Beer

Bar Crawler’s 2017

The year in review 01/04/2018   by Leslie Shirley Nielsen I've discovered that the news events that cause me to raise a glass for a toast or slam a shot to calm my nerves are pretty much the same ye...
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Burgers and Brews | Caston & Main Brew Yard

words by Kelcie Erbse Pulling into the parking lot, I could tell this small, rustic looking building was full of thirsty beer drinkers, and as I walked up to the main entrance, I quickly found out why the par...

The Dish | Lady Beer Drinker visits Two Monks Brewing Co

words and photos by Emily Anderson If it hadn’t been a stop on my Summit Brew Path Passport, I might not have ever gone to Two Monks Brewing Co., and that would have been a shame. This little brewery almost se...
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Live @ Lock 4: Beer Garden + Food Trucks + Local Music

 Summer 2017's LIVE AT LOCK 4 line-up HOW TO GET TO LOCK 4 | WHERE TO PARK | WHAT'S UP WITH THIRD THURSDAYS? Thurs., June 15, 6 pm to 10 pm: HR3, The DREEMERS and The Admirables Thurs., July 20, 6 pm to ...

Lady Beer Drinker: Giving Thanks…for Beer and Food

by Emily Anderson It’s November now. Still technically fall, but winter is creeping up. The best part of this month (and arguably the best day of the year) is Thanksgiving. In my family, everyone is expected t...

Adopt-a-Bar: Big Al’s

by Leslie Shirley Nielsen Big Al's 847 Johnston St. Nestled on a hilly bend of Johnston Street in Akron's south side sits a potential goldmine. This is a quaint little area of our town that I like to cal...

Lady Beer Drinker: Canal Park Festival of Beers

Words and photos by Emily Anderson It was a chilly, rainy day in late August when Canal Park hosted the third annual Ballpark Festival of Beers, sponsored by Goose Island Brewing Co. It was the kind of day th...