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Sierra Nevada and The Biggest Craft Beer Road Trip EVER

The Sierra Nevada Beer Camp Across America Tour arrives at Navy Pier on Sunday July 27th

  These guys do everything big. Their pale ale is a landmark in this industry and the 2nd best selling beer in the segment. Overall they move more craft beer than any crew in the country not named Sam Adams.  Next month the company gets even larger as they are set to launch a new…

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BrewDogs Chicago Episode

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  The Revolution will be televised! Usually we don’t discuss national TV shows on this outlet, but this is too exciting to pass up. James Watt and Martin Dickie are founders of the UK’s fastest growing brewery – BrewDog. The duo travel the globe challenging brewers to help them create outrageous beers. The next episode…

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The Rude Hippo Interview

The Rude Hippo Brewing Company. Chicago, IL

  Over sips of Tito’s Homemade Vodka and lemonade we recently caught up with the crew behind Chicago’s newest brewery – Rude Hippo. I’ve had the pleasure of knowing these cats for a few years now. We met at the city’s premier underground beer showcase – Chef Won Kim’s Brew Haha Series. This is the…

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Follow The Moon

Blue Moon Globe on L2 of Mystic Blue

  Longer nights, warmer weather and boat cruises on Lake Michigan…Welcome to Festival Season in Chicago! Love it or hate it  Miller Coors Blue Moon, from a beer perspective is probably the most popular gateway drug in America. Above all its peers this mass produced 5.4 % abv witbier is the commodity of a multinational…

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UK’s Top Selling Bottled Beer Invades Pizza Rustica

Pizza Rustica

  Located about 1/2 mile from Wrigley Field  is a restaurant unlike anything that surrounds it. A space that specializes in northern Italian cuisine and so much more.  Our friend Kylie casually suggested we explore what they had to offer and were blown away by how fantastic this space is. One of Pizza Rustica’s showcase…

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KBS 2014 Launches at Timothy Otooles Chicago

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  When we think about rock star craft beers this one is near the top of the list. The state of Michigan is responsible for two brews every year that send the region into a frenzy – Bells Hopslam and Founders KBS. Got to spend time with Founders Brewing CEO Mike Stevens during the Chicago…

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