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Chicago Breweries

10 "Buzz"-Worthy Beers Brewed in Illinois

Reboot Illinois | Posted 07.08.2015 | Chicago
Reboot Illinois

There are hundreds of beers brewed at more than 80 breweries in Illinois, as listed in the Illinois Craft Brewers Guild. These include famous classics like Goose Island's 312 and smaller, niche brews known only to locals and true hops aficionados.

America's 10 Best Brewery Tours

Orbitz.com | Posted 05.12.2015 | Travel
Orbitz.com

This St. Patrick's Day, the focus might be on the quantity of beer imbibed versus the quality. But with upward of 3,000 craft breweries now brewing in the US, there's no shortage of places to go to get a behind-the-scenes look and sample something special

30 New Craft Breweries Are Coming Soon To Chicago

Posted 10.01.2013 | Chicago

Story by Janet Rausa Fuller, courtesy DNAinfo Chicago: Illinois is home to more than 80 craft breweries, up from 67 in 2012, according to the Brewe...

Craft Brews Were King At Beer Hoptacular 2012

Posted 11.12.2012 | Chicago

The beer from 5 Rabbit Cerveceria must be full of good-luck charm. On Sunday, the Chicago brewery took home top honors, winning the title of "Beer...

Chicago Brews Win Big at Beer Fest

Posted 10.15.2012 | Chicago

Raise a pint for Chicago-area breweries. Six of Chicagoland's artisans of ale medaled in the 2012 Great American Beer Festival in Denver, which wrappe...

Thirsty? The Chicago Beer Festival Returns Saturday

Posted 10.03.2012 | Chicago

Are you the kind of beer drinker who still feels limited by even the most diverse of brew menu offerings? The Chicago Beer Festival is exactly the ...

Local Favorite Brews Are About To Go National

Posted 08.26.2012 | Chicago

One of Chicago's favorite locally-made brews is about to hit the national stage. Goose Island Beer Company's brews -- which include the 312 Urban W...

Best Chicago Beers & Where To Try Them During Craft Beer Week

Posted 05.18.2012 | Chicago

Chicago's third annual Craft Beer Week kicked off Thursday, and more than 200 venues across Chicago will be showcasing brews from Chicago's biggest na...

Local Breweries Roll Out Summer Beers

| Lauren Drell | Posted 07.18.2011 | Chicago

If the rainy, cold Chicago "spring" has made you thirsty for booze, you are in luck. Temperatures are supposed to climb in the next few days, and the ...

AMERICA'S BEST BEER BARS: 5 Illinois Pubs Make Draft Mag's List

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Chicagoans are well aware of our amazing bar options, but it's nice to see outsiders appreciate that fact from time to time. This week, Draft Magazi...

West Loop Beer Mecca Haymarket Pub Set to Open This Week

Eater Chicago | Nicole Frehsee | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Barring any setbacks from city inspections today, West Loop dwellers will have a ginormous beer mecca to call their own when the 9,000-square-foot Hay...

Goose Island Brewery Announces New Beers For 2010

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Just after releasing their new "sustainable" beer, Green Line Pale Ale, Chicago's very own Goose Island Brewery announced Wednesday that they are also...

Goose Island Brew Pub Staying Open

Chicago Tribune | Michael Lev | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

They raised a glass in celebration at Goose Island Beer Co.'s pioneering North Side brew pub Tuesday night: The well-known spot isn't going to close a...