Monthly Archives: September 2014

Pat’s Pints and Wolf’s Ridge Brewing turn one year old

This past week my blog turned one year old.  In the short period of time five Columbus breweries have either come into existence or opened public taprooms—Actual, Sideswipe, Wolf’s Ridge, Zauber and Zaftig.  Three more breweries, Land Grant, Pigskin and … Continue reading

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Into the Woods – A Review of Zaftig’s Too Cans Aging Experiment

This past Saturday Zaftig Brewing put on a party to celebrate the limited release of five different wood aged versions of their Too Cans IPA.  Although I was hosting a Central Ohio IPA blind taste taste on the same day … Continue reading

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Beer Review – Pixelated Sun by Sideswipe

Last week I learned from owner/brewmaster Craig O’Herron that Sideswipe Brewing is about to release their fifth beer, a “pumpkin ale” brewed with butternut squash and called Squashing Pumpkins.  According to Craig it’s possible to get more “pumpkin flavor” in … Continue reading

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Too Cans IPA Extravaganza at Zaftig

On Saturday, September 20 the guys at Zaftig are throwing a party and everyone is invited. The party gets started at noon at their Worthington location (545 Shrock Road, Worthington, OH 43229) and runs until 10 pm.  The centerpiece of the … Continue reading

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Beer Review – Chickow! by Triple Digit

Football season is now in full swing and with it comes the pleasant task of choosing an appropriate beer to drink while tailgating or watching the game.  What could be better than choosing a beer that takes inspiration from the home … Continue reading

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Drinking Beer in Wine Country – The Breweries of Santa Barbara

The beginning of football season is a clear sign that the colors and crisp days of autumn are soon to be upon us.  I spent the last official days of summer in a place where both football and the change in seasons … Continue reading

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