2018 Chicago Ale Fest Beer List

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We are excited to announce the 2018 Chicago Ale Fest beer list!!


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2 Fools Cider
Hopped - Cider
Pinehopple - Cider
Rose’ - Cider
Tart Cherry - Cider


3 Floyds Brewing
Gumballhead - American Pale Wheat Ale
Lazersnake - American India Pale Ale


3 Sheeps Brewing Co.
Fresh Coast – American Pale Ale
Rebel Kent The First – American Amber Red Ale


350 Brewing
GALAXY GOO – Triple New England India Pale Ale
Howdy Neighbor - Kolsch


4 Hands Brewing Co.
Contact High - Wheat Ale
Ripple - Pale Wheat Ale


Abita Brewing Co.
Purple Haze - Fruit Beer
Strawberry Harvest Lager - Fruit Beer


Alter Brewing
Hopular Kid - American Pale Ale
King Balaton - Fruit Beer
Maibock - Heller Bock
(unnamed) - Hoppy Wheat


Anderson Valley Brewing Co.
Huge Arker - Russian Imperial Stout
The Kimmie, The Yink and The Holy - Gose Ale


Angry Orchard
Rose - Cider
Newtown Pippin – Cider
EDU – Cider
Wooden Sleeper - Cider


Around the Bend Beer Co.
Ghost of ‘lectricity - Kolsch
Mr. Marmalade – Double India Pale Ale


B Nektar
Kill All the Golfers - Mead
Zombie Killer - Cider


Ballast Point
Aloha Sculpin - American India Pale Ale
Tart Peach Kolsch - Kolsch


Banging Gavel Brews
Juror 8 – Hibiscus Session India Pale Ale
Red Handed – Irish Red


Begyle Brewing Co.


Bold Dog Brewing
K.I.S.S. - Saison
OK, Fiiiine! - Double India Pale Ale


Brickstone Brewery
Galaxy Down Under - American India Pale Ale
Hop Skip - American Pale Ale


Burnt City Brewing
The Illusionist - Session IPA
Two-Headed Boy - Unfiltered Pilsner


Cahoots Brewing
AmEn! - Barleywine
Krisp – Kolsch Ale


Church Street Brewing Co.
Brimstone - India Pale Ale
Tale of the Shony - Scottish Ale


Cigar City
Jai Alai – India Pale Ale


Dark Horse Brewing Co.
Sapient Trip Ale - Belgian Tripel
Smells Like a Safety Meeting - American India Pale Ale


Dovetail Brewing
Hefeweizen - Hefeweizen
Lager - Lager


Elmhurst Brewing
Fools Gold - Golden Sweet Stout
Julius Squeezer - Hazy IPA


Empirical Brewing
No Coast – India Pale Ale
Cold Fusion – Cream Ale


Farmhaus Cider Co.
Crushable  Cider
Tropical Vibes - Cider


Ferro Farms Cider
Hard Cider - Cider


Finch Beer Co.
Sungasm - Belgian Pale Ale
Tacocat - Kettle Sour


Flossmoor Station
Station Master - Wheat Ale
Tropical Trip - India Pale Ale


Forbidden Root
Hay Fever – Farmhouse Ale
Strawberry - Hefeweizen


Founders Brewing Co.
Dank Wood – Double Imperial Red Ale
Green Zebra – Sour Gose
PC Pils - Pilsner
Solid Gold – American Light Lager


Goose Island Beer Co.
Bourbon County Stout Coffee – American Imperial Double Stout
Bourbon County Stout Northwoods - American Imperial Double Stout
Bourbon County Stout Proprietor’s - American Imperial Double Stout
Bourbon County Stout Reserve - American Imperial Double Stout
Halia – Saison Farmhouse Ale
Midway IPA – India Session Ale
Next Coast – American India Pale Ale
Old Man Grumpy – American Pale Ale


Great Lakes Brewing
Chillwave - Double India Pale Ale
Cloud Cutter - American Wheat Ale


Greenbush Brewing Co.
Loonar Eclipse - Witbier
Party Wolf - American India Pale Ale


Guinness - Stout
Blonde – Blonde Ale
Nitro IPA – Nitro India Pale Ale
Extra Stout - Stout


Half Acre Beer Co.
Pony - Pilsner
Vallejo – American India Pale Ale


Haymarket Brewing
Aleister - India Pale Ale
Rubber Monkey - Wheat India Pale Ale


Dunkel - Lager
Hefeweizen - Hefeweizen


Hopewell Brewing Co.
Dirt Party – India Pale Lager
Family Saison – Saison/Farmhouse Ale


Illuminated Brew Works
Pazuzu’s Pedals - Porter
YOWNT! - Double India Pale Ale


Kinslahger Brewing
Altbier - Altbier
Prohibition Pilsner - Pilsner


Lagunitas Brewing Co.
12th of Never – American Pale Ale
Hop Stoopid – Double India Pale Ale
IPA – India Pale Ale
Sumpin’ Easy – American Pale Wheat Ale


