Top & Local Beer near Chicago, IL

Pabst Blue Ribbon

Pabst Blue Ribbon

American Lager4.6% ABV10 IBU

Pabst Brewing CompanyMilwaukee, WI

Widely available nearby

Pabst Blue Ribbon is brewed in the finest traditions of an American Premium Lager dating back to 1844.

Goose Island IPA

Goose Island IPA

English IPA5.9% ABV55 IBU

Goose Island Beer Co.Chicago, IL

Available at very few places nearby

This traditional English-style IPA is a hop lover's dream with a fruity aroma, set off by a dry malt middle, and long hop finish.

Goose Island 312 Urban Wheat Ale

Goose Island 312 Urban Wheat Ale

Urban Wheat4.2% ABV18 IBU

Goose Island Beer Co.Chicago, IL

Widely available nearby

Inspired by the city of Chicago and densely populated with flavor, 312’s spicy aroma of Cascade hops is followed by a crisp, fruity ale flavor delivered in a smooth, creamy body that's immensely refreshing.

3 Floyds Zombie Dust

3 Floyds Zombie Dust

American Pale Ale6.5% ABV60 IBU

Three Floyds Brewing CoMunster, IN

Widely available nearby

This intensely hopped and gushing undead Pale Ale will be one’s only respite after the zombie apocalypse. Created with our marvelous friends in the comic industry.

Revolution Anti-Hero

Revolution Anti-Hero

American IPA6.7% ABV65 IBU

Revolution Brewing CompanyChicago, IL

Widely available nearby

This iconic ale features a blend of four hop varieties which creates a crisp bitterness and imparts massive floral and citrus aromas.

Half Acre Daisy Cutter Pale Ale

Half Acre Daisy Cutter Pale Ale

American Pale Ale5.2% ABV55 IBU

Half AcreChicago, IL

Widely available nearby

A west coast Pale Ale chock-full of dank, aromatic hops. This one's a screamer, hoard it.

Pabst Pbr- 16 Oz Can

Pabst Pbr- 16 Oz Can

American Lager4.6% ABV

Pabst Brewing CompanyMilwaukee, WI

3 Floyds Gumball Head

3 Floyds Gumball Head

American Wheat Beer5.6% ABV20 IBU

Three Floyds Brewing CoMunster, IN

Available at a few places nearby

Half Acre Galaxy Double Daisy Cutter

Half Acre Galaxy Double Daisy Cutter

Hazy Double IPA8.0% ABV

Half AcreChicago, IL

Pipeworks Ninja Vs. Unicorn

Pipeworks Ninja Vs. Unicorn

Double IPA8.0% ABV150 IBU

Pipeworks Brewing Co.Chicago, IL

Available at very few places nearby

Brewed w/ <5# of hops/bbl & unfiltered to please even the most discerning hop lover

Pipeworks Blood Of The Unicorn

Pipeworks Blood Of The Unicorn

Red IPA6.5% ABV36 IBU

Pipeworks Brewing Co.Chicago, IL

Available at very few places nearby

In this epic battle, the Blood of the Unicorn has been shed by the sword of the deadly assassin of the east. One sip of this aggressively hopped red ale clearly reveals what drives these, the greatest of, hop heads of lore. Is this the end of the mythical homed horse? Or will he rise like the pheonix to fight another day.

Noon Whistle Squishy Gummy

Noon Whistle Squishy Gummy

American IPA7.1% ABV

Noon Whistle BrewingLombard, IL

Available at very few places nearby

Revolution Hazy Hero

Revolution Hazy Hero

American IPA7.3% ABV

Revolution Brewing CompanyChicago, IL

Available at very few places nearby

Dry-hopping additions of Citra, Amarillo, Galaxy, and Mosaic impart sublime flavors of citrus rind, pineapple, passionfruit, and mango.

Two Brothers Amplifier IPA

Two Brothers Amplifier IPA

American IPA6.7% ABV

Two Brothers Brewing CompanyWarrenville, IL

Available at very few places nearby

Two Brothers Atom Smasher

Two Brothers Atom Smasher

Märzen7.7% ABV23 IBU

Two Brothers Brewing CompanyWarrenville, IL

Available at very few places nearby

With a little tip of the hat to our scientific, pioneering neighbors we created the innovative atom smasher limited run artisan beer. A heft, full-bodied lager reminiscent of Marzen beers from days gone by. However, this beer is aged in our oak foudres to add a complexity unmatched by the imported version of Oktoberfest beers today.

18th Street Defiance Alliance

18th Street Defiance Alliance

Kölsch4.7% ABV

18th Street BreweryGary, IN

Available at very few places nearby

18th Street Hunter Vanilla

18th Street Hunter Vanilla

Sweet Stout8.5% ABV

18th Street BreweryGary, IN

5 Rabbit Vida Y Muerte

5 Rabbit Vida Y Muerte

Märzen6.3% ABV24 IBU

5 Rabbit Cerveceria IncBedford, IL

Available at very few places nearby

For fall, we wanted to make a beer that celebrates the spirit of the harvest season. The name means “Life and Death,” which reflects the seriousness that agricultural people placed on the harvest, an important thought to reflect on at this time of year. We owe our lives to nature and our ability to harness the natural world to our advantage, but it is not entirely a matter of will. Larger forces prevail.

Energy City Crimson City Sorbet Ipa. Pink Guava And Blood Orange

Energy City Crimson City Sorbet Ipa. Pink Guava And Blood Orange

American IPA6.5% ABV

Energy City BrewingBatavia, IL

Energy City Mango'Rine Sorbet IPA

Energy City Mango'Rine Sorbet IPA

New England IPA6.8% ABV

Energy City BrewingBatavia, IL

Maplewood Brewing Brownie Points

Maplewood Brewing Brownie Points

British Brown Ale5.3% ABV

Maplewood Brewery & DistilleryChicago, IL

This Northern English Style Brown Ale was brewed to satisfy the Brownie. Full of malty chocolate and toffee flavors, this beer drinks easy.

Maplewood Brewing Fat Pug

Maplewood Brewing Fat Pug

Sweet Stout5.6% ABV

Maplewood Brewery & DistilleryChicago, IL

Notes of dark chocolate and coffee, Fat Pug Milk Stout is rounded out by milk sugar (Lactose) and flaked oats.

Mikerphone  Warm It Up

Mikerphone Warm It Up

American Amber Ale8.5% ABV

Mikerphone BreweryElk Grove Village, IL

Available at very few places nearby

More Piña Colada Marbles

More Piña Colada Marbles

American IPA7.0% ABV

More Brewing CompanyVilla Park, IL

Noon Whistle Gummy Vortex

Noon Whistle Gummy Vortex

American IPA7.5% ABV

Noon Whistle BrewingLombard, IL

Available at very few places nearby

Solemn Oath Grape Brandy Barrel 83

Solemn Oath Grape Brandy Barrel 83

Baltic Porter8.6% ABV

Solemn Oath BreweryNaperville, IL

Available at very few places nearby

Une Année No Regrets

Une Année No Regrets

Wild Specialty Beer5.5% ABV

Une Année BreweryChicago, IL

Une Année Pils

Une Année Pils

German Pils4.8% ABV

Une Année BreweryChicago, IL