Ohio Brewery News



BrewDog’s Annual General Mayhem event has historically been a private party for the brewery’s Equity Punk shareholders, but this year the party is open to the public. AGM will be held at BrewDog’s Canal Winchester campus on Saturday, August 24. In addition to live music by Manchester Orchestra, CAAMP, Waxahatchee and more, beers from two dozen craft breweries from around the world will also be available. Tickets are on sale now, get more details at columbusunderground.com


The dog days of summer are the best time to enjoy a crisp, refreshing, crushable Mexican lager. Lucky for us then, that Saucy Brew Works will release El Lager on draft and in cans on Saturday, August 10. Checking in at 4.1% ABV, this light lager is the perfect accompaniment for all your outdoor activities in these waning days of summer. Pick up a six-pack at Saucy’s Ohio City taproom and then spend some time outside. Details at facebook.com/saucybrewworkscle


Birdfish Brewing will release Of the Forest IPA on Saturday, August 10 at their “Down Low” brewery taproom in Columbiana. This piney, earthy west coast IPA features Ohio-grown Columbus hops and locally-grown barley malt from Yarian Quality Malts. Cans go on sale when the brewery opens at noon; each four-pack purchase comes with a special commemorative Of the Forest glass. Details at facebook.com/birdfishbrew


Twin Oast Brewing is built on the site of Quinstock Farms, a working orchard featuring peach, apricot, plum, pluot and aprium trees. This Saturday, August 10, Twin Oast will host QuinStock, an all-day celebration of music, beer and food sprawling over the grounds of the brewery and surrounding farm. They’ll commemorate the occasion with the release of Berry Delish, a cream ale with strawberry, blueberry and raspberry, available on draft and in cans. Details at twinoast.com


Cheers to two years of beers from Y Bridge Brewing! The Zanesville brewery’s official birthday party is Sunday, August 11, but you’ll want to stop in starting today to grab a couple of owner/brewer Ray Ballard’s special anniversary beers. A strawberry variant of Y Not pale ale hits the taps this afternoon, with bourbon barrel aged, coffee-infused Downtown Brown ale coming on Saturday. For more details on this weekend’s festivities, go to facebook.com/ybridgebrewing


Sonder Brewing will debut a new beer in cans this coming week. Voss Kölsch is a clean, crisp and refreshing German-style ale, perfect for summertime. Light gold in color, this beer is soft with a light noble hop character and slight floral aroma. Also making a return to cans is Kato coffee Kölsch, balancing the richness of Ethiopian yirgacheffe coffee against a crisp, light, effervescent body. Details at facebook.com/sonderbrewing


After the devastating tornadoes that ripped through the Miami Valley on Memorial Day, Dayton breweries banded together to find ways to help the relief effort. On July 13, they held the Dayton Strong Beer Bash at Carillon Historical Park and drew nearly 2,300 attendees to the fundraising event. This week, the breweries presented a check for more than $56,000 to The Dayton Foundation’s Disaster Relief Fund. Details at dayton.com

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