This Week in Beer: March 16 – 22, 2015

We frequently get updates for our This Week in Beer post after our regular 9:00 am publishing time. Any edited listing will have UPDATE at the beginning of the listing. NEW – Check out our new Better Beer Happy Hours, Etc. page for regularly scheduled specials on better beer.

Monday, March 16th – Mug Night Monday at Flipdaddy’s Union

Monday, March 16th – 1/3 off craft beer bottles at Moerlein Lager House

Monday, March 16th – Randall Monday at the Brass Tap U Square

Monday, March 16th at 5:00 pm – Rare Keg Monday at Ei8ht Ball Brewing
This week, there’s actually four beers from MadTree and they’re all barrel aged: BA Axis Mundi, BA AXIS Mundi with coffee and vanilla, BA Happy Amber and Ye Olde Battering Ram Black Barleywine. Cost varies for a 10 ounce snifter.

Monday, March 16th from 8:00 pm to close – Pint Night at Incline Public House

HAPPY SAINT PATRICK’S DAY!

Tuesday, March 17th – Penny Flips at Fifty West

Tuesday, March 17th – Tappa Keg Tuesday at Dingle House

Tuesday, March 17th – $8 Growler Fills at Moerlein Lager House

Tuesday, March 17th – Infusion Special at the Brass Tap U Square

Tuesday, March 17th from 11:00 am to 10:00 pm – HOPPY St. Paddy’s Day at Flipdaddy’s Mariemont
Enjoy some of the best hopped-up brews including: Three Floyds Zombie Dust, Great Divide Hercules Double IPA, Fat Head’s Hop Juju Imperial IPA, Dogfish Head 60 Minute IPA, Breckenridge 471 IPA, Stone Cali-Belgique IPA and Revolution Galaxy Hero IPA plus Dogfish Head 60 Minute run through the Randall with whole leaf hops.

Tuesday, March 17th from 5:00-7:00 pm – Meet the Brewer at Barleycorn’s

Tuesday, March 17th at 6:00 pm – BOGO Craft Beer Special at Hebron Brew Haus
Special applies to select rotating draft beers.

Tuesday, March 17th at 6:00 pm – Tuesdays on Tap at Whole Foods Mason
Six drafts, six bites, $6.

Wednesday, March 18th – Select Craft Beers for $2 at Molly Malone’s Covington

Wednesday, March 18th – Local Wednesday at Buckhead Mountain Grill Bellevue
All local beer served in a 16 oz pint glass are $3.99.

Wednesday, March 18th from 5:30 to 8:00 pm – Beer Tasting at Marty’s Hops and Vines

Wednesday, March 18th at 6:00 pm – New Belgium Beer Dinner at Moerlein Lager House
Reception beer – New Belgium Abby Belgium Dubbel. First course – Le Terroir Dry Hopped Sour Ale paired Tropical Gazpacho, Hamachi Crudo, Lychee Fruit. Second course – 1554 Black Lager paired with Ultimate grilled cheese. Third course – Cocoa Molé Spiced Chocolate Porter paired with Seared Foie Gras, Spiced Molé, Sour Poached Pear, Pumpkin Seeds, Queso de Cabra. Fourth course – Rampant Imperial Pale Ale paired with Bangers and Mash. Dessert – Portage Porter paired with Goat Cheese Cheesecake. Cost is $55 plus tax and gratuity. Seating is limited. Make reservations in advance by contacting Jeff Geckle at privatedining@moerleinlh.com

Thursday, March 19th – Firkin Thursday at Fifty West

Thursday, March 19th – Tap That Thursday at BrewRiver GastroPub

Thursday, March 19th from 4:00 pm to close – Take Home the Glass Night at Taste of Belgium Clifton

Thursday, March 19th at 6:00-10:00 pm – Pint Night Thursdays at Cock & Bull (all three locations)
The beers for this week’s Pint Night Thursdays are: Main Strasse Covington – West Sixth Belgian Blonde, Glendale – New Belgium Fat Tire and Hyde Park – West Sixth Belgian Blonde.

