Penrose Wild XVIII


Geneva’s Penrose Brewing Co. has teamed up with 18th Street Brewing to release Wild XVIII. The release event is this Saturday, November 14th, at the Penrose Taproom (509 Stevens Street, Geneva, IL 60134). Wild 18 is a complex Wild IPA and follow Wild 14 in the Penrose Codex Series.

The event will feature an impressive array of beers from Penrose including:

* Wild 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 18
* Wild Blackberry
* Wild Plum
* Grisette
* Punchdown Raspberry
* Bourbon Barrel-Aged Abbey

For all of the times and detail visit the Penrose site.


Shiner Wicker Ram IPA Release


Stanley’s Kitchen and Tap in Chicago will be hosting a release event for Wicked Ram IPA, the first IPA release in the 106 year history of Spoetzl Brewery aka Shiner. Wicked Ram is a 6% ABV and 55 IBU IPA brewed with Crystal, Bravo, and Centennial hops.

Stanley’s Kitchen and Tap is located at 1970 N Lincoln Ave in Chicago and they are promising “wicked swag” for the first 100 people through the door. This event takes place on November 12th beginning at 5pm.


Bourbon Barrel Hunter Release @ 18th Street


This Friday, November 13th, 18th Street will be releasing the Bourbon Barrel aged Hunter. This beer is the 6th in their 8 part Hunter series and it is an 11% Double Milk Stout with cocoa nibs, lactose sugar, dark malts and oaky wood flavor. Bottles will be first come, first served. 22oz bottles are $25 each with a limit of 3 bottles per customer.

18th Street is located at 5725 Miller Ave. Gary, IN 46403.


New from Dogfish Head

Dogfish Head released three beers this week including the sort after 75 Minute IPA, a bottle-conditioned blend of 60 Minute and 90 Minute IPA with a touch of maple syrup.

The second beer to drop is a brand new golden strong ale called Higher Math. The big beer is fermented with sour cherry juice and cocoa nibs and clocks in at 17% ABV. Below is a “Quick Sip Clip” courtesy of Dogfish Head.

The brewery also rereleased Pennsylvania Tuxedo, an 8.5% ABV 50 IBU Pale Ale built for winter.


Solemn Oath Bomber Mix Pack

Naperville Brewery Solemn Oath annouced this week they will be releasing limited edition bomber mix packs. The packs will feature Man vs. Internet, Ravaged By Vikings, Pernicieux (Bottles available only at the taproom), and Nourri au Fourrage. The bombers will feature custom artwork by illustrator Jourdon Gullett.

The release event will take place on November 23rd at the Solemn Oath taproom (1661 Quincy Ave #179, Naperville IL 60540). Tickets go on sale at 6pm and the sale begins at 7pm.