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local news

Episode 368 – Local News

Tonight, we have the story of five breweries local to Chicagoland who opened amidst a global crisis, and the five beers that lifted the spirits of two weary beer reviewers. It’s ABV Chicago with your Local News – new breweries...

chicago hop leaders

Episode 339 – Chicago Hop Leaders

Recent years have seen a surprising emergence of Chicago as one of the top destinations for hop enthusiasts, bolstered by a few well-publicized national medals and hype-inducing haze makers. But there were those that helped reshape our palates in the...


Episode 237 – BRUT by Chicago

We finally realize our champagne wishes and IPA dreams as we gather some of the first beers released locally under the new Brut IPA style.