Not too long ago, the English writer Mark Dredge wrote to me to look over a list of the regional variations in IPAs. It included the classics, like West Coast IPA (super hoppy and bitter, brightly citrusy), East Coast (maltier, more European hop character), Northwest IPA (hop aromas and flavors dominate), Midwest IPA (balance, soft... View Article
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Full Pints - In The Barrel January 1, 2013 - Tomme Arthur
I love the Windy City. It has buildings that stretch to the heavens, the cursed Cubs and its own style of hot dogs. What’s not to like about that? It’s a gritty lakefront community with a checkered history of crooked politicians, mob bosses named Bugsy and Capone and their illicit everything everywhere. Like most cities,... View Article
Full Pints - Pull Up A Stool Goose Island Brewing Co. September 1, 2010 - Julie Johnson
I think Goose Island was the first brewpub I ever visited, not too long after you opened. Tell me how the brewery began and how you moved into the company. My father [John Hall] was in the paper packaging business, which was a good business, but about the least sexy business there is. And he... View Article
What's Brewing August 23, 2010 - Greg Barbera
Seth Gross, co-founder of Wine Authorities retail wine shop, announced he will open a family-style restaurant in downtown Durham, NC.