July 2017

Serving it up at Starved Rock Family Fun!

July 19, 2017 Uncategorized

Well, welcome back to the Craft Beer Convert on this episode I get to toot my own horn a bit and shamelessly plug my own business! You see I own a driving range and miniature golf course in the town of La Salle, Illinois and while I have had my liquor license for a few years now I finally have my first shipment of a local craft beer and you guessed it, it’s my personal favorite Kit Kupfer from TangledRead More

Summer Fun Fests

July 19, 2017 Uncategorized

This version of the Craft Beer Convert focuses on fun and festivals; it’s that time of year where many communities have city wide festivals and these festivals have a large range of beer products. But recently there has been a trend towards craft beer tastings and craft beer as an option in the beer gardens. I for one have enjoyed this trend and recently enjoyed it first hand at my hometown’s celebration days at The Best Fest in Oglesby Illinois.Read More

Launch Parties

July 5, 2017 Uncategorized

One of the great things about craft beers is when you begin to see it develop from a brew house beer to a local beer and with that the launch parties at all the local places. So, being involved with Tangled Roots early on it has been fun to attend these events and see people try the different brews for the first time and gauge their reactions. Recently, I attended one at a local spot, Water Street Pub in PeruRead More