BREWPUB

2323 N Milwaukee Ave
Chicago, IL 60647
773-227-2739
Mon-Fri: 11am-2am
Sat: 10am-3am
Sun: 10am-2am

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KEDZIE BREWERY

3340 N Kedzie Ave
Chicago, IL 60618
Wed-Thurs: 2pm-10pm
Fri: 2-11pm
Sat: Noon-11pm
Sun: Noon-6pm

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What's New

Deep Wood Series: Blue Gene

11.12.14 / Beer, Brewery

We are thrilled to bring back Blue Gene, a member to our 'Gene family of Eugene Porter variants, packaged in 22-ounce bombers for the first time. Blue Gene, the latest in our Deep Wood Series, is the result of a...

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Rev Brew 2014 Holiday Schedule

11.11.14 / Brewery, Brewpub

Here's the holiday schedule for our brewpub and tap room: Date BREWPUB TAP ROOM Nov. 27 (Thanksgiving) closed closed Nov. 28 11am-2am 2pm-11pm Dec. 24 (Christmas Eve) closed closed Dec. 25 (Christmas) closed closed Dec. 31 (New Year's Eve) 11am-2am ...

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Winter Food & Beer Pairings

11.10.14 /

Our brewpub's general manager Gabriel Boden knows about food and beer. He honed his pairing skills in fine dining, managed restaurants, and is also a Cicerone. Here's his take on which of our beers pair best with some...

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Tags: food, craft beer, brewpub, cooking

November 2014 Beer of the Month Locations

11.1.14 /

Check out where you can find Rev Brew specials during the month of November 2014!Cortland's Garage - FistmasWorld of Beer Evanston - FistmasPaddy Mac's - Cross of GoldBuild-A-Bun (Frankfort) - $4 Bottom Up Wit

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Deth’s Tar 2014 Release Dates

10.18.14 / Beer, Brewery

All hail the return of Deth's Tar, beer number 2 in our Deep Wood Series.Last Thursday we transferred Deth's Tar from its collective bourbon barrel sleeping chambers to the brite tank to force carbonate before bottling, and we...

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Revolution Hits Cleveland Beer Week!

10.6.14 /

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Attention, Cleveland comrades! We're representing our brews during Cleveland Beer Week through several events in your area.Here's the rundown:TUESDAY10.14 - "Chicago's Finest" at B Spot - 11:30am-closeat various B Spot locations: B Spot...

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Tags: craft beer, cans, party, bars, food, music, cleveland

October 2014 Beer of the Month Locations

10.2.14 / News

Check out where you can find Rev Brew specials during the month of October 2014!Newport Bar & Grill - Oktoberfest Beer of the MonthDurty Nellie's Palatine - Oktoberfest Beer of the MonthMorton Arboretum - Festive Fall...

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Revolution Brewing Introduces Two New Beers at Binny’s Grand Tasting Oct. 7

10.1.14 / Brewery, News

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PRESS RELEASEOct. 1, 2014 - CHICAGO - Revolution Brewing, Chicago’s hometown brewery, is proud to reveal two additions to its packaged beer lineup next week: Gravedigger Billy, a bourbon barrel-aged wee heavy Scotch ale, and Unsessionable, an imperial IPA...

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Prepping for Penguin Hops with Shedd Aquarium

09.16.14 / Beer, News

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Penguin Hops will be coming back this fall! For the previous two years, we've partnered with Shedd Aquarium to brew Penguin Hops, an IPA brewed using hops grown on the aquarium's exterior.Our head brewpub brewer Wil Turner...

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September 2014 Beer of the Month Locations

09.2.14 / News

Check out where you can find Rev Brew specials during the month of September 2014!Riverview Tavern - Brewery of the Month; $4 select beersSheffield's - Brewery of the Month; $4 select beersGlen Oak Country Club (Glen Ellyn) -...