Friday, March 20th – $8 Growler Fills at Christian Moerlein Brewery

Friday, March 20th at 5:30 pm – Artswave Bacon Night at Ei8ht Ball
The usual twenty pounds of bacon plus Jolly Pumpkin Saison X AND a portion of the proceeds from sales of all Ei8ht Ball Brewing beers sold that day will be donated to ArtsWave.

Friday, March 20th at 5:30 pm – Beer and Wine Tasting at Everything’s d’ Vine
$10 per person to taste five beers and four wines. $5 to taste just beer or just wine.

Friday, March 20th from 6:00-7:00 pm – Friday Night Flights Beer Tasting at Party Town in Florence

Saturday, March 21st from 5:00-8:00pm – Beer Tasting at Ludlow Wines
The cost to taste four beers is $6.00 per person.

Cincinnati Beer Week Events for Tuesday, Feb. 17, 2015

See last Friday’s Cincinnati Beer Week Events post for the all week events listing including some added since then.


Cincinnati Beer Week Events for Tuesday, Feb. 17, 2015

Tuesday, February 17th – Breckenridge Tasting at Fogarty’s Irish Pub
Sampling Ophelia, Agave Wheat and Avalanche Ale

Tuesday, February 17th from 11:00 am-2:00 am – Fat Tuesday with Fat Head’s at Cock & Bull Hyde Park
Beers include Headhunter, Bumbleberry, Sunshine Dream and Shakedown. Jambalaya available.

Tuesday, February 17th from 4:00-7:00 pm – 5 Rabbit Brewery Tasting at Country Fresh Market & Beer Emporium
Featured beers are 5 Lizard, 5 Vulture, Arroz Con Leche and Ponche! Samples will be 25 cents each. A representative from the brewery will be on hand.

Tuesday, February 17th from 4:00 to 10:00 pm – Pints and Pizza at Incline Public House
Choose any two local pints including Rhinegeist Cougar, MadTree Happy Amber & Rubus Cacao, Rivertown Roebling Porter, Upland Wheat Ale, Triple Digit Chickow! and Mt Carmel Coffee Brown plus any pizza for $20.

Tuesday, February 17th from 5:00 to 8:00 pm – GRART! (Growler Painting) at Ei8ht Ball Brewing
A family friendly event – Tapping of new Ei8ht Ball Beer “Queen” and firkin of Prodigal w/experimental hops, as well as GRART! $10 gets you an empty Growler, painting supplies and a pint of Queen. $5 gets empty Growler, painting supplies and a Juice Box for the little ones. Can take artwork home with you that night.

Tuesday, February 17th from 5:00 to 9:00 pm – Warped Wing Keep the Glass at Cock & Bull Glendale Village

Tuesday, February 17th from 5:00 to 9:00 pm – Sierra Nevada Pint Night at Jungle Jim’s Fairfield

Tuesday, February 17th from 5:00 to 10:00 pm – Mardi Gras Celebration with Abita at BrewRiver GastroPub

Tuesday, February 17th from 5:00 to 10:00 pm – Rhinegeist S23 and Black Tart Tapping at The Growler House
Fifty cents of each glass of the two beers will be donated to Eric Sierra’s children fund.

Tuesday, February 17th from 5:00 to 11:00 pm – Blank Slate/Oskar Blues Tap Takeover at Wild Mike’s Shady Lane
Oskar Blues Dale’s Pale & Ten FIDY, Blank Slate Opera Cream & Lesser Path plus their collaboration of Cincinnati 3-Way Porter.

Tuesday, February 17th from 5:00 to 11:55 pm – Sour Night at Brass Tap
Beers will include New Belgium La Folie, Rivertown Kriek, Rivertown Pomegranate Lambic, Jolly Pumpkin/Upland Persimmon Ship, Evil Twin Sour Bikini and more.

Tuesday, February 17th from 5:30 to 9:30 pm – TriState Local Tap Tasting Takeover and Party Source Cigars at Beer Sellar
Includes beers from MadTree, Upland, Ei8ht Ball, Flat 12, Rivertown, Bluegrass Brewing, KY Bourbon Barrel and more.

