2017 Chicago Ale Fest – Winter Edition Beer List

The 2017 Chicago Ale Fest - Winter Edition will feature over 150 American craft beers with a strong focus on winter seasonals.

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2 Fools Cider – Naperville, IL

Cherry Pie – Cider

Dry Hopped – Cider

5 Rabbit Brewery – Bedford Park, IL

Chocofrut Pina – American Stout

Gringolandia Fabulosa Porter – American Porter          

 51st Ward Beer Co. – Westmont, IL

Blue Ward – Rye Porter

KoKo Krispy– Imperial Stout

Aleman Brewing Co. – Chicago, IL

StrongMan – American Strong Ale

The Man – American India Pale Ale

Allagash Brewing Co. – Portland, ME

Curieux (Bourbon Barrel-Aged Tripel) – Tripel

Hoppy Table Beer – Belgian Pale Ale

Anchor Brewing – San Francisco, CA

Dry-Hopped Steam – California Common

Porter – American Porter

Anderson Valley Brewing Co.

Blood Orange Gose – Gose

Bourbon Barrel Stout – Oatmeal Stout

Angry Orchard – Cincinnati, OH

Crisp Apple – Cider

Maple Walden Hollow – Cider

Old Fashion Bottles – Cider

Around the Bend Beer Co. – Chicago, IL

Black Forest – American Imperial Stout

Silk Road – American Pale Ale

Baderbräu – Chicago, IL

Bizza! – India Pale Lager

Pils – Czech Pilsner

Ballast Point– San Diego, CA

Grunion Pale Ale – American Pale Ale

Manta Ray Double India Pale Ale – American Double India Pale Ale

Banging Gavel Brews – Orland Park, IL

Chicanery – Russian Imperial Stout

Juror 8 – Session India Pale Ale

Boulevard Brewing Co. – Kansas City, MO

Early Riser – American Porter

Brewery Ommegang Collaboration 2016 - Doppelbock

Breckenridge Brewery – Breckenridge, CO

Nitro Chocolate Stout – Milk Stout

Nitro Vanilla Porter – American Porter

Brickstone Brewery – Bourbonnais, IL

Hop Skip – American Pale Ale

5 year Anniverasary Stout – American Imperial Stout

BuckleDown Brewing Co. – Lyons, IL

Centennial Clencher – American Double India Pale Ale

Fritzicuffs – German Pilsener

Burnt City Brewing Co. – Chicago, IL

Face Melter Hibiscus IPA – American India Pale Ale

Freight Handler – Milk Stout

Cahoots Brewing

AmEn! Barleywine – American Barleywine

No S'more Imperial Stout– American Imperial Stout

Warm Fuzzies – Winter Warmer

Capital Brewing – Middleton, WI

King George – Scotch Ale

Winter Skål – Vienna style Lager          

Cascade Brewing – Portland, OR

Cranberry – American Wild Ale

Central State Brewing Co. – Indianapolis, IN

To Wong Brew, Sincerely Julie Brewmar dark sour w coffee – American Wild Ale

Gute Nacht Brett Stout – American Imperial Stout

Church Street Brewing Co. – Itasca, IL

Heavenly Helles – Munich Helles Lager

Continental Lager – German Pilsener

Citizen Cider – Burlington, VT

Dirty Mayor – Cider

Unified Press – Cider

Coney Island Brewing Co. - Brooklyn, NY

Coney Island Ginger Ale – Spiced Beer

Coney Island Hard Root Beer – Spiced Beer

 Dark Horse Brewing Co. – Marshall, MI

Bourbon Barrel Plead the 5th – Imperial Stout

Double Crooked Tree – American Double India Pale Ale

Deschutes Brewery – Portland, OR

Obsidian Stout on Nitro – American Stout

Red Chair NWPA – American Pale Ale

Destihl Brewery – Normal, IL

Bourbon Barrel Quad – Bourbon Barrel Quad

Here Gose Nothing – Gose

Exit Strategy Brewing Co. – Forest Park, IL

Judgmental Dick – American Double India Pale Ale

Valleaudated – Milk Stout

Finch Beer Co. – Chicago, IL

Skull Hammer – American Double India Pale Ale

Sloth Overlord – Oatmeal Stout

Founders Brewing Co. – Paso Robles, CA

Azacca IPA – American India Pale Ale

Founders Frootwood Maple Syrup Bourbon Barrel-Aged Cherry Ale – Fruit Beer

Goose Island Beer Co. – Chicago, IL

2014 Bourbon County Vanilla Rye – American Imperial Stout

Grand Prestige – Bourbon Barreled Aged Quad

Halia – Farmhouse Saison

Hombre Secreto Tropico – Belgian Strong Pale Ale

Green Flash Brewing Co. – San Diego, CA

Cosmic Ristretto – Baltic Porter

Soul Style IPA – American India Pale Ale

Greenbush Brewing Co. – Sawyer, MI

Dystopia – Russian Imperial Stout

Mr. Hyde – Milk Stout

Half Acre Beer Co. – Chicago, IL

Daisy Cutter – American Pale Ale

Lead Feather Black Ale – American Black Ale

Hopewell Brewing Co. – Chicago, IL

2016 Old Duck Barleywine – American Barleywine

Very Special – Belgian Strong Pale Ale

Hopothesis Beer Co. – Chicago, IL

Hopothesis IPA – English India Pale Ale

Fallin’ Oats– American Red Ale

