Fifty West Cans, Distribution, A New Generation

It’s an exciting time for anyone who has been drinking craft beer in Cincinnati for a while.  The more that I think about it, actually, it’s an exciting time for anyone who drinks beer in Cincinnati, period.  For those of you who have found places around town that you call your “spot”, that you frequent

Fifty West’s Fifty Fest Returns!

I know you know this.  I hope you know this, but Fifty West is putting on their annual celebration of Music, Food and Beer again for 2017 and Fifty Fest is again probably going to be better than ever. Let’s start with the simple details – the festival takes place all over what I call

Fifty West Ocean City Gose

Brewery – Fifty West Beer – Ocean City Gose Style – Gose ABV – 4.7% IBUs – 16 Pouring a pink hue due to the addition of hibiscus, this strawberry rhubarb gose has a small amount of sea salt creating a refreshing balance between the acidity and fruity sweetness leading to a clean, dry finish.

Fifty West Going Plaid

Brewery – Fifty West Beer – Going Plaid Style – Scotch Ale ABV – 8.5% IBUs – 23 Fermented at a cooler temperature to ensure a smoother brew, this GABF award winning Scotch Ale pours a dark honey color.  Expect a fruity apple and pear aroma followed by a malt-forward flavor of juicy fresh plums.

Fifty West Medals Big… Again!

The next time you stop by Fifty West, be sure to offer up your congratulations to their brew team for their most recent accolade.  The brewery walked away from this years Great American Beer festival in Denver with Cincinnati’s only award.  They came out of the Scotch Ale category which had 76 entries with a