Return of the Meeple!
Dear Malted Meeple Guests, As you may have seen on our Facebook page, we have been busy the last few months working on a way to keep the Malted Meeple alive. We are thrilled to officially announce that, with the help of a new management team, the Malted Meeple will soon return to operations! In fact, we are on track to resume operations Monday, June 14th – less than two weeks from now! W...
Jim Reed | 06/1/2021
Brewery Spotlight – Maize Valley
Our May Brewery Spotlight features Maize Valley, the first craft brewery in Stark County! Since the 1960s, Maize Valley has been family-owned and operated out of Hartville, Ohio. T
Brewery Spotlight – Jackie O’s
The Malted Meeple is proud to be featuring a southern Ohio brewery this month: Jackie O’s! Jackie O's owner acquired their current facility, located in Athens, Ohio, in 2005. It
A History of Beer: How Craft Beer Survived (and Thrived) in America
The process of brewing beer dates back over 5000 years. It started off similar to what we call “microbreweries” today. Traditionally, specialists (a head brewer!) led the opera
Draft Spotlight Resilience IPA – Brewing for a Cause
One of the reasons we love the craft beer community is how a shared love of the art of brewing (and the results of that artistic process!) brings people together towards a common g
January 2019 Brewery Spotlight – Thirsty Dog
One of our perennial favorites is back in the spotlight this month, as we raise our pints to our friends from Thirsty Dog Brewing, a beloved local brewery based right here in Akro
Spotlight on Lindemans Lambics
Lindemans is a Belgium-based brewery that has been making their trademark Lambic with the same recipe and processes for over 200 years. Located in the small town of Vlezenbeek on