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August 2014 Beer of the Month Locations

08.5.14 /

Check out where you can find Rev Brew specials during the month of August 2014!Seven Ten Lanes: Rosa Hibiscus Ale drafts $5Glascott's Groggery: All Revolution Beers $5Pints in Elmhurst: Rosa Hibiscus Ale  

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Beef Specials at the Brewpub

07.29.14 /

Thanks to our friends at La Pryor Farms, we have some wonderful specials running at the brewpub for the next week (through about Aug. 2) - all featuring beef sourced from their farm!Appetizer: Meatballs in Roasted Red Pepper Sauce,...

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Tags: food, brewpub, local, la pryor farms

July 2014 Beer of the Month Locations

07.1.14 /

Check out where you can find Rev Brew specials during the month of July 2014!Galways Arms, N. Clark: Cross of Gold draftsNewport Bar and Grill: $4 Rosa cansTilted Kilt, Loop: Rosa draftsSeven-Ten Lanes, Hyde Park: Rosa drafts...

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Rooftop Veggies at the Brewpub

06.18.14 /

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The revolution is growing at the brewpub -- on our rooftop! Party Captain Jessica Romanowski and Head Chef Charlie Eure have been hard at work utilizing our large, sunny rooftop for growing vegetables and herbs for a couple of years....

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June 2014 Beer of the Month Locations

05.30.14 /

Check out where you can find Rev Brew specials during the month of June 2014!Murphy's Bleachers: $4 Anti Hero and Bottom Up (when Cubs are away)Mrs. Murphy & Son's Irish Bisto: Special firkin, plus $4 Anti Hero...

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Product Advisory

05.27.14 /

We have discovered a mechanical issue with our can seamer that has caused some leaking cans. The batches affected are: Rosa cans produced on 5/14/14 Anti-Hero produced on 5/20/14 Eugene Porter produced on 5/21/14The beer inside is not affected; this is just...

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2nd Annual Battle of the Breweries at Emporium Arcade Bar

05.8.14 /

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Calling all craft beer fans and arcade game wizards! During the upcoming Chicago Craft Beer Week (May 15-25), Revolution Brewing will again be hosting a "Battle of the Breweries" tap takeover and bracketed arcade tournament at Emporium Arcade Bar. The...

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Tags: craft beer, party, arcade, tournament, baseball, emporium

Rev Brew at Chicago Craft Beer Week 2014

05.8.14 / Beer, Event, News

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Help us celebrate Chicago craft beer over the next 10 days! (Read farther down for the CCBW featured beers list.)Chicago Craft Beer Week runs May 15-25. Here's where you can find us at these amazing events! Apologies to our...

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May 2014 Beer of the Month Locations

04.29.14 /

Check out where you can find Rev Brew specials during the month of May 2014! Ellyn's Tap House, Glen Ellyn - Rosa $4 Crossing Tavern - Rosa cans $5  Sidebar - Anti-Hero IPA draft $5 / Rosa cans $5 Brownstone - Coup d'Etat $5...

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April 2014 Beer of the Month Locations

04.2.14 /

Check out where you can find Rev Brew specials during the month of April 2014! SPACE (Evanston): $6 Bottom Up Wit drafts CiNe, (Hinsdale): A Little Crazy & Double Fist The National (Wrigleyville): featured brewery of the month, multiple beers on special ...

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Celebrate Chicago Baseball Opening Days with Revolution Brewing

03.27.14 / Beer, Event

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We swear, spring is here. And with spring comes... baseball!Whatever your loyalty, join the Rev Brew party at these opening day events:3/31 - Chicago White Sox Opening Day Crawl 4/4 - Chicago Cubs Opening Day Crawl

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Tags: craft beer, food, baseball, sox, cubs, lakeview, bridgeport

March 2014 Beer of Month Locations

03.4.14 /

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Check out where you can find Rev Brew specials during the month of March 2014!A Little Crazy will be Beer of the Month at: -- Fat Pour -- Derby -- The Irish Oak -- Diag Bar & Grill  --...

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Rev Brew 2013 Holiday Schedule

11.19.13 /

Here's the holiday schedule for our brewpub and tap room: Date BREWPUB TAP ROOM Nov. 28 (Thanksgiving) closed closed Nov. 29 11am-2am 2pm-11pm Dec. 24 (Christmas Eve) closed closed Dec. 25 (Christmas) closed closed Dec. 31 (New Year's Eve) 11am-2am closed ...

