HopCast Episode 233

Episode 233: Begyle Brewing Co.

For episode 223 of the Hop Cast, Brad Chmielewski and Ken Hunnemeder make a trip up to Ravenswood to check out Begyle Brewing Co. Brad and Ken chat with Kevin Cary and Matt Ritchey to find out what they’ve been up to and how they are making such great beer. Kevin and Matt give a little taste of what you can expect from Begyle in the future and what they have planned. Begyle Brewing Co. is continuing to grow and expand, which is fantastic to see for them and for chicago craft beer fans. They recently opened up a tasting room where you can get growler fills and buy bottles, so be sure to check that out.

If you’re in Chicago, be on the look out for Begyle’s beers on tap and in the store, it’s worth it.

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HopCast Episode 232

Episode 232: Une Année

It’s been awhile since Brad Chmielewski and Ken Hunnemeder have stopped in at a local brewery on the show. For this episode they check out one of the newest Chicago breweries, Une Année to chat with Jerry Nelson and Dustin Zimmerman. Brad and Ken have had a couple Une Année beers on previous episodes but it’s always great to taste them on site and with the brewers. They also learn about the name and how this Belgian inspired brewery came together. If you’re in Chicago, be on the look out for Une Année’s beers on tap and in the store.

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