In Memory of Chris Dinos
May 28, 1961 - February 20, 2014
Chris Dinos, who served as the fest's beer garden coordinator for several years, passed away unexpectedly this winter. To honor his memory, his family has graciously encouraged contributions to a Pawpaw Festival fund in Chris' name.
Chris, we miss you!
For more information on the fund, please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org
These Ohio craft breweries will be providing unique and refreshing beers.
Black Box Brewing Company
- Cookie Duster
A Belgian style oatmeal rye
brewed with pawpaw pulp and
Buckeye Brewing Company
from Cleveland, Ohio
- Pawpaw Wheat
Wheat-based ale with a fresh, delicate pawpaw aroma. Finishes fairly dry, very easy to drink.
Jackie O's Pub & Brewery
from Athens, Ohio
- Pawpaw Wheat
Our newest batch of Pawpaw Wheat has 560 pounds of pawpaw puree added during fermentation!
Marietta Brewing Company
- Putnam's Pawpaw Ale
Pale malt and red wheat lay the foundation for this complex and refreshing ale brewed with local pawpaws and sweet oranges.
6.0 % abv
- Pawpaw Saison
A Belgian-style Saison with the fruit characters of pawpaw, aprictor and pear. Spicy with lots of hop and pepper notes.
Weasel Boy Brewing Company
from Zanesville, Ohio
- Weasel Paw Pawpaw Pale Ale
English-style pale ale as a base with a generous amount of Ohio-harvested pawpaw added for a great fruity aroma and a banana/mango-like flavor.
Athens Do It Yourself Shop
from Athens, Ohio
- Kegs of non-alcoholic pawpaw soda
The following food vendors are also scheduled to attend. Be sure to ask what pawpaw specialty they're offering!
- Mauvette's -- Caribbean food and as per usual a non alcoholic Pawpaw drink of sort.
- Fulton concession -- Hot dogs, nachos, big t, chicken sand & wraps, taco in bag & salad, deep ride snickers & Oreos, extreme tots, pawpaw salsa, pawpaw dessert, pawpaw sauces, elephant ear, hamburger, drinks, ham & cheese, foot longs.
- Hot Diggity Dog Unlimited -- Hot Dogs, Brats, Corn Dogs, Smoked Sausage, Kosher Dogs, Paw Paw Funnel Cakes, French Fries, Cheese Fries, Nachos & cheese, Chips, Mozz. cheese sticks, Fried Mushrooms, Water, Gatorade, Red Bull, Monster, Soda.
- Hawaiian Shave Ice -- 33 flavors of Hawaiian shave ice ( all concentrates are made in OHIO with 100% corn sugar), Paw Paw Pleasure (pawpaw smoothie), fruit smoothies, fruit popsicles, frozen candy bars, water, gatorade, red bull, monster
- Unnamed Kitchen -- Philly cheese steaks, Gourmet Burgers, Gourmet cheeseburgers, Chicken burgers, Italian sausage with peppers and onions, Smoked Sausage, Popeye (vegetarian), Hummus & pita, Nachos & Cheese, Pawpaw quesadilla , Boca Burgers, Black Bean Burgers, water, gatorade, red bull, monster.
- Mardiana's Cuisine
-- Sate (chicken kebab) with pawpaw peanut sauce,
savory rice, vegetable fried noodles, spring rolls, potato rolls, vegetable fritter all with pawpaw dipping sauce, pawpaw curry puff, drinks
- Becky Jean's Kettle Corn
-- Various flavors of Kettle Corn.
Pawpaw Item: Paw Nut Cookies.
- Not Guilty Food Cart -- grilled sandwiches, smoothies and soup, pawpaw chutney
- Filipino American Group Athens, Ohio
-- BBQ Chicken, Pansit (noodles), Eggroll (vegetarian),cassava cake with pawpaw fruit , Garlic rice, Pork adobo, and juice
- Holy Guacamole! -- Mexican/Central American Cuisine, including tamales, aguas frescas, tacos, fajitas, burritos, tostadas, black beans, fresh pawpaw pico de gallo, and of course guacamole...and more. We also use fresh produce from the Chesterhill market.
- Stick It Concessions (Tornado Potato) -- 100% Grass-Fed Organic
1/2 lb bricks of cheese
Organic and Locally-Grown and Made Snacks (honey puffed corn/spelt , granola, corn chips, spelt crackers)
Paw Paw BBQ
Paw Paw Mustard
Honey Spiced Paw Paw Ice Cream Topping
- Ohio Farm Direct
- Shade Tree Smoothies--
Ice Cream Bars
- Chelsea's Real Food -- Locally sourced, made from scratch, gluten free prepared foods, including salads, sandwiches, soups, handmade popsicles, pawpaw and chocolate mousse, smoothies( if you already have too many smoothie options, I can omit these, if needed) Breakfast will be served in the morning- local eggs, sausage, muffins, granola, coffee/tea.
- Sticky Petes Maple Syrup
-- Maple syrup, mape sugar, maple pawpaw scones, maple pawpaw banana bread,
chocolate chip cookies, and another baked sweet item.
- A Town Pies and Fries-- Hand tossed ny style jumbo slices of pizza
-spicy pawpaw jalapeño
Hand cut French fries (sliced in buggy)
- Sweet "G's Wood Fired Pizza
-- We will be making "wood fired pizza" with one pizza made with a pawpaw sauce. We are also interested in selling corn on the cob with various butter dishes.
- The Grateful Ched -- Cheeseburgers. Grilled cheese. Poutine. French fries. Lemonade
Ali Baba's Kitchen LLC -- -lamb/beef and chicken gyro pita sandwiches and other gyro pita sandwiches, falavel/ hummus/baba ghanu pita sandwiches,egg rolls, spanakopita, beef/veggie puffs,tabouli and gluten free tabouli salads, couscous grebetchi and gluten free couscous grebethchi salads, egyptian rice, pad thai with chicken and the other with tofu and veggies, bengan bharta and aloo ghobi vegetarian dishes, baklava, fudgy no-bakes, peanut butter no-bakes, oreo bar, magic carpets, regular potato candy, raspbery flat tracks, haribi honey rose cake, shake-ups, vimto drink, energy and monster drinks, water, pop & daiquiris. Over 24 food and drink items containing pawpaw, including Egyptian Goat Pawpaw Curry with Basmati Rice
- Burrito Buggy -- Burritos, Tacos, and Nachos - making a pawpaw Guacamole, and a pawpaw sour cream sauce
- Herbal Sage Tea Company -- Organic Teas both Hot and Iced, Hot Drip Coffee, Ice Coffee, Espresso and espresso drinks, Paw Paw Biscotti, Village bakery treats, cookies, brownies, etc
potentially paw paw smoothies,
potentially breakfast food for morning, such as egg and cheesie and beans.
coffee will be locally brewed Ridge Runner Coffee"
- Biff's BBQ & Concessions -- paw paw pulled pork, big texas tenderloins ,fish