2016 Naperville Ale Fest Beer List


2016 Naperville Ale Fest Beer List

Beer styles change with the seasons and this year’s list does not disappoint. With a strong  focus on summer beers you are sure to find an old familiar and something new.

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3 Sheeps Brewing – Sheboygan, WIFirst Kiss – Imperial India Pale AleReally Cool Waterslides – American India Pale Ale

5 Rabbit Cervceria – Bedford Park, IL5 Vulture – Chile BeerWatermelon Paletas – Fruit Beer

51st Ward Beer Co. – Westmont, ILThe Bittermann – English India Pale AleDr. Dankenstien’s Double Whatever – Imperial India Pale Ale

Abita Brewing Co. – Abita Springs, LABlueberry Wheat – Fruit BeerPurple Haze – Fruit Beer

Alarmist Brewing Co. – Chicago, ILPantsless Pale Ale – American Pale AleEntrenched IPA – American India Pale Ale

Ale Syndicate Brewers – Chicago, ILMunicipal – American India Pale AleSunday Session – American Pale Ale

Allagash Brewing Co. – Portland, MEWhite – WitbierLittle Brett – American Wild Ale

Alter Brewing Co. – Downers Grove, ILKing Balaton – Cherry Wheat AleAlterior Motive – American India Pale Ale

Anderson Valley – Boonville, CASummer Solstice – Cream AleThe Kimmie, The Yink & The Holy Gose – Gose

Angry Orchard Hard Cider – Cincinnati, OHGreen Apple – CiderEdge Pear – CiderCrisp – Cider

Anthem Brewing Co. – Salem, ORCider – CiderCherry – Cider

Aquanaut Brewing Co. – Chicago, ILThe Search ESB – English Special BitterStella by Starlight – Belgian India Pale Ale

Arcade Brewery – Chicago, ILGrapefruit IPA – American India Pale AleLava Blender Coconut Pale Ale with Passion Fruit and Lime – American Pale Ale Argus Cidery

Argus Cidery – Austin, TXCiderkin – CiderGinger Perry – Cider

B. Nektar – Ferndale, MINecromangocon – MeadZombie Killer – Mead

Baderbrau – Chicago, ILPils – Chicago PilsenerHigh Noon – Hefeweizen

Ballast Point Brewing Co. – San Diego, CAGrunion Pale Ale – American India Pale AleGrapefruit Sculpin – American India Pale Ale

Banging Gavel Brews – Orland Park, ILLa Ley – Fruit BeerLegit IPA – American India Pale Ale

Bell’s Brewery – Kalamazoo, MIDouble Cream Stout – American StoutOberon Ale – American Pale Wheat AleOatsmobile Ale – American Pale AleQuinannan Falls Special Lager – American Lager

Berghoff Brewery – Chicago, ILRowdy Root Beer – Spiced BeerRockin Bock Rye –Wheat Ale

Black Belt Brewing – Lake Zurich, ILAltbier – AltbierHoney Dukelweizen – Dunkelweizen

Blue Moon Brewing Co. – Golden, CoSummer Honey Wheat – American Pale Wheat AleBelgian White – Witbier

Boulevard Brewing Co. – Kansas City, MIGinger-Lemon Radler – Fruit BeerTropical Pale Ale – American Pale Ale

Brewery Ommegang – Cooperstown, NYWitte – WitbierRosetta – Flaunders Oud Bruin

Brickstone Brewery – Bourbonnais, ILAPA – American Pale AleGulden Stuerk – Belgian Strong Pale Ale

BuckleDown Brewing – Lyons, ILBelt & Suspenders – American India Pale AleFritzicuffs – German Pilsner

Burnt City Brewing Co. – Chicago, ILBalloon Boy Farmhouse Wheat Ale – WitbierRetrofit Lime Radler – Radler

Cademon Brewing Co. – Genoa, ILEve’s Tuition – American PorterTropical Kingpin – Hefeweizen

