Tagged: Allagash

blind saisons

Episode 273 – Blind Saisons

It’s that magical time of year again where the warm weather and budding flowers necessitate the enjoyment of saisons – and it’s also when we have our annual Saisonathon event during Illinois Craft Beer Week on Tuesday, May 14th at...

flagship february

Episode 264 – Flagship February

Whether you see it as beer’s #version of Record Store Day or as a viral marketing ploy to drive sales for struggling brands, we here at ABV Chicago embrace these classics with open arms. And our arms are very open...

Ryan’s 30 Best Beers of 2018

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...

half acre far and away

Half Acre’s Far And Away: Beer List Breakdown

This past Friday, Half Acre released the beer list “as we know it” for their first invitational beer fest, Far and Away. The festival, which takes place on Saturday, October 13th atop the Harris Theater in Millennium Park, is comprised...