2023 Brews, Food Trucks and Community Marketplace

2023 Pawpaw Cookoff (Professional Division)

Hawaiian Shave Ice for their Pawpaw Popsicle (Dessert)
Pure Joy Ice Cream for their Pawpaw Caramel Sauce (Sauces/Condiments)
Rock ‘n’ Roll’s for their Southwest Pawpaw Chicken Roll

2023 Best Pawpaw Art

Dapnia Ceramics / Emily Cline


Pawpaw Wheat
Jackie O’s | Fruit Beer | ABV – 9.2%

Wheat ale fermented with pawpaw fruit produces a one of a kind experience with flavors of mango, banana, and a touch of melon.

Pawpaw Spider
Devil’s Kettle | Imperial Blonde Ale | ABV – 7%

Juiced up with paw paw and mango puree and mildly dry-hopped with fruit forward hops.

Pawpaw Weizen
Little Fish Brewing Company | German Style Hefeweizen | ABV – 5.6%

Brewed with 100% Ohio-grown ingredients: barley & wheat malt, hops, and locally foraged pawpaws!

Pawpaw Power
Happy Hollow Brewing Company | Mixed Culture Saison | ABV – 5%

Chardonnay barrel fermented mixed culture saison with pawpaw.

Pawpaw Pale Ale
Weasel Boy Brewing Company | Pale English Ale | ABV – 4%

An English-style pale ale with 25 pounds of Ohio harvested pawpaw fruit per barrel for a soft, fruity aroma and banana/mango-like flavor.

Pawpaw Murkshake
Sixth Sense Brewing Company | Murkshake Juicimus | ABV – 9.6%

The base of this beer is our double NEIPA, Murkimus Juicimus. We added 20lbs of pawpaw pulp in secondary fermentation and lactose for a creamy mouth feel.

Pawpaw Wa Wa
North High Brewing Company | ABV – 4.8%

Pawpaw Wa Wa is a unique infusion of pawpaw and watermelon juice.

Pawpaw Patrol
Columbus Brewing | ABV – 4.9%

Easy drinking pale ale brewed with Ohio Pawpaw. Subtle notes of banana, mango, and citrus.

Pawpaw Porter
Hocking College | ABV – 5.6%

East Kent Goldings and Cascade hops.

Pawpaw Banana Mango
Urban Artifact | Midwest Fruit Tart | ABV – 8.2%

Enjoy a refreshing example of the unique flavor of Pawpaw. Experience Ohio-grown pawpaw blended with tropical banana and mango for a rich, creamy, tropical flavor that is sure to please!

Pawpaw Açai Kombucha
Constellation Kombucha

Brewed locally in small batches with organic ingredients. Delightfully refreshing!


Food Trucks:

Tasty Indonesia (Featuring sate w/pawpaw dipping sauce, vegetable pawpaw noodles, pawpaw curry puff)

Tornado Potato (Featuring pawpaw waffle on a stick, pawpaw whipped cream, pawpaw cotton candy)

Rockin’ Rolls (Featuring egg rolls: pawpaw & pineapple cheesecake, peanut butter & pawpaw cheesecake w/chocolate sauce, pawpaw southwest chicken)

Bubble Buss (Featuring pawpaw bubble tea, pawpaw bubble waffle, pawpaw-blueberry tea)

Jiddu’s Coffee (Featuring pawpaw biscotti, panna cotta w/pawpaw sauce, affogato coffee w/pawpaw ice cream)

Ohio Farm Direct (Featuring pawpaw ice cream topping, pawpaw grilled cheese, pawpaw cheese dog)

Dr. May’s Thai Kitchen (Featuring curry chicken pawBQ, pawpaw curry chicken ramen noodles, pawpawYa salad)

Kiser Barbeque (Featuring pawpaw chow chow, pawpaw Carolina gold BBQ sauce, pawpaw cookie bar)

Chelsea’s Real Food (Featuring pawpaw mousse, pawpaw gingerdoodle cookie, spicy pawpaw sauce)

Athenian Wrapsody (Featuring pawpaw BBQ chicken wrap, pawpaw habanero chicken wrap, pawpaw honey cheesecake)

Hot Diggity Dog Unlimited (Featuring pawpaw smoothie, pawpaw funnel cakes, pawpaw macarons)

Hitchin’ Kitchen (Featuring pawpaw pancakes, pawpaw breakfast muffins, cinna-chips w/pawpaw dipping sauce)

A-Town Pies and Fries (Featuring pawpaw beer mustard, pawpaw icing, pawpaw pretzel bites)

Maple Ice (Featuring pawpaw horchata)

Rhythm and Food (Featuring pawpaw BBQ sauce, pawpaw coleslaw, pawpaw salsa)

Athens Rise & Grind (Featuring pawpaw refresher, pawpaw cookies, pawpaw affogato)

Pure Joy Ice Cream (Featuring pawpaw ice cream, pawpaw sorbet and pawpaw frozen pops)

Hungry Hawk Food Truck (Featuring three styles of pawpaw BBQ sauce)

Burrito Buggy (Featuring pawpaw salsa, black bean veggie rice w/pawpaw salsa, beef cheese explosion w/pawpaw salsa)

Sponsor Booths in Community Marketplace:

Cool Digs

Integration Acres

Kevin Morgan Studio

Point Broadband

Non-Profit, Organization or Informational Booths in Community Marketplace:

Passion Works

Cannabis Museum

Athens Impact Socially Responsible Investments

RWS Architectural Consulting

Ohio Ecological Food and Farming Association

ReThink Plastics

American Forest Foundation

South East Ohio Hope Center

Raccoon Creek Partnership

United Plant Savers Tenderfoot Learning Lab

Athens County Children Services

Baileys Trail System

Ohio Valley Museum of Discovery (OVMoD)

Buckeye Environmental Network

ACLU of Ohio

Stevens Literacy Center

Vendor Booths in Community Marketplace:

Plays With Glass

Saturday Darling Studio

Traveling toad’s workshop

Space Cadet Soaps

Thistle Stitch

Pull Club Studio

Southeast Ohio Fiberworks

Moonville Print Shop

Dragonfly LLC

Steffie’s Sparkles

Cricket Jones Jewelry

Laughing Leaf Studio

Quinn Amorette Ceramics

Companion Plants, Inc

Wild Goods: Foraged Food & Medicinals

Project Pawpaw

Little Muskingum Kettle Farm

Michael West Artistic Woodworking

Combs Art

Fox Designs Jewelry

A’s and O’s Farm

Chromatic Accidents

Sunny Corner studio

Daphnia Ceramics

Five Springs Farm

Kola family beadwork

Green Mantle Studio

Dainty Prairie

678 Media

Petty Crimes of Fashion

The Salty Otter

Mucky Boots LLC

MB Steinberg Art

Strawberry Moon Farm

Sledding Hill Pottery

Quirky Jay Candles and Gifts, LLC

Sarah’s Sweets/Tucker Family Farm

Herbal Sage Tea

A Mother’s Work

Native Roots Inc

Katie’s Premium Jerky and Snacks

Nature & Nurture Seeds


The Henna Faerie

Lone Wolf Lavender LLC

Modern Remedies LLC

No Bull Treats, LLC

Arts of heart

Almost Sisters LLC

Heart Desire

Root 56 Farm

Treehugger tree nursery

The Makers Loft Of Nelsonville

Renaissance Farms

Peepers Pottery