In the depths of tax season, we head to Indy to try out some Taxman Brewing Co.
DETOUR No. 036: In a nearby Northwest Chicago suburb, you’ll find an unassuming strip mall. In that strip mall, sandwiched between a dollar store and a Korean restaurant, sits one of the Midwest’s best sour breweries whose side label is also brewing some of the most under the radar stouts and IPAs in the area. We revisit Une Année.
DETOUR No. 035: On the shore of Batavia, Illinois’ Fox River, there is a small basement brewing operation making a name for itself via its milkshake IPAs: Energy City Brewery. The folks behind the project–David & Heidi Files. They took their brewing schedule from Church Street Brewing to Batavia, and are continuing to look to what’s next…