December 16, 2014

On Wednesday, December 17 at 6pm, we’re releasing Heat Miser Meets Yuppie, our 7.2% Christmas IPA. Loaded with plenty of Centennial, Chinook, and Cascade goodness, this IPA finishes with strong pine and citrus notes. Enjoy this one with family and friends this holiday season. Cheers, DHB

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December 2, 2014

Guys – it’s that time of year for gifts. We have your back. This year, you can pre-order a 6-pack of 32oz cans by Monday, 12/15, for $40. That’s basically 1 can on us. You can choose your pick-up day & time (last day is 12/23), & receive your 6-pack pre-packaged with one can of […]

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November 10, 2014

We’re very excited to let you guys know that we’re working on opening a new brewpub – Corridor Brewery & Provisions. Coming Summer 2015 to 3446 N. Southport. We decided West Lakeview needed a brewery too. Many, many thanks to Josh Noel of the Chicago Tribune for writing about our new project. It’s much appreciated. Check […]

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November 6, 2014

In anticipation of next week’s FoBAB (Festival of Barrel Aged Beer), we’re releasing our first barrel aged offering on Tuesday, November 11 at 6pm – Screaming for Vengeance, a 7.0% Barrel Aged Oatmeal Stout. We aged our Screaming Life Oatmeal Stout in a Tailwinds Distilling Company rum barrel for three months. Notes of vanilla, coffee, toffee, and […]

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October 30, 2014

On Tuesday, November 4 at 6pm, we’re having our sixth Whiskey and Art event. This time around we’re featuring classic whiskey cocktails, in addition to our collaboration with Jen Serafini, a graphic designer and art director living in the Windy City. We will have the following classic whiskey cocktails available:The Old Fashioned – Never Out of StyleWhiskey […]

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October 27, 2014

An Evening of Pumpkin Beers is back and so is Starry Night in Sleepy Hollow, our 6.0% Pumpkin Stout, making an appearance for its second year. On Wednesday, October 29 at 6pm, we’ll tap six delightful pumpkin beers from some fellow breweries, including our Pumpkin Stout. The following beers will be available individually, as well as via […]

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September 24, 2014

No turning back now. Our growler fillers have bitten the proverbial dust. Don’t get us wrong; the old system had a great run. And we still fill and refill growlers. However, 32oz CANS are the future. Just like a growler, they are filled to order and meant to be consumed fresh. Cans are lighter, recyclable, […]

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September 17, 2014

New Brewery Night is Wednesday September 17 at 6pm. We will tap brews from five new Illinois breweries. Some are newer than others, but we’re very excited to have all of them in the Chicago craft beer community. We’ll have the following beers on tap, which will also be available in a flight of 5oz […]

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September 3, 2014

On Tuesday, September 16 at 6pm, our fourth Whiskey and Art event will feature whiskeys from Michter’s Distillery in Louisville, Kentucky, in addition to our collaboration with Mike McQuade, a multidisciplinary designer and illustrator.We will offer two versions of a Bourbon Old Fashioned, as well as a Manhattan (see below). Both Michter’s Small Batch Bourbon and Michter’s Single […]

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August 25, 2014

We’re celebrating our latest collaboration with Une Année Brewery on Wednesday, August 27 at 6pm with the release of “Dopesmoker,” a 7.0% Smoked West Coast IPA.This IPA is an ode to Sleep, one of Brant’s favorite bands. “Follow the smoke to the riff filled land…”Dopesmoker will also be on draft at Thalia Hall for the Friday, August 29 Sleep show. Check […]

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