Tuesday, February 17th from 6:00 to 7:00 pm – Meet the Brewer (Blank Slate) at Firehouse Grill

Tuesday, February 17th from 6:00 to 7:30 pm – Beer School-Cincinnati Beer Theme at Whole Foods Cincinnati
Six beers from Rhinegeist, MadTree, Blank Slate, Moerlein and Rivertown paired with cheese samples. Cost is $5.

Tuesday, February 17th from 6:00 to 8:00 pm – Celler Dweller Beer Dinner And Beer Class at Lucky Dog Grille
Join Cellar Dweller owner Steve Shaw as Lucky Dog pours Wheatness, Hopewell Stout, Jeremiah and a mystery beer. Pairing: First Course – Grilled Big Dog Wings, Second Course – Smoked Ribs and Side Salad with Wheatness Viniagrette, Third Course – Cheesecake. Call 513-204-5825 for reservations.

Tuesday, February 17th from 6:00 to 8:00 pm – Breckenridge 471 Small Batch IPA Tapping at Dean’s Hops & Vines

Tuesday, February 17th from 6:00 to 9:00 pm – Fifty West Flight Night at Wurst Bar in the Square
Cost is $10 for a flight. Fifty West brewers on hand.

Tuesday, February 17th from 6:00 to 10:00 pm – Fat Tuesday Cask: Cajun Ghost of Imogene at Fifty West Brewing
Limited edition cask of a New Orleans inspired beer named Cajun Ghost of Imogene paired with a New Orleans inspired dinner menu with live music provided by The Hot Magnolias.

Tuesday, February 17th from 6:00 to 10:00 pm – Three Floyds Night featuring Alpha King, Zombie Dust & Gumball Head at Cock & Bull Mainstrasse
Also featuring Barrel Aged 72 Imperial in bottles.

Tuesday, February 17th from 6:00 to 11:00 pm – Home Away From Home with Country Boy & West 6th at Goodfellas Pizzeria
Enjoy a Lexington tap take over while watching the UK Wildcats take on Tennessee.

Tuesday, February 17th at 7:00 pm – Artists and Beer at Arnold’s
For 2/17 – Tapping a limited edition version of West Sixth’s Pay it Forward Cocoa Porter aged in a bourbon barrel. Artist: Brian Methe

Tuesday, February 17th from 7:00-10:00 pm – Upland Brewing Tasting at The Crow’s Nest Irish Pub

Tuesday, February 17th from 8:00-11:00 pm – Make Fun of Geoff from Fat Head’s Shorts at The Lackman
Beers include Barrel Aged Battle Axe, Sorcerer, Sunshine Daydream and Head Hunter (fresh).

Tuesday, February 17th at 9:00 pm – Mardi Gras with Warped Wing at Stanley’s Pub
Music from Rumpke Mountain Boys. $5 entertainment cover charge.

This Week in Beer: September 15 – 21, 2014

We frequently get updates for our This Week in Beer post after our regular 9:00 am publishing time. Any edited listing will have UPDATE at the beginning of the listing.

Monday, Sept. 15th – Mug Night Monday at Flipdaddy’s Union

Monday, Sept. 15th – 1/3 off Craft beer bottles at Moerlein Lager House

Monday, Sept. 15th – Randall Monday at the Brass Tap U Square
This week, it’s Flat 12 Pogue’s Run Porter on the Randall running through chocolate and mint. They will also be tapping Flat 12 Barrel Flat Jack Pumpkin Ale and Moustache Ride Red.

Monday, Sept. 15th from 4:00-7:30 pm – Craft Beer Night at Market Wines

Monday, Sept. 15th at 5:00 pm – Rare Keg Monday at Ei8ht Ball Brewing

Monday, Sept. 15th from 8:00 pm to close – Pint Night at Incline Public House

Tuesday, Sept. 16th – Penny Flips at Fifty West

Tuesday, Sept. 16th – Tappa Keg Tuesday at Dingle House

Tuesday, Sept. 16th – $8 Growler Fills at Moerlein Lager House

Tuesday, Sept. 16th – Infusion Special at the Brass Tap U Square
This week, it’s Bear Republic Racer 5 with grapefruit and mango.

