Posts Categorized: hops

January 2017 CBE Brewsletter

Brewletter Blog Header Hello brew crew! As part of our New Year’s resolutions – other than going to the gym (#alreadyfailed) – we are starting a monthly newsletter. This will be hopped up on beer related info from Chicago, the U.S., and the world. Let’s start with a little 2016 craft beer-in-review. Here are some stats from the U.S.

What’s On Tap – 9-6-16

08-26-16-LS Hello, brew friends! The season of football and craft beer festivals is officially underway, sans white pants. So let us labor on the taps discussing beer delivery services, Jackie Brown, beer bongs, ax throwing, and news from the northern Mitten. BEER ON DEMAND Piece Pizza Brewery in Wicker Park is following in the footsteps of Half Acre Beer Co.

What’s On Tap – 8-16-16

08-07-16-LV Hello, brew friends! Let our taps pour on: suburban vice, new arrivals at O’Hare airport, Illinois hops production and your very own beer Olympics. SUBURBAN VICE Vice District Brewing will open a 15-barrel brewhouse and tap room in south suburban Homewood (22 miles south of downtown Chicago) by early spring 2017. It’s exciting growth for a brewery that opened only two years ago.

What’s On Tap – March 21, 2016

Enjoying beers on our Lakeview & Lincoln Park tour at Atlas Brewing in March 2016   Hey everyone! Happy second day of spring! As we march towards warmer days, here are some of our favorite beer stories from the past couple of weeks: The Big Short Short’s Brewing Co., long opposed to distributing outside of Michigan, will now arrive in Chicago this spring. Click here.