Category Archives: Road Trips

When you are ready to get out of town for a weekend, we’ve got some reviews on places to visit and things to do.

Country Boy Brewing good choice for road trip

A road trip over to Lexington, Kentucky can pay unexpected benefits to craft beer drinkers. In recent years, the city has experienced a brewery explosion to add to its long-time stalwart Alltech Lexington Brewing Company. Newer operations such as Country Boy, West Sixth, Blue Stallion, Ethereal, Pivot, Mirror Twin, and Life Brewpub have heated up the competition in this university dominated city of the Bluegrass State. Continue reading Country Boy Brewing good choice for road trip

Millersburg Brewing to add West Virginia distribution

Coming off its gold medal winning performance at the Great American Beer Festival, Millersburg Brewing Company is soon expanding its sales footprint to West Virginia, according to the brewery’s head brewer. The brewery’s home base is Millersburg, Ohio. Continue reading Millersburg Brewing to add West Virginia distribution

Yee Haw Brewing makes you need to stop in Johnson City

Don’t let the crazy name fool you. Yee Haw Brewing Company in Johnson City, Tennessee, is as sophisticated a brewery as you’ll find anywhere in the country. A brewery doesn’t come out of the gate making lagers this good unless it has some very talented brewers and awesome equipment.  Continue reading Yee Haw Brewing makes you need to stop in Johnson City

New Belgium Asheville begins public brewery tours

New Belgium Asheville

New Belgium Brewing Company’s Asheville brewery, which has been producing beer since this past spring, begins offering scheduled public tours Friday, Sept. 2. It is the general public’s first opportunity to book a tour and see inside this highly anticipated brewery. Continue reading New Belgium Asheville begins public brewery tours

Ohio Brew Week among best of breed

OBW-logoFor one week each July, craft beer takes over Athens, Ohio. It’s Ohio Brew Week (OBW), and there’s no better time for a road trip.

Ohio Brew Week was among the first of the now ubiquitous week-long craft beer celebrations that have become popular across the nation. It is still one of the best. This year, OBW happens July 15-23. Continue reading Ohio Brew Week among best of breed