Tuesday, Sept. 16th at 5:00 pm – Flat 12 Bierwerks Cincy Launch at The Lackman
Includes Half Cycle IPA, Pogue’s Run Porter, Flat Jack Pumpkin Ale and Barrel Aged Mustache Ride Red Ale. Buy a Flat 12 pint and get a logo glass to keep.

Tuesday, Sept. 16th at 5:00 pm – Victory IPA Tap Takeover at Halfcut
Includes Hop Devil, Hop Devil Nitro, Wild Devil and Dirt Wolf.

Tuesday, Sept. 16th at 6:00 pm – Tuesdays on Tap at Whole Foods Mason
Six drafts, six bites, $6.

Wednesday, Sept. 17th – Select Craft Beers for $2 at Molly Malone’s Covington

Wednesday, Sept. 17th – Local Wednesday at Buckhead Mountain Grill Bellevue
All local beer served in a 16 oz. pint glass are only $3.99

Wednesday, Sept. 17th – Pint Night at UC’s Catskeller

Wednesday, Sept. 17th at 4:00 pm – Highland Tap Takeover and Pint Night at Fireside Pizza
Highland founder Oscar will be in attendance from 4:00 – 5:30 pm.

Wednesday, Sept. 17th from 4:00 to 7:00 pm – Rocktober Tapping at Rock Bottom Cincinnati

Wednesday, Sept. 17th from 5:00 to 11:00 pm – Mt. Adams Neighborhood Oktoberfest Festival
For more information, see their Facebook event page.

Wednesday, Sept. 17th from 5:30 to 8:00 pm – Beer Tasting at Marty’s Hops and Vines

Wednesday, Sept. 17th at 6:00 pm – September Beer Dinner at Moerlein Lager House
This month, it’s Highland Brewing from Asheville, NC. The beers are Razor Wit, Gaelic Ale, Clawhammer, Oatmeal Porter, Mocha Stout and Plaid Schwartz (Moerlein Lager House collaboration beer with Highland). Oscar Wong, founder of Highland, will be in attendance. Register by emailing PrivateDining@MoerleinLH.com. Cost is $55 per person plus tax and gratuity.

Thursday, Sept. 18th – Firkin Thursday at Fifty West

Thursday, Sept. 18th from 4:00 pm to close – Take Home the Glass Night at Taste of Belgium Clifton

Thursday, Sept. 18th from 4:30-6:30 pm – Flat 12 Happy Hour at Igby’s
Beers will include Half Cycle IPA, Pogue’s Run Porter and Flat Jack Pumpkin.

UPDATE Thursday, Sept. 18th – Presidents Room Oktoberfest Beer Dinner
See our post for more information.

Thursday, Sept. 18th at 6:00-8:00 pm – Burgers & Beers at the Party Source
Beers: New Holland Dragon’s Milk, KY Bourbon Barrel Barleywine, BBC Stout and Quaff Bros. “Broot” (Bourbon barreled Root Beer) and KABOOM! (a Pappy Van Winkle Bourbon barreled aged Imperial Stout with red hots)
Burger: BBQ, cheddar and bacon
See our earlier post for the complete list of this summer’s Burgers & Beer schedule.

Thursday, Sept. 18th at 6:00-10:00 pm – Pint Night Thursdays at Cock & Bull (all three locations)
The beers for this week’s Pint Night Thursdays are: Main Strasse Covington – Rivertown Oktoberfest, Glendale – Cavalier Pumpkin Beer and Hyde Park – Two Brothers Atom Smasher.

Thursday, Sept. 18th from 7:00-10:00 pm – Flat 12 Happy Hour at Molly Malone’s
Beers will include Half Cycle and Pogue’s Run.

