This holiday, share some festive ale with those you care for.
Feature image kellbailey This month I had the pleasure of trying something new. Actually, I had the pleasure of trying a bunch of beers I had never had before! The Illinois Craft Brewers Guild presented the 9th annual Festival of Wood and Barrel Aged Beer, and it was like no beer fest I had ever been […]
By Jay Barzyk on October 21, 2011
One of the newest breweries to hit the scene in Chicago and the first Latino microbrewery in the US is 5 Rabbit. This month I review their dark ale that’s brewed with pioncillo sugar and ancho chiles.
Breweries working together are a beautiful thing.
Try a new spin on an old favorite.
By Jay Barzyk on July 1, 2011
Celebrate America’s independence with American Beer.
Things in June are heating up! Try cooling down with a weiss beer.
A suprisingly good saison from one of the big guys
Nothing says springtime like fruit beer!
By Jay Barzyk on March 4, 2011
This month, enjoy an experimental beer.
This Valentine’s day, split a sour beer with a loved one.
Begin the year with a rich, malty American mild ale.