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Chicago Bars Where You Can Find Argus

Since Happy Hour is officially legal again, we wanted to make your post-work debacle’s a little easier by compiling a list of bars where you can find Argus. Cheers! Bar 57 West 5722 W Higgins Ave, Chicago, IL Belford Tavern 3200 N Pulaski Road, Chicago, IL Brudder’s Bar and Grill 3600 N Pulaski Rd, Chicago, […]

From the Bourbon Trail to Chicago's South Side

From the Bourbon Trail to Chicago’s South Side

Barrel Aged McCaffrey’s Irish Cream Ale, Now Available It all started a year ago, when the crew from Ballydoyle Irish Pub & Restaurant, (pictured above) set out on the Bourbon Trail to find the perfect oak barrel to use for aging their McCaffrey’s Irish Cream Ale. It was Knob Creek where they came upon just the barrel […]

Argus Historian, Nick Lubovich, Describes Pullman History, Brewery Happenings

Pretty much what that means is that I don’t know how to make the beer, but I can tell you all about the building, the neighborhood, and the street that the beer is made on. And I can drink the beer with you. So if that works out we’re gonna have a wonderful time. If […]

Renowned Beverage Expert Brings Talents to Argus

Renowned Beverage Expert Brings Talents to Argus

When renowned beverage expert Mary Pellettieri was introduced to Argus Brewery for the first time, she saw an opportunity. A seasoned expert in the beer industry, Mary has been responsible for quality management, product development, and a plethora of other areas for major breweries across the country. Yet Pellettieri prefers the laid-back, fun atmosphere and […]

Private Reserve Event – May 19

Our next Private Reserve event is May 19 at Country House in Lisle! Bretassus IPA The special offering for the night is Brettasus IPA. Our Bretassus is an English style IPA, which uses American hops to give it a refreshing balance of malt and hops. We aged it in a Koval Barrel for over 5 […]

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FAQ – Argus Brewery Tours

I purchased a Groupon for a tour, now what? To register for a tour using your Groupon, follow the instructions on your Groupon. DO NOT register directly through our website, you must follow the Groupon instructions. I purchased a Groupon, but when I enter the promo code it says it doesn’t work? Check to see […]

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Argus to Begin Exporting Brews Abroad

Not only is the United States craving more from craft beer brewers, but so is the international community. Crain’s Chicago Business featured us in an article about craft beer exports. “Bob Jensen, co-founder of Pullman-based Argus Brewery, said a distributor recently approached him about exporting as well. The brewery, which was founded in 2009 and […]

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Argus Co-Owner, President, Bob Jensen Speaks With WGN About Success of Business

Bob Jensen, President and Co-Owner of Argus Brewery, recently participated in “The Exchange,” an event by Chicagoland’s Chamber of Commerce to represent small, mid-size and enterprise companies in Chicago. After The Exchange, Jensen sat down with WGN Producer, Michael Heidemann, to discuss the business-side of Argus and the story behind the father-son journey. “What’s really amazing […]

USA Today Features Coolest Repurposed Buildings as Breweries

Argus Brewery was featured in USA Today as one of the coolest buildings repurposed as a brewery. Opened in 2009, Argus Brewery joined the craft beer scene on Chicago’s south side in the Pullman neighborhood. The brewery occupies a former stable built for the Schlitz Brewing Company in 1907. Horses stabled here were used to […]

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Argus Brewery Featured on FOX 32 Chicago

FOX 32 News Chicago In this week’s Chicago Kitchens with Corey segment, FOX decided to expand the definition of “kitchens” to include breweries! FOX 32 Good Day Chicago anchor Corey McPherrin ventured south to our historic Pullman neighborhood to visit the brewery.

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