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saisonathon live

Episode 276 – Saisonathon 2019 Live

For the third straight year – and our first at Forbidden Root – we celebrated Illinois Craft Beer Week by bringing together some of the area’s best saisons and saison brewers. On this episode recorded (mostly) live at Forbidden Root,...

abv 5

ABV Chicago 5th Anniversary Party

We’ve been doing this for half a decade, so we decided to throw a party! On Groundhog Day, so it will never end, right? Details: Date: February 2, 2019 Where: Beermiscuous, 2812 North Lincoln Avenue, Chicago IL 60657 Time: 6-11...

blind brut IPA

Episode 258 – Blind Bruts

Opinion on Brut IPAs seems to be passionately divided between love and hate. But many brewers are banking on it gaining traction with the hopes that their version of this wildly inconsistent style will come to define the Brut as...

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...