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Chicago Craft Beer Festival 2013 – June 21, 22 & 23

The Chicago Craft Beer Festival returns for a second year June 21-23 at St. Michael in Old Town parish at 1633 North Cleveland Avenue. Chicago loves its craft beers and there were over 75 different beers to taste at last year’s inaugural event. CHICAGO CRAFT BEER FESTIVAL 2013 Date: June 21-23, 2013 Hours: Friday 5 p.m.-10...

Half Acre Brewery Tours

Brewery tours of Half Acre Beer Company are held every Saturday (except holidays) at 4257 North Lincoln Avenue in North Center, Chicago. Admission is $10 (cash only) and includes a Half Acre pint glass and samplings during the tour. The once-a-week tour starts at 11:00 a.m. and get there early to secure a spot. Expect...

Brewmaster Jared Rouben Latest to Leave Goose Island

Jared Rouben, the pub brewmaster of Goose Island Clybourn, will be leaving this month to launch his own food-focused brewery. Speaking with the Chicago Tribune, Rouben said he hopes to start producing his own beers by the end of 2013. His yet-to-be-named brewery will feature a taproom to showcase his food-focused brews. “The goal is to find...

Beer Hoptacular 2012: Video Tour of a Tasting Session

What’s the atmosphere like at one of the Chicago Beer Hoptacular tastings? Here’s a video tour of Friday’s session at the Riverfront Theater. Now in its third year, the Chicago Beer Hoptacular offers craft beer enthusiasts their choice of over one hundred craft beers as they hang out, listen to music and compare beer notes.

Half Acre Beer Company to Debut ‘Taco Day’ Pale Ale

Chicago’s Half Acre Beer Company will release a new pale ale called “Taco Day” on Friday, Nov. 9.  The price is $14 for a half gallon and $8 for 32 ounces. Team member Eric made the announcement Monday: Taco Day is a 6.7% strong pale ale of the single hop varietal. We used an experimental hop from the...

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