Construction is set to begin in March on Moerlein Lager House
Shannon Kettler, Shannon.Kettler@wcpo.com
8:59 AM, Feb 12, 2011
10:28 AM, Feb 12, 2011
CINCINNATI - Construction will soon begin on a Downtown site that's expectedto draw beer lovers from around the world.
In March, crews will begin putting in steel beams for the newMoerlein Lager House.
Christian Moerlein President and CEO Greg Hardman revealeddesign boards of the project.
The lager house will be located along off Joe Nuxhall Way andwill feature a restaurant reminiscent of Cincinnati's 19th centurybeer gardens.
It will also offer guests a working microbrewery producing afull line of Moerlein craft brews.
Visitors can then enjoy a cold one inside or outside with anoption of two different beer gardens.
"We want to have a world class brew pub, restaurant matchingfood with beer and to also have great call out elements ofCincinnati's great brewing heritage particularly of the ChristianMoerlein brands and all of the great Cincinnati beer brands," saidHardman, of Moerlein Brewing Company.
Construction is expected to be completed by late October orearly November.