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Chicago Craft Beer Events, September 3-5

Chicago Craft Beer Events, September 3-5
Calling craft beer bars: Who’s got some beer specials for Bears opening day this Sunday? Will you be pouring great beers for every game this season? If you can do better than a “bucket of Buds,” let me know! It’s a short week since I fit in Monday’s events over the Labor Day weekend. But... Read more »

DryHop Brewers Opens with Growler Saturday, June 8

DryHop Brewers Opens with Growler Saturday, June 8
Chicago's already bustling brewing scene gets a little busier this weekend as DryHop Brewers hold its first "Growler Saturday" on June 8, 1:00 to 3:00 pm at its East Lakeview location, 3155 N. Broadway Ave., Chicago (773-857-3155). The public will be able to see the brewery, and sample DryHop’s first two beers: Shark Meets Hipster, and Batch 001, on tap or to-go in 64-oz. growlers for $10 (includes the glass growler and fill). The official opening for the brewery and kitchen is Thursday, June 13...

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...

Chicago Craft Beer Calendar, December 17 - 20, Non-Apocalyptic Edition

Chicago Craft Beer Calendar, December 17 - 20, Non-Apocalyptic Edition
Personally, I thought I was going to be able to avoid this end of the world bullhockey, but the craft beer community has been turning it into an excuse to drink good beer. No one’s offering specials on buckets of Bud to toast the end of the world. So I’ll have a special article shortly... Read more »
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