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Cocktail Kits đŸ„ƒđŸ§»

8/31/2020

We hope you're bunkering down in good spirits and that you're safe and healthy! In order to adapt to the shutdown and quarantine of Chicago we will be offering cocktail kits for pickup for a limited time.

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Reinheitsgebot 101: The History, Present and Future of German Beer

8/31/2020

When the Reinheitsgebot or "purity order" was first adopted in 1516 in Bavaria, it was not what we know it as today. It was first and foremost a financial law in several parts. The first few parts created a pricing system for beer based on the seasons, and the last section declared what profits innkeepers could make from beer sales.

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Who Was Ada Coleman: Trailblazing Bartender

4/29/2020

It's true that women have long been a feature of the bar world, but they have tended to be out mingling with the guests in alluring clothing or serving drinks on the floor rather than standing behind the counter and mixing them. Ada Coleman was a trailblazing pioneer who broke through gender barriers to become one of the world's most famous female bartenders.

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