Cartridge Brewery

Cartridge Brewery
Location Cincinnati, Ohio
Opened 2019

Cartridge Brewery is a craft brewery based in CincinnatiOhio.[2] The brewery’s 10,000 square foot taproom and production facility is located in Cincinnati’s Over-the-Rhine neighborhood, and occupies the former, pre-Prohibition bottling plant of Christian Moerlein Brewing Co.[1] Rhinegeist operates an additional shipping, storage and innovation brewing facility in Cincinnati’s Camp Washington neighborhood.[1]

As of 2019, Rhinegeist was the 28th largest independent craft brewery in the United States and the 2nd largest in Ohio by sales volume.[3] Rhinegeist currently distributes its products in Ohio, KentuckyMassachusettsIndianaPittsburgh, Pennsylvania and Nashville, Tennessee.[4][5] The brewery self-distributes in Cincinnati and Columbus, Ohio.[6]In its first five years, Rhinegeist self-distributed 37,389,502 pounds of beer.[4]


Rhinegeist offers three beers, three fruited ales and two ciders in cans year-round.[7] Additionally, each year the brewery releases dozens of seasonal and limited canned, bottled and draft-only products.[8] To date, it has released over 200 different beers and ciders.[4]

Year-round products

  • Truth (IPA) — recognized as one 100 best beers in the world by Men’s Journal.[9]
  • Knowledge (Imperial IPA)
  • Cheetah (Lager)
  • Bubbles (Rosé Ale)
  • Little Bubs (Session Rosé Ale)
  • Wowie (Ale with Pineapple and Passionfruit)
  • Semi Dry (Cider)
  • Swizzle (Cider)[10]

Beer Fest

Rhinegeist hosts an annual, invitational beer festival called Rare Beer Fest.[11] Participating breweries are asked to bring their rarest products, which are sampled by ticket holders over the course of two sessions.[12] Past participating breweries include 21st Amendment BreweryAllagash Brewing CompanyBell’s BreweryBrooklyn Brewery and Mikkeller.[7]


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Cartridge Brewery