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

 

BREW NEWS FROM
CHICAGO & BEYOND

July 17, 2015 – In this week's Hoplinks, Michigan gains a brewery and a mobile pub, there's great news for fans of trading, and we find out just how far some people will go for a beer.

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BEER & BRANDING: 
PRAIRIE ARTISAN ALES

July 29, 2015 – Tulsa's Prairie Artisan Ales is one of the country's most progressive breweries. We asked Co-founder/Art Guy Colin Healey what makes them unique. He tells us, utilizing one of the best analogies we've heard to date.

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THE STYLE GUIDE
v. 
VI SESSION BEERS

July 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 "sessions."

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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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JULY BEER OF THE MONTH:
TEMPERANCE'S GREENWOOD BEACH

Temperance Beer Co.'s Greenwood Beach is about as refreshing an ale you can find. Thankfully for us, we have been finding it all over town. Pour that pineapple blonde!

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A few snapshots into our recent excursions