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craig's choice

Episode 297 – Craig’s Choice

It’s a joyous time in the ABV bunker as we celebrate Craig’s engagement by letting him pick a lineup of seemingly incongruous beers that are as significant as they are interesting. With a mix of cellar dives and recent finds,...

great taste line

Great Taste of the Midwest 2019

Back for a 33rd year, the Great Taste of the Midwest always signals the beginning of the end of summer (for myself at least). But it goes out with a bang. Between the events the day prior, the bottle releases...

fobab strategy guide

The FoBAB 2018 Unofficial Strategy Guide

ABV Chicago’s Unofficial Strategy Guide to the 2018 Festival of Wood and Barrel Aged Beers.  The Festival of Wood and Barrel-Aged Beers is about to turn 16, so you know it’s going to be a Super Sweet party (and not...

american kriek

Episode 235 – American Kriek

A little background noise for your next de-stemming party, this episode has us drinking American takes on the cherry-featuring “kriek” – with four of the five produced in the style of traditional lambic.