Mar 31, 2011
I finally finished writing my review of this beer, just in time to buy some bottles at the Oberon Release Party TONIGHT at Binny's South Loop!
Whatever happened to "Brew Masters?" Did "Big Beer" (aka Anheuser-Busch) kill Discovery & Dogfish Head's craft beer reality show? Click on!
Mar 30, 2011
Craft Beer Alert UPDATE March 31: Finding Founders Kentucky Breakfast Stout - Chicago craft beer | Examiner.com
Hundreds of his on last week's alert, so time for an update! Click on!
Mar 29, 2011
More chances to sample Metropolitan's Iron Works, and a local winner of Sam Adams LongShot. Plus a beer dinner at Limestone with guest beers from Two Brothers. And a Drinking & Writing Christmas! Click on!
Mar 27, 2011
Burgers and Craft Beer in the Northwest Suburbs. Click on…
First brief part of a 3-part interview. Click on!
Mar 22, 2011
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Mar 11, 2011
Craft Beer Alert: Dark Lord Day tickets on sale March 19 (UPDATE!) - Chicago craft beer | Examiner.com
Some updated information. Stay by your internet next Saturday!
Three Floyds Dark Lord Day, your chance to score one of the most popular geek beers in the world, is April 30. Your chance for a ticket to this event comes sometime in the following week.
Mar 9, 2011
Mar 8, 2011
Papa's always ready: TEACH ME SAKE! Just leave the fish out of it, okay?
There's the Easter Sunday tradition of popping a Doppelbock to end the Lenten fast, which is why the first commercial doppelbock was named "Salvator." But craft beer doesn't figure into a full-on Mardi Gras debauch when your aim is to get as much alcohol in you quickly as possible.
Mar 7, 2011
The Chicago Beer Society held its seventh annual Day of the Living Ales tasting on Saturday, March 5. The festival featured 44 beers from 26 brewers from Chicagoland and across the nation, all served from casks in "real ale" style.
Mar 6, 2011
If you're done feeling penitential, here are some more beer tappings, dinners with 2 Brothers, Goose Island and RAM, and Fire Chief goes on at area Rock Bottoms. And stay tuned, I'll have news of something known as "KBS."
Mar 5, 2011
Mar 2, 2011
Obama Foodorama blogger Eddie Gelman Kohan has rounded up more information on the White House homebrew served at the Super Bowl, and has passed it on to the beer community.