Category: Beer Reviews

sunset vallejo

Half Acre | Sunset Vallejo

Half Acre releases a lot of variants of their beers now. For a while it seemed like the only two variants that would come every year without fail were Double Daisy Cutter (usually a spring and fall release) and Galactic...

keeping together i am because we are

Keeping Together | I Am Because We Are

Chicago has been undergoing a saisonissance recently. Including the 2017 debut of Afterthought Brewing (at our Saisonathon), three dedicated saison breweries that have opened in and around Chicago. While that’s not many compared to breweries that have opened in that...

ABV Chicago Monthly Sampler: June 2020

Each month, we like to highlight twelve beers we found personally interesting, delicious, or exciting from (mostly) local sources with the hopes of passing on our recommendations to those that are interested in reading arbitrary beer reviews. Some of these...

Maplewood Tiger Mountain

Maplewood Brewing & Distillery’s Tiger Mountain

Maplewood has slowly been brewing up some hype and demand. Their Cuppa series sells out extremely fast – sometimes before I wake up – and their hazy offerings are not that far behind. But their secret weapon are their lagers....