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With American Craft Beer Week—Chicago (May 15-18) and Chicago Craft Beer Week (May 17-27) on the way, this week’s bar listings feature some of the heavy hitters from our bar guide.

The Local Option currently has four house-brewed beers on draft, among them the Kentucky Common, a sour, dark cream ale; Prospect Pils, a north-German-style pilsner; and a red lager, Anthony of Bourdainia. Others on tap include Alvinne’s Belgian brown ale Freddy Wild and the Trappist-style Grassroots Korval, also a wild one.