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The Hop Review gathers the best stories and perspectives of craft beer through interviews, photography & travel. 

 

BREW NEWS
from Chicago & Beyond

April 29, 2016 – In this edition of the Hoplinks, another brewery name falls to a legal dispute, a suburban brewery finds a home, another expands, a beer is inspired by chimp food, the Loop is about to get a little cooler, and a never ending debate rages on.

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BEER & BRANDING
Guinness

May 3, 2016 – Guinness has long been defined as being "a pint of the black stuff"–one of the world's most famous beers. But it's also been long associated with one other element: the harp. Over time, the harp that so defined the Dublin brewery began to lose its character. Until London's Design Bridge reveal last week...

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CHICAGO CRAFT CRAWL
Lincoln Avenue – Part 2

In the latest iteration of the "CCC," we continue our long journey up bustling Lincoln Avenue, north of Belmont, to find the best spots for a quality beer among the plethora of options.

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THE STYLE GUIDE
V. X Gose

In this column, as you might've guessed, THR tackles beer styles. Because, let's face it, we could all use a refresher. This time around we explore the increasingly popular tart & salty gose.

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A few snapshots into our recent excursions