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At Rhetoric Brewing Company in addition to our delightful variety of wine, mead, hard cider and beer we also offer snacks, soda, and coffee. Guests are welcome to bring their own outside food, but no alcoholic beverages are allowed to be carried in. When the weather is right, we’ll have food trucks and live music on the premises so you can eat, drink and be merry.  We also have completed our outdoor patio for the summer nights when you’d rather enjoy outside! You can catch all our food truck, live music plus more on our Facebook and Instagram pages.

SMALL TOWN. BIG TASTE!

We are located on a multi generation family farm in rural Union County.

OUR TAPROOM

Rhetoric Is A Locally Owned And Operated Establishment Specializing In High-Quality Hard Cider, Wine, Mead, And Craft Beer.

Produced from fresh pressed Chilean or California grapes, depending on the season and availability.

OAKED HOTSY TOTSY

12.0% ABV

A Chilean Light Red blend consisting of Merlot, Cabernet and Syrah. French oak on the nose that brings a warm vanilla to the palate and finishes with hints of plum/cherry.

BUTTON SHINER

12.0% ABV

A Chilean Sangiovese, made from fresh pressed grapes, floral aroma, with a subtle hint of cherry, an earthy/ mineral body and a dry finish.

BASHFUL DOLL

11.5% ABV

A Chilean Petite Sirah made from fresh pressed grapes, with an earthy characteristic, a tart cherry body and lightly oaked.

HOOCHIE COOCHIE

10.5% ABV

A semi-sweet Concord made with fresh pressed grapes from Bokes Creek Winery. This local wine has a nice grape flavor and finishes dry.

GRANDIOSE

12.5% ABV

A sweet Red Wine made with grape juice from California, with hints of spices and stone fruit.
Produced from fresh pressed Chilean or California grapes, depending on the season and availability.

GOLD DIGGER

12% ABV

Our unoaked Chilean Chardonnay has subtle hints of apple/pear and finishes crisp.

OAKED GOLD DIGGER

12% ABV

The oaked Chilean Chardonnay (unfiltered) has honey on the nose, lightly oaked with buttery flavors and full-bodied.

LUCIDITY

12.5% ABV

A California Chardonnay (unoaked/filtered) made from fresh pressed grapes, with a fruity nose and subtle honey finish.

SWEET LUCIDITY

12.5% ABV

A semi-sweet California Chardonnay (unoaked/unfiltered) made from fresh pressed grapes, with an aroma of organic honey on the nose and buttery throughout.
Produced with fruit juices and Red or White table wine.

RICHWOOD MULE

6.2% ABV

A Chardonnay based session wine made ginger beer, mint and lime.

BLUERAZZ

6.2% ABV

A Chardonnay based session wine made with blueberry and raspberry juices.

ALOHA SUNSET

6.2% ABV

A Cabernet based session wine made with coconut water, citrus and pineapple juices.
Produced from fresh pressed apples sourced from around Ohio and locally when available. Click here for current products on tap.

APPLEY EVER AFTER

6.5% ABV

Made with fresh-pressed apple cider from Ohio (Bauman Orchards) and infused with concord grape juice.
Craft brewed in small batches and produced with local malts and hops when available. Click the link for current products on tap.

CHESTER WHITE

5.2% ABV 14 IBU

A Belgian Witbier pale straw in color that is malt forward with hints of orange, coriander, chamomile, peppercorns and finishes dry.

CAP

5.5% ABV 30 IBU

A Classic American Pilsner gold in color with subtle sweet malty and grainy flavors, a hint of corn and finishes crisp.

SILVER KING

5.0% ABV 34 IBU

A California Common that is copper in color, with toasty malt character that finishes dry and crisp.

GENTLE GIANT

5.5% ABV 27 IBU

A Scottish Export pale copper in color with hints of malt, toast and caramel.

UNDUNKEL

5.0% ABV 25 IBU

A Munich Dunkel dark copper in color with hints of malt, roast, and chocolate.

