Hello fellow beer nerds! To celebrate the darkest night of the year, my local taproom Acre in Chicago's Andersonville neighborhood is tapping some rare and amazing dark beers. Come out this thursday (12/22/11) to enjoy the likes of 2010 Goose Island Bourbon County Vanilla Stout, Stone 2008 Bourbon-Aged IRS, Firestone Walker XV, Southern Tier Iniquity, DFH Bitches Brew, Great Divide Oak Aged Yeti and many, many other great dark beers. Acre is at 5308 N. Clark St., Chicago. Starts at 7:00 Hope to see you there!