Posts tagged "Bell's Hopslam"

Chicago Craft Beer Events, January 16-19

Chicago Craft Beer Events, January 16-19
More of the Chicago craft brewing merry-go-round. Like Minds Brewing, which is moving its brewpub to Milwaukee, has sold the lease on its brewery to Finch Beer, which had earlier announced it was looking for a new brewing space. Like Minds will make its barrel-aged and wild beers in Milwaukee, and has contracted its regular... Read more »

Chicago Craft Beer Events, February 8-11

Chicago Craft Beer Events, February 8-11
Let’s get this one on the boards so I can get my Valentine’s weekend list together! Yes, there are many more Mardi Gras events going on, but I’m sticking to the ones that, somewhere, mention good beer. Monday, February 8 4:00 – 10:00 pm ♦ 5 Rabbit Chocofruit and Dessert Pairings Pazzo’s Bar & Grill... Read more »

Chicago Craft Beer Events, February 1-4

Chicago Craft Beer Events, February 1-4
Through February February Daily Beer Releases at FatPour Fatpour Tap Works, 2005 W. Division St., Chicago (773) 698-8940 We’re going to spend February releasing a different beer every day with a handful of events to go along with them. 2/1 – AleSmith Speedway Stout 2/2 – AleSmith Hawaiian Speedway Stout 2/3 – Brasserie de Silly... Read more »
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Chicago Craft Beer Events, February 16–19

Chicago Craft Beer Events, February 16–19
Then there was Valentine’s Day, and now there’s Mardi Gras, and more weekend stuff coming after that. And no one is giving up staging beer events for Lent, as far as I know. But does no one have beer & Pączki pairings? Through Tuesday: 7:00 pm – 1:00 am ♦ Mardi Gras Chicago at Moxee... Read more »

Chicago Craft Beer Events, March 10–13

Chicago Craft Beer Events, March 10–13
Monday, March 10 6:00 – 8:00 pm ♦ Sauce & Bread Kitchen Dinner Half Acre Beer Company Tap Room, 4257 N Lincoln Ave., Chicago (773) 248-4038 The Half Acre folk say: “If you’ve been to our store, you’ve probably seen that we are very fond of the sauces coming out the space that the CO-OP... Read more »

Chicago Craft Beer Events, February 21-23

So much to fit, so little time. We also note the opening this weekend of Compass Bar, 433 W. Diversey, Chicago. This proposes itself as a “beer-centric” restaurant and bar concept specializes in craft beer and wood-fired pizzas.  The bar features 180 bottled beers and 20 rotating tap handles. Friday, February 21 3 Floyds &... Read more »
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Chicago Craft Beer Events, February 17-20

Chicago Craft Beer Events, February 17-20
Monday, February 17 Troquet Hosts Finch’s Beer Troquet, 1834 W. Montrose Ave., Chicago (773) 334-5664 Troquet Ravenswood will offer diners the choice of four burgers that perfectly pair with a flight of four Finch’s Beer Company beers. The burger and beer flight special will be available all day for $20, not inclusive of tax or... Read more »

Chicago Craft Beer Events, February 10-13

Chicago Craft Beer Events, February 10-13
There are a lot of events, romantic or otherwise, in the run-up to Valentine’s Day. Monday, February 10 4:00 pm ♦ Hopslam at Tribes Alehouse, Mokena The Tribes Alehouse, 11220 W. Lincoln Hwy, Mokena, IL (815) 464-0248 Bell’s Hopslam! Hurry…Get it before it’s gone! 6:30 – 9:00 pm ♦ Wildfire beer dinner with Bell’s Beer... Read more »

Chicago Craft Beer Events, January 27-30

Chicago Craft Beer Events, January 27-30
Finally, back to a full schedule of Chicago craft beer goodness. Monday, January 27 6:00 pm ♦ “Beer Hunter” Screening at The Gage The Gage, 24 S. Michigan Ave., Chicago 312-372-4243 The Gage is honored to host the Chicago premiere of “The Beer Hunter”, a documentary about the beloved and influential beer and whiskey journalist... Read more »
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Chicago Craft Beer Week Highlights, Sunday May 19

It's kind of a marathon for me, keeping up with at least a few selected CCBW events, preferring local brews and hard-to-find tappings. Maybe I'll even get to one of these. I suppose we'll put these highlights first: a chance to party at a Cubs game with no Bud Light in sight...
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