Category Archives: Restaurant

Brew Free or Die

As beer geeks go, we often make the pilgrimage to our favorite breweries. I found myself in the great city of San Francisco the day after Father’s Day…so…I had to see 21st Amendment Brewery. When the doors opened at 11 … Continue reading

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The “Ghost of the Rhine” visits The Crest

Last weekend The Crest Gastropub hosted a 5-course beer and food pairing event featuring beer from Rhinegeist Brewery. Five beers, five plates, whats not to love? I made my reservations, invited a buddy who likes good beer, packed my camera and could … Continue reading

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Celebrating bEARTHday at The Crest Gastropub

The Crest Gastropub at the corner of Crestview Road & Indianola Avenue in Clintonville, Ohio is really doing it right. When I discovered they were throwing a party to celebrate their one year birthday and Earth Day, I knew I just … Continue reading

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Pairing Beer with Food at The Crest

Why would anyone eat steak tartare with a glass of Founders Breakfast Stout before 10:30 am? Simply put, because I was on a mission. A mission to make a series of posts about pairing good food with good beer. I … Continue reading

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A Beer Run and Lunch at The Crest

I live about one hour from the nearest metro area. Because of that, finding interesting beer or a specific beer can be tough at times. A few weeks ago, I went out to dinner with the family and ordered a … Continue reading

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Hoppy Friday : Why You Should Visit Fifty West Brewing Company this Weekend

Hoppy Friday to you! I wanted to share a delightfully sticky little Double IPA with you to celebrate the end of the work week. Fifty West Brewing Company has created an amazingly refreshing yet intense hoppy beer with a slight … Continue reading

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Elevator Brewing Co

There are moments in life when too much planning leads to inaction; at least for me it does. July has been a difficult month to say the least. Planning my weekends just hasn’t worked out lately and I was growing … Continue reading

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A Visit to Claddagh Irish Pub in the Brewery District

On Friday I decided to head up to Claddagh Irish Pub in the Brewery District & grab a much needed pint of Guinness and a bite to eat. Claddagh is my favorite pub to drop into while I am in … Continue reading

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Portsmouth Brewing Co.

I often find myself lost in the beer aisle, or searching the World Wide Web for beer. I am a beer geek, a lover of fine craft beer. Therefore, when I am on a mission to locate beer for this … Continue reading

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Plan! We Don’t Need No Stinking Plan!

When I started thinking about what to post today I was at a loss. To be honest, I couldn’t find value in anything I cared to write about. The photo was done, but I didn’t want to just say, “I … Continue reading

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