Posts tagged "Mardi Gras"

Chicago Craft Beer Events, March 3–6, and Mardi Gras

Chicago Craft Beer Events, March 3–6, and Mardi Gras
Of course there were a lot of Fat Tuesday events at some of my regular beer joints. I tried to focus on the ones involving a beer special. Which usually means Abita. At least no one puts food coloring in it. Monday, March 3 Hofbräuhaus Seasonal Debut Hofbräuhaus Chicago, 5500 Park Place, Rosemont, IL (847)... Read more »

Chicago Craft Beer Events, February 4 - 7

Chicago Craft Beer Events, February 4 - 7
Busy trying to get this out while the Super Bowl is still on. Lucky for me the blackout happened while I had to put the kids to bed!
Flash! Beerpulse has just checked into Three Floyds' website (how's that for attribution) and found that the date for Dark Lord Day is Saturday, April 27. They also have a post of the new label for this year's massive Russian Imperial Stout. No ticket sales have been announced, and once again, rumors are that the venue for the event may be moved. Time to start watching the Dark Lord Day website for breaking news.

Monday, February 4

Um, nothing on the sked. Super Bowl hangover, anyone? Of Mardi Gras plans for the next day...

A Mardi Gras craft beer review: Lakefront Big Easy

A Mardi Gras craft beer review: Lakefront Big Easy
After getting out to my local bakery at 6:00 a.m. to get my reserved allotment of Paczki, I couldn’t help but consider that there seem to be few beers intended for enjoyment during Mardi Gras, Carnivale, Shrove Tuesday, auditioning for “Girls Gone Stupid,” whatever you call the last big party before 40 days of penitence.... Read more »
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Beeronaut's Mardi Gras Beer Events

Beeronaut's Mardi Gras Beer Events
Let’s get out the calendar to cover events for Mardi Gras now so I can go to bed early, okay? Monday, March 7 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. • Rock Bottom Orland Park Taps Crystal IPARock Bottom Orland Park, 16156 S. La Grange Rd., Orland Park, IL (708) 226-0021With over 17 lbs of Crystal hops in... Read more »
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