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

 

HOPLINKS
Beer News from Chicago & Beyond

May 16, 2017 – In this week's Hoplinks, a Chicago institution serves its last pint, a culinary brewery goes abroad, a much maligned building is set to house another brewery, a Michigan stalwart heads to the D, a craft beer favorite sells out, the struggles of starting a small business are detailed, and there's yet more lists to disagree with.

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BEER & BRANDING
Hop Butcher for the World

May 16, 2017 – We take a look back at our look behind this trending Chicago brewery, and the distinct lineup of artwork that's been gracing their labels, thanks to local illustrator Dan Grzeca.

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CHICAGO CRAFT CRAWL
The Brown Line "L"

In the latest iteration of the "CCC," we hop on the faithful Brown Line to explore the vast selection of Northside beer bars within just a few blocks of each station.

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"THE HOP REVIEWS"
A Monthly Beer Review: May

We drink a lot of beer here at THR. So, we figured we'd drink a few and share our opinions. This May, we've got 16 new options worth trying, from the U.S. and abroad.

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A few snapshots into our recent excursions: