New to the Chicago market, the Maine Beer Company is a modest operation whose extraordinary beers tend to come and go.
The 214 entries at this year’s FOBAB included beers aged in gin and Tabasco barrels, in what I’m pretty sure was a first for the festival.
The first foudre beer from Allagash spent an entire presidential term souring in a big honking oak cask, where magical things happened.
What’s on the Reader’s Agenda for Friday, February 22, 2013.
The Lincoln Square Wine Stroll, free oysters, the Chicago Beer Festival, and more.
A dark beer tasting, a Nutella party, a pig dinner, and more.