Here are some interesting Ohio-related beer stories (because I can't write them all):
• Drink Up Columbus reports on the new Eldridge & Fiske brewery in Lithopolis. "We cast a wide net with the lineup that we have,” co-founder Dave Eldridge says. “I want to learn what people enjoy and want to drink here and make sure that’s always on tap.” To read the full story, click here.
• CraftBeer.com reports on Mexican-style lagers and offers up 11 that people should try, including two Ohio-made beers: Great Lakes Grandes Lagos and Lucky Star Ojos Locos Mexican Lager. To read the full story, click here.
• Brewer Magazine provides tips for how breweries should handle guest taps and turns to Wild Side Brewing in Grand Rapids for advice. “Having guest taps allows us to present the best of the many other styles of beer that we all love to our guests on a more consistent basis,” owner and brewer Nicholas Scott says. “[It] still allows us the freedom to focus more of our time and energy on our barrels and wild yeast cultures when we need to.” To read the full story, click here.
• Drink Up Columbus provides a preview of the fifth Columbus Ale Trail. The new trail begins Friday (May 17) and features 46 stops. To read the full story, click here.