Moerlein to Open New Tap Room Memorial Day Weekend

Christian Moerlein Brewing Company will open its new Tap Room with free brewery tours over the Memorial Day Weekend during the Taste of Cincinnati. Free shuttles will run from Fountain Square to the Christian Moerlein Brewery, located at 1621 Moore Street in historic Over-the-Rhine, on Saturday and Sunday, 12-8 p.m., and on Monday, 12-6 p.m.

Officials from Christian Moerlein are also seeking to recruit a dozen volunteer tour guides or Moerlein Beer Meisters to provide free public tours during the Taste of Cincinnati weekend. Moerlein Beer Meisters will receive training from local beer historians, a custom shirt, one case of Moerlein beer and a set of commemorative beer glasses. All volunteer tour guides must be 21 years old, attend a training session on May 20 or 21 and work a minimum of two shifts over Taste of Cincinnati weekend.

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Beginning May 31, tours will be offered Fridays, 4-9 p.m.; Saturdays, 12-9 p.m.; and Sundays, 12-6 p.m. Tours will include visits to the authentic 19th century Tap Room, new craft brewery and the portions of the underground caverns used in the brewing process from the 1860s along with beer tasting opportunities.