Author: Craig G.

triptych forces way beyond our control

Forces Way Beyond Our Control | Triptych Brewing

It honestly feels like we feature Triptych Brewing more than we do. The variety of styles they produce typically match what a brewery like Revolution puts out. Only difference is Triptych is about two hours south in Savoy, IL and their beer infrequently makes it up to Chicago

abraxas

Abraxas (2021) | Perennial Artisan Ales

Abraxas and I have a nice little history together. I tried it for the first time and subsequently purchased bottles way back in 2012, the same day of the first Revolution Deep Wood release of Very Mad Cow and the...

most memorable 2021

30 Most Memorable Beers of 2021

Last year was god-awful. Restrictions, lockdowns, and an unchecked virus led to a very tense and exhausting year. While some of those things happened in 2021 (and may be coming back right now), the vaccine brought about brief moments of...

spiteful jingle balls

Jingle Balls | Spiteful Brewing

Time really flies. Somehow Spiteful Brewing – which I still think of as the young, upstart brewery – recently turned nine. Like the brewery would be in 4th grade. Wow. They grow up so fast. I ventured to the taproom...