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Beer Lover’s Chicago, via Globe Pequot Press

“The Beer Lover’s Guide to Chicago features Chicagoland’s breweries, brewpubs and beer bars geared toward hop heads looking to seek out the best beers—from bitter seasonal IPAs to rich, dark stouts. The book also features beer recipes for home brewers, regional food recipes that incorporate beer, suggested regional food and beer pairings, and walkable pub crawl itineraries for craft beer-centric towns and cities.”

Selected Print Pieces:

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For The Love of BeerChicago Magazine (cover story), September 2013
A Foodie Road Trip on Route 64,Chicago Magazine, March 2012
Amateur Chef Tackles Bouillabaise,” Chicago Magazine, May 2011
The Lutefisk’s Mysterious Allure,Chicago Magazine, February 2011
Brewin’ It In the Burbs,Chicago Magazine, August 2010
Junk Food: Cheap Tastes Of Chicago Chefs,Chicago Magazine, January 2009

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Trending: Poutine,Time Out Chicago, January 2010
Eat Out: Grown-Up Ramen,Time Out Chicago May 2009 Page 1, Page 2 (.pdf)
“Interview: Matt Erpenbach,” Chicago Sun-Times, 2008 Hi-Res, Lo-Res (.jpg)
“Interview: Graham Elliot Bowles,”  Chicago Sun-Times, 2008 Hi-Res, Lo-Res (.jpg)


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Creator, writer, reporter and editor covering the craft brewing scene around Chicago and throughout the Midwest.

Nominated as one of the best Beer/Wine Blogs in the nation by SAVEUR Magazine,  2013-2015.

More GDB Press available here.


“Drink This Now”: An Ongoing Look at Midwestern Craft Beer for Time Out Chicago 

Highlights include:

Chicago’s Brew Future: New Breweries on the Horizon

Drink This Now: Midwest Radlers

FoBAB 2014 and 2013 Coverage

14 Breweries to fill your growlers in Chicago

Milwaukee Brewing Company’s Sasquash Porter
Church Street Itascafest Marzen
Goose Island Halia
Great Lakes Brewing Company’s Christmas Ale
Begyle’s Christmas Ale
Saugatuck Brewing’s Neapolitan Milk Stout
4 Paws Brewing’s Fawn Blonde

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WGN-TV Appearance:

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The Chicagoist Podcast Series: All podcasts located here.

The Chicagoist Interviews: