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Posted in thread: Solo in Chicago for one night - where to go? on 06-27-2015 at 10:42 PM
I was going to ask if that was convenient to get to. I've has their beers and really liked
them. Never been to the brewery, though.It would have been convenient to take the El from where
I'm staying. ...
Posted in thread: Solo in Chicago for one night - where to go? on 06-27-2015 at 04:20 PM
Thanks for the suggestions. Ended up at Revolution Brewing. It was awesome. Great beer and good
food to boot.
Posted in thread: Solo in Chicago for one night - where to go? on 06-26-2015 at 08:54 PM
Thanks for all of the suggestions, guys. I'm thinking Revolution Brewing is the place for me
tonight. I'll see where the night takes me from there. Plenty of nights to try out the rest of
Posted in thread: Solo in Chicago for one night - where to go? on 06-26-2015 at 07:17 PM
You are fairly close to Haymarket brewing. Their beer is pretty good and the food is solid.
Revolution and Hopleaf are great ideas as well. Half Acre is pretty good. For breakfast
tomorrow, go to Donu...
Posted in thread: Solo in Chicago for one night - where to go? on 06-26-2015 at 07:16 PM
Looking for food? beer bars? breweries? any of the above? Looking to keep it reasonable, or do
you have some money to spend? Trying to keep walking distance from your hotel, or are you
Posted in thread: Solo in Chicago for one night - where to go? on 06-26-2015 at 07:02 PM
So I find myself solo tonight in Chicago. I'm here for 5 days with others, but on my first
night tonight, I'm alone. It's my first time visiting Chicago. Where would you guys (and gals)
go for dinner ...
Posted in thread: Milwaukee bar suggestion before Brewers game on 06-18-2015 at 10:59 PM
I'm heading to Milwaukee next weekend as a solo side trip from Chicago to check out a Brewers
game. I want to hang out at a local bar before the game and then shuttle to the game from
there. Anyone ha...
Posted in thread: What did i cook this weekend..... on 06-14-2015 at 02:50 AM
Porcini rubbed pork chop, broccolini and potatoes sauteed in butter. Wife and kids are out of
town for the weekend. Brewed an ordinary bitter today, eating a great meal tonight in peace.
Posted in thread: Northern Brewer Petite Saison d'Ete recipe (Summer Saison) on 05-30-2015 at 12:46 AM
Has anyone brewed the Northern Brewer summer saison recipe? I'm looking for a simple, lower
gravity saison for a lawnmower beer. The NB recipe looks to fit that bill with just Pilsner,
Vienna and torr...
Posted in thread: I am giving up beer for 30 days on 05-29-2015 at 11:45 PM
Good Luck!I try not to drink on work nights and it is amazing how differently you feel when
waking up in the mornings after not drinking the night before. I can now tell when I've had one
or two beers...