Cahoots Brewing – Oak Park, ILDark and Stormy – Barrel Aged Spiced AleAmEn! – Barrel Aged Barleywine

Central State Brewing – Indianapolis, INHouse Beer – Rustic Blonde AleCast No Shadow – Brett India Pale Ale

Champion Brewing Co. – Charlottesville, VAShower Beer – Czech PilsnerICBM Double IPA – American Double India Pale Ale

Church Street Brewing Co. – Itasca, ILContinental Lager – German PilsnerFire IPA – American India Pale Ale

Coney Island Brewing Co. – Brooklyn, NYHard Root Beer – Spiced BeerHard Orange Beer – Fruit BeerHard Ginger – Fruit Beer

Crazy Mountain Brewery – Edwards, COLawyers, Guns & Money – English BarleywineMountain Livin’ Pale Ale – American Pale Ale

Crispin Cider – Colfax, CAOriginal – CiderThe Saint – Cider

Dark Horse Brewing Co. – Marshall, MIRaspberry Ale – Fruit BeerPlead the Fifth – American Stout

Deschutes Brewery – Bend, ORArmory XPA – American Pale AleFresh Squeezed – American India Pale Ale

Destihl Brewery – Bloomington, ILAbbey’s Single – Belgian Pale AleSynchopathic Apricot – Dry Hopped Sour

Emmett’s Brewing Co. – Downers Grove, ILWorld’s End IPA – American India Pale Ale1 AM Ale – English Pale Ale

Exit Strategy Brewing Co. – Forest Park, ILExit Strategy – American Pale AlePersephone – Fruit Beer

Farmhaus Cider Co. – Hudsonville, MITrocken – European Dry CiderRaspotle – Raspberries, Chipotle, Magic.

Ferro Farms – Kettle Moraine, WIFerro Farms – Cider

Finch’s Beer Co. – Chicago, ILSungasm – Belgian India Pale AleFascist Pig – American Amber Ale

Firestone Walker Brewing Co. – Paso Robles, CAUnion Jack IPA – American India Pale AleDouble Barrel Ale – English Pale Ale

Forbidden Root – Chicago, ILWildflower IPA – American India Pale AleMoney On My Rind – American Pale Wheat Ale

Founders Brewing Co. – Grand Rapids, MIRubeaus – Raspberry AleMosaic Promise – American Pale Ale

Goose Island Beer Co. – Chicago, ILSofie – Farmhouse AleHalia – Farmhouse Ale

Granite City Brewery – Naperville, ILNemesis – Black India Pale AleGold Fever – Belgian Strong Ale

Greenbush Brewing Co. – Sawyer, MISunspot – HefeweizenPostcards From Dongola – American Red Ale

Guinness – St. James Gate, DublinBlonde – English BlondeNitro IPA – India Pale AleGuinness – Stout

Half Acre Beer Co. – Chicago, ILDaisy Cutter – American Pale AleFreedom of 78 – Guava India Pale Ale

Hopewell Brewing Co. – Chicago, ILField Day – Blonde AleOff – Black Pils – Black Pilsner

Hopvine Brewing Co. – Aurora, ILUrban Tumbleweed – HefeweizenAlpha Mastodon IIPA – Double India Pale Ale

Illuminated Brew Works – Chicago, ILCult of Kallisti – Brett Golden AleOrange Sunshine – Citrus Saison

Kona Brewing Co. – Kailua-Kona, HIBig Wave Golden Ale – American Blonde AlePipeline Porter – American Porter

Lagunitas Brewing Co. – Chicago, ILIPA – American India Pale AlePils – Hoppy PilsnerAunt Sally – American Wild AleWTF – American Brown Ale

Lake Effect Brewing – Chicago, ILIPA – American India Pale AleWatermelon Saison – Watermelon Saison

