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Barrel aging Vlad II

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16 taps of constantly changing heaven

HAILSTORM BREWING CO.

Craft Beer, Music and Food Trucks

We believe in focusing on the key aspects of the brewing process that most affect quality and stability. We believe in big bold flavors. When we say something has a unique ingredient in it, you can bet you will taste it. We are growing our barrel aging program as fast as possible and exploring new tecniques with wood fermentation, wild ales and exotic ingredients. We regularly host live music and food trucks on Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays.

Brandon
Brewmaster / Owner

Brandon

Chris
Finance / IT / Owner

Chris

Steve
Assistant Brewer

Steve

EVENTS

Upcoming Events at the Brewery


  • Every Thursday Night - Open Mic Night  

    Enjoy live local music or bring your guitar and play!

BEERS ON TAP

Prairie Madness
I.P.A.
7.0% ABV.

Citrus, Crisp, Smooth
2017 G.A.B.F.© Gold Medal Winner
With Mosaic and Simcoe Hops

South Side Irish Red
Irish Red
5.6% ABV.

Malty, Smooth, Light Hop

Big Beautiful Wheat
Bavarian Style Hefeweizen
5.2% ABV.

A smooth and crisp wheat ale with subtle notes of banana, clove, coriander, and orange.

Strawberry Summer
Kolsch
5.2% ABV.

Refreshing, Strawberry Puree, Lemon Zing

Rock Out With Maibock Out
Maibock
6.6% ABV.

Rich, Smooth, Bready
2017 & 2015 G.A.B.F.© Silver Medal Winner
With Pilsner, Vienna and Munich malts.

LMFAgOse
Gose with Mango, Orange & Lime
4.5% ABV.

Sweet, Citrus, Sour
Collaboration with Imperial Oak Brewing

Honey Seeker
American Barleywine
10% ABV.

Honey Seeker is Blonde American Style Barleywine brewed with Honey.

Hotel Life
American Lager
4.7% ABV.

Mild Hop, Crisp, Highly Carbonated

České Pilsner
Czech Style Pilsner
4.4% ABV.

Spicy, Floral, Crisp

Peda Con Leche
Imperial Golden Ale
10% ABV.

Cinnamon, Vanilla, Milk Sugar
Collab with Arrowhead Ales

Vlads Day Off
Imperial Dark Lager
10 % ABV.

Sweet Honey, Spicey Rye
Collab with Listermann Brewing

Roses
Imperial Stout
10.3 % ABV.

Roasty, Chocolatey, Smooth
Collab W/ B.O.S.S. member Dick Van Dyke

Vinyl Lawnchair
Pale Ale
5.5 % ABV.

Light, Malty, Hoppy

Tiki Shack
Hazy Milkeshake Pale Ale
5.0 % ABV.

Cherry, Banana, Coconut

LOCATION


Taproom hours:
         Mon: Closed
         Tues-Wed: 12 noon - 8 PM
         Thurs: 12 noon - 9 PM
         Fri-Sat: 12 noon - 10 PM
         Sunday: 12 noon - 8 PM

REALTIME BEER FINDER

× Brandon

Brandon Banbury

Brandon came from a background as an accomplished home brewer who has specialized in beligian, sours, and barrel aged beer. Brewing at his home in the south suburbs, his beers have gained regional recognition and won many national awards. Brandon also brings 8 years experience in food and beverage plant systems and civil engineering. Professionally with Hailstorm Brandon has won a gold, silver and bronze medal in the indiana beer cup, as well as a silver medal at the 2015 Great American Beer Festival. He is a BJCP recognized beer judge and frequently judges in both professional and home brewing competitions.

× Chris

Chris Schiller

Chris was a homebrewer for over 5 years and had wanted to scale up to commercial brewing since the start. Specializing in porters, stouts, belgian trippels, and bavarian wheats, he rounds out some of the offerings at Hailstorm. He designs the labels, and coming from a career in consulting and software engineering, Chris supports the accounting/finance/IT operations of the busines.

× Steve

Steve Miller

Steve brings a wealth of brewing experience to our team. Former owner of Slapshot Brewing, Steve has been brewing for over 10 years keeps our process running smoothly.