Mexican-style lager, saison, and porter beer reviews on “At the Breweries” with Brian Noonan

John Carruthers and Jesse Valenciana on "At the Breweries" on WGN Radio

John Carruthers from Revolution Brewing (left) and Jesse Valenciana from Goose Island Brewery (right) reviewing beers on "At the Breweries" with Brian Noonan (Photo credit: Cody Gough / WGN Radio Chicago)

Learn about Mexican-style lager, saison, and porter beers from Revolution Brewing’s John Carruthers and Goose Island Brewery’s Jesse Valenciana. They join Brian in-studio to educate and entertain in this edition of “At the Breweries.”

They discuss the latest news from their breweries and others around Chicagoland, then dig into some specific styles of beer. Some of the beers featured in their discussion:
Mexican-style Lager
Clean, crisp, and very refreshing.
Modelo vs. Cruz Blanca Mexican Lager 
Saison
Spicy, effervescent, and complex.
Saison DuPont vs. Perennial Prism
Porter
Dark, roasty, and deceptively light
Samuel Smith Tadcaster Porter vs. Illuminated Brew Works Pazuzu’s Pedals

About At the Breweries: Every month, J&J join Brian to explore craft beers of a certain variety or theme from a variety of breweries — not just the ones they work for! Hilarious banter ensues when two guys who are passionate about beer join Brian Noonan for some of the best beer banter you’ll ever hear.

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