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Chicago Lagers with Tracy Hurst of Metropolitan

Chicago Lagers with Tracy Hurst of Metropolitan

AVONDALE, CHICAGO

One of the earliest adopters to the modern craft beer movement in Chicago was Metropolitan Brewing. Founded by then husband and wife Doug and Tracy Hurst, the brewery established themselves in a niche few others ventured – traditional lagers. We sat down with Tracy to discuss their unwavering commitment to style.

UPDATED: Chicago Craft Crawl #9: Brown Line

UPDATED: Chicago Craft Crawl #9: Brown Line

NORTH SIDE, CHICAGO

UPDATED: Our ninth Chicago Craft Crawl leads us to the North Side and some of the finest beer bars and breweries the city has to offer. In fact, with so many choices for a beer north of the Loop, it’s easy to get overwhelmed. Keep it simple and start with our CCC #9...

UPDATED: Chicago Craft Crawl #10: Malt Row

UPDATED: Chicago Craft Crawl #10: Malt Row

NORTHSIDE, CHICAGO

UPDATED: The Ravenswood Corridor and surrounding area is home to some of Chicago’s best and most diverse beer options. With a bevy of breweries (and a renowned distillery) planting their roots in the area, it truly has become Chicago’s Malt Row. So set aside a Saturday for our Chicago Craft Crawl v. X.