ABV Chicago Podcast

GABF 2019: Ryan’s 40 Best Beers

Still the biggest and best beer fest around, this year’s Great American Beer Festival featured over 800 breweries, which is roughly 10 percent of the breweries operating in the U.S. at this point in time. Over 2,000 beers were poured,...

revolution deth's tar 2019

Off the Deep (Wood) End 2019: Deth’s Tar

I’m wearing a jacket everyday outside, which means it’s time for Revolution’s Deep Wood series to start up again (also, fall). Ten beers are included in this year’s lineup that is heavy on stouts (their Deth’s Tar beers) and barleywines...

GABF 2019

Episode 296 – GABF 2019

For three whole days, we are the masters of our domain – which is the expansive festival hall in Denver, Colorado for the Great American Beer Festival. We’re double dipping on this episode as we combine interviews from the festival...

revolution hazy

Episode 295 – Rev Against the Machine

Already an established force in IPAs, Revolution was curiously slow to embrace the hazier varieties. Not rushing in has afforded them the ability to learn from others and perfect their approach, starting over the last year through wildly popular test...