The taproom at the Great Central Brewing Company is now open in the West Loop. What can you expect? We went to check it out.
Some breweries may claim to have the hazy IPA on lock, but a brewery in the tiny Michigan town of Williamston is taking haze to the next level.
It took us a few days, but we finally sat down to put e-pen to e-paper on what we found and enjoyed (or didn’t) at Beer Under Glass 2017.
We had boots on the ground at Dark Lord Day 2017. Here’s what it looked like from the brewery, the bottle share and the mosh pit.
We visited the new Pabst Milwaukee Brewery a few weeks ago, and have been rolling the experience around in our brain. Here’s what we think:
We’ve been on TONS of these things so the fact that we’re even telling you about the Dovetail Brewery tour at all should be a good sign.
Another FoBAB has come and gone. Here now are our reflections on a day that offered some great beers, and the craziest Goose Island line I’ve ever seen.
Resist the pull of downtown Grand Rapids and instead make a stop in a tiny residential spot in Comstock Park for beers and sandwiches at Perrin Brewing.
Remind yourself of what “true to style” is. Everything old is new again at Dovetail Brewery — in some cases, quite literally.
We took a risk and didn’t bring a jacket to this year’s Beer Under Glass. It turns out to have been the right decision because it was GORGEOUS out.
FoBAB 2015: The Good, The Great, The Barrel AgedView Post
Come one, come all — SEE an incomparable festival of oddities, which happens to include dozens of taps of outstanding beer.
From a rye ale brewed with bacon to dozens of stout variations and everything in between. if it was funky, Steve sampled it at the 2015 Winterfest.
It’s not often you find a bar cut from a Chicago neighborhood and dropped into a small town. But that’s what happened when we found Clam Lake Beer Company.
As a Wheaton native, I still can’t believe that Dry City Brew Works even exists. But it does. And we visited! And here’s what we found.
Steve road trips north to sample Wisconsin’s wares at the third annual Black Friday Beerfest.
A FoBAB 2014 in bullet points: Our trek to the first Friday night session of the Festival of Wood and Barrel Aged Beers found us plenty to enjoy.
Sure the big craft brewers were there — but it was the locals that stole the show at the 2014 Munster Ale Fest.
Our photos from Beer Under Glass 2014 — beer amongst the mud people.
Karl was invited to participate as judge at the What the Firk real ale festival at Headquarters Chicago. Pinball and cask beer = a great match.
We set aside our fancy words in favor of mediocre pictures, because writing is hard after FOBAB weekend.
We pay the husband and wife duo at 4 Paws a visit — drink some tank beer and talk some shop — like ya do.
Brewery Terra Firma in Traverse City, Michigan, threw open its doors during the 4th of July weekend. It only took us 6 weeks to make it up there.
Without further adieu we bring you our bulleted recap of the awe-inspiring awesomeness that was Beer Under Glass 2013. Hopefully this makes sense.
I recently checked out Howells & Hood, the oft-discussed restaurant and bar with 360 – again, yes, that’s three hundred and sixty – draft lines
Come with us on our first Fountainhead Rooftop visit, now that it’s open. The list of craft cans alone is worth your time.
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