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Chicago Craft Beer Weekend, October 20-22

Chicago Craft Beer Weekend, October 20-22
As of this writing, Thursday morning, we are only guaranteed a Game 5 tonight. If we get to see Games 6 & 7, necessary if the Cubs want to win the pennant, I hope to add more viewing at good beer places here...

Chicago Craft Beer Weekend, Feb. 15 - 17

Chicago Craft Beer Weekend, Feb. 15 - 17

Friday, Feb. 15

5:30 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...

Beeronaut weekend highlights, April 13 to 15

After a big news week, it’s time to get back to the simple pleasures of finding a good beer in this town. Friday, April 13 Sox Opening Day at Haymarket Haymarket Pub & Brewery, 737 W. Randolph St, Chicago (312) 638-0700 Bring your opening day ticket stub for a $9 burger & pint. 6:00 p.m.... Read more »

Beeronaut's Chicago Weekend, January 27 to 29

Beeronaut's Chicago Weekend, January 27 to 29
Through January Stout Fest 2012 Quenchers Saloon, 2401 N. Western Ave., Chicago (773) 276-9730 Our favorite beer event of the season is here: Stout Fest 2012. We tapped our latest batch of 12 beers on Sunday, January 15th. Check our website for a current list! Friday, January 27 3:00 p.m. – 2:00 a.m. • Occupy... Read more »

Beeronaut's weekend events, November 18 to 20

Beeronaut's weekend events, November 18 to 20
Definitely a week off over Thanksgiving week, so here’s what’s going on this weekend, which seems to be a good weekend for chili and BBQ: Fridays, 5:00 – 7:00 p.m., Saturdays, 2:00 – 6:00 p.m. Open House Beer tastings The House of Glunz, 1206 N. Wells St., Chicago (312) 642-3000 Every Friday and Saturday, (unless... Read more »
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