Posts tagged "Craft Beer"
Apocalypse Brew Works in Louisville

Apocalypse Brew Works in Louisville

During a recent trip to Louisville we were looking for a brewery to stop by for a quick brew before meeting up with friends and we ended up at Apocalypse Brew Works.  Louisville is booming with craft breweries much like our own hometown, which makes it fun to try to find new places to try new...
Rivertown Brewery & Barrel House

Rivertown Brewery & Barrel House

Cincinnati seems to be going back to it’s beer-brewing roots.  There seems to be no shortage of micro breweries, craft breweries and home-brewers (my husband included) in the Greater Cincinnati area.  We have decided, along with our good friends to make a habit of planning date nights that revolve around local breweries.  I decided that...
A Few Great Breweries in Hamilton County, Indiana

A Few Great Breweries in Hamilton County, Indiana

Recently we went on a road trip to Hamilton County, Indiana which is just north of Indianapolis.  We were quite impressed with the amount of craft breweries in Hamilton County and we did our best to stop by as many as time allowed on our trip!  Hamilton County, Indiana is comprised of many small towns,...
Weasel Boy Brewing in Zanesville OH

Weasel Boy Brewing in Zanesville OH

We rarely take a trip away from home without exploring some of the craft breweries in whatever town we are staying.  The craft beer industry amazes me!  You can find interesting homegrown breweries in bustling cities and in the quiet suburbs.  When we went to Zanesville, Ohio earlier this year to visit my cousin David and...
Against the Grain Brewery in Louisville

Against the Grain Brewery in Louisville

We found ourselves in Louisville for a day trip a few weeks back and the first stop on our itinerary was a craft brewery that we’ve heard lots of buzz about.  Against the Grain Brewery is not just a brewery, it’s a restaurant and an all around cool place to hang out.   Along with creating...
Blank Slate Brewing Company in Cincinnati {CLOSED}

Blank Slate Brewing Company in Cincinnati {CLOSED}

Cincinnati seems to be going back to it’s beer-brewing roots.  There seems to be no shortage of micro breweries, craft breweries and home-brewers (my husband included) in the Greater Cincinnati area.  We have decided to make a habit of planning outings that revolve around local breweries.  I decided that if we were going to be...
A Weekend in Cape Canaveral

A Weekend in Cape Canaveral

Last year I took my first trip ever away from my family and spent a weekend in Cape Canaveral with a few close friends.  I was hesitant to leave home, not because I thought my family would be lost without me, but because I’m very much a homebody and don’t like to be away from...
MadTree Brewing & Catch a Fire Pizza

MadTree Brewing & Catch a Fire Pizza

Cincinnati is going back to it’s beer-brewing roots.  There seems to be no shortage of micro breweries, craft breweries and home-brewers (my husband included) in the Greater Cincinnati area.  We have decided, along with our good friends to make a habit of planning date nights that revolve around local breweries.  I decided that if we...
West Sixth Brewing in Lexington, KY

West Sixth Brewing in Lexington, KY

Lexington Mini-Vacation :: In January of 2015 we took the kids to Lexington, KY for a long weekend.  We spent two nights and three days exploring Lexington.  We crammed as much fun as we could into those three days with activities for both the kids and the parents.  Lexington is a perfect place for my family to escape to for a...
BB Riverboats Craft Beerfest 2015

BB Riverboats Craft Beerfest 2015

BB Riverboats are well known for their excellent riverboat cruises along the Ohio River.  BB Riverboats offer everything from sightseeing tours to pirate cruises for the munchkins.  Every cruise I’ve ever been on has been a blast!  This year they upped their game with a brand new cruise…the BB Riverboats Craft Beerfest Cruise.  The BB Riverboats...
Izzy's Beer Dinner with Carson's Brewery

Izzy’s Beer Dinner with Carson’s Brewery

As if I didn’t already have enough reasons to love Izzy’s, it recently came to my attention that they host Beer Pairing Dinners.  Each dinner features a special menu and a beer pairings provided by a different brewery at each pairing.  For $25 you receive an appetizer, main dish and dessert and all three courses are...
Brunch at BrewRiver GastroPub

Brunch at BrewRiver GastroPub

I’ve been waiting for a long time to try brunch at BrewRiver GastroPub…ever since I met Chef Michael Shields at an event and experienced the culinary delight of getting to taste his homemade goetta.  It was out of this world.  We’ve been to his restaurant, BrewRiver GastroPub, several times for dinner and we love the...