So on I trekked to Goose Island’s 312 Block Party. Taking place around Goose Island’s main brewery, the Block Party features music acts next to a multitude of tents pouring Goose Island beer, plus a few new things this year.
Once a year, every year, in 56 locations across 16 countries, a beer called Zwanze is tapped simultaneously. There are so few locations able to get the beer that all hold events with tappings of other Cantillon beers and possibly bottles for sale.
Perennial Artisan Ales’ Abraxas is Craig’s favorite beer, so we drink it four times. Actually, we have a mini-vertical and experience two variants – one far superior to the other.
This week, we resist the bacteria-born urge to kill ourselves by downing six random hoppy beers! We’ll regale you with stories of our trip to Decorah, Iowa, and then get off topic a lot as the beer tastes better and better.