Lake Brothers Beer Co.
Lake Brothers Lager - Lager


Lake Effect Brewing
Fresh Coast – American Pale Ale
Blueberry Snow - Witbier


Maplewood Brewing
Pulaski Pils - Pilsner
Son of Juice – India Pale Ale


Metropolitan Brewing
Heliostat - Kellerbier
Krankshaft - Kolsch


Miskatonic Brewing Co.
Gardener - Belgian Wit
Wise Fool - IPA


Motor Row Brewing
New Phenix - Rye Lager
Reclamation – Pilsner


New Realm Brewing
Euphonia – Pilsner
Hoplandia – India Pale Ale
Kikimora – Imperial India Pale Ale


Noon Whistle Brewing
Freshman @ Life - Kolsch
Guava Gose – Sour
Gummypocalypse – Double India Pale Ale

S-Punk – Session India Pale Ale


Odell Brewing Co.
Rupture - Fresh Grind Ale
Sunny Rain - Dry Hopped Golden Tart Ale


Old Irving Brewing Co
Beezer - New England India Pale Ale
Della - Klosch


Old Town Abbey Ales
Double - Belgian Dubbel
White - Witbier


One Trick Pony Brewery
Loral Canyon – Hazy India Pale Ale
The Wall – Mexican Lager


Open Outcry
Open Interest – New England Style India Pale Ale
Speculator – Cream Ale


Oskar Blues Brewery
Dale’s Pale Ale - American Pale Ale
Mama’s little yella Pils - Pilsner


Penrose Brewery
Better Blonde – Blonde Ale
Proto – Golden Ale


Perrin Brewing Co.
Grapefruit IPA - IPA


Pipeworks Brewing Co.
27 Lives – Hoppy Tripel
Lucky Cat – Strawberry Hibiscus Ale


Pollyanna Brewing Co.
Die Dreaming - Fruit Beer
Ghost Personal Chain Letter - Double Imperial Stout
Lexical Gap - American India Pale Ale
Pollyanna Pils - Pilsner


Port Brewing Co.
Wipe Out – American India Pale Ale


Prairie Krafts Brewing Co.
Grove - Amber Ale
Player 2 - India Pale Ale


Revolution Brewing
Fist City – American Pale Ale
Pils - Pilsner


Right Bee Cider
Dry - Cider
Semi-Dry - Cider


Samuel Adams
NE IPA – New England India Pale Ale
Sam 76 – American Light Lager


Saugatuck Brewing Co.
Blueberry Lemonade Shandy - Shandy
Paled it - American Pale Ale


Skelton Key Brewery
Little Hoarse - Sour Ale
Petal Pusher - Rose Wheat Ale


Sketchbook Brewing Co.
Snowy Owl – Red Owl
Insufficient Clearance – New England India Pale Ale


Smylie Brothers Brewing Co.
Purple Line - Hefeweizen
Rye IPA - India Pale Ale


Solemn Oath Brewery
End All - Hazy India Pale Ale
Lu - Kolsch
Old Faithorn - American Pale Ale
Snaggletooth Bandana - American India Pale Ale


Soundgrowler Brewing
Sun Rocks - Hefeweizen
Tortilla Hands – Mexican Lager


Sun king Brewing Co.
Pachanga – Pale Lager
Sunlight – Cream Ale


Surly Brewing Co.
First Axe +1 - Golden Ale
Todd the Axe Man - American India Pale Ale


Tangled Roots Brewing Co.
City of Green - New England Style IPA
Kit Kupfer - Red Ale
River Raptor  American Pale Ale
Summer Wit - Witbier


Temperance Beer Co.
Greenwood Beach Pineapple - Blonde Ale
The Drop - Double India Pale Ale


The Lost Abbey
Red Barn Ale – Farmhouse Ale


Twisted Hippo
Move Aside (let the Mango Through) - Saison
Ol’ Saint Auggie’s - Belgian India Pale Ale


Two Brothers Brewing Co.
21st Anniversary - American India Pale Ale
Dog Days - Dortmunder Lager
Outlaw - American India Pale Ale
Pinball - American Pale Ale


Unity Vibration
Elderwand - Kombucha Ale


Urban Renewal Brewery
Kiss - Kolsch
Razed - India Pale Ale


Virtue Cider
Michigan Apple - Cider
Michigan Brut - Cider
Michigan Cherry – Cider
Rose - Cider


The 2018 Chicago Ale Fest will take place on Friday, June 1st and Saturday, June 2nd. Located at Butler Field in historic Grant Park, bordered by the Chicago skyline and Lake Michigan, the fest will feature more then 200 American craft beers, live music and some of Chicago’s favorite food trucks. Join us on Chicago’s front lawn for one of the most anticipated summer craft beer event of the year.

Josh Seago