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Chicago Craft Beer Week Highlights, Wednesday, May 20

Chicago Craft Beer Week Highlights, Wednesday, May 20
Oh, what have I gotten into? I’ve got sensory overload just trying to keep up with local or rare beers. There’s even more at the Chicago Craft Beer Week web site, too! Wednesday, May 20 Revolution Brewing Release Wednesday Revolution Brewing Brewpub, 2323 N. Milwaukee Ave., Chicago 773-227-BREW Be on the look out this week... Read more »

Chicago Craft Beer Events, April 13–16

Chicago Craft Beer Events, April 13–16
Tax time again. Another reminder that I’ve yet to achieve my dream of being paid enough for writing about craft beer in Chicago that I can declare my beer as a business expense. But meantime, here is some tax relief, and a few ways to prepare for more Playoff action with Chicago teams! But, again,... Read more »

Chicago Craft Beer Events, July 14–17

Chicago Craft Beer Events, July 14–17
Monday, July 14 Two Brothers’ First Roundhouse Beer Tapping Two Brothers Roundhouse, 205 N. Broadway, Aurora, IL 630-393-2337 Imperial Cane and Ebel will be available for a limited time, only at the Two Brothers Roundhouse! Our first ever beer brewed right here in Aurora! 5:30 – 9:00 pm ♦ Temperance Brewing Tapping Standard Market, 1508... Read more »
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Chicago Craft Beer Events, June 13-15

Chicago Craft Beer Events, June 13-15
I had thought the scene would be a bit less crowded what with most of this town’s beer cognoscenti in Grand Rapids this weekend for the National Homebrewers Conference. I am told that every bottle of Three Floyds between Rockford and Toledo has been snatched by conferencegoers on their way there. But the world of... Read more »

Chicago Memorial Day and Weekday Craft Beer Events – May 25-29

Chicago Memorial Day and Weekday Craft Beer Events – May 25-29
There are still a few remnants of Chicago Craft Beer Week events, and a few Memorial Day pourings leading a slow week of recovery from all the foo-fa-ra. So I’m putting them all together here while waiting for those frickin’ meteors to show up. Sunday, May 25 10:00 am – 3:00 pm ♦ Half Acre... Read more »

Chicago & CCBW Craft Beer Events, May 19-22

Chicago & CCBW Craft Beer Events, May 19-22
I thought I was going to keep updating the local brewer events for Chicago Craft Beer Week, but Friday night I was plumb exhausted and slept for ten hours. Saturday I was digging through old DVD backups to find the original files my old homebrew labels as requested by an author. So let’s start over... Read more »
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Chicago Craft Beer Events, March 31-April 3

Chicago Craft Beer Events, March 31-April 3
Monday, March 31 8:00 pm ♦ Hopped Up Broads: Ales vs. Lagers Sheffield’s, 3258 N Sheffield Ave, Chicago (773) 281-1350 Sign up for the 2nd of our “Hopped Up Broads” classes in our Beer School Bar. This months class focuses on Ales V’s Lagers. 1 hour class includes Beer Education, Beer Tasting, 2 Draft Beers... Read more »

Chicago Craft Beer Events, March 28-30

Chicago Craft Beer Events, March 28-30
My Google calendar (link above) seems to be working on some servers. You may want to check in to see if I have more info on the debut of Kentucky Breakfast Stout on April 1!. Friday, March 28 4:00 pm ♦ Lake Bluff Brewing Co’s 3rd Birthday Party! Lake Bluff Brewing Co., 16 E. Scranton... Read more »

Chicago Craft Beer Events, March 18 - 20

Chicago Craft Beer Events, March 18 - 20
You’d think that after the “Chi-Rish” around Wrigleyville and elsewhere got themselves humiliatingly drunk, there might be a respite this week. Nope. Now there’s March Madness to contend with, and more. Tuesday, March 18 Ticket Sales open for Durty Nellie’s 20th Anniversary Beer Fest Durty Nellie’s, 180 N. Smith St., Palatine, IL (847) 358-9150 Ticket... Read more »
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Chicago Craft Beer Events, February 28–March 2

Chicago Craft Beer Events, February 28–March 2
Act Now: As of this posting, there is a Groupon discount of $32 for the Windy City BrewHaHa on Saturday. See below for information, and click here to see if the deal’s still offered. Friday, February 28 4:00 – 7:00 pm ♦ Beer Sampling at Kenwood Liquors Kenwood Liquors, 12037 W. 159th St., Homer Glen,... Read more »
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