I'm a huge fan of top five lists, and so when recently asked by a few friends, who wanted to know more about craft beers, I thought what better way then in one of my top5's? I'm starting with my top5 best places in Chicago to grab a pint and I'm hoping to make this a re-occurring Tuesday usual, and offer another top5 recommendation every week.
I also came across this awesomely designed poster: Be a Beer Expert on twitter today by: Michigan State University’s The Big Green, enjoy it's visual and educational splendor.
top5 Chicago places to grab a pint
Specializes in Farm2Table food and drink offering the best of the Mid-west. Try their fried cheese curds or a beet salad with or .
- Beer Bistro (Madison or North)
Always carries a wide variety of tasty brews and is a great place to grab some comfort food and watch da game. Try their Chicken-pot-pie and or
Classic Belgium GastroPub. Expect to have conversations with fellow beer enthusiasts (since they have no TVs), excellent food, world class beers, and awesome nostalgic beer advertising decor. Try their mussels and fries with a tulip of
My neighborhood pub, excellent rooftop in the Summer and cozy fireplace in the Winter, it's a gem. Try their salsa & parsnip guacamole with a glass of
- Map Room
One of the best-beer-snob-watering holes in the city and if your a fan of travel, you'll feel right at home... unless of course, you ask for a Miller light, and then you're shown the door. Try