Platform celebrates taproom anniversary, announces new head brewer

Written by on January 11, 2018 in Beer, Events - 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 include special canned beer releases of Hubris, Quadruple IPA, and Never Swim Alone, a barrel aged berliner weisse with raspberry and cocoa nibs. Limited release kegs will also be tapped, including Cherry Donut Pie and several special infusions. The first 150 attendees will receive a commemorative Platform glass.

Platform also announced a new head brewer for the Columbus facility — Phil Blundred, formerly of Columbus Brewing Company. According to a statement from the brewery, Phil will focus on producing creative IPAs, barrel aged beers utilizing a new foeder, and a variety of experimental offerings.

In addition, Platform shared that they have purchased a bottling machine and are planning taproom-only bottle releases throughout 2018.

The Platform Columbus anniversary celebration will kick off at 10am on Saturday, January 20. Platform is located at 408 N 6th Street.

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