Mentor On Tap & Uncorked is a great way to taste Ohio-made beer and wine

What: Mentor On Tap & Uncorked Where: Mentor Civic Center Park, 8600 Munson Road, Mentor When: 5 to 11 p.m. June 23. Doors open at 4 p.m.  Why you should go: Ohio beer. Ohio wine. Live local music. Food trucks.  I’ve mentioned before in this space how great beer festivals are, and I stand by that comment. If you’re just starting to learn about craft … Continue reading Mentor On Tap & Uncorked is a great way to taste Ohio-made beer and wine

Masthead Brewing Co. puts terrific beer before solid but limited food

What: Masthead Brewing Co., a brewpub that opened in early 2017. Where it’s located: 1261 Superior Ave., on the north side of Superior, between East 12 and East 13th streets in Cleveland. When it’s open: 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. Tuesday through Thursday; 11 a.m. to midnight Friday and Saturday. Why you should go: Masthead’s primary focus on pizza and appetizers, paired with unique draft-beer choices, make it … Continue reading Masthead Brewing Co. puts terrific beer before solid but limited food

Steam Powered Dream is Bascule Brewery’s flagship beer

Address: 1397 Colorado Ave., Lorain Phone number: 440-317-0944 Website: www.basculebrewpub.com Social media: Facebook: www.facebook.com/BasculeBrewingCompany/ | Twitter: @basculebrewery | Instagram: @basculebrewery Business partners Chris Kambouris and Fred Lozano change up the flavors often in a new brewery launched intentionally to participate in a revival of Lorain, a former booming steel mill town similar to Kambouris’ hometown of Youngstown. The flagship brew is Steam Powered Dream, a copper ale … Continue reading Steam Powered Dream is Bascule Brewery’s flagship beer

Cleveland beer and food will be highlighted during Sapore Restaurant dinner

Once summer arrives, beer steps back into the spotlight in Northeast Ohio, and an upcoming beer dinner will acquaint you with the best of the local craft beers while inspiring down-home Cleveland dishes to serve. A collaboration — set for 6 p.m. June 13 at Sapore Restaurant, 8623 Mayfield Road, Chester Township— between chef Tim McCoy and brewer Karl Speisman will explore seasonal and mainstay beers from Brick and … Continue reading Cleveland beer and food will be highlighted during Sapore Restaurant dinner

The Pour House in Amherst serves craft beer, live music

Address: 134 Park Ave. in Amherst Phone number: 440-988-7687 Social media: Facebook: www.facebook.com/pg/ThePourHouseAmherst  Owner John Kolcun describes The Pour House as more of a party spot serving a rotating list of popular craft beers. They keep up with seasons and trends in beer, and offer handmade cocktails. But more than that, Kolcun and his regulars are musicians. So every Friday and Saturday evening live entertainment … Continue reading The Pour House in Amherst serves craft beer, live music