We’ve sampled Stone Imperial Russian Stout after 1 year in the cellar, over a 5 year vertical and after 6 years in the cellar. Which will be our favorite?
Follow your nose into Indiana or Michigan for Hippy Smell, a collaborative beer from Figure Eight Brewing in Valparaiso and Tapistry Brewing in Bridgman.
IL October 2014 Beer Labels (18)View Post
Sure the big craft brewers were there — but it was the locals that stole the show at the 2014 Munster Ale Fest.
Think all Oktobefests are created equal? Then you haven’t tried Karben4 Oaktober Ale.
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Shelton Brothers has a new Chicago distributor and retailers have begun receiving shipments from the importer via MSV Distribution.
We’ve distilled the GABF 2014 Awards down to Midwestern breweries for you. All hail the Great Lakes area.
After a lackluster 2013, Illinois breweries rebounded with a strong showing at the 2014 GABF.
We’ve made the trek to the Mile High city and survived the 1st night of GABF 2014. Here’s our first take as event rookies.