Chicago Craft Beer Week is like Craft Beer Christmas… and our calendar has been hung by the kettle with care. Check out all we’re up to for #CCBW at We have some truly great stuff scheduled. Can’t wait to see you out there!

We’re very excited to announce our first beer dinner! We’re collaborating with our friends at Burger Bar South Loop to bring you delectable dishes paired with delightful beers. Come say hello and check out the latest opening in the Burger Bar franchise. Burger Bar’s special menus NEVER disappoint! April 16th at 7:00 p.m.  Burger Bar…

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Packaging plans continue to progress, and we have just started distribution of bombers throughout the Chicagoland area! Beeting Heart and Wooden Nickel are being ushered around town in their fancy cardboard cases, ready to fly off the shelves like a hippo with wings…and antlers…and a piggy tail. Pinky’s on the loose!! Keep your peepers peeled…

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Media Darlings

Despite any and all evidence to the contrary, we’re telling our mothers we’re famous.

Congrats to our friends at Compass Bar, who celebrated their 1st Anniversary this week! Compass Bar – 433 W Diversey Pkwy, Chicago, IL 60614 – (773) 248-3230 –     …And to Burger Bar South, which celebrated its Grand Opening! Burger Bar South – 1150 S Michigan Ave, Chicago IL 60606 – (312) 988-0162 –…

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Beer Prom

We’re spending our Valentine’s Day swooning over the brews and swaying to the tunes of the incomparable Jordan Years. Show your valentine what true love looks like.

A huge thanks to the 219 backers who helped us not just meet, but exceed our goal, raising $32,818 through our Fundable campaign! We will be in communication shortly with information about your rewards. Keep your eyes on this page for updates as our journey to build a brewery continues. Though we won’t be hosting events…

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Are you #HippoHunting?? Check us out at these fiiiiiiine establishments: The Harding Tavern: — Throat Hugs Cream Ale Compass Woodfired Pizza: — Old Saint Auggie’s Belgian IPA Fischman Liquors and Tavern: — Throat Hugs and Old Saint Auggie’s …and keep an eye out for more locations COMING SOON!