HAPLESS MARE

5.5% ABV 21 IBU

A Dampfbier dark amber in color with a sweet malty/caramel character, subtle fruitiness and finishes dry.

FOAL

6.0% ABV 64 IBU

An American IPA that is light gold in color with hints of citrus, grapefruit and finishes dry and dank.

TOAD STRANGLER

6.1% ABV 46 IBU

An American Stout dark brown in color with hints of roasted malt, coffee, chocolate, caramel and finishes with a slight earthy character to balance everything out.

TOAD STRANGLER OAK AGED

6.1% ABV 46 IBU

An American Stout dark brown in color with hints of vanilla, malt, coffee, and chocolate.

BRASH GOAT

6.5% ABV 25 IBU

A Doppelbock that is dark copper color, and malt forward with hints of stone fruit and chocolate.

RAMBLING WILLIE

8.3% ABV 44 IBU

An Old Ale with hints of malt, caramel, and molasses.

BIG HOSS

8.8% ABV 80 IBU

An American Strong Ale copper in color that is slightly malty upfront with some caramel/stone fruit and balanced bitterness.

BIG HOSS OAK AGED

8.8% ABV 80 IBU

An American Strong Ale copper in color with subtle vanilla and malty notes upfront with some caramel/stone fruit and balanced bitterness.

GRASSMAN'S NECTAR OAK AGED

9.3% ABV 54 IBU

A Richwood Imperial Stout, jet black in color with hints of roasted malt, chocolate, caramel, toffee, stone fruit, vanilla and oak.

HOURS

Monday: By Appointment
Tuesday: By Appointment
Wednesday: By Appointment
Thursday: 4:00pm-8:00pm
Friday: 4:00pm-9:00pm
Saturday: 1:00pm-9:00pm

This is where we are!

25420 Claibourne Rd., Suite A
Richwood, OH 43344
614-400-7588

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22 hours ago

Rhetoric Brewing Co.

Saturday is a day for a drive in Union County to enjoy libations on our back patio or view an amazing sunset. The taproom is open 1p to 9p today. No food truck but you are welcome to bring in your own food or enjoy something from our snack rack.

Did you know that Rhetoric is part of the Visit Union County Ohio Naturally Crafted Pass tour? When you check in at our taproom and buy 6 bottles of wine, you’ll receive a souvenir wine glass! Our Hoochie Coochie Concord Grape and Sweet Patootie Chilean Riesling are quite refreshing on a summer afternoon.

On tap now is our Farmhouse Belgian Saison and our Axe Handle Wheat Ale, which is part of the Union County Covered Bridge Tour pass. In addition to about 10 other beers on tap, we have our Virtuous C, Cherry Hard Cider available as well.

#centralohiowinecountry #unioncountyohio #rurallife #wineflights
#naturallycraftedinunioncounty #visitunioncountyoh #ohiocraftwine #ohiocraftbeer
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Saturday is a day for a drive in Union County to enjoy libations on our back patio or view an amazing sunset. The taproom is open 1p to 9p today. No food truck but you are welcome to bring in your own food or enjoy something from our snack rack. 

Did you know that Rhetoric is part of the Visit Union County Ohio Naturally Crafted Pass tour? When you check in at our taproom and buy 6 bottles of wine, you’ll receive a souvenir wine glass! Our Hoochie Coochie Concord Grape and Sweet Patootie Chilean Riesling are quite refreshing on a summer afternoon. 

On tap now is our Farmhouse Belgian Saison and our Axe Handle Wheat Ale, which is part of the Union County Covered Bridge Tour pass. In addition to about 10 other beers on tap, we have our Virtuous C, Cherry Hard Cider available as well.

#centralohiowinecountry #unioncountyohio #rurallife #wineflights 
#naturallycraftedinunioncounty #visitunioncountyoh #ohiocraftwine #ohiocraftbeerImage attachment
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