It is the first day that you can purchase the 2014 Beaujolais nouveaus. This quickly made wine has a long and rich history.
The question of “stout vs. porter” now causes some serious debate among the beer brewing and drinking crowd, some insisting the styles are as different as twilight and midnight, some saying that there is little difference other than a naming preference
Warped Wing Brewing and The Century Bar, have joined forces to create a new collaboration beer. The beer, an Imperial Stout that has been aged in bourbon barrels.
Well respected beer writer (and drinker) Joshua Bernstein will be at Warped Wing October 20th for an evening of craft beer education.
Some beer festival are all about the masses, offering hundreds of beers, where theirs something for everyone. But for Big Beers & Barley Wines, the focus is more narrow. From it's inception in 2009, when Mike & Donna Schwartz, owners of Belmont Party Supply, teamed up with Resident Home Association who support individuals with developmental disabilities, to host a small boutique quality beer fundraiser. Showcasing about 100 beers, attendance that first year was about 300 guests. Now five years later the event has grown quite a reputation for showcasing premium and rare craft … [Read more...]
During Dayton Beer Week two of Dayton’s local, family owned and operated companies are teaming up to delight the Miami Valley’s taste buds. Mikesell’s, a staple of Dayton kitchens, barbecues and parties since 1910, is launching two new snack flavors: Beer Can Chicken Groovy Chips and Southwest Queso Cheese Curls. … [Read more...]
There's no doubt about it, Daytonians love beer. Considering Dayton's long history with beer, it's no surprise we like to wet our whistles with the stuff.
Eudora Brewing Company, located at 4716 Wilmington Pike in Kettering, has just announced they will be debuting their newest beer, Le Cheval Magique on Wed, August 14th. It's a Belgian Golden Strong Ale made with Belgian yeast, Belgian malt, and Belgian hops. The yeast gives it a fruity/spiced character. At 8.9% alcohol by volume, it's the strongest beer they've brewed to date. If you're wondering what the name means, it's named after a mystical horse that is said to live in a wooded area of Belgium. "Cheval Magique" is French for "magic horse". Just in case you didn't know, French is one … [Read more...]
The 16th annual AleFest Dayton returns to the Miami Valley on Saturday, August 23, 2014 showcasing over 400 unique beers and ciders from more than 180 craft breweries around the world with a special focus on Dayton area breweries. This year's event offers exciting changes starting with new owners, Jennifer Dean and Amanda Pond, a new venue, Wegerzyn Gardens (1301 Siebenthaler Ave., Dayton, OH 45414) and a brand new VIP ticket option. Up to 500 beer enthusiasts will have the opportunity to enter at 1PM to mingle in a relaxed environment with brewery representatives and industry experts. … [Read more...]