Friday, Sept. 19th – $8 Growler Fills at Christian Moerlein Brewery

Friday, Sept. 19th from 5:00 pm-12:00 am – Oktoberfest Zinzinnati

Friday, Sept. 19th from 5:00 pm-12:00 am – Uberdrome at Moerlein Lager House
From Facebook:
“This year admission to the entire Uberdrome is free and open to the public, offering entertainment and atmosphere with German-style food prepared by the Moerlein Lager House. The menu includes Oktoberfest Rotisserie Chicken and Traditional German favorites along with freshly brewed Christian Moerlein crafted beers onsite. Paulaner original Munich Oktoberfest beers will also be available.”

Friday, Sept. 19th at 5:30 pm – Beer and Wine Tasting at Everything’s d’ Vine
$10 per person to taste five beers and four wines. $5 to taste just beer or just wine.

Friday, Sept. 19th from 6:00-7:00 pm – Friday Night Flights Beer Tasting at Party Town in Florence

Saturday, Sept. 20th – All crafts $3 at Louie’s Taphouse & Grill (Mason)

Saturday, Sept. 20th from 11:00 am-12:00 am – Oktoberfest Zinzinnati

Saturday, Sept. 20th from 12:00 pm-12:00 am – 2nd Annual Franztoberfest at Rhinegeist

Saturday, Sept. 20th from 1:00 pm-12:00 am – Uberdrome at Moerlein Lager House

Saturday, Sept. 20th from 5:00-8:00pm – Beer Tasting at Ludlow Wines
The cost to taste four beers is $6.00 per person.

Sunday, Sept. 21st from 11:00 am-10:00 pm – Oktoberfest Zinzinnati

Sunday, Sept. 21st from 12:00 pm-12:00 am – 2nd Annual Franztoberfest at Rhinegeist

Short Hops (Tastings and Growlers edition): February 11, 2011

● At this week’s Cork ‘N Bottle beer tastings, they will feature Brooklyn Black Chocolate Stout, Houblon Chouffe and Napa Smith IPA at the Covington location. At the Buttermilk location, their bottle selection is Anderson Valley High Rollers Wheat, Arcadia IPA and Goose Island Pepe Nero. The tastings at both locations are from 4:00 – 7:00 pm on Fridays. Cost is $1 for 6 to 8 beers.

● On the Growler Stations at Cork ‘N Bottle: Covington has Schlafly Bourbon Barrel ($8.50), Goose Island Dominique ($14.99), Christian Moerlein Emancipator ($6.99) and Three Floyds Alpha King ($9.50). Buttermilk Pike has Anderson Valley Hop Ottin IPA ($7.99), Schlafly Bourbon Barrel Ale ($8.50), Sierra Nevada Bigfoot ($7.99) and Goose Island Dominique ($14.99). All prices are for a refill. For a new growler, add $2.50.

● For tonight’s Friday Night Flights at Party Town in Florence, they are tasting both some Valentine’s Day beers and anti-Valentine’s Day beers. The pro Valentine’s Day beers include Rogue Double Chocolate, Lindeman’s Kreik and a blend of both. The anti-Valentine’s Day beer include Buffalo Bills Alimony IPA and BBC Home Wrecker Double IPA. The cost for the regular tasting is $2 for a full flight of beers and it goes from 6:00 – 7:00 pm.

● On the Growler Station at Party Town in Florence: Dogfish Head Olde School Barley Wine ($20.99), Dogfish Head 90 Minute IPA ($11.99), Sierra Nevada Pale Ale ($6.99), Three Floyds Alpha King ($8.99), Three Floyds Pride and Joy ($6.99), Kentucky Bourbon Barrel Ale ($9.99), BBC Bourbon Barrel Beir De Mars ($11.99), BBC Bourbon Barrel Wee Heavy Scottish Ale ($7.99), Great Lakes Conway’s Irish Style Ale ($6.99), Great Lakes Edmund Fitzgerald ($6.99), Avery The Beast Grand Cru Ale ($25.99), Unibroue Chambly Noire Dark Belgian ($6.99), Bell’s Bourbon Barrel Hell Hath No Fury Ale ($16.99) and Boulder Obovoid Oak Aged Oatmeal Stout ($8.99). All prices are for a refill. For a new growler, add $2.00.

