Posts Categorized: beer

What’s On Tap – 9-6-16

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

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

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.

Pairing Pizza and Beer

An infographic that details the best pizza and beer pairings. Hello brew crew! Our friends at Home Run Pizza came up with this pretty awesome infographic detailing the best pizza and beer pairings after consulting with cicerones. It will help guide you in your cheese & beer pursuits – although, in our opinion, beer and pizza always go well.

What’s On Tap – 7-19-16

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 – December 8, 2015

Lakeview & Lincoln Park Tour 12-5-15 Hey beer people! We are going to start regularly updating what we think is useful beer information on our blog. Check out this week’s “What’s On Tap”: ILLINOIS CRAFT BREWERIES LISTED ON A GOOGLE MAP The Chicago Tribune compiled a list of more than 110 craft breweries from Chicago to across the state of Illinois. It’s a growing list, but includes only breweries incorporated in Illinois.