Posts Categorized: beer tours

Best Beer Gifts – 2017 Holiday Beer Gift Guide

Beer Stuffed Stocking For the 2017 Holiday Season, here are 49 creative beer gift ideas for the beer lover in your life! Hello brew crew! The holidays – and gift-giving season – are rapidly approaching. To assist, we updated our annual beer gift list that will make beer lovers blush when they tear open the wrapping paper.

Best Tours in Chicago

Walking Through Federal Plaza in the Loop Best Tours in Chicago: 9 Awesome Ways to See the Windy City in 2017 Hello brew crew! The Windy City. The City of Big Shoulders. The City in a Garden. With world renown culture, architecture, parks, lakefront, food and drink, Chicago, the Second City, is second to none. The city is a blast to explore.

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 – 8-2-16

07-30-16-BT Hail Caesar, brew crew! The calendar turns to August, named many moons ago in honor of Augustus Caesar, and we pour the taps on guzzling beer in route to the Olympics, beer shaming, a classic Oktoberfest beer, views from Lollapalooza and applying for the dream job of all dream jobs.

What’s On Tap – 7-19-16

7-15-16-BT Hello Brew Crew, In this edition we drink stories from Chicago’s 12 oldest bars, discover the globe’s cheapest beer prices and learn why pilsners developed a love-hate relationship with craft beer drinkers. Cheapcago Chicago is one of only four U.S. cities to make GoEuro’s top 50 list of cheapest beer prices globally. The Windy City prices out at $4.

What’s on Tap – 7-5-16

06-30-16-LV Hello America, We hope you enjoyed a happy Fourth of July celebration! In this edition our story taps pour over the country’s best outdoor beer gardens, new additions at Lagunitas and the beer shortage that panicked the Pilgrims into settling a new country.   Kaiser Tiger Chicago can thank its many beer gardens for its appeal as the best summertime city in the country.