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Beer Buzz: Flavors from the Dark Side

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As the weather gets colder it’s hard to beat a nice rich stout or porter. American craft brewers are famous for their ingenuity and you wouldn’t believe some of the ingredients making their way into brew kettles these days. From old favorites to tasty new brews, here are some unique stouts and porters that are perfect for your next holiday get together.

 

Dark Beers Binny's

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Confessions of a Mixologist: Driving to Memphis

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Bring on the barbeque! This cocktail will blow your mind. You think you’re committing to a bourbon cocktail, but then you get hit in the face with a flavor blast of peach barbeque. Seriously, stop in to one of our tasting rooms to give it a try, or mix one up at home and pair it with your favorite bbq dish. Don’t forget the peach pie… you’ll thank us later.

 

Driving To Memphis Cocktail Binny's

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Kahlua Holiday Gift Wrapping Event

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Stressed about holiday shopping? De-stress with Kahlua at this two-day event. Bring your unwrapped presents (limit 2 per customer) to Binny’s Bolingbrook, and have them wrapped while you indulge in brownies, coffee, candy and Kahlua holiday cocktails. Mrs. Claus is bringing Kahlua’s elves to wrap your presents in a Kahlua airstream. You’ll also have a chance to win swag, prizes and more!

 

Kahlua Gift Wrapping Blog

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Thanksgiving Spirit Pairings

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It’s no secret we love whiskey. And tequila. And gin. And pretty much anything else distilled. Spirits are great in cocktails, on their own, or even to pair with Thanksgiving dinner. Check out a few of our favorite Thanksgiving spirit pairings below and let us know what you think in the comment section or online.

 

Thanksgiving Binny's

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Confessions of a Mixologist: No Hang Ups

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We’ve seen some impressive world records go down, but this one showed dedication. Comedians Rob Mor and Alex Weber completed the world’s longest live stream, lasting 14 whole days. You could watch them live on NoHangUps.tv eating, sleeping, Tindering, working out, etc. On their 14 day journey, Rob made a stop at Binny’s Lincoln Park to debut his mixologist skills – and it turns out, he wasn’t terrible.

 

No Hang Ups

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