Here are a couple interesting beer-related stories:



-- The Ravenna Record-Courier profiles Crafted Artisan Meadery, a new meadery in Suffield Township in Portage County. “There’s a lot of good craft beers out there, but until recently you couldn’t go out and find a good, crafted mead," owner and mead-maker Kent Waldeck tells the newspaper. To read the full story, click here.



-- The blog Queen City Drinks has a lengthy Q&A with Blank Slate Brewing Co. owner and brewer Scott LaFollette. "Early next year, we’re gonna be bottling," he says. "It’ll be pretty much the traditional 4-packs or 6-packs. Maybe the occasional bomber release of something special."  To read the full Q&A, click here.