Brewers John Laffler, Dave Bleitner to start Off Color Brewery

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Here’s one brewery to keep your eye on. Brewer John Laffler has left Goose Island to start Off Color Brewing with former Two Brothers brewer Dave Bleitner in a warehouse by Armitage Avenue and Pulaski Road. As for what to expect, Laffler tells the Chicago Tribune that the goal is to do “things people aren’t doing in an actual competent manner.” Laffler is aiming to start releasing beer in March.


  1. […] Goose Island Clybourn pub brewmaster since January 2010. His exit comes on the heels of brewer John Laffler leaving Goose Island to start Off Color […]

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