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  • Each winter the LSRCC takes the Chicago street festival scene indoors with Winter Brew!  On Saturday, January 26, local breweries and cideries from around Chicago will be setting up shop in the DANK Haus German American Cultural Center's 5th floor Ballroom and 6th floor Skyline Lounge.  Each will showcase at least up to two different craft beers or ciders, and rare, specialty tappings throughout the day.  Come in from the cold and warm up with us!


  • Saturday - Craft Beer Extravaganza

    Date: Saturday, January 26th 2019 (Lincoln Square)
    Time: 12pm – 4pm (Saturday 1st session)
              6pm – 10pm (Saturday 2nd session)
    Location: DANK Haus German American Cultural Center

    Admission ticket: $10 online purchase; $15 at door, cash only.
    Beverage/Food Tickets: purchase on-site; one ticket = $1 
    8-oz beers = 4 tickets
    8-oz specialty taps = 5 tickets

    NOTE: MUST be at least 21 years of age for entry to this event. Photo IDs will be checked at the door. 

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  • 2019 Breweries & Beer List 2019 Breweries & Beer List

    Alarmist Brewing 

    Le Jus NEIPA - Hazy/Juicy IPA, 6.0% ABV
    Bigger Button - American Blonde Ale, 4.7% ABV
    Coffee Onerous, 5.3% ABV

    Aleman Brewing Company

    WiseMan - Weizenbock, 7.5% ABV
    ManDay - IPA brewed with Glassworks Coffee, 6.8% AB

    Band of Bohemia

    Rootsbeer Stout, 9.2% ABV
    Rye of Sauron, 6.4% ABV

    Begyle Brewing

    The Ultimate Question - American Pale Ale, 6.0% ABV
    Pinball Wizard - Milk Stout, 5.0% ABV
    Barrel Aged Snooze Button - 13.5% AB

    Dovetail Brewery

    Dovetail Pilsner, 4.6% ABV
    Dovetail Vienna, 5.1% ABV

    Empirical Brewery

    Covalence - Juicy Pale Ale, 5.5% ABV
    Penumbra - Dark Sour, 5.0% ABV
    Endothermic - Buffalo Trace Bourbon barrel aged Baltic Porter, 10.0% ABV

    Half Acre Beer Company

    Smoking Gull - Pale Ale, 5.3% ABV
    Big Hugs - Imperial Coffee Stout, 10.0% ABV
    Barrel Aged Big Hugs - Imperial Coffee Stout aged in Bourbon Barrels, 12.0% ABV

    Horse Thief Hollow

    Little Wing - Pilsner, 5.2% ABV
    Spoonful - Hazy IPA, 6.5% ABV
    Cinnamon Girl - Imperial Milk Stout, 9.8% ABV

    Illuminated Brew Works

    Logos - Farmhouse Ale with Black Currants, 6.0% ABV
    Brother Blake - IPA, 6.0% ABV

    Old Irving Brewing Co.

    Krampus Cookies Milk Stout with Vanilla and Cocoa Nibs, 6.5% ABV
    Beezer - DDH IPA with Mosaic and Citra, 6.5% ABV
    Rat Pack Quadrupel Ale  - inspired by an Old Fashioned cocktail, 11.5% ABV

    Open Outcry Brewing

    Speculator - Cream Ale, 4.2% ABV
    Dodd Frank with Blueberry - Milkshake IPA, 7.1% ABV

    Pipeworks Brewing Co.

    Hop Charisma,  7.8% ABV
    Chipotle Smoked Porter, 7.75% ABV
    Barrel Aged Apple Brandy Jones Dog, 13.0% ABV

    Sketchbook Brewing Co.

    Resistant Witch Brut IPA, 6.7% ABV
    Orange Door IPA, 7.2% ABV
    Turbulence Imperial Stout with Candy Cap Mushrooms, 9.7% ABV

    Spiteful Brewing

    Spiteful Lager, 4.7% ABV
    Working for the Weekend DIPA, 7.9% ABV

    Temperance Beer Co.

    Smittytown Coffee ESB, 5.5% ABV
    Fence Jumper Cream Ale, 5.1% ABV
    Koval Gin Barrel Aged Birdsong with Cucumbers, 9.3% AB

    Twisted Hippo

    Black Umbrella - Oatmeal Rye Stout, 7.6% ABV
    Plumpass - Saison Style Ale brewed with Italian Plum, 6.5% AB

    Urban Renewal Brewery

    Kiss Kolsch, 5.2% ABV
    Packy NE IPA, 6.3% ABV
    Sagittarius Imperial Stout, 9.5% ABV


    * Beers listed in red denote specialty tapping


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  • 2019 Cideries / Distillery & Beverage List 2019 Cideries / Distillery & Beverage List

    Koval Distillery

    Cranberry Gin Spritz  KOVAL Cranberry Gin Liqueur, Top Note Indian Tonic Water, Mint
    Bourbon Rosemary Smash  KOVAL Bourbon, Lemon Juice, Simple syrup, sprig of Rosemary

    Eris Brewery & Cider House

    Falcon Punch Cider, 5.5% ABV
    Pedestrian Cider, 5.6% ABV

    Right Beer Cider

    Right Bee Cider Dry, 6.0% ABV
    Right Bee Cider Blossom, 6.0% ABV

    The Northman

    The Northman Pub Cider, 6.5% ABV

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  • 2019 Restaurant Menu & Vendor List 2019 Restaurant Menu & Vendor List

    Doner Sausage  lamb, chicken, beef sausage (pork casing), tomato, cucumber & onion relish, sriracha yogurt, served in pita
    White Veggie Chili  white beans, green chilis, caramelized onion, avocado, radish, cilantro
    Curried Chickpea Pita  vadouvan curry, red onion, braised cabbage, halal cart sauce
    Chips and Beer Sauce  potato chips, spiced cheddar cheese sauce
    Bag of Chips  chips chips chips chips chips chips!

    Boxed Water
    complimentary water

    Square Kegs Home Brew Club
    Afternoon session ONLY 2:00pm Awards ceremony for their annual BJCP sanctioned homebrew competition. 

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