Lakefront Brewery – Milwaukee, WIRiverwest Stein Beer – American Amber AleFixed Gear – American Amber Ale

Left Hand Brewing Co. – Longmont, COExtrovert IPA – American India Pale AleWicked Juju – Spiced Beer

Leinenkugel Brewing Co. – Chippewa Falls, WISummer Shandy – Fruit BeerBeer Garten Tart – Berliner WeissBig Eddy Russian Imperial Stout – Russian Imperial StoutIPL – India Pale Lager

Maplewood Brewery & Distillery – Chicago, ILCrushinator – Session IPAMandarina Bavaria – Saison

McKenzie’s Hard Cider – Orchard Park, NYPumpkin Jack – CiderSeasonal Reserve – Cider

Middle Brow Beer Co. – Zion, ILRobyn – Farmhouse Blonde AleLow – Brown Gose

Miskatonic Brewing – Darien, ILCatch Penny – Session RyeWise Fool – American India Pale Ale

Nevin’s Brewing Co. – Plainfield, ILQuick Witted – Belgian WitbierRed In The Face – American Double Red Ale

New Belgium Brewing Co. – Fort Collins, COHeavy Melon – Fruit BeerCitradelic – American India Pale Ale

New Holland Brewing Co. – Holland, MIThe Carhartt Woodsman – American Pale AleMad Hatter “Reimagined” – American India Pale Ale

Noon Whistle Brewing – Lombard, ILCozmo – American Pale AleCucumbersome – Cucumber Saision

Odd Side Ales – Grand Haven, MIBean Flicker – Blonde AleTroll Toll IPA – American India Pale Ale

One Trick Pony Brewery – Lansing, ILGeorgia Grande – Ginger and Peach HefeweizenStormcat – Amber Ale

Oskar Blues – Lyons, CODales Pale Ale – American Pale AlePinner – American India Pale Ale

Penrose Brewing Co. – Geneva, ILTaproom IPA – American India Pale AleRadler – Fruit BeerSession Sour – American Wild AleGeneva Common – German Kolsch

Perennial Artisan Ales – St. Louis, MIHommel Bier – Belgian Pale AleSaison De Lis – Saison

Pipeworks Brewing Co. – Chicago, ILNinja Vs. Unicorn – Imperial India Pale AleCoffee Break Abduction – American Imperial Stout

Pollyanna Brewing Co. – Lemont, ILLexical Gap IPA – American India Pale AleDalliance – Berliner Weiss

Prairie Artisan Ales – Tulsa, OKPrairie Standard – Farmhouse AleBomb! – American Double Stout

Revolution Brewing Co. – Chicago, ILRosa Hibiscus Ale – Herbed BeerCrystal-Hero – American India Pale Ale

Rock Bottom Brewery – Warrenville, IL9 Days Early – American India Pale AleSummer Honey Blonde Ale – American Blonde Ale

Rogue Ale – Newport, ORHazelnut Brown – American Brown AleYellow Snow IPA – American India Pale Ale

Samuel Adams – Boston, MARebel Grapefruit – American India Pale AleSummer Ale – American Pale Wheat Ale

Saugatuck Brewing Co. – Saugatuck, MIThird Beer – English Pub Style AleMandarina IPA – American India Pale Ale

Schlafly Beer – St. Louis, MODouble Bean Blonde – American Blonde AleFarmhouse IPA – American Farmhouse India Pale Ale

Scorched Earth Brewing – Algonquin, ILGeneral Resin – Imperial India Pale AleHickster – Cream Ale

Sierra Nevada Brewing Co. – Chico, CAOtra Vez – GoseHop Hunter – American India Pale Ale

Small Town Brewing Co – Wauconda, ILStrawberry Rhubarb – Fruit BeerFrench Toast – Spiced Beer

Solemn Oath Brewery – Naperville, ILButterfly Flashmob – Belgian India Pale AleOubliette – Belgian Pale AlePshycogaze – American PorterHexafoos – SaisonEigengrau – KolschFun Sponge – American Blonde Ale

