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    Beers Of The Month | October 2022

    Featured selections of Craft Beers created by local Fox Valley area brewing companies.

    Tailgate – Amber Ale
    Created for enjoying while tailgating for or watching the big game, Tailgate Amber Ale has both sweet and toasted caramel flavors, with just the right amount of hops to balance out the flavor. Pairs perfectly with anything you might be cooking on that charcoal kettle grill while repping your teams’ colors!

    93 Octane Brewery
    825 Lincoln Hwy,
    St. Charles, IL 60174

    Scars Are Beautiful – West Coast IPA – 6.0% ABV

    ‘Scars Are Beautiful’ is a Nationwide collaboration beer inspired by brewer and breast cancer previvor, Jess Mitchell of Kinship Brewing in Iowa. This classic style West Coast IPA features Simcoe, Centennial and Columbus hops for a great throwback. A portion of the proceeds Penrose receives from Scars are Beautiful will directly benefit the Northwestern Medicine Cancer Centers in Chicagoland.Scars Are Beautiful is available on draft and 4-Packs to Go Now in the Penrose Taproom and local retailers.

    Penrose Brewing
    509 Stevens St.
    Geneva, IL 60134

    Amber Pines

    Perfect for fall, football, and the changing of seasons, this 5.7% ABV American Amber Ale is brewed with Maris Otter, Munich, Victory, Caramel, and a touch of Rye and Chocolate malts with a big late addition of Simcoe, Chinook, Centennial, and Idaho 7 hops. Malty and complex, but well hopped, this beer is balanced and approachable making it a beer for everyone.

    Pollyanna Brewing & Distilling
    106 S Riverside Ave.
    St. Charles, IL 60174

    The 77 – Chicago Neighborhood Lager – 4% ABV

    This can contains genuine Hidden Hand beer, expertly brewed to our own exacting formula which calls for only the finest sun-ripened grain and hops. A reliable and original lager crafted in homage to our unbreakable fortress city forged together as a collection of 77 communities. Crisp, refreshing, and naturally carbonated, The 77 Chicago Neighborhood Lager is a beer drinkers beer.

    Solemn Oath Brewery
    1661 Quincy Ave #179
    Naperville, IL 60540

    Heavy Handed Wet Hopped IPA – 7.5% ABV

    Filled with freshly-picked hops, our seasonal Heavy Handed is an IPA lover’s dream. A generous helping of fresh El Dorado hops is added immediately to the whirlpool, creating a distinct “wet hopped” flavor profile with bright fruity aromas. This hop-forward IPA is a seasonal favorite that you do not want to miss out on!

    Two Brothers Brewing Company
    30W315 Calumet Ave.
    Warrenville, IL 60555

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