Chicago Quick Sips | Jan. 7 Chicago Beer News & Events
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Sunday Funday at Begyle Brewing
Head over to Begyle Brewing on Sunday, January 20, for Sunday Funday. The day starts with yoga at 11 a.m., which is followed up with bingo at 12:30 p.m.
Tickets for the yoga class are $20 and include a beer in the taproom after. You can purchase here.
Bingo prizes include Begyle swag and you’ll be able to try the brewery’s latest beer release.
Forbidden Root’s Beer + Spirits Dinner
Every month the team at Forbidden Root come to the table to create a one-of-a-kind beer and food experience. This month, they’re adding one more partner to our dinner: Mississippi River Distilling Company & Cody Road Cocktail House.
In addition to unique food and beer pairings, each course will highlight a small-batch distilled spirit.
This month’s dinner takes place Tuesday, January 16. Get your tickets ($80 each) here.
Metropolitan’s 10-Year Anniversary Party
Ten Years Lager, Metropolitan’s anniversary party, will take place January 19. Tickets are $80 and can be purchased here. Included in the ticket price is a long list of Metro beers, specialty tappings, music and food.
Here’s the current beer list:
- 2017 Barrel-aged Generator Doppelbock
- 2018 Barrel-aged Generator Doppelbock infused with cherries
- 2018 Barrel-aged Arc Welder Dunkel Rye
- Special Anniversary Brew—10th Gear (California Common)
- Firkin—Generator infused with blueberry
- Firkin—dry-hopped Flywheel
- Firkin—spiced Dynamo
- Firkin—spiced Magnetron
- Two different coffee infusions on nitro pour
- Generator Doppelbock
- Heliostat Zwickel Lager
- Das Radler Haus Helles
- Magnetron Schwarzbier
- Flywheel Pilsner Bier
- Dynamo Copper Lager
- Krankshaft Kölsch style beer