Archive for February 2013
Friday, Feb. 155:30 pm ♦ Firkin Friday Cask Tapping: Arcadia Imperial Stout The Bavarian Lodge, 1800 Ogden Ave, Lisle, IL (630) 241-4701 For this week's Firkin Friday feature, we're happy to present Arcadia Imperial Stout (8.4% abv). Black as coal in color, this cask conditioned Stout has a velvety rich and sweet malt aroma. A dense brown head gives way to a big, full-bodied and creamy texture that has flavors of roasted coffee and black currants, blending perfectly with the malt. A generous amount of hops add balance and complexity to this extraordinary stout (80 IBU). This stout is absolutely gorgeous in this special cask-conditioned format. The cask will be tapped at approximately 5:30 pm at the bar. Its delicious contents will be available to everyone in both the restaurant and pub until the firkin runs dry. First come, first served...
Monday, Feb. 11Horse Thief Hollow Grand Opening Horse Thief Hollow Brewpub, 10426 S. Western Ave., Chicago 773-779-BREW This new South Side brewpub has its official grand opening! 5:30 pm ♦ Meet the French Brewers I The Publican, 837 W Fulton, Chicago (312) 733-9555...
Thursday, Feb. 14V-Day Duvel Glass Promo Cigars & Stripes, 6715 W. Ogden Ave., Berwyn, IL (708) 484-1043 Its Valentines Day! Bring your sweetie, buy 2 Duvels on tap & get a free art glass. These are great, limited glasses. After a couple drinks you can tolerate each other...
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