Author: Ryan I.

monthly sampler january

ABV Chicago Monthly Sampler: January 2020

We’re starting off 2020 with a new feature for our website: the ABV Chicago Monthly Sampler. Each month we will each pick our six favorite beers we had and write about them, presenting them without any specific ranking. They could’ve...

Ryan’s Top 50 Beers of 2019

The criteria for the list is simple: these are the best beers that I had this year that were released this year. Most of these were packaged but some were from draft pours or at festivals (if I had multiple...

decade end survey

ABV Chicago’s Arbitrary Decade-End Survey (and Raffle!)

Being teachers, we value feedback, revision, and “teachable moments” even when it comes to our silly beer podcast. So, we’re gathering feedback about our show, in addition to some outside perspective about the last ten years in beer. To encourage...