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Fountainhead, a well-known craft beer and whiskey bar in Chicago's Ravenswood neighborhood, is excited to announce the addition of Chef Cleetus Friedman as its new executive chef. In keeping with Chef Friedman's focus on seasonality, he will revamp the current menu to place more emphasis on local, sustainable food. Each menu item will be designed to complement the stellar craft beer, wine, whiskey and spirits selection at Fountainhead. Chef Friedman will revamp Fountainhead's various menus including: main floor, roof deck garden, brunch, and will aim to begin slowly rolling out these changes later this Spring. Chef Friedman will also focus on implementing other menu changes at a later date...
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Monday, November 7Win tickets to Three Floyds Anniversary Party Hopleaf, 5148 N. Clark St. Chicago (773) 334-9851 3 Floyds is celebrating their 15th Anniversary with a huge party Saturday, November 12. There will be live music, food from renowned chefs, the excellent beers and of course the special XV anniversary beer available for purchase! The 2500 tickets they released sold out within minutes. But we at Hopleaf have an extra pair, which we are offering in a raffle to be drawn this Monday. Tickets are only $10 a piece! One ticket wins the pair! As always, all proceeds of our raffle will go to our neighborhood CPS elementary school, Helen C Peirce on W Bryn Mawr in Edgewater! Tickets must be purchased in person at Hopleaf, which opens at 3 every day. 6:00 - 8:00 p.m. Drink Me Belgian IPA Tapping Rock Bottom Orland Park, 16156 S. La Grange Rd., Orland Park, IL (708) 226-0021 Our November IPA of the month features our first Belgian Ale of the year. There will be a dry hopped cask in the Brew House for everyone to try. 6:30 - 9:30 p.m. Firestone Walker "Meet the Brewer" at Maria's Maria's Packaged Goods & Community Bar, 960 W. 31st St., Chicago (773) 890-0588 Meet Matt Brynildson, Firestone Walker Brewmaster, and sample some rare and out-of-market beers. Offerings will include Black Xantus, Pale 31, Union Jack, Double Jack, more. Call Maria's for more details. 7:00 p.m. Monday Night FootDahl Haymarket Pub & Brewery, 737 W. Randolph St, Chicago (312) 638-0700 The next Monday Night FootDahl Party with Steve Dahl is the Bears vs. Eagles game. "This matchup will be a tough one for the Bears, but if you ask me a team full of Bears should have no problem taking on a bunch of birds, right? Especially a team led by a jailbird. The party is once again at Haymarket Pub & Brewery. The staff and I will all be there with great giveaways and at least one or two dog jokes...guaranteed." Party Starts at 7:00 (Kickoff at 7:30) For more info and the full list of dates visit dahl.com/mnf/ 7:00 - 11:30 p.m. Northwind Release Party Murphy’s Bleachers, 3655 N Sheffield Ave., Chicago (773) 281-5356 It is that time of year again. Join us as we celebrate the release of Two Brothers Northwind Imperial Stout. Facebook...
Friday, October 28, 201111:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m. Nightmare on Wells Street Cactus Bar & Grill, 404 S. Wells, Chicago (312) 922-8025 A Halloween Party to kick off our food drive benefiting the Greater Chicago Food Depository! Bring in a canned good or "buy a can" and receive a free appetizer all day long! 5:00 - 7:00 p.m. Hall-O-Beer Whole Foods Market, 3640 N. Halsted St., Chicago (773) 472-0400 It's a Halloween party… Halsted style! We'll have plenty of seasonal beer samples, super scary samples and a DJ!!! Wear your costumes and take home a custome pumpkin cupcake! Win our "guess-the-weight-of-the-giant-pumpkin" and win a $100 gift card! Halloween food. Halloween drink. Halloween fun. 7:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m. Black Friday Halloween Party! Rock Bottom, 94 Yorktown Ctr., Lombard, IL (630) 424-1550 Come out and celebrate with us at our Black Friday Halloween Bash! Black Friday is an awesome cover band and they will be rocking the Rock from 9:00 p.m. until they get tired. There will be costumes, food, fun, and of course, beer. Anyone dressed in costume (and that doesn't include businessman costume or any sort of I just got off work and am still wearing my uniform costume) will receive a free appetizer or dessert (no combo platters please)...
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