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April 2017 CBE Brewsletter

Brewletter Blog Header Hello brew crew! Happy spring! We’ve had a bit of a rainy start, but sunshine and warm weather are on its way. To start this month’s Brewsletter, I wanted to touch base on some recent developments in the craft beer scene. The U.S. Brewers Association released their annual beer numbers. Craft beer growth has slowed to 6%, causing some concern.

Best Beer Bars in Chicago

Tap Handles at Old Town Pour House Hello brew crew! We stop at several great beer bars on our beer tours, but that just scratches the surface in this wonderful, huge city of ours. We wanted to create a resource for you to explore even more of all of the fermented goodness that Chicago has to offer. And, for the first time ever, we are awarding “Golden Goblet” and “Silver Pint” awards to our favorite sud slingers here in the Windy City.