Beers Past

Availability: Always

ABV: 5.5%

Black, cracked, stuffed in a sack, boiled and cold-infused. The real treat of our A.P.A. is the tangle of flavors that fresh cracked pepper and Northern Brewer Hops create. At 65 IBUs (bitterness units) there's plenty of zing for the Hop Heads or Bitter Bettys, but not so much to overpower the tingle of the black pepper as it slowly kicks in. Likewise, the 15° Plato malt bill features a healthy dose of caramel malt meant to soften (but not stifle) the play of pepper and hops on the palate.


Chicagoist's Beer Of The Week: Furthermore's Knot Stock - 02/15/13

"Earlier this week, we wrote about Furthermore Beer launching in Chicago. This should be some very exciting news to local beer nerds (ourselves included) who make a point of picking up a six pack (or a case) of their fabled Knot Stock every time we..."

Cheese and Cheers - 02/21/13

Hearing that another out-of-town brewery is elbowing up to the tap handles in Chicago beer bars is nothing new anymore, but this is one I have been anticipating for a couple of years...READ MORE

Beer Baron: Spring Green brews go further - 02/26/13

In this column I often write about breweries from elsewhere that are expanding their beer footprint into Wisconsin. This week, Furthermore Beer, the pride of Spring Green and adventurous drinkers across Wisconsin, flips that script. Furthermore this month launched in Chicago. Read more: