Posts tagged "ipa"

Dogfish Head & Sierra Nevada Create IPA Glass

Dogfish Head & Sierra Nevada Create IPA Glass
Dogfish Head Craft Brewery and Sierra Nevada Brewing Co. have tag teamed the creation of a piece of glassware designed specifically for hop-forward beers. Ken Grossman, founder of Sierra Nevada, and Sam Calagione, founder of Dogfish Head, met with Spiegelau USA to create the “IPA Glass” pictured above. Unique ridges help aerate the beer as... Read more »

Haymarket Pub & Brewery's Second "Beerthday" Bash

Haymarket Pub & Brewery's Second "Beerthday" Bash
This Saturday, January 12th, marks the two year anniversary of tapping the very first Haymarket brewed beer at the pub. In celebration, Haymarket will be tapping a special brew every 30 minutes from 12pm – 6pm. This means you’ve got 12 unique brews to line up for! It looks like they’ve got everything lined up... Read more »

Wednesday “Pint Nights” at McGee’s

Wednesday “Pint Nights” at McGee’s
Starting this month, McGee’s Tavern & Grille, located in Lincoln Park, will be doing “Pint Nights” every Wednesday from 6-9pm. In addition to $1 burgers and $2 Budweiser drafts, McGee’s will have a $3 premium draft that comes along with a souvenir glass. You can see what they’ve chosen for the next three Wednesdays below.... Read more »
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The “Farmer’s Market” Brew Master: Jared Rouben

The “Farmer’s Market” Brew Master: Jared Rouben
You may have already heard that Goose Island Brew Pub brew master Jared Rouben has put in his two weeks. And, while this is tremendous news for Jared, and the Chicago beer scene, this isn’t unheard of. Brew masters come and go, changing the course of a brewery or brew pub, before leaving to start... Read more »

The Craft Beer NYE Party You Shouldn’t Have Missed

The Craft Beer NYE Party You Shouldn’t Have Missed
If you weren’t at Sheffield’s on December 31st, you missed out on one of Chicago’s best “Craft Beer New Year’s!” One look at the tap lists and you can see that any craft beer lover would’ve had a hard time indulging responsibly. With three bars, and 36 tap handles, party-goers had a plethora of brews... Read more »

Deschutes Debut at Timothy O'Tooles

Deschutes Debut at Timothy O'Tooles
Well folks, it’s finally here! One of the most well regarded breweries to come out of Bend, Oregon has finally made its debut in the Windy City. Deschutes staff will be on site at Timothy O’Tooles for a kickoff event from 5-8pm on Monday, January 7th. They’re busting out the Black Butte Porter, Mirror Pond... Read more »
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A Craft Beer New Year’s Eve

A Craft Beer New Year’s Eve
If you’re a craft beer lover, chances are you’re just as disappointed with the typical $100 open bar NYE events out there as I am. While I love a good party, I would love a good party with great beer a hell of a lot more than one filled with under-poured cocktails. Luckily, the folks... Read more »

Headquarters Beercade - Green Flash Dinner

Headquarters Beercade - Green Flash Dinner
If you’re a beer lover, and I’m assuming you are since you’re here, you NEED to make your way over to Headquarters Beercade! It is one of those rare places where people with nothing in common manage to mingle. Designed around old school arcade games and great beer, this place was destined to be a... Read more »

Green Flash Tap Takeover at Headquarters Beercade

Green Flash Tap Takeover at Headquarters Beercade
What has 16 craft taps, 37 arcade games and stays open 365 days a year? You got it! Headquarters Beercade in Lakeview! They’ve gone West Coast and paired up with the folks at Green Flash Brewing Co. for a tap-takeover and beer dinner tomorrow from 7-9pm. Hailing from the great state of California, Green Flash... Read more »
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