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Parabola in Chicago

Discussion in 'Great Lakes' started by averagejake872, Apr 30, 2012.

  1. Anyone in the NW burbs, check out Cardinal liquors in Norridge. I nabbed 2 bottles at 14.99 a piece. Steal!
     
  2. aefbjo

    aefbjo Savant (285) Bahamas Jun 8, 2005

    On tap at Local Option as of last night
     
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  3. foobula

    foobula Savant (340) Illinois Dec 14, 2009

    On tap at Maria's per Beer Menus. I just called and talked to a guy who implied that they were waiting on a barrel to arrive. Then he checks the taps and goes "oh man those bastards tapped it last night!" Ha! They're supposed to open at 2 but he said they might open early due to a Sox game.
     
  4. ravot

    ravot Advocate (515) Illinois Mar 20, 2012 Verified

    i thought their twitter said they tapped it on friday night, late night. i would have figured it was done by now. they also have devil dancer singles for 7.99. in house.
     
  5. foobula

    foobula Savant (340) Illinois Dec 14, 2009

    Right you are. The guy I talked to may not have been a bartender.

    Wish I could make it down, but the way traffic looks right now, it would be over an hour each way from the N suburbs. Not quite worth it for a beer had two days ago at Local Option. Might check back this evening to see if it's still pouring.
     
  6. ravot

    ravot Advocate (515) Illinois Mar 20, 2012 Verified

    i had anniversary weekend. i'm only 2 miles from there. it hurts. today could be a possibility though. today is our free day and lady loves her porters and stouts.
     
  7. foobula

    foobula Savant (340) Illinois Dec 14, 2009

    You could come up with a lame excuse to get out of the house for 45 mins (we're almost out of milk!) But if she can relate to enjoying a delicious and hard-to-find BA stout, perhaps honesty is worth a shot. :D
     
  8. foobula

    foobula Savant (340) Illinois Dec 14, 2009

    ...and here I am at Maria's, of course. It's still on.
     
  9. ravot

    ravot Advocate (515) Illinois Mar 20, 2012 Verified

    Nice. I stopped by at five. Definitely on top. Each had a pour. Place was quiet and no one else was drinking. Should be there tomorrow as well.