All posts by Bill Babbitt

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 quickly […]

Stein Brewing opens in historic Mt. Vernon building

October 1, 2018, 1 Comment

Stein Brewing Company is now open in Mt. Vernon in the the Woodward Opera House building, which is listed on the National Register of Historic Places ...

Galena Brewing now open, but not in Galena

September 18, 2018, 1 Comment

The explosive growth of craft breweries in Licking County took another step forward on September 15 with the grand opening of Galena Brewing Company, ...

Earthworks now brewing in Heath

August 15, 2018, No comments

Licking County gained its eighth craft brewer with the recent debut of Earthworks Brewing. Earthworks released its first beer last week, an elderberry ...

  • Wing Wars IV at Homestead Beer Co
    July 19, 2018, No comments

    Tickets are now on sale for Homestead’s annual summer bash, Wing Wars. Licking County’s finest wing purveyors will vie for the coveted Homestead Wing War Champion trophy on Saturday, August […]

  • Summer Games at DankHouse
    July 10, 2018, No comments

    DankHouse Brewing now features a playground for adults. The Newark-based brewery’s spacious side yard is now outfitted with games including king-sized beer pong and corn hole. While you can stop […]

  • BrewDog Short North opens April 14
    April 5, 2018, No comments

    BrewDog’s Short North taproom has an official opening date: April 14. The 2,500 square foot bar will accommodate about 100 beer lovers, with additional space available in the outdoor beer […]

  • Trek Brewing opens this weekend in Newark
    March 2, 2018, 1 Comment

    The explosion of craft beer in Licking County continues this weekend with the opening of Trek Brewing. Owners John and Kristen Ream are returning to their roots in Licking Country […]