Our Quick Beer series in Chicago ends where it all started for many craft beer lovers in the city: the famous Map Room. Calling itself a Traveller’s Tavern, the Map Room has been going for over 30 years and is on the very short list of top craft beer bars in Chicago.

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A Quick Beer in London, Ontario – Episode Three

In this episode we visit one of the pioneers of the modern craft beer revolution in London, Forked River Brewing. We have a chat with Dave Reed who guides us through a tasting of a few of Forked River's excellent barrel and spontaneous fermentation beers. Don't miss this chat with a brewery that's always been ahead of the curve in London.

A Quick Beer in East Lansing, Michigan

East Lansing, which borders Michigan's capital Lansing, is home to the sprawling Michigan State University campus. And bucking the expectations of a university town, although there isn't much of a brewing scene, there's a range of lively beer bars serving very fine craft beer from Michigan and beyond.

A Quick Beer in London, Ontario – Episode One

In our biggest A Quick Beer yet, we visit London, Ontario in this multi-part episode. In Part One we have a beer with Milos Kral, who could be called the godfather of good beer in London. From his days at Chaucer's through Chancey Smith's/Gambrinus to opening Pub Milos, you don't want to miss Milos giving us an entertaining history of London's good beer scene.

A Quick Beer in Royal Oak, Michigan

Join us for A Quick Beer in Royal Oak, Michigan. Bordering Metro Detroit, Royal Oak has a fun beer scene of its own with many memorable spots including Royal Oak Brewery, Lily's Seafood, Jolly Pumpkin, HopCat, and fun dive bars Ye Olde Saloon and Gusoline Alley.