● NEW GROWLER STATION! Thanks to Dave Thompson (Hoperative #254), we have a new growler station on the list this week. One Stop Liquors (10 Donnermeyer Dr., Bellevue, KY) recently added a three tap growler station. According to their web site, they currently have Lexington Brewing’s Bourbon Barrel Ale ($10.99), Great Lakes Eliot Ness ($8.99) and Southern Tier Unearthly India Pale Ale ($16.99). All prices are for a refill. For a new growler, add $2.99. Also, receive $5 off your 6th refill.

● On the Growler Stations at DEP’s Fine Wine and Spirits: Covington has Belhaven Scottish Lager ($5.99), Cumberland Red Ale ($5.99) and Avery Ellie’s Brown Ale ($5.99). Fort Thomas has Boulder Cold Hop Pale Ale ($5.99), Anderson Valley Boont Amber ($6.49), Schlafly Pilsner ($4.99), New Holland Oaker Hatter ($10.99), Ommegang Rare VOS ($6.49) and Ommegang Hennepin ($9.99). All prices are for a refill. For a new growler, add $2.50.

● On the Growler Station at Party Source in Bellevue: Thirsty Dog Raspberry Ale ($12.99), Founders Backwood Bastard ($19.99), Left Hand Chainsaw Ale ($17.99), Dogfish Head Old School Barleywine ($27.99), Ommegang Cup O Kyndnes ($18.99), Goose Island Pepe Nero ($11.99), Cuvee des Trolls Pale Ale ($21.99) and New Holland El Ocho Mole ($16.99). All prices are for a refill. For a new growler, add $2.00.

Short Hops (Growlers and Tastings Edition): May 14, 2010

● For tonight’s Friday Night Flights at Party Town in Florence, they will be tasting selection of brews from Bell’s Brewing of Kalamazoo, MI. The cost for the regular tasting is $2 for a full flight of beers and it goes from 6:00 – 7:00 pm.

● On the Growler Station at Party Town in Florence: Goose Island Bourbon County ($24.99), Dogfish Head Chicory Stout ($6.99), Dogfish Head Black & Blue ($23.99), Dogfish Head Indian Brown Ale ($6.99), New Holland Mad Hatter IPA ($12.99), Schlafly Export IPA ($10.99), BBC Heine Bro’s Coffee Stout ($12.99), Rye 75 ($6.99), Founders Backwood’s Bastard ($14.99), Bell’s Two Hearted Ale ($9.99), Dogfish Head Raison D’etre ($9.99), Great Divide Hibernation ($12.99), Great Lakes Edmund Fitz ($6.99) and Lefthand Chainsaw ($12.99). All prices are for a refill. For a new growler add $2.00.

● At this week’s Cork ‘N Bottle beer tastings, they will feature Mendocino Summer White Ale, Capital Platinum Blonde Doppelbock and Anderson Valley Summer Solstice at the Covington location. At the Buttermilk Pike location, it’s Rogue Chateau Dirtoir, John John Juniper Pale Ale, John John Dead Guy Whiskey Ale (Re-scheduled from last week). No tastings on Saturday at either location until later in spring. The tastings at both locations are from 4:00 – 7:00 pm on Fridays and from 2:00 – 5:00 pm on Saturdays. Cost is $1 for 6 to 8 beers.

● On the Growler Stations at Cork ‘N Bottle: Covington has Barrel House Redleg Ale ($5.99), Goose Island Pepe Nero ($14.99), Christian Moerlein North Liberties Streets IPA ($6.99) and Schlafly Pilsner ($5.99). Buttermilk Pike has New Holland Dragons Milk ($11.99), Goose Island Summer Ale ($6.99), Belhaven Twisted Thistle ($7.99) and Schalfly Raspberry Hefe ($5.99). All prices are for a refill. For a new growler, add $2.50.

● DEP’s Fine Wine and Spirits beer tasting today at their Fort Thomas location is Fuller’s Vintage Ales. The tasting usually goes from 4:00 to 6:00 pm.

