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Gemüt Biergarten now open in Olde Towne East

August 23, 2019, No comments

A new brewery officially opens today in Olde Towne East: Gemüt Biergarten. “Gemüt is short for gemütlichkeit which is the feeling you get whe ...

Win tickets to this weekend’s BrewDog AGM

August 20, 2019, 18 Comments

BrewDog will host their Annual General Mayhem (AGM) event this Saturday at their brewery in Canal Winchester and we’re giving away a pair of tic ...

Columbus Summer Wine Fest returns Saturday

August 20, 2019, No comments

The second annual Columbus Summer Wine Festival will take place this Saturday at the Columbus Commons. Twenty wineries will be pouring at the event in ...

Ill Mannered Brewing turns four this weekend

August 19, 2019, No comments

This Saturday Ill Mannered Brewing will be celebrating four years of brewing in Powell. Head Brewer Tom Ayers plans on bringing back a serious lineup ...

Score a limited release print of your favorite Columbus brewery

August 15, 2019, No comments

The Daily Growler is combining beer pours and posters this Saturday at their second Prints and Pints event in the Brewery District. TDG will display a ...

Lions and tigers and beers, oh my! Brew at the Zoo is back

August 13, 2019, No comments

The Columbus Zoo and Aquarium will host their 6th annual Brew at the Zoo on Friday, August 23. The event will feature beer from Columbus Brewing, New ...

Homestead hosting fifth annual Wing Wars

August 12, 2019, No comments

It’s that time of year again — the Fifth Annual Wing Wars returns to Homestead Beer Company on August 25. Will Moe’s Original BBQ, the three-tim ...

Simple Times Mixers launches retail and tasting room

August 7, 2019, No comments

After two years of squeezing all the cocktail mixers they could manage out of their shared space at 1400 Food Lab, Simple Times Mixers has moved into ...

Anheuser-Busch acquires Platform Beer Co

August 7, 2019, No comments

Anheuser-Busch announced today the acquisition of Ohio-based Platform Beer Co. Platform operates four facilities in Ohio: two in Cleveland, one in Col ...

Lancaster Brew Week returns August 9-17

August 1, 2019, No comments

Lancaster’s second annual Brew Week will take place August 9-16. Lancaster Brew Week will kick off with a ribbon cutting ceremony om August 9 at Dou ...

Land-Grant hosting IPA Day celebration

July 24, 2019, No comments

Land-Grant is pullling out all the stops — and hops — in celebration of National IPA Day on August 4. The brewery will have more than 10 IPAs avai ...

Staas Brewing celebrating sixth anniversary

July 12, 2019, No comments

Six years ago, Donald and Liz Staas opening a small brewery in downtown Delaware with the goal of making their brewpub a focal point for locals to gat ...

Got nuts? Watershed wants ’em

July 10, 2019, No comments

Watershed Distillery is asking the community for help procuring black walnuts. According to the distillery, this year’s black walnut harvest is ...

Ohio Wine Festival return to North Market this weekend

July 8, 2019, 1 Comment

For the 18th year, the North Market has rounded up wineries from across the state for their North Market Ohio Wine Festival this Friday, July 12 and S ...

Watershed hosting Gin Jam this Saturday

June 17, 2019, No comments

Watershed Distillery is celebrating all things gin this Saturday at their inaugural Gin Jam. The family and dog friendly block party will include spec ...

Hoof Hearted adds regular taproom hours in Marengo

June 12, 2019, No comments

Hoof Hearted Brewing will begin opening their doors for regular weekend hours at their recently expanded facility in Marengo. Their new 4,000 square f ...

Study: Ohio breweries generate nearly $1 billion in economic impact

May 22, 2019, No comments

Ohio is now home to 300 craft breweries and counting and the beer industry is big money for the state, according to a new study commissioned by the Oh ...

Beers & Board Games Club hosting annual Tabletop Day event at BrewDog

May 21, 2019, No comments

The Beers and Board Games Club of Columbus (which is organized by Drink Up Columbus) will host the fifth annual International Tabletop Day celebration ...

