Here are some interesting beer stories:
-- Queen City Drinks reports that Richard Dube, the award-winning head brewer at Christian Moerlein Brewing, has left the company. "We do wish Richard the best of luck as he pursues other endeavors and thank our team for their continued creativity and commitment to our beers and our brand," brewery CEO Greg Hardman tells the website. To read the full report, click here.
-- Rockmill Brewery and Seventh Son Brewing will hold a release party for its collaboration brew Urban Cowboy at 7 p.m. March 5 at Seventh Son in Columbus. The beer is a Belgian-style stout. For details, click here.
-- The website Quartz reports that the fastest-growing craft brewery in the U.S., at least according to Moody's, is none other than Shock Top, a division run by Anheuser-Buch InBev. To read the full report, click here.