Tagged: FoBAB

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ABV Chicago’s FoBAB Fantasy League 2020: Final Results

If there’s any positive to not having the best Chicago beer festival (and Illinois Brewers Guild fundraiser) this year, it was much easier to score the FoBAB Fantasy League, not having to juggle a tasting glass sloshing over with sticky...

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FoBAB Fantasy Draft: Power Rankings 2020

One of the best beer fests in the world is going virtual this year. And though we’re already feeling the absence of endless rows of barrel-aged beers at FoBAB, we here at ABV Chicago recommend starting a Fantasy FoBAB 2020...

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Maplewood Barrel Aged Cuppas

Maplewood has finally joined the barrel-aged can game with their first two releases happening – coincidentally – the weekend of the Festival of Wood and Barrel Aged Beers. Whereas as breweries like Revolution and Mikerphone release theirs in a 12...

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ABV Chicago’s FoBAB Fantasy Draft 2019

As if drinking barrel-aged beers from 229 breweries, cideries, and meaderies from all over the country (and the world) was not exciting enough, we’ve come up with a simple way to make the Festival of Wood and Barrel-Aged Beers (FoBAB)...