The 2014 Barrel Aged Abe’s Ale from Rolling Meadows Brewery tastes like things you’d pick up during a 3am run to the grocery store, in the best way possible.
IL July 2015 Beer Labels (44)View Post
Behold, our South of 80 2015 Recap. We came, we saw, we drank great beers. (And a shot of Malort, naturally.)
Eight breweries, 24-beers, 21-different styles, no tickets — all under one roof.
South of 80: A Celebration of Downstate Brewers returns for a fourth year during Chicago Craft Beer Week and will include eight breweries and 24 beers.
IL January 2015 Beer Labels (31)View Post
Illinois wine is making Illinois craft beer more accessible at this year’s State Fair. Wait, what?
Allow us to introduce you, or in some cases reacquaint you, with the brewers taking part in the third annual South of 80: A Celebration of Downstate Brewers.
The South of 80 taplist: 6 breweries, 15 styles, nearly 2 dozen different beers from Southern Illinois and STL.