Posts tagged "Solemn Oath"

Chicago Craft Beer Events, May 2-5

Chicago Craft Beer Events, May 2-5
If I look a little thin on Cinco de Mayo events, it’s because I tried to filter in the ones that would include good beer. There will be 5 spots on every block offering buckets of Corona and margaritas. Monday, May 2 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm ♦ Atlas Irish Wake Atlas Brewing Company‘s Seven... Read more »

Chicago Craft Beer Events, December 14-17

Chicago Craft Beer Events, December 14-17
I have left out the ongoing “12 Beers of Christmas” promotions, but they can be found in the latest few articles just over to your right (or way down below, if you’re reading me on your phone). Monday, December 14 5:00 – 8:00 pm ♦ Morton Arboretum Beer Release Morton Arboretum, 4100 Illinois Rte. 53,... Read more »

Craft Beer Events, May 30-June 1, with Free Tickets!

Updated: Congratulations to Judy Milroy, winner of one pair of tickets to LagerJam IV at Mahoney’s this sunday. Thanks to all who entered, and you can still get a discount on advance tickets. Sunday, June 1 12:00 – 3:00 pm ♦ Lager Jam IV (with free and discount tickets)! Mahoney’s Pub & Grille, 551 N.... Read more »

Chicago Craft Beer Events, November 4-7

Looks like the main theme of this week is a new round of Bell’s sampling, including Wheat Love, a Barley Wine with eight different kinds of wheat making up 55% of its malt bill; in its first appearance since 2005. You have my recommendation to check it out. And tickets are still available for the... Read more »

Chicago Craft Beer Events, July 26 - August 1

Brewpub Openings: I can’t kid myself I’ll be able to squeeze these out as separate articles, so let me let you know: Chain O’Lakes Brewing Company, which first announced plans to open in 2010, has held a soft opening last weekend, offering tours of their new facility, and beers from other nearby brewers. Their own... Read more »

Chicago Craft Beer Events, June 14-16

Chicago Craft Beer Events, June 14-16
Brixie’s is on it’s second 2 a.m. tapping this weekend. Technically, it’s on Sunday morning, but I’m listing it as Saturday night. Father’s Day? We’ve got it covered. Friday, June 14 Crown Brewing’s Birthday Party Crown Brewing, 211 S. East St., Crown Point, IN (219) 663-4545 Join us on June 14th to celebrate 5 years... Read more »

Chicago Craft Beer Week Highlights, Thursday, May 23

Yes, I am saving my energy for the mad sprint through the closing weekend events. But there’s still oh, so much to enjoy this Thursday! Thursday, May. 23 New Belgium Sour Tap Takeover Sheffield’s Beer and Wine Garden, 3258 N Sheffield Ave., Chicago New Belgium is taking over our tap line-up with their famous sours.... Read more »

Chicago Craft Beer Week Highlights for Wed., May 22

Yep, running late here. Let’s just paste in and go! And you go catch some local beers and hard to find tappings. Wednesday, May. 22 Collaborative Beer Dinner with Solemn Oath and Vanberg & DeWulf The Publican, 837 W Fulton, Chicago (312) 733-9555 Old world meets new guard as Vanberg & DeWulf and Solemn Oath... Read more »

Chicago Craft Beer Week: May 17 Highlights & Extras

Are we ready for a little beer-filled Friday? Okay. Again, these are selected highlights and any extra events I might have on my calendars. For a full sensory overload of CCBW events, click the button above...

Beeronaut's Chicago Weekend, April 12-14

Beeronaut's Chicago Weekend, April 12-14
My Facebook fan page helps me update you on stuff happening right away. And in honor of its 200th "Like," I posted a special video feature. It's also on my One-Take Beer Review Videos.
AAAGH! Here's the problem with events announced way, way in advance. Sometime I forget to put them in my calendar! See the revision adding Blue Chip Brewfest below!

Friday, Apr. 12

5:30 pm ♦ Firkin Friday Cask Tapping: Solemn Oath Ticklefight The Bavarian Lodge, 1800 Ogden Ave, Lisle, IL (630) 241-4701 Join us for another Firkin Friday! A cask-conditioned ale dispensed by gravity directly from the firkin, tapped right on the bar. This week's featured ale: Solemn Oath "Ticklefight," Barley Wine Ale Cask-Hopped with Cascade Hops - 11% ABV. "Ticklefight" will be presented in true in cask-conditioned format, with the added twist of being dry-hopped in the cask with Cascade hops. Cask Will Be Tapped at around 5:30PM on the Bar...
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