Beer Releases: June 6 - June 12, 2021

Two Anniversary Celebrations This Week

Both Miskatonic Brewing Company and Rt66 Old School Brewing are celebrating their anniveraries this weekend.  

Graphic for Miskatonic's 6th Anniversary

Miskatonic's 6th Anniversary Bash

There will music all day long, featuring acoustic sets starting at 12:30pm and electric sets starting at 7:30pm.  Don't miss the Barrel Aged Gelatinous Cube (which we highlight below).  Ayala's Empanadas starts at 12pm.  Chuck's BBQ starts at 4pm.  Click here to visit the event's Facebook page.

Cake with a 2 on it

OSB's 2nd Beerthday

The day starts with Auntie Anne's food truck at 11pm, followed by live music from Dave Gibson (2pm-5pm) and The Jib Bros (7pm-11pm).  Dont miss Blue Dream, "Blueberry Yum Yum" in a Carbernet Barrel.  Click here to visit the Event's Facebook Page.

New Releases - Hot Spot DropsComing Soon

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Sunday, June 6

No beers released.

 Monday, June 7

Pollyanna's Eleanor (can and glass)

Pollyanna's Eleanor

Eleanor is Pollyanna's year-round Porter.  Wonder why the name of the beer is Eleanor?  Click here to make the connection.

Tuesday, June 8

Pollyanna's Lexical Gap (glass and can) on a window sill)

Lexical Gap

Pollyanna's Lexical Gap is a super-fresh West Coast IPA, dry hopped with Citra, Mosaic, Simcoe, Centennial and Columbus hops.  

 Wednesday, June 9

 Glass of Elote Supremo from Flapjack Brewery

Elote Supremo

Flapjack Brewery has re-released Elote Supremo, a tasty Mexican Lager.  This is a smooth and refreshing beer, make with pale malt and flaked corn.

Thursday, June 10

 4 pack of cans from Black Horizon Brewing

Get It Get It Grab It Grab It, Drink It Drink It

Black Horizon Brewing Company

Glass of beer from Flapjack Brewery

Punch My Brain

Flapjack's latest is a fun sour beer, featuring guava, sea salt, lime and chili.  Make sure to get Punch My Brain today!

The Woolly Vortex

Ike & Oak has released the Woolly Vortex!  This is one of their tasty milkshake IPAs, this time brewed with strawberries and vanilla.

Friday, June 11

Graphic for Mad Hatchet's Summer Shanty

Summer Camp Shanty

It's going to be another warm one, a Mad Hatchet is re-releaing Summer Camp Shanty.  Their take on the lemony summer delight is oh so refreshing, you'll want to immediately head their when you see the temps break 85 degrees.  

Label for Mimic by Miskatonic Brewing Company

The Mimic

Kicking off Miskatonic's Anniversary Weekend is Mimic, an Imperical Coconut Chocolate Stout.  They cranked up the malt build this time and took out the lactose.  It's vegan and friendly for lactose-intolerant folks, perfect with SteMartaen's vegan pop-up at 5pm.

Grahpic for Nik & Ivy's Canal Water

Canal Water

Nik & Ivy's newest pays homage to the nearby Illinois & Michigan Canal.  Canal Water is smooth, slightly sweet, and has a clean bitter bite of citrus zest, pine, and stone fruit.

Cans and a glass of Pollyanna's Mango Allure

Getting Mango With It

Pollyanna's Mango Allure is one of their best Berliner Weisse's that they offer.  Light in body and effervescent, this sour is perfect for the super hot days.  Truly majestic.

Fresh Lagerbier

Pollyanna Pils will be ready at noon on Friday!  Make sure to head over to get yours (as well as some of the other earlier releases)!

Saturday, June 12

Label for Miskatonic's Gelatinous Cube

Barrel-Aged Gelatinous Cube

The label says it all, a bourbon barrel-aged cinnamon mocha imperial stout.  This is an amazing beer, one perfect for celebrating Miskatonic's 6th Anniversary.

Several bottles of blue dream in a beer bucket

Barrel Aged Blue Dream

Rt66's Second Anniversary celebratory beer is Barrel Aged Blue Dream.  This a blueberry beer that was aged in a cabernet barrel!


Hot Spot Drops

We're going to list the date and location of craft beer drops along the Corridor.  Remember, these are all limited and subject to availability (just like everything in life, if you think about it).


Tuesday, June 8 - Iron&Glass Romeoville


Wednesday, June 9 - Iron&Glass Romeoville

Thursday, June 10 - Orange & Brew Downers Grove

Orange & Brew Beer Slushie

Thursday, June 10 - Orange & Brew Downers Grove

Thursday, June 10 - Iron&Glass Romeoville

Iron&Glass Romeoville

Thursday, June 10 - Iron&Glass Romeoville

Coming Soon

Coming soon.

Scenes from the Corridor