Welcome Evelyn! Steve’s upcoming UK trip. Wild Friendship Cantillon – Allagash – Russian River collaboration.
Coverage of recent beer events around Chicagoland, including Festiv-ale and the 312 Urban Block Party.
Unofficial Special Guest: Ben Bogolub. KBS day roundup. Craft beer only retail license in Chicago?
Steve and Arata do a 4-way gueuze blind tasting.
CBS picnic review. Congratulations to Rodney Kibzey in the Sam Adams Long Shot contest at GABF. Thanks to Peter Hale for the Speedway Stout. Thanks to everyone for the iTunes reviews, especially our winner, Styron Pennywell. More of the Pear Gossamer from Half Acre. This week the guys compare a Belgian strong ale with an espresso amber ale and they have one of the strongest debates for the winner to date.