Beers Announced For Winter Warmer Fest

2019-03-19T16:01:15+00:00

CLEVELAND — Sixty-two Ohio craft breweries poured more than 200 beer varieties, including winter seasonals, limited-editions and high-gravity beers, at the 13th annual Winter Warmer Fest earlier this month.

The March 9 event, a fundraiser for the Ohio Craft Brewers Association, featured a cask area with several breweries offering special infusions available only at Winter Warmer Fest. Many of the brewers were on hand throughout the day to meet and talk craft beer with attendees.

Participating breweries and their beers included:

  • Akronym Brewing — Henry NE IPA and Barrel Aged Trippin’ Amber Biere de Mars;
  • Bookhouse Brewing — Reasons to be Cheerful Belgian Quad‚ Space Without the Stars Imperial Stout and Magdalena Pilsener;
  • The Brew Brothers at Scioto Downs — Shadow Russian Imperial Stout‚ Big Dog IPA and Rackhouse Radler Whiskey Sour Radler;
  • The Brew Kettle — BBA 2018 Jack Hammer‚ Tubguska 2019‚ Mod Quad‚ Trebu Cliche Saison‚ Babee Bock Munich Dunkel and Rude Cru FramWOW!;
  • BrewDog — Elvis Juice and Radio Zombie Phone In;
  • Brick and Barrel Brewing — Imperial Coffee Stout‚ Maple Bourbon McTavish Wee Heavy‚ Big Chief Imperial IPA and Bitter Chief IPA;
  • Butcher & The Brewer — Who Is She Double New England IPA‚ Albino White Stout‚ CLE Pils‚ This Space Is Getting Hot New England IPA and The Adult Peanut Butter Cup;
  • Catawba Island Brewing Co. — Cold Creek IPA‚ Waterspout Oatmeal Stout‚ Hot Blonde‚ Seiche Scottish Ale‚ Walleye-P-A and Renny’s Pub Ale;
  • Collision Bend Brewing Co. — Old Hulks Wheat Wine and Crude Attitude BA Stout;
  • Columbus Brewing Co. — Fool’s Gold‚ Skateland Pale‚ Bodhi‚ Coconut Melk Stout‚ Rhapsody Pils‚ Lupulin Cloud and Steel Dawn;
  • Crooked Handle Brewing Co. — It’s am Somewhere Coffee Stout and Trinity Haze NEIPA;
  • Double Wing Brewing Co. — Brut IPA and Bourbon Stout;
  • Elevator Brewing — Gravity 5.0‚ Gin Barrel 380 IPA‚ Brown DIPA and Winter Warmer;
  • Fat Head’s Brewery — Green Grunge Imperial IPA‚ Sgt. Squires Imperial Stout Experimental #3 IPA‚ Juicy Juju‚ Chocoluscious Peanut Butter Stout and Raspberry Kettle Sour;
  • Grainworks Brewing Co. — Poundsign Nofilter NEIPA‚ Defroster Winter Warmer Bagpipes of Bardstown BBA Scotch Ale and Old Motor Oil BBA Russian Imperial Stout;
  • Great Lakes Brewing Co. — Great Lakes IPA‚ Chillwave DIPA‚ Edmund Fitzgerald Porter and Barrel-aged Blackout Stout;
  • Hairless Hare Brewery — Kickback Kolsch with Black Raspberry and Devil Hare IPA;
  • Hansa Brewery — Black Flag Schwarzbier and Forrest Fenn American Amber Ale;
  • HiHO Brewing Co. — Hovan the Barbarian Imperial Stout‚ Blaze On Double Dry Hopped Double Hazy IPA‚ Pavshakestout Dark Chocolate Peanut Butter Stout and Raspberry in the Clouds Raspberry Hazy Pale Ale;
  • Hofbrauhaus Cleveland — 2017 Bourbon Barrel Aged Doppelbock‚ 2018 Bourbon Barrel Aged Doppelbock‚ Royal Red Lager‚ Premium Lager and Hefeweizen;
  • Hoppin’ Frog Brewery — Grapefruit Turbo Shandy Citrus Ale‚ Infusion A: Peanut Butter Chocolate Coffee Porter‚ Plum Tuckered-Out Double Double Porter‚ Extended Barrel-Aged B.O.R.I.S. The Crusher‚ T.O.R.I.S. The Tyrant Triple Oatmeal Russian Imperial Stout and Barrel-Aged Sippin Outta Sight Chocolate Cherry Martini Imperial Stout;
  • Jackie O’s Brewery — Cranberry Orange Perpetum‚ Razz Wheat‚ Vanilla & Coffee Bean Bourbon Barrel Dark Apparition and Coconut & Cinnamon Bourbon Barrel Dark Apparition;
  • JAFB-Wooster Brewery — Rain Delay IPA‚ Summer Forever IPA‚ Colombian Coffee Porter and La Nina IPA;
  • The Jolly Scholar — Dew of the Universe Imperial IPA and Nibs & Beans Imperial Stout;
  • Little Fish Brewing Co. — Moorepheus English Barleywine and Woodthrush;
  • Lockport Brewery — Big Debbie Chocolate Stout‚ Ruckus IPA‚ Gateway American-style Cream Ale and Bluebeery Fruited Ale;
  • Lucky Owl Brewing — Brigid Irish Red Ale with Chipotle‚ Snow Owl Winter Ale‚ Night Call Porter‚ Jellycat NEIPA‚ Three Sisters Saison w/Brett‚ La Bolita BA Stout with Chiles, and Cocoa and Vanilla;
  • MadTree Brewing — PsycHOPathy IPA‚ Shade‚ Bonsai Project OH and DBA Rubus Cacao;
