My Top Picks For St. Patrick's Day


City Winery Chicago Riverwalk

Their season kicks off for St. Patrick’s Day weekend. Join them on Saturday, March 16th and Sunday, March 17th from 11 AM – 5 PM for green river views, craft beer, wine, food, and music.

Monk’s Pub

Monk’s will be opening at 9am, so get the party started early. Here’s a sampling of their impressive tap list:

  • Bourbon Barrel Aged Quad (Belgian Quad) by Boulevard Brewing
  • Dark Realm with Bananas (Russian imperial stout) by Short Fuse
  • Roll Out the Barrel – Chardonnay Barrel Aged (Belgian strong golden ale) by 3 Sheeps
  • Kindred Spirits (Scottish stout) by Innis & Gunn

Twisted Hippo

A special St. Paddy’s Day flight:

  • Pinky Toe Table Stout
  • Chubby Monk Belgian Stout
  • Black Umbrella Oatmeal Rye Stout
  • Evil M Kitchen Sink Porter

Tiny Tapp Riverwalk

Tiny Tapp is opening just for St. Patrick’s Day from 11am-4pm, so check out one of my favorite downtown venues along the Riverwalk

On Tap:
Miller Lite (Green)
Revolution Anti-Hero

Moscow Mule

Ironside Bar & Galley

Ironside is the perfect location if you are attending the parade (or not). A few choice taps include:

  • La Petite Deth Cognac Barrel Aged Imperial Oatmeal Stout by Revolution
  • Madagascar (imperial milk stout) by 4 Hands
  • Easy Street Wheat (wheat ale) by Odell
  • Conway’s Irish Ale (red ale) by Great Lakes
  • Infinite Galaxy (a special release Galaxy hopped IPA) by Pipeworks

Be sure to check with the venue in advance if you are visiting for a specific beer. Cheers!

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