Over here at Lakeshore Beverage, we’re into beer. And now that the holiday season is in full swing, there are more than a few opportunities to share a beer with friends. So whether you’re going to your fifth ugly Christmas sweater party or just hanging out in front of the fireplace, here are four beers we recommend trying this holiday season. Read More
It’s prime holiday party season right now and nothing brings coworkers, frenemies, and potential suitors together like the right beer. So we’re here to help. Maybe you’re reuniting with old friends and want to impress them with your craft beer knowledge — there’s a beer for that. Or maybe you’re preparing for a night on a BYOB holiday trolley — there’s a beer for that. Or perhaps you’re attending a dinner party with some foodie friends — yep, there’s a beer for that, too. So check out our guide below and use our Beer Finder to locate one of these fine beverages near you.
Time to get fancy, Chicago! Stella Artois has pulled out all the stops to put together this ultimate picnic pack for your next al fresco dining experience. Complete with a pair of Stella chalices, stainless steel silverware, a wine opener, cutting board, plates, and a nifty cooler to store a 6-pack of your favorite beverage.
Alright, here’s the skinny: we’re giving away this Stella Picnic Pack along with a pair of lawn seats to see Darius Rucker at Ravinia Festival on Saturday, August 5! Too good to be true, right? Wrong! We’ll even throw in a gift card to Whole Foods to stock your basket with some bites and Stella. Must be 21+ to enter. Winner will be notified by e-mail Thursday, August 3.
Of course we all love summer, but there’s nothing quite like these first days of autumn in Chicago. Crisp evenings and leaves on the ground mean it’s time to swap out citrus for spices and start pouring these malt-forward favorites. So bust out your flannel, watch too many horror movies, and start putting together that epic Halloween costume. Here are our fall beer picks to keep you warm this season. Read More
Chicago Gourmet presented by Bon Appétit is one of Chicago’s most renowned culinary events. Staged in beautiful Millennium Park, Chicago Gourmet celebrates the best in food, drink, art, and culture with live demonstrations and tastings from your favorite chefs and restaurants. Our friends at Stella Artois are enthusiastic about pairing beautiful food with beautiful beer and want you to experience them together this weekend. Enter to win a pair of tickets to Saturday’s SOLD OUT session of Chicago Gourmet below. Must be 21+ to enter. Read More
We had the pleasure of attending one of the most sought after events of the National Restaurant Association show, the SmartBrief BBQ Championship with Stella Artois. The goal was to to sample dishes from some of Chicago’s best and most exciting chefs to choose our favorite five dishes to pair with our Stella Artois, Stella Artois Cidre and Leffe.