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Behind the Curtains of the Mini Real Ale Fest

Update April 26, 2013 All our firkins have been identified and we are set to go!  The last three to unveil themselves are pretty exciting.  First, Four Strings Brewing Company here in town let us know that they are bringing … Continue reading

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Ingredients Matter

This weekend, I learned again that ingredients matter.  Yesterday, I decided I wanted to make some gravlax.  For those of you who don’t know what gravlax is, it is salmon cured at a minimum, with salt and sugar.  I decided … Continue reading

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Prequel to Oysters & Stout

We’re hosting another Oysters & Stout this Thursday, February 28, and we’ll have a raft of porters and stouts along with fresh oysters on the half shell; smoked with garlic butter; and crisp fried.  We look forward to it twice … Continue reading

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Advice If You’re in a Beer Rut

My mother always told me not to give advice when it’s not asked for.  But she died before I had a blog, so I’d like to share some advice with you. When you’ve been drinking craft beer as long as … Continue reading

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Mini Real Ale Fest is May 4!

Our tenth annual Mini Real Ale Fest is on the calendar for May 4.  We will be filling in details as we go, but we can tell you that we already have commitments. Four beers are already for-sure: –Bell’s Two … Continue reading

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Hello world!

Welcome to Brewdood’s Blog!  Please allow me to introduce myself.  I’m Brewdood, also known as Lenny Kolada, the founder of Barley’s Brewing Company and Barley’s Smokehouse & Brewpub in Columbus, Ohio. We’re currently redesigning our website to be cleaner, faster … Continue reading

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