The eighth annual Winter Warmer Fest in Cleveland will feature 30 Ohio breweries, including some rarely, if ever seen in Northeast Ohio. The event, a fundraiser and showcase for the Ohio Craft Brewers Association, is 2 to 6 p.m. March 1 at Windows on the River.
The brewery lineup and beers announced so far are:
Actual: Fat Julian American Imperial Stout, Orthodox Winter IPA and Elektron Amber Rye Ale.
The Brew Kettle: Jackhammer, Old 21, White Rajah and others.
Buckeye: Debacle Barleywine, and Turbo Ninja Cow Milk Stout and Whatever IPA.
Catawba Island: Seiche Scottish Ale (aged in Buffalo Trace bourbon barrels), Double Couple Three Hops Imperial IPA, Pebble Beach Porter, Insularium Black IPA and that-which-cannot-yet-be-named.
Cellar Rats: The Pipers IPA, Rampage Double IPA and Re-Gifted After Christmas Ale.
Chardon BrewWorks: Pride of Geauga Maple Porter, Chocolate Pomegranate Milk Stout and Animal Barleywine.
Christian Moerlein: Emancipator Doppelbock (2013 Great American Beer Festival silver medal winner), 10+161 Bourbon Barrel Aged Old Ale, Imperial Stout (name to be determined) and Sand Reckoner Belgian Dark Ale.
Columbus: Bodhi, Creeper, Uncle Rusty, Cask of Sohio Stout with Madagascar Vanilla Beans and an additional beers.
Cornerstone: To be determined.
Elevator: Winter Warmer Spiced Ale, Horny Goat Barrel-Aged Porter, Big Vic Imperial Wheat IPA, and a limited release beer to be determined.
Fat Head's: To be determined.
Gordon Biersch: Brewer’s Select Stout, Czech Pilsner, and some others.
Great Black Swamp: Equinox Imperial Red, Humulust Imperial IPA and DarkanDirty Coffee Stout.
Great Lakes: To be determined.
Homestead: Over The Ale IPA and Tenpenny Amber Ale.
Hoppin' Frog: Goose Juice Rye IPA, Karminator Dopplebock, Café B.O.R.I.S. Imperial Coffee Stout and Hop Heathen Imperial Black IPA.
Lager Heads: Kilt em All Scottish Ale, Savage Stout, Bourbon Barrel Aged Triple and Winter Mischief.
Little Mountain: Eddy and Iggy’s White Storm, Nine Tails IPA and Rampant Lion Scottish Ale.
Main Street: Jack Frosty, Ma Barker's Birch Beer and one to be determined.
Market Garden: To be determined.
Millersburg: Doc’s Scotch Ale and Smoked Maibock.
Nano: To be determined.
North High: To be determined.
Portside: 216 Dry Hopped Pale Ale, Breakwall Brown, Rusalka Vanilla Stout, Evil Monk Black Belgian Triple Aged in bourbon barrels and a firkin of barrel aged doppelbock.
Rocky River: River Barleywine and Sant'a Lil Helper Christmas Ale.
Seventh Son:: American Strong Ale, Humulus Nimbus and others.
Thirsty Dog: Bourbon Barrel Belgian Imperial Stout, Coconut Rum Porter, Rise of Mayan Dog Chocolate Honey Stout, Wulver and a firkin of Belgian trippel with raspberries.
Willoughby: Peanut Butter Cup Coffee Porter, Supernova DIPA and others.
Weasel Boy: Barrel Aged Brown Stoat Stout, Bourbon Barrel Aged Anastasia Russian Imperial Stout and others.
Wolf's Ridge: Duke's Holiday Spiced Brown, Howling Moon Imperial IPA and Zane's Trace Roggenbier.
The event also features live entertainment by blues artist Austin Walkin' Cane and food trucks including Fired Up Taco Truck, Sweet! Mobile Cupcakery and Zydeco Bistro.
Tickets are $45 and include a souvenir glass and 20 tasting tickets for four-ounce samples. Designated driver tickets are $12 each and include a non-alcoholic beverage.