Sara Levin and Gus Stathes, owners of The Barrel House in downtown Dayton. SUBMITTED
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Barrel House’s Sara and Gus Stathes’ beer-tastic adventure with kids, ferrets and Wu-Tang

Wu-Tang is definitely for the children when your folks own the bar. 

What Had Happened Was podcast host Amelia Robinson spoke with Barrel House owners Sara and Gus Stathes about ferrets, Tinder, Dayton, beer, jerks and Wu-Tang Wednesday. 

Ellie, Sara’s 9-year-old daughter and the Barrel House’s unofficial mascot, was there to represent all things Taylor Swift and to keep things moving.

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Sara dishes about what it is like to be a boss lady in the male-dominated beer world. She and Gus, her new husband, shared the trials and triumphs they have faced their first year owning one of downtown Dayton’s liveliest hangouts.

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“What Had Happened Was” is a podcast for Dayton, powered by Dayton.com. You won't believe the stories that come from right here. Host Amelia Robinson shares the best tales from the Gem City, Land of Funk and Birthplace of Aviation: Dayton, Ohio. 

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