Craft Beer Week is in full swing with events all across The Windy City. Our team of craft brew explorers scoured Chicago to narrow in on a list of tempting events and culinary fun for you to enjoy at some of our favorite partner restaurants.
Ciders and Sours
Wednesday, May 20th, 6-8pm — Beer Tasting at Farmhouse Chicago
Farmhouse in River North will be featuring some rare sours and ciders from their friends at Upland, Destihl, Vander Mill and more, as well as showcasing their own house ciders. Brewery and cidery experts will be in house to talk and hang out. No tickets necessary, but supplies on some of these will be very limited so make your reservation early with Reserve!
Pipeworks & Forbidden Root Tap Takeover
Friday, May 22nd, 6pm — Beers at Roots Pizza
At 6pm on Friday, May 22, Roots Pizza will be tapping and serving the beers from Pipeworks and Forbidden Root including a debut brew, Forbidden Root WPA (Wildflower Pale Ale). Open to the public on a first come, first served basis, start your evening with a beer downstairs and then head upstairs for a meal under the stars at Homestead on the Roof, one of Chicago’s finest rooftop dining spots.
Memorial Sunday Funday BBQ
Sunday, May 24th, 3-6pm — Beer Dinner at The Dawson
The Dawson and Founder’s Brewery are teaming up for a Memorial Day BBQ! Join them May 24th from 3pm – 6pm for delicious brews and plates piled high with barbecue favorites such as a whole pig, brisket, hot links, corn, potato salad, watermelon and more! Tickets are $45 online, $55 at the door.
Enjoy Craft Beer Week, and be safe out there. We hope you find your one true brew. Stay tuned for more great finds and excellent eats curated weekly just for you.
Kris Linney, Reserve Chicago