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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

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 ...

Ohio Distillers Guild and North Market hosting Mix & Shake

February 12, 2019, No comments

The Ohio Distiller’s Guild and North Market are once again teaming up to present the fourth annual Mix & Shake on March 9. This after-hours ...

Homestead celebrating six years Saturday

February 11, 2019, No comments

The Homestead Beer Company, located on the former Newark Air Force Base campus, will celebrate six years of beers this Saturday, February 16. The even ...

Multiple women accuse Actual Brewing founder Fred Lee of sexual assault

February 10, 2019, No comments

In a story published on February 6, Columbus Alive reporter Andy Downing details multiple women’s accounts of sexual assault from Actual Brewing ...

Columbus Brew Adventures adds sour beer tour

February 5, 2019, No comments

Columbus Brew Adventures continues to keep pace with trends in the Columbus craft beer scene with their newest beer tour focusing on the emergence of ...

Bob’s Bar to host 17th Annual Extravaganza

February 4, 2019, No comments

If it’s February, it’s time for the annual Extravaganza celebrating the anniversary of one of Central Ohio’s pioneer craft beer haun ...

Nocterra Brewing opening February 2

January 22, 2019, 1 Comment

Nocterra Brewing Company will hold its grand opening on February 2 in Powell. The brewery comes from Bryan Duncan and Bruce Vivian, two homebrewing da ...

Endeavor Brewing launching cans

January 22, 2019, No comments

Endeavor Brewing Company will release their beer in cans for the first time starting this Thursday. The brewery is releasing cans of their Latin Lager ...

Granville Brewing now has a taproom

January 15, 2019, No comments

One of Licking County’s oldest breweries now has Licking County’s newest taproom. Since opening in 2013, the Granville Brewing Co, which is locate ...

Sideswipe celebrating anniversary and Arcade Super Awesome addition

January 14, 2019, No comments

Sideswipe Brewing will unveil new beers and new arcade games at their fifth year anniversary party this weekend. The brewery will be offering two spec ...

Echo Spirits Distilling coming to Grandview in 2019

December 22, 2018, 2 Comments

The former Four String Brewing taproom in the Grandview area won’t sit vacant for long as a new distillery is moving in with plans to start dist ...

First Look: Actual Brewing Clintonville opening early January

December 19, 2018, 3 Comments

[UPDATE 2/7]: Multiple women accuse Actual Brewing founder Fred Lee of sexual assault Actual Brewing’s Clintonville taproom and brewery is on tr ...

Get your Winter Beerfest tickets before the price increase

December 10, 2018, No comments

The 9th Annual Columbus Winter Beerfest will return to the Greater Columbus Convention Center February 8-9. The event will feature hundreds of craft b ...

Simple Times launches Cocktail of the Month subscription

December 4, 2018, No comments

Locally-crafted cocktail companion company Simple Times Mixers has launched a new “Cocktail of the Month” subscription service just in tim ...

The making of a beer dinner at 101 Beer Kitchen

November 28, 2018, No comments

I have to admit that I was once a bit of a skeptic when it came to beer dinners and the “art” of pairing beer and food. That changed quick ...

Olentangy River Brewing Company opening this weekend

November 14, 2018, 1 Comment

Lewis Center will get its first craft brewery this weekend when Olentangy River Brewing Company opens in a renovated warehouse near the corner of Rout ...

First look inside Antiques on High

November 13, 2018, 3 Comments

Sour-centric brewery Antiques on High is ready to open their doors as soon as their liquor permit processes, which co-owner Collin Castore hopes will ...

Old Dog Alehouse opens next week in Delaware

November 5, 2018, No comments

Delaware will get its third craft brewery when Old Dog Alehouse & Brewery opens its doors next week. The new restaurant and brewery is owned by J ...

Random Precision debuting seven sours Saturday

October 31, 2018, No comments

After a year of barrel aging, Random Precision Brewing Company’s sour beers are ready to release. The brewery, which opened its taproom doors in ...