All posts in Destination Drinking

March 8, 2022, No comments

Just twelve months ago, if you were driving through Yellow Springs and had a yen for a brewery-fresh craft beer, you had exactly one option: Yellow Springs Brewing. Now the […]

Destination Drinking: Butler County, Ohio

September 10, 2019, No comments

Looking for a weekend away from Columbus to do some Destination Drinking? Trek about two hours southwest to Butler County, Ohio to explore breweries, ...

Destination Drinking: St. Joseph, Michigan

July 26, 2016, 1 Comment

St. Joseph, Michigan sits on the eastern shore of Lake Michigan across the lake from Chicago, an easy five-hour drive from Columbus. St. Joe is a beau ...

Destination Drinking: Ontario

March 9, 2016, 2 Comments

When someone walks into your office at 11:30 a.m. and invites you on a beer trip to Canada, say yes.  Don’t ask questions. Just. say. yes. I lear ...

  • Destination Drinking: New Mexico
    October 20, 2015, No comments

    Thanks to, the Beer Advocate mobile app, and recommendations from fellow beer buds in the Columbus Craft Beer Consortium Facebook group, I headed to New Mexico armed with research […]

  • Destination Drinking: Buffalo
    October 5, 2015, 3 Comments

    If the only thing you know about the foodie scene in Buffalo is “wings” then — in the words of Ygritte from Game of Thrones — you know nothing. Upscale […]

  • Destination Drinking: Portland
    May 7, 2015, 1 Comment

    That the state of Oregon loves craft beer is an understatement. More than 20% of the beer sold in Oregon is craft beer made in Oregon. Most of the state’s […]

  • Destination Drinking: Dallas
    October 1, 2014, 3 Comments

    Over four days in Dallas, I tried to drink up as much of the city as possible. My liver has been training for this type of work for years. While […]

  • Destination Drinking: Grand Rapids
    October 31, 2013, 2 Comments

    As Ohioans, I think we’re supposed to hate Michigan because of sportsball or something, but any state with as much good beer and food in a 30 mile radius as […]

  • Destination Drinking: Pittsburgh
    October 22, 2013, 3 Comments

    Since I grew up an hour outside of Pittsburgh, and currently live less than three hours from Pittsburgh, it’s kind of weird that I have never really spent time in […]