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Sweet Myrtle

In celebration of the upcoming release of our next Side Trail Series brew, Sweet Myrtle, we asked one of the creators, Chris Stearly, to share a little more about the recipe's origins and unexpected ingredients. "The sweet myrtle recipe originated as…
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Secret Barrel Society Dinner

This past weekend we hosted our Secret Barrel Society at the Upland Bloomington Brewpub for a special sour ale and food pairing and vertical tasting of Sour Reserve 1-5. Good times had by all! Chef Paddy worked alongside Head Brewer, Caleb…
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Harvest Ale and Shepard’s Pie

To celebrate the fall season and the release of Harvest Ale, Chef Paddy of the Bloomington Brewpub, created a delicious Bison Shepard's Pie to pair with this wet-hopped American pale ale. "With all this crazy weather we've been having lately, I decided…
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What Upland Brew Are You?

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Bangers and Lace Tap Takeover

In preparation for the Festival of Wood and Barrel Aged Beers, join us for a tap takeover at Bangers and Lace 6-9pm. Bangers and Lace 1670 W Division St Chicago, IL 60622 Upland Tapping List Barrel Chested Barleywine Barrel Aged Hillwalker Barrel Aged Porter Sweet Myrtle Wheat Sampling Sours
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Logan Hardware Tap Takeover

In preparation for the Festival of Wood and Barrel Aged Beers, join us for a tap takeover at Logan Hardware, 6-9pm. Logan Hardware 2532 W Fullerton Ave Chicago, IL 60647 Upland Tapping List Barrel Chested Barleywine Barrel Aged Hillwalker Barrel Aged Porter Wheat Sampling Sours  
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Festival of Wood and Barrel Aged Beer

The Festival of Wood and Barrel Aged Beer (#FoBAB) and The National Wood Aged Beer Competition. #FoBAB celebrates the brilliance of barrel-aging beer on wood, and is orchestrated by the Illinois Craft Brewers Guild (#ICBG). This is the country’s largest celebration of wood and barrel aged beer, highlighting styles of beer that have been aged…
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Old Town Social Tap Takeover

In preparation for the Festival of Wood and Barrel Aged Beers, join us for a tap takeover at Old Town Social, 8-11pm. Old Town Social 455 W North Ave Chicago, IL 60610 Upland Tapping List Barrel Chested Barleywine Barrel Aged Hillwalker Barrel Aged Porter Barrel Aged Dragonfly Wheat Dragonfly Coastbuster Easy Chair Teddy Bear Kisses Nuthugger…