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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, No comments

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. ...

Central Ohio brewers mash in on Columbus Craft Beer Week collab

March 22, 2019, No comments

This morning, representatives from more than a dozen local breweries met up at Seventh Son Brewing to mash in on the collaboration beer for this year& ...

Land-Grant Brewing pairing Jeni’s with beer

March 14, 2019, 1 Comment

Land-Grant Brewing Company and Jeni’s Splendid Ice Creams are teaming up again to perfectly pair Land-Grant’s beer with Jeni’s famous ic ...

Sideswipe and Barley’s collab debuts this weekend

March 14, 2019, No comments

Barley’s Brewing and Sideswipe Brewing have teamed up to brew a new Irish Stout which will be released just in time for St. Patrick’s Day ...

Elevator releasing Gravity 5.0 and more Saturday

March 13, 2019, No comments

Elevator Brewing Company will debut the fifth installment of their quarterly Gravity series along with several other new brews this Saturday. Gravity ...

Train up for these upcoming beer runs

March 6, 2019, No comments

Personally the only kind of beer run I make is to the store, but if you’re a runner or just someone who likes a good excuse to day drink, you ...

Local breweries celebrating International Women’s Day

March 6, 2019, No comments

Several Central Ohio breweries are celebrating International Women’s Day this Friday, March 8 with special beer releases and fundraisers. Many o ...

Combustion hosting Pick Ohio Beer Festival

March 4, 2019, No comments

Enjoy an afternoon of rare beers at the Pick Ohio Beer Festival taking place March 23 at Combustion Brewing in coordination with Helping Hops. Partici ...

Nocterra Brewing releasing first cans

February 26, 2019, No comments

The recently opened Nocterra Brewing Company in Powell is ready to roll out cans of craft beer. First off the canning line is Beta Flash, a citrusy Ne ...

Smokehouse pairing Oysters and Stouts Thursday

February 26, 2019, No comments

Smokehouse Brewing Company is hosting their bi-annual Oysters and Stout event next Thursday. A tradition spanning two decades, Smokehouse will be serv ...

Parsons North taps first few brews

February 21, 2019, No comments

After opening in late December with a lineup of guest beers to tide them over until their own beers were ready to serve, Parsons North Brewing Co is n ...

Grove City Lions Club hosting annual Spring Craft Beer Fest

February 20, 2019, No comments

The Grove City Lions Club will host their seventh annual Spring Craft Beer Festival on March 23. The beer fest will take place at the Aladdin Shrine C ...