Barrel Aging and Blending Program

We also have a barrel aging program, where groups of members get together to learn about and try aging and blending of beers.

Classes and Education

CHAOS has ongoing classes ranging from our monthly beer style education and BJCP judging, to other odd topics such as stir plates, cider, and meadmaking.

Quarterly Member Parties

Our quarterly private events feature the homebrew of our members and allow everyone to showcase their recent creations while meeting and hanging out with other beer aficionados.

Dedicated Brewhouse

One of the unique benefits of the CHAOS brew club is access to our dedicated brew house, with all of the equipment you could ever need, as well as fun and knowledgeable company to help you brewing.

CHAOS Members

The club has an active membership that is constantly brewing and just hanging out enjoying great beer.

CHAOS, the Chicago Homebrew Alchemists of Suds, is a coalition of home-brewers, beer aficionados, and enthusiasts in the Chicago, IL area that strives to cultivate appreciation of the science and culture of beer through education, exploration, and community. As a club, CHAOS is unique in that it also offers a permanent space that allows members the ability to hone their craft in a community setting. Please feel free to register for our website and join in the discussion. To find out more about club membership click here. To find out more about the community brew house click here. CHAOS also has an active community with numerous gatherings, events, and classes ongoing. To see our upcoming events click here.

Membership Appreciation Party

June Wing Night @Jake Melnick's
Tue Jun 22, 2021 • 6:00pm - 9:00pm
41 E Superior St

June Wing Night 
@Jake Melnick's Corner Tap

Once a month, on this holy night, we come together and we feast on the foods of the gods. Come celebrate in revelry and in faith of all things spicy as the glory of these wings descend down upon us from the heavens above and lift our spirits into elevated states of divinity. feel your soul blaze with a new fire. (or, it may just be heartburn. bring some tums).

Upcoming Events

The British are Coming! Fri Jun 18, 2021 • 4:00pm - 11:00pm
June Wing Night @Jake Melnick'... Tue Jun 22, 2021 • 6:00pm - 9:00pm
July Wing Night @Great Sea Thu Jul 15, 2021 • 6:00pm - 9:00pm
Ben's Hang Fri Jul 16, 2021 • 5:00pm - 11:00pm
Parking Lot Party, Jim V Sat Jul 24, 2021 • 6:00pm - 12:00am
BrewBQ – Regional Homebrew Festival Sat Aug 28, 2021 • 2:00pm - 7:00pm