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Thanks for the validation!

To say that we have been overwhelmed by the responses we’ve received since our Hoperatives: Where We Stand Now post came out on Tuesday would be an understatement. We asked that you let us know what you thought and you

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Sierra Nevada: Craft Beer Walt Disney World

The meaning of the word ‘craft’ in ‘craft beer’ is a never-ending discussion among beer folk. That’s partly due to the fact it’s most often discussed when people are drinking. No one knows when to shut up. It’s also because

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What Beer Would You Take?

Back in November of 2010, we were lucky enough to attend the Inaugural Beer Bloggers Conference in Boulder, Colorado. We went to Oskar Blues and Boulder Brewery. Met amazing beer professionals like Mariah Calagione of Dogfish Head, Greg Koch of

Posted in Beer Travel, Blogging, Local Breweries

Sad day for Cincinnati beer

Carla and I were saddened this morning to learn of the death of Ohio Valley Distributing’s Jim Hennessey. We don’t know what happened, other than it did. If you love good beer and live in Cincinnati then Jim Hennessey’s life

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Fresh Fest at MadTree – Saturday, Nov. 1st

Last year, Queen City Fresh blogger Chris Stevens came up with the idea of hosting Fresh Fest, an event that featured the two things his blog was all about: local beer and local music. Plus it was a chance for

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Local Beer Blog Spotlight: March 13, 2014

This week’s Local Beer Blog Spotlight covers two weeks since Carla was traveling last week. We’ll have a Traveling Tuesday post on one of the brew pubs she visited there up soon. In the mean time, you can check out

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Writing About Beer

Carla and I spent most of this past weekend in Lexington, KY attending a writing conference focusing on craft beer. We did the Cincy Winter Beerfest Friday night, then got up Saturday to drive down to the UK Student Center

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Pints for Paws event at Flipdaddy’s Union – Feb. 13th

As part of Cincinnati Beer Week, Flipdaddy’s Burgers & Beers in Union, KY is hosting a Pints for Paws event next Thursday, February 13th. For every pint of Christian Moerlein Brewing Co. Emancipator Dopplebock sold that day, they will be

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Local Beer Blog Spotlight: Dec. 19, 2013

With the holiday upon us, there tends to be less blog posts since bloggers are busy celebrating rather than writing. (At least, I know that’s the case with us.) With that in mind, we’re going to skip next week and

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Cincy Beer Bloggers’ Beers at Fifty West’s CannonBLOG – Dec. 12th

One of the first questions we get when someone finds out that we have a beer blog is whether we brew our own beer. But, other than a few home brew kits that Tom tried out, the answer has always

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