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

CHAOS Halloween Party
Sat Oct 26, 2019 • 6:00pm - 11:00pm
2417 W Hubbard St

Save the date! We had so much fun hosting our Halloween party last year, we're doing it again this Sat Oct 26th. We'll have over 20 CHAOS home brews, guest taps, harvest feast, costume contest, and DJ Full Of Ghosts spinning all night!

Upcoming Events

Jeff's 50th Birthday Bash Sat Oct 19, 2019 • 6:00pm - 11:00pm
Off-Flavor Workshop Tue Oct 22, 2019 • 6:30pm - 9:00pm
CHAOS Halloween Party Sat Oct 26, 2019 • 6:00pm - 11:00pm
Sensory Evaluation Workshop Wed Oct 30, 2019 • 6:00pm - 9:00pm
Tuesday Brewsday / Learn to Homebre... Sat Nov 2, 2019 • 1:00pm - 7:00pm
Wing Night at Great Sea Thu Nov 14, 2019 • 7:00pm - 7:00pm
CHAOS Holiday Party 2019 Sat Dec 7, 2019 • 6:00pm - 11:00pm