Outerbelt Brewing opening in June

May 16, 2019, 2 Comments

Outerbelt Brewing will open their doors in less than a month and, as the name implies, the brewery is located outside the 270 outerbelt — way out, i ...

New brewery open in Lithopolis: Eldridge & Fiske

May 15, 2019, 1 Comment

A former CBC brewmaster is manning production at a brand new brewery in Lithopolis. Dave Eldridge, Columbus Brewing Company’s brewmaster from 19 ...

Beer Week Breakdown: Can/Bottle Releases

May 10, 2019, No comments

The fifth annual Columbus Craft Beer Week is coming up May 17-25 so once again we’re breaking down the Best of Beer Week so you can set your sud ...

Beer Week Breakdown: Collaboration Beers

May 10, 2019, No comments

The fifth annual Columbus Craft Beer Week is coming up May 17-25 so once again we’re breaking down the Best of Beer Week so you can set your sud ...

Beer Week Breakdown: Beer Dinners and Beyond

May 10, 2019, No comments

The fifth annual Columbus Craft Beer Week is coming up May 17-25 so once again we’re breaking down the Best of Beer Week so you can set your sud ...

Jeni’s and Land-Grant teaming up again for Strawberry Jam

May 8, 2019, No comments

Jeni’s Splendid Ice Creams and Land-Grant Brewing are once again teaming up for the Strawberry Jam, taking place this year on May 26 at the Fran ...

First look at Columbus Ale Trail Volume 5

May 7, 2019, 7 Comments

The Columbus Ale Trail is back for a fifth year of beer drinking, stamp collecting and prize unlocking. The passport program, which was launched in 20 ...

2 Tones Brewing taproom opens this weekend in Whitehall

May 1, 2019, No comments

2 Tones Brewing will officially open the doors to their new taproom in Whitehall this weekend. The brewery was founded by friends Anthony McKeivier an ...

Beer list released for Six One Pour

April 29, 2019, No comments

The Ohio craft beer will be flowing in full force at the fifth annual Six One Pour: The Ohio Craft Beer Fest taking place May 18 during Columbus Craft ...

Hilltop Lager is coming back

April 27, 2019, 1 Comment

After financial issues forced Four String Brewing to unexpectedly shutter their doors in October of 2018, many local beer drinkers were left wanting f ...

Zaftig releasing Ol’ Rugger this weekend

April 26, 2019, No comments

Zaftig Brewing Company will host their annual release of Ol’ Rugger Russian Imperial Stout this weekend. At 17% ABV, Ol’ Rugger is one of ...

New Brothers Drake bar opening soon at CoHatch Polaris

April 25, 2019, No comments

Brothers Drake Meadery will soon launch its second Ohio tasting room with the imminent opening of COhatch’s new coworking space slash bar, locat ...

Seventh Son celebrating six years

April 17, 2019, No comments

Seventh Son is turning six and celebrating this Saturday, April 20. Check out our first article about the coming-soon brewery from 2012, including blu ...

Granville’s Three Tigers turning three

April 17, 2019, No comments

Granville’s Three Tigers Brewing will celebrate their third anniversary this Saturday, April 20. At the tender age of three, Three Tigers is one ...

Beer by the numbers: State of the Craft Beer Industry

April 10, 2019, No comments

Growth in the craft beer industry¹ may be slowing down but it’s certainly not stopping according to data presented this morning at the 2019 Cra ...

Lineage celebrating anniversary and aunts

April 10, 2019, No comments

Clintonville’s favorite (and only) brewery, Lineage Brewing, will celebrate its fourth anniversary on Saturday, April 27. Co-owner and Head Brewer M ...

Noble Cut Distillery launches line of Italian-style liqueurs

April 2, 2019, No comments

Gahanna’s Noble Cut Distillery has recently released several different fruit-flavored limoncello variants. (Read our previous article about Nobl ...

Land-Grant announces Sustainable Beer Fest

April 1, 2019, 2 Comments

As part of their ongoing sustainability initiatives, Land-Grant Brewing Company will host the Sun-Grant Sustainable Beer Fest this May in Franklinton. ...