The idea of beer & sausages is not new to Cincinnati, but what is new and cool is The Growler Stop, located next to Wags Park on Church Street in the heart of Newtown.
Though just a few weeks old, The Growler Stop has made connections with many of the great local beer makers in town, including Rhinegeist, Blank Slate, MadTree, 50 West, Rivertown, and Mt. Carmel Brewery.
The Betts House in Cincinnati’s west end has just opened its newest, major exhibition called Bricks, Barrel Vaults, & Beer: The Architectural Legacy of Cincinnati Breweries. With the explosion of new and historic breweries throughout the city, this could not be a timelier exhibit as Dayle Dearduff, interim executive director, tells our Jane Durrell.
As part of American Craft Beer Week, I spoke with Mike Stuart, local beer expert and owner of The Brew Professor blog.
In the past few years, craft beer production has been blossoming around the Greater Cincinnati area. To help celebrate Craft Beer Week and to benefit local-area charities, many of these local beer makers have organized some great events.
American Craft Beer Week is May 13-19. To help celebrate, here is a re-post of my 2012 interview with Mike and Kathleen Dewey from Mt. Carmel Brewing Company.
Since 2005, Mike and Kathleen Dewey have been producing quality hand-crafted beers and ales in a white farm house along Mt. Carmel/Tabasco Rd.