After hosting its inaugural year in Columbus in 2021, the Ohio Craft Whiskey Festival is being held in Cincinnati this weekend.
The festival, which according to organizers brings together Ohio-based craft whiskey distilleries “in a celebration of whiskey and whiskey culture,” will be held at Cincinnati distiller Karrikin Spirits Company on June 25.
Ohio-made whiskey from nearly 20 distillers will be available to sample and purchase. For those who need a bite to eat, there will be food made in Karrikin’s kitchen as well as samplings from other Cincinnati vendors.
There will also be a limited release of a special bottle of barrel-proof blended bourbon created by four Cincinnati distilleries: Woodstone Creek, Brain Brew Custom Whiskey, Five Stories and Karrikin.
Participating distilleries include:
- Brain Brew Custom Whiskey
- Buckeye Vodka
- Cleveland Whiskey
- Dayton Barrel Works Artisan Distillery
- Echo Spirits Distilling Co.
- Hayner Distilling
- High Bank Distillery
- Indian Creek Distillery
- Iron Vault Distillery
- Karrikin Spirits Company
- Lake Erie Distillery
- M&O Spirits
- Middle West Spirits
- Noble Cut Distillery
- Northern Row Brewery & Distillery
- Watershed Distillery
- Western Reserve Distillers
- Woodstone Creek
Tickets are $40 and get you into one of two three-hour sessions. Session one lasts from noon-3 p.m. June 25 and session two last from 4-7 p.m. June 25.
Karrikin Spirits Company is located at 3717 Jonlen Drive, Fairfax. Find more information and tickets at cincyticket.com.