Sunday, March 31, 2013

April Craft Beer Events

Ommegang Game of Thrones Release Party - The Beer Bistro 1061 W. Madison, Chicago, Illinois
Join Ommegang to celebrate the release of Iron Throne Blonde Ale. They're also tapping Gnomegang (collaboration with Brewery A Chouffe) and Duvel Rustica (collaboration with Duvel).
Tuesday, April 2nd 5:00pm

Ommegang Game of Thrones Tapping - Fountainhead Chicago 1970 W Montrose Ave, Chicago, IL
Tapping limited released Ommegang Iron Throne, Art of Darkness and Gnomegang
Tuesday, April 2nd 6:00pm

Local Beer Showcase - Atlas Brewing Company 2747 N Lincoln Ave, Chicago, IL
Featuring the beers of Lake Effect, 18th Street, Spiteful, DryHop, Begyle, and Flesk Brewing. Sample fresh local beers and talk to the people who made them! Tickets
Thursday, April 4th 7:00pm

"Visit Us at the Rabbit Hutch!" - 5 Rabbit Cerveca 6398 W 74th Street Bedford Park, IL
Join 5 Rabbit Brewery for a tour of their brand new brewery for tasting, snacking, music and mingling. They want your help to find the perfect cheese pairing for HUITZI, their Midwinter Ale, and have a go at some hands-on experiments to find the perfect combination of fruits and spices for the new summer series, PALETAS. They're also giving a sneak preview of their spring seasonal MISSIONARIO, a strong wheat beer brewed with Muscat grape juice and a hint of almonds.
Saturday, April 6th 2:00pm - 6:00pm

Beer Academy - Experimental Styles Goose Island Clybourn 1800 N Clybourn Chicago, IL
On the last Wednesday of each month Goose Island  offers a Beer Academy class to learn about a different beer theme. Enjoy a sample of different beers from various craft breweries. Tickets $20. To RSVP call (312) 915-0071
Wednesday, April 24th 6:30pm

Dark Lord Day - Three Floyds Brewpub 9750 Indiana Pkwy, Munster, IN
FFF infamous festival celebrating the one day release of Dark Lord Day Russian Imperial Stout is set for it's 9th year. This ticketed event is SOLD OUT - all of the "day of" details can be found at
Saturday, April 27th 10am

Friday, March 22, 2013

Join Whisky Sister + Barley's Angels for Local Beer + Spirits

Join Whiskey Sister and Barley's Angels Chicago at Jerry's Sandwiches in Wicker Park this Sunday, March 24th from 4-6pm, to enjoy some local beers and whiskeys. They're presenting drinks from one of Chicago's newest beermakers, Spiteful Brewery, and spirits guru Meg Bell (Death's Door) will teach you all about the current whiskey offerings from local distilleries Koval and Few Spirits, along with Waco, Texas's own Balcones Texas #1 Single Malt.
Jerry's will provide plenty of food to accompany these distilled and brewed treats, and you'll have our own room to enjoy libations and one another's company. Stay after the event for live music, if you wish.
Tickets ($30) are available only online, and we will not be taking walk-ins at the door, so please plan ahead.  This is a women-preferred event, so fellas, please refrain from this one.