MEET THE TEAM


Greg
Owner / CHIEF HOP HEAD

What is your favorite beer style and why?

My favorite style is a West Coast IPA. I like it because it has a large IBU count and it is made with a generous amounts of Citra hops. I enjoy the hop forward beginning and bitter finish.

What is your favorite beer of all time?

My favorite beer is Ballast Point Sculpin

Favorite Brewery to visit not in Ohio?

My favorite brewery not in Ohio is Half Acre in Chicago. They have a very cool vibe and the beer is very well crafted. My favorite brewery in Ohio is Wolf’s Ridge.

Interesting fact about you?

I am an inventor of a really cool tailgate for pickup trucks plus I am an Army veteran.

Tammy
Owner / Wanderlush

What is your favorite style of beer and why?

Fruity Beers because they are lower ABV beers and taste delicious.

What is your favorite beer of all time?

Lost Coast Tangerine Wheat was one of the first beers that took me to the fruity side.

Favorite Brewery to visit not in Ohio?

If I had to pick one, it would be Highland Brewing in Asheville, NC. But, I try to visit as many brewery¹s around the U.S as I can. Many of our vacations center around brewery visits, hence the Wanderlush!

Interesting fact about you?

I was on the Marine Corps Rifle and Pistol team during my 7 years in the service

Matt
Beertender / Lumberjack Brewmaster

What is your favorite style of beer and why?

Hefeweizen because it’s traditional and sweet like me, you never get tired of it and can have it all year long.

What is your favorite beer of all time?

Bell’s Hop Slam! It’s why I started home brewing.

Favorite Brewery to visit not in Ohio?

Lockes Brewery in Nova Scotia

Interesting fact about you?

I’m an international Man of Mystery

Wade
Beertender / Director of Hoppiness

What is your favorite style of beer and why?

IPA because there is so much variety. By varying the type and amount of hops used and when you introduce the hops, you can create hundreds of different.

What is your favorite beer of all time?

Any of the Ballast Point Sculpin varieties (except Habanero Sculpin!)

Favorite Brewery to visit not in Ohio?

Lakefront Brewing, Milwaukee

Interesting fact about you?

Two things: I enjoy competing in triathlons and I am addicted to binge watching TV shows on Netflix.

Ben
Beertender / Beer Dissemination Officer

What is your favorite style of beer and why?

IPA’s because I'm a Hop Head, I love the fruitiness and bitterness.

What is your favorite beer of all time?

Galaxy Cutting Tiles by Trillium.

Favorite Brewery to visit not in Ohio?

Tree House Monson, Mass.

Interesting fact about you?

I've tried over 2500 beers in the last 3.5 years!

Kim
Biertender / Queen of Stouts

What is your favorite style of beer and why?

Stouts. The thicker, the richer, the better.

What is your favorite beer of all time?

T.O.R.I.S. the Tyrant by Hoppin' Frog

Favorite Brewery to visit not in Ohio?

The Augustiner Keller in Munich, Germany.

Interesting fact about you?

(She's thinking...)

Drew
Beertender / Potion Proprietor

What is your favorite style of beer and why?

Doppleboch, because it's a pretty easy drinking German style that'll still rock your socks off.

What is your favorite beer of all time?

Oro Negro by Jackie O's

Favorite Brewery to visit not in Ohio?

Ballast Point

Interesting fact about you?

I'm fluent in German and I only wear Birkenstocks.

Nicole
Beertender / Short and Sweet Barkeep

What is your favorite style of beer and why?

Amber, because it's delightful year round.

What is your favorite beer of all time?

Alaskan Amber

Favorite Brewery to visit not in Ohio?

I don't have a favorite brewery outside of Ohio but I'm currently taking applications for brewery road trip companions.

Interesting fact about you?

I've been to over 100 concerts and I can moonwalk.