Chicago Beer Events: Jan 24-27
on 23/01/11 at 10:29 pmBeer
January 24 − 28
Robert Burns Week, A Celebration Of All Things Scottish
Fountainhead, 1970 W. Montrose Ave., Chicago, IL
For any whiskey lover, the 25th of January is a day worth celebrating as it is the birthday of one of the true luminaries in the pantheon of whiskey heroes: Robert Burns.
Although many writers and poets have been known to praise whiskey, it was Burns, the Bard of Scotland, who should rightfully be considered not only the originator of the tradition, but the most honored contributor to the genre.
The story of the poet Robert Burns is told and retold on his birthday each year at Burns Night celebrations the world over. So, Join us as we celebrate Scotland’s most beloved poet’s Birthday with a week of Food Specials,Scottish & Scottish-Style Beers, Whisky Flights & More!