Ohio Brewery News



This Saturday, May 4, Masthead Brewing will release a trio of hazy IPA cans from their downtown Cleveland brewery taproom. Paper Boy New England IPA and Flat Earth New England double IPA get a heralded re-release; Feeling Dangerous New England triple IPA, triple dry hopped with Citra and Mosaic hops, will make its rookie debut. Get all the release details at facebook.com/mastheadbrewingco

Masthead Brewing - Flat Earth, Paper Boy and Feeling Dangerous cans

Cheers to a year of beer from Lake Rat Brewing! Celebrate with them on Saturday, May 4 as the downtown Celina brewery will hold the grand opening of their patio for the summer season. Live music and giveaways all day and a crawfish boil at 4 p.m. (registration required). Get all the details on the day’s festivities at facebook.com/lakeratbrewing

Lake Rat Brewing - pint glass on the dock
Homestead Beer Co. - Ace Run and Snake Oil cans

Homestead Beer Company used the debut of their new “crushable” hazy IPA, Ace Run, as the introduction of cans to their product line. The brewery has packaged beer in bottles for several years, but will begin to offer a few beers in cans just in time for the summer outdoor activity season. In addition to Ace Run, Homestead has also canned their flagship super pale ale Snake Oil. Pick up six packs of either at the brewery in Heath or wherever Homestead beers are sold. Details at facebook.com/homesteadbeerco


Listermann Brewing’s partnership with the Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden is well known, thanks in large part to the popularity of the Team Fiona New England IPA beer release benefit to support the Zoo’s prematurely-born hippo (Fiona’s doing great two years later, by the way). On Saturday, May 4, Listermann will release Zoo Babies New England IPA in cans, with 10% of the sales to be donated to the Cincinnati Zoo. Get the details on this weekend’s releases at facebook.com/listermannbrewing

Listermann Brewing - The Return of Yoda Potato, Zoo Babies & Raspberry Pie Berliner, May 4th, 10 a.m.
Fifth Street Brewpub - Definitely Frances v.4.5 Double IPA

Fifth Street Brewpub released the latest version of their flagship double IPA, Definitely Frances, earlier this week. The new version – v.4.5 – gets its numeric moniker from the age of brewmaster Darren Link’s daughter, Frances. Each version features a new combination of hops, the most recent iteration was brewed with Citra and Simcoe lupulin powder and dry hopped with Centennial to create a bursting bouquet of fruit aromas and flavors. Read more at facebook.com/fifthstreetbrewpub

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