Hello, Bacon Nation!

Baconfest Chicago is overjoyed to welcome back Chicago’s own Goose Island Brewery, esteemed veterans of the Baconfest Chicago sponsor team.

On March 31st and April 1st, they will be pouring an assortment of Goose Island seasonal brews.

HUZZAH to the entire Goose Island family for joining us to celebrate bacon for the seventh straight year and for their support of our charity beneficiary, The Greater Chicago Food Depository!

About Goose Island Brewery:

Founded in 1988, Goose Island is one of the Midwest’s first craft breweries, and is acclaimed for creating world-class ales made with the pure waters of Lake Michigan and the highest quality Midwestern malts. Goose Island has captivated the hearts, imaginations and palettes of beer drinkers with award winning ales – including 312 Urban Wheat Ale, Honkers Ale, India Pale Ale, Matilda, Pere Jacques, Sofie, and a wide variety of seasonal, draft only and barrel-aged releases including Bourbon County Brand Stout, the original bourbon barrel aged beer.

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Goose Island at Baconfest Chicago:

 Goose Island Beer Company


Goose Island’s Bourbon County macaroons:

Goose Island - Bourbon County macaroons – Baconfest 2015