Joie de Vivre | Revolution Brewing
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Brewpub

Hours

Mon-Tues / Closed
Wed-Thurs / 12-10pm
Fri-Sat / 12-11pm
Sun / 12-10pm
Available / Full service restaurant, draft beer, wine, cocktails

Address

2323 N. Milwaukee Ave
Chicago, IL 60647

773-227-2739

Brewery + Taproom

Hours

Mon-Tue / CLOSED
Wed-Fri / 2-9pm
Sat / 12-9pm
Sun / 12-6pm
Available / Draft beer, guest cider, snack menu (guests may bring their own food and non-alcoholic beverages)

For Tap Room or Pickup questions, please call 773-649-5066 or email taproomcrew@revbrew.com

Address

3340 N. Kedzie Ave
Chicago, IL 60618

773-588-2267

Joie de Vivre

Blended Barrel-Aged Fruited Wild Saison

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Pronounced [zhwa-deh-veev], this delightfully indelicate wild ale is the result of an 18-month long experiment in mixed fermentation and blending.

Bone dry, fruity, and funkier than George Clinton’s backside, this Saison has been aged in French oak Rioja and Bordeaux barrels with a legion of wild yeasts and bacterial cultures. Horse blanket and barnyard “funk” comes from a blend of wild yeasts in the Brettanomyces family. Lactobacillus adds a soft-yet-assertive lactic acidity to give the beer a nice “bite”. Cabernet grapes from Paso Robles, CA were pressed in-house and allowed to begin fermenting before being added to the mix. Finally, we blended this beer with a bit of Freedom of Speach to smooth the edges and mellow the considerable funkiness.

Alc. by vol. – 6.2%

Bitterness - 5 IBUs

Availability

Limited Release


  • Draft