Beer Review – Cask Aged Noir by Rockmill

I think it’s a fair to say that many American craft brewers take considerable creative license with the traditional style guidelines.  Colin Vent at Seventh Son is not hesitant to use the creativity of his culinary training to dream up unique recipes.  Who else is adding heather flowers to a stout (Galloway Tale)?  Chris Davison... Continue Reading →

Zaftig Bottle Release/Ugly Sweater Party

As many of you already know Zaftig is holding their annual Ugly Sweater  Christmas party tomorrow (Saturday, 12/12/15) from 12-6 pm.  In conjunction they will releasing two high abv brews that have been patiently aging in a barrel for most of 2015: Bourbon Barrel Aged BamBaLam - BamBaLam is Zaftig's Imperial Stout aged with chocolate and coffee.  This... Continue Reading →

Pat’s Pints Podcast Episode 1 – Sour Beers

In the inaugural podcast we talk sour beers with Fred Lee (Founder, President and Elder Beerman) and Jonathan Carroll (CEO, Brewer) at Actual Brewing. We preview the two new sours that Actual is releasing on December 5 (Tenacity and Leviton), get into Brett beers, talk Ohio sandstone fermenters at Actual, share Chili recipes, and divulge our lists of underrated Central Ohio beers.

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