Stone Brewing Co. – Escondido, CACitrusy Wit – WitbierAmerican Espresso Stout – American Imperial Stout

Summitt Brewing Co. – St Paul, MNSaga IPA – American India Pale Ale30th Anniversary Keller Pils – Kellerbier

Surly Brewing Co. – Minneapolis, MNFurious – American India Pale AleCoffee Bender – American Brown Ale

Tangled Roots Brewing Co. – Ottawa, ILWest Coast IPA – American India Pale AleLager – American Lager

Temperance Beer Co. – Evanston, ILEscapist IPA – American India Pale AleSmittytown Tart – Extra Strong Biter w Cherries

Ten Ninety Brewing Co. – Glenview, IL90 Feet From Heaven – American India Pale AleZen – Saison

The Traveler Beer Co. – Burlington, VTCurious Traveler – ShandyIllusive Traveler – Shandy

Three Floyds Brewing Co. – Munster, INGumball Head – American Wheat AleZombie Dust – American Pale Ale

Tighthead Brewing Co – Mundelein, ILScarlet Fire – American Amber AleChilly Waters – American Pale Ale

Two Brothers Brewing Co. – Warrenville, ILHop Centric – Double India Pale AleNorthwind – Russian Imperial Stout

 Uinta Brewing Co. – Salt Lake City, UTBABA – Black LagerHop Nosh – American India Pale Ale

Uncle John’s Cider Mill – St. Johns, MIApple – CiderBlueberry – Cider

Urban Legend Brewing Co. – Westmont, ILHasen Fuss – Cream AleMugshot 12.20.71 – American Porter

Virtue Cider – Fennville, MIMichigan Brut – CiderThe Mitten – Cider

Werk Force Brewing Co. – Plainfield, ILKeyboard Rambo – American Red India Pale AleElevator Blues – American Blonde

White Birch Brewing – Hooksett, NHBlueberry Berliner Weiss – Berliner WeissSmall Batch Watermelon Wheat – Fruit Beer

Widmer Brothers Brewing – Portland, ORHefe – HefeweizenUpheval IPA – American India Pale Ale

GA Rare Beers

Boulevard – Rye on Rye on Rye – Whiskey Barrel Aged Imperial StoutRevolution – El Hefe – German HefeweizenOdd Side Ales – Hipster Brunch – Bourbon Barrel Aged Stout with Coffee and BaconSolemn Oath – Old Order II – Farmhouse Ale Aged in Red Wine Barrels with RaspberriesFounders – Mango Magnifco – Fruit BeerAllagash – James Bean – Curiex with pressed coffeeAnderson Valley – Hobneelch’n Hoppy Wheat Ale – American Pale Wheat AleTangled Roots Brewing Co. – Double IPA – American Double India Pale Ale

House of Funk

Penrose – Consensus – American Wild AleUnity Vibration – Bourbon Peach – KombuchaUnity Vibration – Ginger – KombuchaBell’s Brewery – Le Battuer – American Wild AleOdd Side Ales – Touch of Red – American WildPerennial Artisan Ales – Suburban Beverage – GoseSam Adams – Got to Gose – GoseGoose Island – Lolita – American Wild AleUinta – Birthday Suit – Raspberry Sour Ale

The fourth annual Naperville Ale Fest will take place on Saturday, July 16, 2016 and will showcase over 200 unique beers from craft breweries around the country. The fest will also feature live music and food from some of the area’s favorite restaurants and food trucks. Situated on the grounds of the Naper Settlement, with downtown Naperville as a backdrop, it is the ideal setting to experience craft beer. A portion of the proceeds from the Naperville Ale Fest will benefit the Naper Settlement and the Naperville Heritage Society.


Naperville Ale Fest

Saturday, July 16th

Naper Settlement

Josh Seago