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Flossmoor Station Disco Wagon Sour Series #1 Bottle Release Dec. 3

flossmoor-station-disco-wagonLooks like Flossmoor Station is up to something new and funky, releasing the first installment in their new Disco Wagon Sour Soul Series on Thursday, December 3 at 6pm. This is a barrel-aged sour ale weighing in at 7% ABV, available for purchase in 22oz bottles. Pricing and limits are TBA.

Flossmoor Station Brewing Company is located at 1035 Sterling Ave in Flossmoor, IL.


Flossmoor Station Pre-Dark Lord Day Party & Bottle Release Apr. 24

Flossmoor-Station-BrewingAttention all Dark Lord Day lunatics – Flossmoor Station has confirmed their annual pre-festival event for 2015, going down on Friday, April 24 at 4pm. Expect all the usual trimmings, including a limited bottle release, specialty draft beers, outdoor BBQ, live music and more. This year’s release will be Shadow of the Moon Imperial Stout aged in Woodford Reserve bourbon barrels for 6 months.

The details:

  • BA Shadow of the Moon Imperial Stout bottles will go on sale at 5pm
  • Limit 2 cases per person
  • CASH ONLY for bottle sales

Commercial description:

Pours black as night with aromas of sweet chocolate, dark roasted malt, molasses, licorice, dark fruits and a fair amount of booze.  The flavors start off with plenty of chocolate slowly giving way to hints of dark fruits, molasses, licorice, day old coffee and dark malt. The back finish is pretty sweet with quite a bit of booze lingering on the palate long after consumption. 8.6% ABV

Flossmoor Station Brewing Company is located at 1035 Sterling Ave in Flossmoor, IL.


Pre-Dark Lord Day Party at Flossmoor Station

If you’re in the Chicagoland area for this year’s Dark Lord Day festivities, do yourself a favor and don’t allow yourself to miss out on the annual pre-party at Flossmoor Station. I’m sure you have an uber-tasting to attend at your hotel, but loading up on grilled meats and vintage beers to get your system primed and ready is one of the best decisions you’ll probably make this weekend. This time around features a limited bottle release of ThunderSnow to go along with the grilling, trading, tasting and rare tappings, so get there early to ensure you can grab your allotment.

The details:

  • 4pm Grilling Begins
  • 5pm ThunderSnow Bottle Release
  • $15/bottle, 2 bottle limit
  • 6pm Live Music with Nic Jones All Stars

Taplist ($6 per glass):

  • Barrel-Aged Finlaggin
  • Barrel-Aged Imperial Schwartz
  • Barrel-Aged ThunderSnow (Russian Imperial Stout)

Flossmoor Station Brewing Company is located at 1035 Sterling Ave.

Flossmoor Station Fireside Chat Release

Flossmoor Station is keeping the beer geeks hopping, dropping their second barrel-aged beer release in less than a month on Saturday, February 23. Fireside Chat is a bourbon barrel-aged barleywine coming in at 11% abv, designed to “make you thankful for cold winter mornings.”

The details:

  • Tickets for bottles will handed out starting at 10am
  • 6 bottles per person limit
  • $15 per 22oz bottle
  • 660 bottles produced

The previous release of Barrel-Aged Pullman’s Reserve did not sell out same day, but if you’re familiar with Flossmoor’s barleywine track record (yes, the brewer is different, but still), you’re probably showing up early for this one. Plus, it’s Chicago.

Flossmoor Station Brewing Company is located at 1035 Sterling Ave in Flossmoor.