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fobab fantasy draft

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)...

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...