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Letting Go To The Deep End

“Life isn’t about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself.” — George Bernard Shaw First, an apology. You will read a mix of “we” and “I” in this post. It’s because what you are about to read is both “we” … Continue reading

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Long Time, No Post

My apologies. It’s been a year since my last post. We’ve been busy at the Smokehouse, and otherwise. No excuse, though. Consider this a pre-post. I will make my first official post of 2016 on Tuesday, January 19. Stay tuned… … Continue reading

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Please Allow Us to Introduce Himself

Changes are brewing at Smokehouse Brewing Company. The start of 2015 finds us with a new Head Brewer. Sam Hickey is a Columbus native who left ten years ago to pursue culinary training in Cincinnati. He eventually relocated to Boston, … Continue reading

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Anatomy of a New Menu

We went live with a new menu yesterday.  It’s one we’re really proud of, and it was three months in the planning.  We hope you agree that we came up with exciting new items that you end up loving. We … Continue reading

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Ch-ch-ch-Changes

We’ve been working really hard the last three months.  Really hard. Today, we debut a new menu.  That’s the source for most of our planning effort this year, but we also did one more thing.  We changed our name. So … Continue reading

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My Woody Hayes Story

Tomorrow, we serve a firkin of Woody Haze 101 for our weekly Firkin Friday.  I’m sitting here doing computer work, and I got to thinking about Ohio State’s greatest coach (in my mind.) I attended OSU during the Hayes era, … Continue reading

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Shitstorm

Ed note:  Allegedly, Savor Growl, a local carryout, purchased all of the supply of Bell’s Hopslam from competitor Giant Eagle, with the intent of creating a shortage and reselling it.  This post is not to re-hash alleged events that happened … Continue reading

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Rethinking Your Beer

This is perhaps the wrong time of year to write about rethinking your beer, what with all the holiday beers, with their myriad flavors, but I got to thinking about beer yesterday when I read that there’s a proposal before … Continue reading

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Crafty Beers are not Craft Beers

This post is being written over several days.  To read new content, scroll down to where you haven’t read yet.  Cheers! It’s sort of bugged me for years now that a local restaurant has gotten a free ride on the … Continue reading

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THE BIRTH OF AN ANCIENT TRIBUTE BEER: KA AMUNET

(Our First Beer You Won’t Be Able to Experience at our Brewpub) It started with a simple inquiry this past March. Linda Pansing, Curator of Archeology at the Ohio Historical Center, sent me an email in March outlining a project … Continue reading

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