This Week in Beer: August 5 – 11, 2013

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, August 5th – 1/3 off Craft beer bottles at Moerlein Lager House

Monday, August 5th – Beer of the Day Special at Rock Bottom Brewery
Each Monday, Gerry the brew master at Rock Bottom highlights a beer and you can enjoy it for just $3.25 all day.

Monday, August 5th from 4:00-7:30 pm – Craft Beer Night at Market Wines

Monday, August 5th at 6:00 pm – August Monthly Tapping at Moerlein Lager House
This month’s beer is Philippus Kölsch.

Monday, August 5th – Meet the Brewer Night at Incline Public House
This month, it’s Bob Bonder from Rhinegeist. Cost is $10 per person for passed hors d’oeuvres and four or five beer samples.

Tuesday, August 6th – Tappa Keg Tuesday at Dingle House
This week’s keg hasn’t been announced yet.

Tuesday, August 6th – $7 Growler Fills at Moerlein Lager House

Tuesday, August 6th – Pint Night at Rock Bottom Brewery
Purchase a logo pint glass filled with your favorite Rock Bottom beer for just $5.95, refills are only $3.00 and you keep the glass.

Tuesday, August 6th at 6:00 pm – Rhinegeist Tapping at Arthur’s Café
They will be tapping Truth IPA and Saber Tooth Tiger Imperial IPA.

UPDATE Tuesday, August 6th at 6:00 pm – Tuesdays on Tap at Whole Foods Mason
Six drafts, six bites, $6. This week’s beers are Uinta Sum’r, Stillwater Stateside Saison, Rockmill Belgian-style Tripel Golden Ale, MadTree Pleasant Wheat, Heavy Seas Loose CANnon IPA and Evil Twin Yang Imperial Taiji IPA.

Wednesday, August 7th – Bell’s Pint Night at Rail House
First pint is $5 – Keep the glass and get refills for only $3.

Wednesday, August 7th – Wiede Wednesday at Pompilio’s
Every Wednesday is Wiede Wednesday at Pompilio’s in Newport with $3 Wiedemann pints all day.

Wednesday, August 7th from 5:00 to 8:00 pm – Take Home the Glass Night at Taste of Belgium
And sometimes, it’s a tapping! We’ll let you know which one it is this week as soon as we find out.

Wednesday, August 7th from 5:30 to 8:00 pm – $3 Drafts at Marty’s Hops and Vines

Thursday, August 8th at 6:000 pm – #9BeerMonth Tweet-up at MadTree Brewing
From Facebook:

Join WCPO Digital as we celebrate Beer Month! All month long we’ll be sharing stories about Cincinnati’s rich brewing history, kicking off with the chance to sample local brews from the Mad Tree Brewing Co. Round up your friends, enjoy some refreshing beverages, try food from Maribelle’s in Oakley and meet the WCPO Digital and 9 On Your Side team! This event is 21+ only.

Thursday, August 8th at 6:00-8:00 pm – Burgers & Beers at the Party Source
This week’s pairing is a Cuban Missile burger (smoked ham and turkey topped with Swiss, pickles and Dijon mustard). paired with beers from Southern Tier, Schlafly, Dark Horse, New Holland, Green Flash and Left Hand.

Thursday, August 8th 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 Jenneke, Glendale – Southern Tier and Hyde Park – Heavy Seas Cutlass.

Thursday, August 8th at 6:00 pm – Firkin Tapping at Rock Bottom Brewery

Thursday, August 8th from 9:00 pm to close – $3 Thursdays at Roebling Point Bars (Molly Malone’s Covington, Keystone Covington, Blinkers)
All of the bars have their own list of their selected appetizers and beers (taps change weekly).

Friday, August 9th – $7 Growler Fills at Moerlein Lager House

Friday, August 9th from 6:00-7:00 pm – Gluten Free Beer Tasting at Country Fresh Market
See our post for more information.

Friday, August 9th at 5:00 pm – Wiedemann’s Oktoberfest Tapping and Cookout at Blue Wisp Jazz Club

Friday, August 9th 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, August 9th from 6:00-7:00 pm – Friday Night Flights Beer Tasting at Party Town in Florence

Friday, August 9th at 6:30 pm – Christian Moerlein Beer & BBQ Cruise on BB Riverboats
From Facebook:

Christian Moerlein Brewery and BB Riverboats have teamed up for a great cruise every Friday this summer. Cruise the beautiful Ohio River on one while tasting Moerlein’s handcrafted lagers & ales with a member of the Christian Moerlein team. Paired with the beers is a wonderful buffet featuring BBQ Brisket, BBQ Chicken and Pulled Pork BBQ. Music will be provided by a local area band for your entertainment. Cost is $55.00 for adults and $38.00 for children. Go to to purchase tickets.

Saturday, August 10th from 5:00-8:00pm – Beer Tasting at Ludlow Wines
The cost to taste four beers is $6.00 per person.

Saturday, August 10th from 6:00-10:00pm – Made in Cincinnati Beer Fest at Marty’s Hops & Vines
Five breweries, fifteen beers, all you can eat Cincinnati chili. Pre-order tickets are $29, tickets at the door are $39.00.