Archive for 2011

Episode #54: New Years Eve Beer: Avec Les Bon Voeux

Breweries and Beers:
Dupont Avec Les Bon Voeux

Episode #53: Black IPAs

Breweries and Beers:
Uinta Dubhe,  Victory Yakima Glory,  Stone Sublimely Self-Righteous, 

Episode #52: The Bruery 12 Beers of Christmas Vertical

Breweries and Beers:
4 Calling Birds,  3 French Hens,  2 Turtle Doves

Episode #51: Home for the Holidays Part 3: Pennsylvania

Episode #50: Home for the holidays Part 2: Illinois

Breweries and Beers:
Emmett's McCarthy Red,  Goose Island Christmas

Episode #49: Home for the holidays Part 1: Delaware

Breweries and Beers:
Fordham Copperhead,  Dominion Hop Mountain

Episode #48: Yuengling: America’s Oldest Beer

Breweries and Beers:
Yuengling Lager

Episode #47: Book Review: Tasting Beer

Breweries and Beers:
Tasting Beer

Episode #46: Chris’ Love for Three Floyds Alpha Klaus

Breweries and Beers:
3 Floyds Alpha Klaus

Episode #45: Troegs Flying Mouflan Vertical

Breweries and Beers:
Troegs Flying Mouflan

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Corporate Programs

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About the Temple

The Beer Temple is a craft beer store, owned and operated by Chris and Margaret Quinn of Chicago, Illinois. Chris is a Siebel Institute Master of Beer Styles and Evaluation, and also a Certified Cicerone. Margaret is a Certified Beer Server, and has completed classes at the Siebel Institute.

Hours of Operation

Monday-Thursday 11:00am-8:00pm
Friday-Saturday 11:00am-9:00pm
Sunday 12:00pm-5:00pm


The Beer Temple is located at 3185 N. Elston Avenue, at the corners of Belmont, Elston and California Avenues. Free parking behind the building!!