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Flossmoor Station Looking To Expand?

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Tucked into an interesting Times of Northwest Indiana piece on development plans for a former crime-ridden apartment complex in Hammond, Indiana is this nugget. The city received three proposals, including a restaurant and brewery from the owners of the Flossmoor Station Restaurant and Brewery in Flossmoor… According to the article, the brewing operation in Flossmoor is at capacity so they’re …

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A Bounty Of Barrel-Aged Awesomeness On Tap Thursday At Jerry’s In Wicker Park

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PRESS RELEASE Jerry’s in Wicker Park (1938 W Division St, Chicago) is excited to announce the return of their annual Barrel-Aged Beer event.  This year the rare barrels and doom will occur Thursday, February 21. OAK and IRON II: A Bounty of Barrel-Aged Beer Celebrate an eve of magic, myth, and epic heroism.  DJ Grimsbørg spins an array of fantasy-inspired …

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New Double IPA From Great Lakes Brewing Coming To Store Shelves Throughout Much Of Illinois This Week

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PRESS RELEASE CLEVELAND, OHIO — Great Lakes Brewing Company (GLBC) is stoked to announce the release of their new Cleveland surf-inspired beer, Alchemy Hour Double IPA. Name Origin: On the West Coast, surfers have a term for that perfect time of day, when the waves are breaking just right and it feels like you can ride forever. They call it …

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Coming To A Chicago Tap Handle Near You; Furthermore

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One of the most creative and innovative breweries in the Midwest, Furthermore Beer, now has draft offerings sprinkled across Chicago. The beers available include: Knot Stock, a pale ale brewed with black pepper, Fatty Boombalatty, an easy drinking – albeit slightly boozy – Belgian-influenced beer and Makeweight, a mashup of three different styles of IPA’s. The above three beers will …

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Aged Veal & Vintage Goose Island Bourbon County Varieties On The Menu At Harry Caray’s Tavern Navy Pier

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While “aged veal” may not sound like the most appetizing thing in town, the team at Harry Caray’s actually has a pretty well rounded aging system – and it is one of the few places where you can sample both a wet-aged and dry-aged piece of beef. Normally the process is applied to steak, but using the same techniques on …

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Singles And Couples Can Both Drink Double (IPA’s) At Jerry’s In Andersonville And Wicker Park

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PRESS RELEASE Jerry’s announces it’s annual Double IPA night for single and double people.  This year includes a 3-course Prix Fixe dinner offering at Andersonville only (MENU HERE). FEBRUARY 14th, Valentine’s Day, BOTH Jerry’s Locations, 5pm-Close When love’s got you down; your little friend, the hop, will always be right there to help you get back up. **NEED NOT BE …

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Wirtz Beverage Adds To Its Craft Beer Portfolio, Again

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PRESS RELEASE CHICAGO, IL – Renowned specialty beer importer and producer, Vanberg & DeWulf, and the state’s leading wholesale distributor, Wirtz Beverage Illinois, announced today a new partnership to expand the availability of the importer’s portfolio. Under the agreement, Wirtz Beverage Illinois will have the exclusive statewide rights to sell and market Vanberg & DeWulf’s collection of nearly 50 beers …