An excuse to break out a Futurama gif! October 19 marks the release of Future Proof Space Ray Gun IPA at BuckleDown Brewing. The Lyons brewery is going retro with the can design, and being the design-nerd I am, I love it. The new IPA was brewed with Mosaic, Amarillo...
On September 14, BuckleDown Brewing is releasing “Breakfast at Sea.” After reading the description, it’s hard to NOT think about a Saturday morning breakfast.
Don't worry, the Grapefruit Belt and Suspenders we all love will be available at the 5th Annual Grapefruit Belt and Suspenders Outdoor Beer Fest. It has to be, it's in the name. But, a new sibling will be available this year as well. Here's the fest details ... The...
A reimagined classic and a favorite return to BuckleDown Brewing this weekend! On Friday, May 3, Cactus Pants will be available in 16oz tall boy cans. It's actually the first tall boys off their line! $5 for a tallboy, or $6 for a michelada. Cactus Pants is a...
Whether you’re on the Heritage Corridor Ale Trail or in Central Illinois, you’ll be able to get a Good Good beer on Saturday, April 20. It’s definitely will be a Hazy Saturday!
Chicagoland Breweries Release 10 Versions of “Hold My Crown,” a Collaborative Brew Supporting Women in Craft Beer
After bringing together more than 20 women from a dozen suburban microbreweries earlier this month in recognition of International Women’s Day, the resulting collaboration beer, “Hold My Crown,” is hitting taps at 10 breweries and one local bottle shop this week.
The voting period has ended for the most prestigious awards that we could concoct, the Heritage Corridor Ale Trail Golden Growlers. Plus, an epic Pollyanna tweet.
BuckleDown is breaking out 5 Porters on Saturday, March 30 at 12pm noon. The classic “Shady Aftermath,” as well as 4 variants, will be featured on their draft takeover at the Lyons brewery.
A hazy Aptitude is not something that can be bought to get your kids into college. It is something that you can buy to give your taste buds a true education.
We’re tabulating up the votes for this year’s Golden Growlers, and will be announcing the winners soon. We figured if we announced them on April 1 … nobody was truly know who won.
Over 20 ladies gathered together at Skeleton Key Brewery on Sunday, March 3 to put together a Lithuanian Pale Ale collaboration that will hitting the taps soon at many different locations soon.
The rocking groundhog on the poster, alone, makes you want to go this festival. But, the great beer and awesome music are the true headliners. Monies raised benefit the Alliance for the Great Lakes.