“420 HopFest” at Buckeye Beer Engine this Weekend (4/15) … We’ll Be There!

My weekend just went from possibly painting the dining room … to stumbling home from the Buckeye Beer Engine.   Within 44! Kegs of IPA’s on draft … our journalistic integrity would be in question if we did not attend the “420 HopFest” at Buckeye Beer Engine.    Since CORKandKEGS headquarters is within walking distance … I think we will find our way over there.

This is the 5th year for the 420 HopFest event.  Not only will you be crushing some of your favorite Hop centered beers, but the events also include food pairing and breakfast with beers.   Come on people Breakfast + Beer ………………………. its college all over again but without drinking The Beast.

If you have never been to the Buckeye Beer Engine you are missing out.  The outside might look like an old fast food joint … but on the inside you get treated to a serious beer environment.   The food is outstanding, I have never had a bad burger in the place.  The have 20+ [Menu] burgers and probably 3X that number on their beer menu.   It seems like at any given time there are 15+ beers on tap w/ all the popular microbrews.   The walls are covered with old tap handles.  Those tap handles are a grave yard of past beers that flowed through the place, and everyone once in a while they get brought back to life and put on the board.

So, get you ass out of the house this weekend and come on down to Lakewood OH for the Buckeye Beer Engine “420 HopFest”. 

Here is the Schedule of Events .  It runs from 4/15-4/20:

The list of kegs are impressive to say the least.  Most I have enjoyed … it is quite rare to see most of these on draft:

21st Amendment Back in Black
Bear republic Ryevalry
Bells Hopslam
Bells Two Hearted
Brew Kettle White Rajah
Brewdog Hardcore IPA
Dark Horse Double Crooked Tree
Dogfish Head Aprihop
Founders Double Trouble
Gordon Biersch Double Hop Pils
Heavy Seas Black Cannon
Ithaca Flower Power
Lagunitas IPA
Boulder Looking Glass Mojo Risin (nitro)
New Holland Imperial Mad Hatter
North Peak Diabolical
North Peak Siren
North Peak Vicious
Rogue OREgasmic APA
Smuttynose Big A Double IPA
Southern tier 2XIPA
Stone Sublimely Self Righteous
Stoudts Double IPA
Troegs Nugget Nectar
Victory Headwaters
Weyerbacher Double Simcoe
Thristy Dog Hoppus Maximus
21st Amendment Brew Free Or Die
Sierra Nevada 30th Anniversary Jack and Ken’s Black Barleywine
Harpoon IPA
Piraat IPA
Green Flash Hop Head Red
Dark Horse Crooked Tree
Founders Red Rye
Southern Tier Unearthly
Lagunitas Dogtown
Avery IPA
Founders Centennial
Great Divide 17th Anniversary Oak Aged Double IPA
Stone Ruination
Breckenridge 471
Left Hand 400lb Monkey
Breckenridge Lucky U
Jolly Pumpkin ES BAM

Hopefully well see you guys out there … Leave us a Comment below or Hit Us Up on Twitter so we can meet up with you at the Engine.

- Craig

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