Monthly Archives: August 2016

Ill Mannered Brewing Celebrates First Anniversary

This Saturday (August 27, 2016) Ill Mannered Brewing up in Powell (30 Grace Drive) is throwing a party to celebrate their first year in business, and everyone is invited.  Given the burgeoning craft beer scene in Central Ohio, brewery anniversary parties come … Continue reading

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Creating the essential Central/SE Ohio six pack

Back in July Tom Aguero, the man behind the Brewminds blog (formerly Queen City Drinks) contacted Rick Armon, Ohio’s beer writer laureate and the man responsible for the most up-to-date and informative beer blog in the state, The Beer Blog – Ohio, and yours truly to see … Continue reading

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Beer Review – Barrel Aged Saison du Poisson by Little Fish

While saisons are a great beer any time of year (for example it’s my go to Thanksgiving dinner beer), there’s no season like summer for a saison.  After all they were historically brewed in the cooler months for consumption during … Continue reading

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Beer Review – Pool Party Pilsner by Land Grant

Pilsner’s occupy an odd place in the beer world. Casual drinkers confuse them with macro lagers.  Beer geeks tend to view them with ambivalence. Have you ever been to a pilsner release party?  Yet many brewers have a special place … Continue reading

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Beer Review – Grapefruit Walleye by North High

When the dog days of summer are in full swing there’s nothing like a cold beer to beat the heat.  Not just any beer though, August calls for beers that are thirst quenching, refreshing, and sessionable.  This is no time … Continue reading

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Boston Craft Beer Adventures – A Romantic Weekend Getaway?

Recently I spent two days in Boston with my amazing, adventurous wife, Laurinda.  A weekend getaway in a cosmopolitan, historic city seemed like a great way to celebrate our wedding anniversary.  After all what’s more romantic than excursions to out … Continue reading

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