  • Magic City Brewing Co. — OG Barber and Always the Hard Way;
  • Maize Valley — Monk in Public and Hop Heart On;
  • Market Garden Brewery — Caplifter Quad‚ BA Irishman’s Enforcer and Nano OG Lager;
  • Masthead Brewing Co. — Passionfruit Dream Crusher Triple NEIPA, Where’s My Birthday Cake?! Imperial Cake Stout‚ Brew on the Fly Double NEIPA‚ Hazelnut Coffee Underverse Aged in Bourbon Barrels‚ Vanilla Fruit Blood‚ Sophomore Slump Imperial Berliner Weisse with Plums‚ Citra Vice NEIPA‚ The Juggerhop Triple NEIPA and Abuela’s Chocolate Porter Aged in Bourbon Barrels;
  • Millersburg Brewing Co. — Doc’s Barrel Aged Scotch Ale and Back Country Burning;
  • Muskellunge Brewing Co. — Tiger Musky DIPA‚ Rock Bass Honey Nut Brown and Black Crappie Oatmeal Coffee Stout;
  • Noble Beast Brewing Co. — BA Chicken & Waffles Imperial Stout‚ Goodbye Forever, Wine BA Raspberry Sour Stout and BA Sweet Potato Saison w/Brett;
  • North High Brewing — Road and Rise;
  • Ohio Brewing Co. — Verich Gold and O’Hoppy Ale IPA;
  • Paradigm Shift Brewing — Alpha Male‚ Sonic Boom‚ Anniversary Ale infused with Ethiopian Coffee and Neighbor Girl;
  • The Phoenix Brewing Co. — Talisman Belgian Dubbel‚ Snowglobe Spiced Holiday Ale‚ Turbidity New England IPA‚ Santa Muerte Spiced Imperial Stout‚ Krampus Kandy White Stout and Mary Jane Chai Baltic Porter;
  • Platform Beer Co. — EMO BBA Imperial Smores Stout‚ Chocolate Fostered Bananas‚ BBA Esther and Imperial Choco-Raspberry Stout;
  • Pretentious Barrel House — Grandiloquent and Eurythmic;
  • Railroad Brewing Co. — Barrel Aged Tart Full Steam Ahead Imperial Red and Hazy Crazy Train NEIPA;
  • Rhinegeist — Night Whale Barrel Aged Imperial Stout‚ Saber Tooth Imperial IPA‚ Subliminal Jam Mixed Berry Sour Ale‚ Cheetah Lager and Wowie Ale with Passionfruit and Pineapple;
  • Rocky River Brewing Co. — Titan Triple and Hop Goblin;
  • Royal Docks Brewing Co. — Barrel Aged Vlad Imperial Stout‚ London Extra Special Pub Ale‚ Yuletide Holiday Spice Ale‚ Propogator Double Bock‚ Backyard Crusher Summer Infused Pilsner and Dare IPA-East Coast/West Coast Hybrid;
  • Saucy Brew Works — B3 Wine Barrel Aged Biere De Garde‚ BA Stout Drink You Elijah Craig Barrel Aged Imperial Stout‚ Caught in the Rain Sour IPA w/ Pineapple, Vanilla and Lactose‚ Haters Rose Gold Belgian Golden Strong w/ Rose Hips and Red Grape Must‚ Tid Bit Nibbly Toasted Marshmallow and Cocoa Nib Stout‚ I Can’t Even Hazy Imperial IPA w/ Peaches‚ Love You Bye Hazy Imperial IPA‚ Habituale German Kolsch‚ IPA ASAP American IPA‚ Don’t Stop Wit It Wit It Witbier w/ Tangerine‚ Nugget SMaSH IPA Single Hop IPA and Uber ASAP IPA w/ Blood Orange and Vanilla;
  • Seventh Son Brewing — Oubliette‚ Abaddon Quad‚ Wilderman Autumn Farmhouse and Proliferous DIPA;
  • Shale Brewing — 1806 Barleywine‚ Cold Rolled Ale Pale Ale and Blonde Stout;
  • Sibling Revelry Brewing — Bourbon Barrel Aged Cosmic Cocoa‚ Hazy IPA‚ Third Wheel Belgian Tripel and Coffee Red;
  • Streetside Brewery — Thique Mexican Hot Chocolate BA Imperial Stout w/ Habanero, Cocoa Nibs and Cinnamon‚ Suh Brah? New England IPA and Doodle Bob Imperial Brown with Snickerdoodle Coffee;
  • Thirsty Dog Brewing Co. — BA Coconut Rum Porter‚ Blood Orange IPA and Xahoo IPA;
  • Three Tigers Brewing — Moroccan Truffle Stout Imperial Spiced Stout and Smooth Criminal American Strong Ale brewed with Vanilla Beans and French Oak;
  • Wolf’s Ridge Brewing — Port Barrel Dire Wolf Imperial Stout‚ Coffee Cherry Vanilla Dire Wolf Imperial Stout‚ Lil’ Nippert Bourbon Barrel Barleywine‚ The Shape of Things to Come Barrel Aged Sour with Blackberry and Cherry‚ Pack IPA and Hammer Toss German Dunkel;
  • Wooly Pig Farm Brewery — Franconian Method 1879 Historic Kulmbacher-style Export;
  • Working Class Brewery — Clockout Peanut Butter Chocolate Stout and Minuteman NE Style Hazy IPA, and
  • Yellow Springs Brewery — Captain Stardust Saison and Women Did It First Fruited Kettle Sour.

Other breweries participating included BRIM Kitchen + Brewery; Cornerstone Brewing Co., R.Shea Brewing, Sandy Springs Brewing Co., Terrestrial Brewing and Wild Ohio Brewing.