Ohio Brewery News



The newest addition to the metro Cleveland brewing landscape, Crooked Pecker Brewing Company in Chagrin Falls, held a quiet soft opening on Thursday with two of their beers on draft: Adventure Paper hoppy blonde ale and Liquid White milk stout. No word as yet when the grand opening will be or if any further soft opening dates are in the offing, but the brewery promises to release details soon on their Facebook page.


Congratulations to Eighty-Three Brewery, who will hold their grand opening celebration today. The new brewery located in the former Goodyear headquarters on Akron’s East End will have five beers on tap ranging from a hazy New England-style IPA made with Kveik yeast to a rye saison. Eighty-Three will be open Wednesday through Sunday going forward with several new beers hitting the taps in the coming weeks. Get details at facebook.com/83brewery


Are you a Master Builder? Put your skills to the test at 4KD Crick Brewery’s Bricks & Brews Lego building competition on Saturday, September 7. The brewery has teamed up with the Defiance Public Library to put on two building challenges: a Master Builder competition in which participants have one hour to build the most impressive brewery-related structure, and a Minute-to-Win-It series of speed challenges. 4KD Crick will donate a portion of every pint sold at the event to Defiance Public Library adult education programs. Learn more at facebook.com/4kdcrickbrewery


Building on an already impressive résumé of hazy beers, Sixth Sense Brewing will release a brand new one on Saturday, August 24. Disco Hips, an aggressively hopped, fruit-forward double New England-style IPA, hits the taps at noon at their brewery tasting room in Jackson. More details on the beer are due out before the release, follow Sixth Sense to stay in the loop: facebook.com/sixthsensebrewery


Urban Artifact‘s Bewilderfest music and beer festival starts today and features 36 artists across three stages at the Northside brewery. This fest has a history of bringing in eclectic headlining acts from around the country; this year’s featured performers include Clap Your Hands Say Yeah, Zach Deputy, Screaming Females, Listener, ’68, and Green Jelly. The event will also feature some one-day only band/beer infusions never to be repeated again. Get tickets now at bewilderfest.com


Yellow Springs Brewery will release Vox Populi pilsner, a collaboration with local public radio station WYSO, on Saturday, August 24. The beer is crisp and balanced, brewed with German pilsner malt and noble hop varieties grown in Germany and Czechia. The brewery will offer this crowd-pleasing pilsner on draft and in cans starting this weekend. Get more details on the collaboration between Yellow Springs Brewery and WYSO at facebook.com/yellowspringsbrewery

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