All posts by Bill Babbitt

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, hefeweizens and dunkels […]

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 ...

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 ...

Wing War returns to Homestead

June 19, 2017, No comments

It’s WWIII! No, despite the craziness in Washington these days, it’s not World War III— it’s Wing War III! Once again, the crème-de-l ...

  • Beers and bands at Mother Stewart’s
    June 1, 2017, No comments

    Of the 861 new craft breweries that opened their doors in the U.S. last year, thirty-four of them were recognized by BeerAdvocate magazine as the best new breweries, including Mother […]

  • Loose Rail Brewing opening set for May 5
    April 30, 2017, 1 Comment

    BrewDog isn’t the only craft beer player in Canal Winchester any more — Central Ohio’s latest craft brewery, Loose Rail Brewing, will open Friday, May 5 in the historic Central […]

  • Brewers collaborate on DysfunctionAle
    April 12, 2017, No comments

    What happens when you get 20 Central Ohio craft brewers together? It gets DisfunctionALE! At least that’s the name for the collaboration brew that will be the signature beer for […]

  • Combustion Brewery opening April 15
    April 4, 2017, No comments

    Last year, Gordon Biersch brewer Keith Jackson decided the time was right to strike out on his own. After months, of planning, scavenging, remodeling and finally firing up the brew […]