BCBS, Bourbon County, Goose Island -

Last Friday I wrote about one of Chicago's most famous beers, Goose Island Bourbon County Brand Stout. I've had a couple of bottles since then, but nothing beats a little BCBS from the tap. Goose Island has a taproom in the Fulton Market area of Chicago and this is where a lot of Goose Island's specialty brews are actually produced. What makes it even more appealing is that they typically always have a handful of unique beers on tap that you're only going to find at the Taproom as opposed to their Brewpub or in stores. In order to take...

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#haveadrinkfriday, BCBS, Beer, Bourbon County, Goose Island, Neckbeard Nectar, The Beer Cellar Chicago, Transient, Transient Ales -

Well it's Black Friday 2016, the day after Thanksgiving where everyone goes insane to buy things at stupid prices at stores that in reality aren't the greatest deals ever. You can count on it. The other thing you can count on is literally some of the best beers in America being released. Those beers are Bourbon County Brand Stout (BCBS) and a collaboration between Transient Ales and a shop in Glen Ellyn, IL called The Beer Cellar. For those unfamiliar with these brews, they're annually released Imperial Stouts from Goose Island out of Chicago that's aged in bourbon barrels and...

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