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The Hop Review gathers the best stories and perspectives of the craft beer industry. 

 

BREW NEWS FROM
CHICAGO & BEYOND

August 28, 2015 – In this week's Hoplinks, there's more news from Logan Square, a brewery turns one, the USA craft industry is bigger than we thought, and the French are in the midst of another Révolution.

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BEER & BRANDING: 
BREWDOG

August 11, 2015 – The UK's fastest growing brewery employed century's old techniques to refresh their brand and packaging. If you've gotten your hands on any lately, you know what I'm talking about...

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THE STYLE GUIDE
v. 
VII SESSION BEERS

August 2015 –In this column, as you might've guessed, THR tackles beer styles. Because, let's face it, we could all use a refresher. Now up, we take a look at the popular but ambiguous "saisons."

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CHICAGO CRAFT CRAWL:
#80 Bus - IRVING PARK RD.

In the latest iteration of the CCC, we make our way through several North Side 'hoods to discover more than enough spots to find great beer along or near Irving Park Road. Gastropubs, cafes, breweries and biergartens.

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August BEER OF THE MONTH:
Moody Tongue'S Steeped Emperor's Lemon Saison

Need to stay cool on these 90 degree days? We've got you covered with this month's BOTM. A lemon saison from Moody Tongue

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A few snapshots into our recent excursions