SweetWater Brewing is expanding to Chicago via Lakeshore Beverage. The Atlanta, GA brewer’s beers will be arriving in the spring of 2015.
A planned brewpub and cider house called Eris Brewery and Cider House in Chicago could face some licensing issues.
Steve road trips north to sample Wisconsin’s wares at the third annual Black Friday Beerfest.
IL November 2014 Beer Labels (35)View Post
Pairings with turkey, stuffing and cranberry? Easy. Thanksgiving craft beer recommendations to pair with your relatives? Not so simple.
A Guide to the Goose Island Black Friday Bourbon County Stout 2014 Official ReleaseView Post
The Illinois Homebrew Alliance and How They Changed Illinois’ Homebrew LawView Post
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.
IL October 2014 Beer Labels (18)View Post
Drinking Well, Drinking Local at the First Annual Munster Ale FestView Post
Our Beers of Summer 2014, or What we drank on our Summer Vacation.
Does a bottle of Dogfish Head 120 Minute IPA — the “holy grail of IPA’s” — hold up to five years in the cellar?
Craft Beer to Cross the Border For: Bloomington Brewing 10-Speed Hoppy WheatView Post
Conjuring the sense of crunching your way through leaf covered sidewalks, wearing a fleece, Short’s Autumn Ale is certainly a craft beer worth crossing the border for.
With days remaining til Fall Beer Freedom Day, we suggest hopping across the border into Michigan for Blackrocks Grand Rabbits — a dry hopped cream ale.
Craft Beer to Cross the Border For: Fountain Square Hop For TeacherView Post
Throw out any preconceived notions of New Glarus or double IPA’s because New Glarus Scream shatters them all.
Triton Brewing Railsplitter IPA is the latest to be highlighted in our weekly feature Craft Beer to Cross the Border For.
Craft Beer to Cross the Border For: Lucette Brewing Ride AgainView Post
The first installment of our new, weekly feature “Craft Beer to Cross the Border for” highlights Hunter from 18th Street Brewery in Gary, Indiana.