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Tags: production brewery, kedzie, brewpub

Revolution at Cleveland Beer Week

10.22.13 / Beer, Event

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Attention, Cleveland comrades! We're representing our brews during Cleveland Beer Week through several events in your area. Here's the rundown:TUESDAY10.22 - 5pm: B-Spot Burgers at Crocker Park. Stop out for a Happy Hour meet and...

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Tags: craft beer, cleveland, ohio

Brewery of the Month List

10.14.13 / Beer, Event

Get your Rev brews at these local bars who are featuring us as brewery of the month: Riverview Tavern: $4 Rev pints (Eugene Porter, Cross of Gold, A Little Crazy) The National: $5 Rev pints (Anti-Hero IPA, Bottom Up Wit, Eugene Porter) ...

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Deth’s Tar Events

10.14.13 / Beer, Event

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Want to know where you can find Deth's Tar in the area? Our barrel-aged imperial stout named after our exalted leader, Emperor Deth, will be at the following events:10.15 - Riverview Tavern tap overthrow10.17 - Fischman Liquors 'Tap This!'...

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Tags: craft beer

Red Skull Events

10.14.13 / Beer, Event

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Wondering where our Red Skull will be featured in the area? Here's a list of events in and around Chicago where you can enjoy some of our imperial red ale:10.15 - Riverview Tavern tap overthrow10.18 - Maggiano's Naperville...

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Rev Brew at Great American Beer Festival in Denver, Oct. 10-12

10.7.13 / Event, News

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We're heading back out to Denver for the Great American Beer Festival from Oct. 10-12, 2013. Join us there or at a couple outside events in the mile-high city.Our festival beers are: Cross of Gold, Bottom Up Wit, Oktoberfest,...

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Tags: craft beer, party, gabf, denver, festival

Penguin Hops Returns Oct. 16

10.4.13 / Beer, News

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‘PENGUIN HOPS’ CRAFT BREW BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND Shedd Aquarium, Revolution Brewing Team Up to Offer Second Round of Sustainable Suds CHICAGO – Shedd Aquarium’s commitment to sustainability grows beyond the building walls into its organic...

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10.4.13 Oktoberfest Party at Revolution Brewing Kedzie

08.27.13 / Beer, Event

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TICKET SALES ARE NOW CLOSED - WE'LL SEE YOU FRIDAY!Friday, Oct. 4. 6-10pm at the Kedzie Production Brewery (3340 N. Kedzie, Chicago, IL 60618)E-tickets for our big fall event cost $35 each and include a huge one-liter commemorative glass stein...

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Tags: oktoberfest, stein, craft beer, party, production brewery, kedzie, music

Summer Updates

07.31.13 / Beer

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Some beer updates for you:Rosa Hibiscus Ale is nearing the end of her season. We'll still have her available on draft for the next few weeks. Grab Rosa cans off the shelves while you can. Our next seasonal...

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‘The Great Food Truck Race’ Comes to Logan Square!

06.14.13 / News

The Food Network's "The Great Food Truck Race" is taping in Chicago tomorrow, and we and Ultra Lounge have teamed to help out contestant Tikka Tikka Taco from St. Louis! The truck will be outside Ultra Lounge from...

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Tags: craft beer, food, cans, food trucks, cole's bar, logan square, tv

Chicago’s Revolution Brewing and California’s Firestone Walker Brewing Company Release Dos Osos IPA

05.24.13 / Beer, Brewery, News

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May 24, 2013 – CHICAGO – Revolution Brewing, Illinois’ fastest growing craft brewer, is proud to announce the release of Dos Osos IPA, a collaboration brew from Revolution and Firestone Walker Brewing Company of Paso Robles, Calif. “This IPA has...

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Revolution Events During Chicago Craft Beer Week

05.6.13 / Beer, Brewery, Brewpub, Event, News

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We're all over the fourth edition of Chicago Craft Beer Week with a ton of events where we'll be out and about. We'll also have beer and food specials at our brewpub! Check out the...

