As Oskar Blues starts distributing in Ohio, brewmaster Dave Chichura will make several appearances in the Cleveland area to chat with beer drinkers.
His first stop will be the Willoughby Brewing Co. in Willoughby at 6 p.m. Monday. Chichura also will stop at 8 p.m. Monday at nearby 1899 in Willoughby and at 9:30 p.m. Monday at Wild Goose in Willoughby.
On Wednesday, he will be in Kent at 101 Bottles of Beer on the Wall at 5 p.m. and at Riverside Wine at 7 p.m.
Oskar Blues is an award-winning Colorado brewery that spawned the craft beer in a can trend 10 years ago with the release of Dale's Pale Ale. The brewery recently signed a deal with Stagnaro Distributing and Superior Beverage Group to expand into the Ohio and Northern Kentucky markets.