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

Stout and Chili Night 2023
Sat Feb 4, 2023 • 5:00pm - 11:00pm
2417 W Hubbard St

SAVE THE DATE — Our 12th Annual Stout & Chili Night is on for Sat Feb 4th from 5–11pm at the CHAOS Brewhouse, 2417 W. Hubbard.

We will have over 20 seasonal craft brews to pair with a chili buffet with all the fixings. The Keezer of Alchemy will feature a flight of six club brews infused with chilis. Our Tent City Taproom will be heated for the night with more CHAOS brews and guest taps.

There will be prizes for the Chili Cook-Off competition, we will posting info soon on how to enter.

Upcoming Events

AHA Exec. Dir. Julia Hertz Brews wi... Wed Feb 1, 2023 • 1:00pm - 6:00pm
Stout and Chili Night 2023 Sat Feb 4, 2023 • 5:00pm - 11:00pm
CHAOS Club Meeting – February 2022 Tue Feb 14, 2023 • 6:30pm - 9:00pm