● The growler station at the Covington D.E.P.’s Fine Wine and Spirits has New Holland Mad Hatter IPA ($11.99), Houblon Chouffe Double IPA Tripel ($18.99), New Holland Dragon’s Milk ($10.99) and Schafly Kolsch ($5.99). The growler station at the Ft. Thomas location has Avery Maharaja IPA ($10.99), Cumberland Pale Ale ($3.99), Ommegang Abbey Ale ($9.99), Unibroue Trois Pistoles ($12.99), Schlafly Dry Hopped Ale APA ($6.99) and Gouden Caralous Hopsinjoor ($18.99).

● On the Growler Station at Party Source in Bellevue: Lexington Brewing KY Bourbon Barrel Ale ($10.99), Unibroue Ephemere ($12.99), Great Lakes Holy Moses ($12.99), Goose Island Bourbon County Stout ($29.99), Founders Old Curmudgeon ($21.99), Founders Red’s Rye Pale Ale ($11.99), Schlafly Coffee Stout ($9.99) and Bell Rye Stout ($15.99). Prices include empty growler.

Short Hops (Growlers and Tastings edition): July 3, 2009

● At this week’s Friday Night Flights at Party Town in Florence, the featured brewery is Bluegrass Brewing Company. Remember that the cost $2 for a full flight of beers. In addition, they will have some rare and one off brews from BBC including their Belgian Quadruple, Heine Bros. Coffee Stout, Bourbon Barrel Aged Wee Heavy, and an Oak Aged version of their own Rye 75 on the Growler Station. There’s only two barrels of the Oak Aged Rye 75 so get there fast. Head Brewer at BBC and Rye 75 Collaborator Jerry Gnagy will be in attendance. According to Joe,

We have recieved news that upcoming superstar of the underground, Jerry “Geraldo” Gnagy, of B.B.C. is bringing a couple of one off barrels that will be tapped via cold plate at the table. The barrels will be draft companions to you and the bottles on the FLIGHTS! table bringing us up to eight draft selections. This installment will be the first time we have had this many draft seletions at one time. The best part is that all of the brews will be rare or one offs. Jerry Geraldo will also bring a strange and special brew of his own creation that is a cross between a belgian gueze(lambic sans fruit) and a belgian quadruple. Merchandise will be available. This installment will also see the triumphant return of raw fish to the table. Sushi this week. So please, join us from 6-7pm Friday. Thanks and good day.

Did you know that Rye 75 has been entered in the Great American Beer Festival in September? Pretty darn cool!

● This week’s beer tasting at the Fort Thomas location of Liquor Direct will feature bourbon barrel ales featuring Schlafly Bourbon Barrel Ale, New Holland Dragon’s Milk, Arcadia Shipwreck Porter and Great Divide Oak Aged Yeti. The tasting price is $1 and the tasting is from 5:00 – 7:00 pm.

● On the Growler Station at Party Source in Newport: Bell’s Two Hearted Ale, Guinness 250th Anniversay Stout, Founder’s Cerise, BBC Altbier, Goose Island Night Stalker, Great Lakes Independence Ale, Tommyknocker Imperial Nut Brown Ale and Ayinger Brewery Bräu Weiss.

● On the Growler Station at Party Town in Florence (remember this will change Friday Night): Rye 75 Rye IPA, Great Lakes Grassroots, Great Lakes Edmund Fitzgerald Porter, Thirsty Dog Barktoberfest, Boulder Flashback 30th Anniversary India Brown and Bell’s Oberon

● On tap at Dilly Cafe: Morland “Old Speckled Hen”, Victory Prima Pils, Barrel House Hocking Hills Hefeweizen, Stone IPA, Avery The Maharaja Imperial IPA, Duchesse de Bourgogne, On Cask: Barrel House Bitter, Brooklyn Summer Ale, Great Lakes Dortmunder Gold Lager, New Holland Brother Jacob Dubbel, Chimay Blanche (White), Mt. Carmel Amber, Bells Oberon Ale, Tripel Karmeliet