Medals, medals, and more medals!

Great American Beer Fest (GABF) judging is over and Ohio won 9 medals! First to be announced was a bronze medal for BrewDog’s Elvis Juice. BrewDog is a Scotland-based brewery that recently opened their US operations in Canal Winchester, Ohio (near Columbus). This is a first GABF medal for BrewDog.

Next was BottleHouse Brewery and […]

Ignite Brewing Co open this weekend!

Yes… Ignite Brewing Company in Barberton (600 W Tuscarawas) will be open this weekend. Friday, Sept 22 from 4-11pm, Saturday from Noon – Midnight, and Sunday 11-7.

The official opening of the brewery will be later in the year after their brewing system is installed. In the meantime, they will have batches made on […]

Celebration of the Hop!

October 21 at Fat Head’s Brewery and Saloon in North Olmsted. Two sessions 1 pm and 6 pm. At least 20 breweries participating with their dankest, hoppiest beers.

a souvenir tasting glass 15 beer samples 5-Star Weiner Wonderland live music with the Lonesome Stars

Advance tickets $40 per session. Click here.


MadCap Taproom opening

The MadCap Taproom is finally open starting this Friday (October 7) at 4 p.m! There will be seven MadCap beers on tap to choose from, as well as a refreshing Bent Tree cold brew coffee, and some delicious Taco Tontos Mexican cuisine. You can also enjoy playing cornhole and other games next to a view […]

Updated Brewery List and map

Check it out! Updated brewery list and map. I count 155 breweries on this list. Should there be more? Am I missing some? Let me know. Update: I missed a few… it’s now 168! LATEST COUNT (10/31/16) is 179. The map is updated! […]

More medals for Ohio brewers!

Ohio Craft Brewery winners at World Beer Cup 2016

Fat Head’s Brewery – GOLD – Hop JuJu – Imperial Pale Ale Fat Head’s Brewery – BRONZE- Midnight Moonlight – American-Style Black Ale Little Fish Brewing – GOLD – Barrel Aged Woodthrush – Belgian and French Style Ale Willoughby Brewing Company – BRONZE – Nut Smasher […]

Ohio Brewers win 5 medals!

Three Ohio breweries recently brought home a combined five medals from the San Diego International Beer Competition last week. There were 1,347 entries this year, about 400 more than last year’s competition. The three Ohio breweries and winning entries were: Black Cloister Brewing Co. – Toledo, OH – European Lager, Helles Angel – Bronze Seventh […]

Ohio Breweries win 10 medals at the GABF

Okay… so it’s old news… it happened two weeks ago, but I’ve been traveling. Here’s the scoop on the medal winners if you haven’t already seen it. GABF Ohio Winners

Hoppin’ Frog starts week-long celebration of best brewery and best beer in Ohio

From Fred Karm: “Hoppin’ Frog is very proud to announce Secondhand Radio will perform Monday March 2 in The Tasting Room from 7:30 to 9:30 pm!! This will be a great performance from this popular, high-energy Rock-n-Roll band – AND a great way to start our week-long celebration of being rated Best Brewery and Best […]

Ohio brewers among nation’s best!

But then you already knew that, didn’t you? RateBeer’s latest top brewer list includes FIVE Ohio breweries. That’s a first! Details, click here.