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Tags: craft beer, party, cans, kedzie, ccbw, production brewery, icbg

Brewers for Clean Water Campaign

04.17.13 /

You can't make great beer without clean water! Join Josh Deth, our Chairman of the Party, for an Earth Day craft beer tasting to benefit the National Resources Defense Council's Brewers for Clean Water campaign at the Galleria...

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Battle of the Breweries Tap Takeover and Arcade Tournament at Emporium Arcade Bar - May 21

03.22.13 /

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Calling all craft beer fans and arcade game wizards! During the upcoming Chicago Craft Beer Week (May 16-26), Revolution Brewing and Half Acre Beer Company will be hosting a "Battle of the Breweries" tap takeover and bracketed arcade tournament at...

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Tags: ccbw, craft beer, party, tournament, battle, arcade, emporium

Chicago’s Revolution Brewing Expands Production and Changes Distribution

03.12.13 /

Revolution Brewing, Illinois’ fastest growing craft brewer is expanding its tank farm to double production capacity to 35,000 barrels a year. This is the first phase of expansion at the Kedzie Ave. brewery in Chicago’s Avondale...

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A Little Crazy Can Release Party!

02.4.13 /

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Come hang with us at Cole's (2338 N. MIlwaukee, right across from the Rev brewpub) as we release our latest canned creation, A little Crazy Belgian-style pale ale, into the wild! There will be A Little Crazy can specials and...

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Tags: craft beer, party, release, cans, alittlecrazy, matty, cole's bar

Penguin Hops Release Party at Whole Foods in Lincoln Park

11.30.12 /

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Mark your calendars for Friday, December 7th from 6-8pm so you can come party with us at Whole Foods in Lincoln Park to celebrate the public release of our collaboration beer with Shedd Aquariaum, Penguin Hops! Entertainment provided by...

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Wednesday Beer Release: Penguin Hops

11.28.12 /

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Today we release Penguin Hops! This new beer was made to showcase the unknown hop varietals grown locally at Chicago's own Shedd Aquarium. The hops were steeped in the kettle at the end of the boil to impart a...

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Mug Club Membership

11.8.12 /

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So you want to join the party, do ya? Over 2500 screaming Revolutionaries couldn't be wrong! $25 for the first year, with option for annual renewal for only $15. Sign up at the brewpub or Kedzie tap room today!Membership Perks Include: ...

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10/18 Whole Foods Schaumburg Autumn Beer Dinner

10.18.12 /

Celebrate fall with an assortment of autumn brews and paired dishes to complement the fall inspired beers. The evening features a four to five course menu beginning with appetizers at 5:30 p.m., followed by dinner and beer pairings by Revolution...

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Wednesday Beer Release: Adams Best Bitter

10.10.12 /

As with many of our brews, you get a nice little history lesson to go along with today's release. Adams Best Bitter is an earthy, lightly toasty, traditional Best Bitter brewed to showcase newly available Irish Stout and Ale...

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9.22.12 Oktoberfest Party 3-8 pm

08.24.12 / Brewery, Event, Food, News

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3-8 pm at the Kedzie Production Brewery (3340 N. Kedzie, Chicago, IL 60618). Tickets for our big Fall event cost $35 each and include a huge 1L commemorative glass stein full of our Oktoberfest Revolution beer. Additionally, there will be live music (The...

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Beer Release Wednesday: Poetic Justice and the re-release of T.V. Party Rye IPA

04.4.12 /

It's time for another Wednesday beer release! Today we are tapping our latest brew, Poetic Justice ($5 pint, 4.3% ABV). This beer can probably be best described stylistically as a Special Bitter - a session beer for sure. We used 100% of...

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Chicago History Museum Punk ‘n’ Brew Dinner

03.23.12 / Beer, Event, Food

Join the Chicago History Museum for an evening of history, punk music, and rockin’ good food at Revolution Brewing. We’ll enjoy four courses and beer pairings inspired by punk music. Learn about Revolution’s punk connections...

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Roll Into Spring Vegan Beer Dinner

03.23.12 / Beer, Event, Food

This event is sold out!Roll into Spring at our Vegan Beer Dinner on Monday, March 26th at 7:00pm.  Welcome Spring with a five-course meal paired with the perfect Revolution Beer. $65 per person.

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