Goose Island Black Friday 2021

Most of us over here became bourbon drinkers because of Goose Island. Their focused relationship with distilleries not only keeps things exciting around the brewhouse, but they feel like collaborations that always have an alluring story to tell. The difference between individual casks can be an informative experience when discussing …

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Goose Island Bourbon County Stout 2020

Black Friday Preview Night __________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ Hosted By: Keith Gabbett, Brewmaster Michael Smith, Sr. Brand Manager Mike Siegel, R&D Manager Todd Ashmann, President __________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ Every January brewers and lab technicians begin a three round trial process to determine the next release of Bourbon County Stout variants. What worked for a number …

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Goose Island Bourbon County Stout 2019

Say what you must about the Goose Island crew, but it’s undeniable that their ability to command your attention during stout season is top tier.  BCS 2019 sees Chicago’s oldest brewery focus on single origin bourbon more than years past.  Heaven Hill Distilleries is home to more bourbon barrels than …

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