Illuminated Brew Works – Chicago, IL

Black Lodge – Coffee & Cherry Stout

Trumpty Dumpty – Pale Ale

Lagunitas Brewing Co. – Chicago, IL

Cappuccino Stout – Double Stout

IPA – American India Pale Ale

Lake Effect Brewing Co. – Chicago, IL

Rum Barrel Aged Dubbel – Dubbel

Arbor Oak Amber Ale – American Red Ale

Left Hand Brewing Co. – Longmont, CO

Milk Stout Nitro – Milk Stout

Wake Up Dead Nitro – Imperial Stout

Maplewood Brewing – Chicago, IL

Brownie Points – English Brown Ale

Pulaski Pils – German Pilsner

Metropolitan Brewing Co. – Chicago, IL

Magnetron – Schwarzbier

Generator Doppelbock – Doppelbock

Middle Brow Beer Co. – Zion, IL

White Velvet – Wit Bier w/ Black Currant & Cinnamon

Karin – Belgian India Pale Ale

New Belgium Brewing Co. – Fort Collins, CO

Fat Tire – American Red Ale

Whizbang Hoppy Blonde – American Blonde Ale

New Holland Brewing Co. – Holland, MI

Dragon's Milk – American Imperial Stout

Cabin Fever Brown Ale – American Brown Ale

Noon Whistle Brewing – Lombard, IL

Bog Theory – Cranberry Mint Farmhouse Saison

Cozmo – American Pale Ale

Oak Park Brewing Co. – Oak Park, IL

Frank Lloyd Rye – Rye India Pale Ale

Gingerbread Dubbel – Belgian Dubbel

Odd Side Ales – Grand Haven, MI

Bean Flicker – American Blonde Ale w/ Coffee

Hipster Brunch Stout – American Imperial Stout

Odell Brewing Co. – Fort Collins, CO

90 Shilling Ale – Scottish Ale

Odell IPA – American India Pale Ale

Drumroll APA – American Pale Ale

Myrcenary Double IPA – American Double India Pale Ale

Old Town Abbey – Chicago, IL

OTA Belgian Style Double – Double

OTA Belgian Style White – Wheat Beer

One Trick Pony Brewing – Lansing, IL

Marsh Tacky – American Stout

Christmas Stallion Imperial Porter – American Porter

Penrose Brewing Co. – Geneva, IL

Taproom IPA – American India Pale Ale

Sour Session Amarillo – Sour

 Perennial Artisan Ales – St. Louis, MO

Saison De Lis – Farmhouse

Von Pampelmuse – Sour Berliner Weisse

Pipeworks Brewing Co. – Chicago, IL

Close Encounter – American Stout

Imperial Hyper Dog – Coffee Milk Stout

Pollyanna Brewing Co. – Lemont, IL

Eleanor – American Porter

Fun Size – Milk Stout

Port Brewing – San Marco, Ca

Wipeout IPA – American IPA

Prairie Artisan Ales – Tulsa, OK

Prairie Standard – Farmhouse Saison

Prairie Ace – Farmhouse Saison

Right Bee Cider – Chicago, IL

Right Bee Cider – Cider

Samuel Adams – Boston, MA

Hopscape – American Pale Wheat Ale

Rebel IPA – American India Pale Ale

Rebel Juiced IPA – American India Pale Ale

Rebel Grapefruit IPA – American India Pale Ale

Short's Brewing Co. – Bellaire, MI

Good Humans – American Brown Ale

The Double Magician – Irish Red Ale

Sierra Nevada – Chico, CA

Celebration Ale – American India Pale Ale

Narwhal Imperial Stout – Russian Imperial Stout

Smylie Brothers Brewing Co. – Evanston, IL

2016 Bourbon Barrel Belgian Strong – Belgian Rye w/ Cherries & Blueberries

But Why Is The Rum Gone? – California Common Aged On Rum Soaked Cherry Wood

Lager - Bavarian Pale Lager

Solemn Oath Brewery – Naperville, IL

Nourri Au Fourrage – Milk Stout

Tickle Fight – American Barleywine

Soundgrowler Brewing – Tinley Park, IL

Black Bob– American Porter

Red Gem– Hoppy Wheat

Surly Brewing Co. – Minneapolis, MN

Coffee Bender – American Brown Ale

Furious – American India Pale Ale

SweetWater Brewing Co. – Atlanta, GA

Sweetwater Georgia Brown – English Brown Ale

Squeeze Box – American India Pale Ale

Tangled Roots Brewing Co. – Ottawa, IL

English Mild – English Mild Ale

Vienna Lager – Vienna Lager

Temperance Beer Co. – Evanston, IL

Escapist – American India Pale Ale

Root Down – American Porter

The Lost Abbey – San Marcos, CA

Red Barn – Farmhouse Ale

The Traveler Beer Co. – Burlington, VT

Illusive Traveler Grapefruit Shandy – Fruit Beer

Jack-O – Fruit Beer

Jolly Traveler – Fruit Beer

Tocayo Brewing Co. – Chicago, IL

Tocayo Hominy White Ale – Witbier

Two Brothers Brewing Co. – Warrenville, IL

Northwind Imperial Stout – Russian Imperial Stout

Night Cat – American Dark Wheat Ale

Uncle John's Cider Mill – St Johns, MI

Apple – Cider

Cranberry– Cider

Unity Vibration – Ypsilanti, MI

Bourbon Peach – American Wild Ale

Triple-Goddess Ginger Kombucha Beer – American Wild Ale

Virtue Cider – Fennville, MI

Michigan Brut – Cider

The Mitten (Bourbon Barrel Aged Cider) – Cider


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