014, 2 Comments

    If you’ve always wanted to try the Belgian brews coming out of Lancaster’s Rockmill Brewery, but the $15-22 price tag for a bottle scared you off, you’ll be delighted to […]

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    Dive In: Lisska Bar & Grill
    February 12, 2014, No comments

    “Dive In” is Laura’s ongoing exploration of Columbus’ best dive bars. “If assholes could fly, this place would be an airport!” This cartoon hangs among many others which make up […]