Listermann’s 10th Anniversary: Behold… The Beers!

I wrote about the weekend extravaganza that Listermann Brewing Company is putting together for the celebration of their 10th anniversary already.  This post is the really fun side of it all.  When I told you that they were putting together a ticketed event for Friday evening, I told you that there was going to be […]

Volume 3, Episode 25 – The Barrel Aged Brew Bash or a Barrel Aged Brewcast Bash?

We’re back in the heart of one of Jungle Jim’s famous beer festivals again, and things are big, dark and boozy for this one!  Craft Beer Joe joined me at the Barrel Aged Beer Bash to talk about Barrel Aged Beer, and what exactly that means for your tastebuds.  The definition of what a Barrel […]

Jungle Jim’s 2018 Barrel Aged Beer Bash

I don’t go to every beer festival that is held in Cincinnati.  Time is a precious commodity and it seems like not all of them are worth me setting aside a whole evening to attend, by a far margin.  However, there are a few that I try as hard as I can to never miss […]

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 […]

Rhinegeist’s Rare Beer Fest

Rhinegeist seems to do things big when they choose to do them, and this festival isn’t an exception to that rule.  They’re kicking of their first ever Rare Beer Festival in a massive way, and if you want in on the action you’ll need to act fast.  They’ve already sold out of their VIP tickets, […]

Urban Artifact Bewilderfest 2017 Bottle Details – And Whirligig

They’re hot off the heels of yet another fantastic release of one of their now famous Midwest Fruit Tart Ales, called Faraday Cage (made with plums) and Urban Artifact is not set to quit blowing minds and getting beer geeks all worked up quite yet. Whirligig For starters, they posted an update to social media […]

The 2017 Brewer’s Open Charity Golf Classic Starts Winding Up!

The second annual ‘Brewer’s Open’ – Charity Golf Classic is getting ready to kick off.  Last years event was a big hit last year with everyone who attended, and this year is shaping up to be even better.  If you didn’t hit the links with your local breweries last year, don’t miss out on the […]

The 2017 Jungle Jim’s Beerfest Quickly Approaches!

I get asked a lot about my favorite brewery, or my favorite beer in this city – and my answer is always as vague and indecisive as possible.  It’s too hard to choose favorites in a city that is so diverse, full of beers that are so delicious, especially when it comes to something that […]

Support Local Beer At The Columbus Six One Pour Festival

I know, Columbus isn’t really Cincinnati – and this is a Cincinnati Beer Blog, but I couldn’t help but at least make sure you were aware of the festival that’s going on this weekend. Six One Pour is a beer festival that wraps up Columbus Beer Week, and it’s relevant to mention on here because […]

Vol 02 – Episode 39 – Live at the Jungle Jim’s Barrel Aged Beer Bash

Jungle Jim’s in Fairfield Ohio knows how to do a lot of things very well.  One of those things is beer festivals.  For this episode we set up a table right in the heart of their big Barrel Aged Beer Bash to talk all things barrel aged beer (and maybe drink a few of them […]

Jungle Jim’s 2017 Barrel Aged Beer Bash

This event started small.  I mean… how many people were going to show up for a tasting of a bunch of barrel aged beers?  But Jungle Jim’s was on to something back in 2014.  The event that was christened the Barrel Aged Beer Bash grew, and kept growing.  It’s funny… all of the reasons that […]

Fifty Fest 2016 – Here’s Your Details!

Maybe I’m wrong, but it just seems like festivals keep getting better and better as time goes on here in Cincinnati.  Gone are the days where it was a cookie cutter event, marked by a bunch of tents with the same few beers being poured into the same taster glasses.  You don’t see the same […]