A Project From Penultimate Brews LLC

Drink Where Your Beer Is Made:

  • Currently in Public Beta
  • 1,900+ Brewery listings and counting
  • Mobile ready website
  • User generated reviews and photo features
  • Directions on demand
  • Easily search for family-friendly places, beer to go, tours, etc.
  • Expanding to all 50 states by mid-2018

Interested in an interview? Contact us:

Jeremy Hylen –
Joel Gratcyk –
Jeremy Hylen [JPG]
Homebrewer since 2003
Cicerone Beer Server Certified
Joel Gratcyk [JPG]
Professional Nerd
Aspiring Beer Geek

About the Founders

The worlds of tech and beer might seem like an odd pairing, but you could say the same about Joel and Jeremy. They have worked together for nearly a decade. Jeremy is a passionate advocate for better beer. Joel has been a tech fanatic since he used his first Apple II. They’ve collaborated to create something that fills a gap in the craft world. Their goal is to enhance the community of craft beer enthusiasts so that more people get to experience great beer and the people who make it.

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Press Releases:

Chicagos.Beer Opens Beta Website to the Public [4/20/2016]
First of Its Kind Brewery Directory Launches in Chicago

Press Coverage:

Check Out More Than 200 Illinois Breweries, All On One Site [4/23/2016]
The new website Chicagos.Beer includes detailed information on 86 breweries in the city alone.

Take a day trip to West Chicago’s best breweries [4/30/2016]
Joel Gratcyk and Jeremy Hylen, of Chicagos.Beer, have created an interactive website that chronicles and catalogs all the breweries in Illinois.

Make Mother’s Day memorable with food, glorious food [5/4/2016]
Think of it as online GPS for craft beer.

Finding the Perfect Local Brew Just Got a Little Easier [5/12/2016]
If you don’t know the difference between breweries, taprooms and brewpubs – and don’t know where to find them – Chicagos.Beer is for you.