The largest Bud distributor in IL is getting bigger. Lakeshore Beverage has acquired Central Beverage and a portfolio that includes PBR, Bell’s and Schlafly
Late last year Revolution Brewing began shipping its wares to the craft beer thirsty country of Japan, joining a growing number of American brewers sending their beer to the island.
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Great Lakes Brewing is moving on from Louis Glunz Beer to work with Windy City Distributing, becoming the sixth major brand to leave Glunz since late 2012.
A Michigan brewer wants to set a standard for other craft brewers. Did the Perrin Killing Craft series accomplish the goal?
We’re switching comment systems to Disqus in hopes of fostering a tighter craft beer community on Guys Drinking Beer. It should be pretty painless.
Chicago’s Revolution Brewing is getting bigger. Much, much bigger.
Here’s a preliminary look inside Eris Brewery and Cider House, a proposed restaurant, brewery and cider house in Chicago’s Old Irving Park Neighborhood.
Coronado Brewing is planning a statewide launch in March with Wirtz Beverage to bring its stable of year-round beers and seasonals to Illinois.
Beers from San Francisco’s 21st Amendment will be coming to Chicago in the spring of 2015.
With notes of fresh fruit, molasses and mint a five-year old pour of Dogfish Head Olde School Barleywine is one to be savored.
We chronicle the cellared life of Bell’s Batch 9,000 — the second-to-last in the batch series.
Boulevard The Sixth Glass: it’s really good fresh but it’s even better after a few years in the cellar.
We’ve sampled Brooklyn Black Chocolate Stout across a five year vertical and six years in the cellar. Which will be our favorite?
We take a New Glarus Barleywine for a spin through the cellar.
Find out why we call an aged bottle of Goose Island Night Stalker, “Rich, flavorful and downright awesome.”
Does Russian River’s Pliny The Elder hold up to the hype surrounding this much sought after double IPA?
Cross the Border For Sun King Bourbon Barrel Timmie and go online to support Indiana brewer’s plight to raise their production cap. Feel good.
We acquired limited amounts of Bell’s Eccentric Ale 2008 and are periodically pulling it from the cellar to check in on this unique beer.
We follow the cellared life of Bell’s Batch 10,000.