Membership

JOIN THE WERK FORCE FOR MONTHLY IN-STORE SPECIALS, HOMEBREW COMPETITION AND MORE!

YEAR ROUND WERK FORCE MEMBERSHIP BENEFITS:

  • 10% OFF ALL - Grain, Malt Extract, Hops and Yeast
  • 10% OFF ALL - Beer and Wine Ingredient Kits
  • Monthly Rotating Discounts on other shop items (See Below for Updated Monthly Rotating Discount)
  • FREE Werk Force Brewing 32 or 64 oz Empty Growler
  • Entrance into Best of Show CBW Homebrew Competition - Next Competition is December 2018

Werk Force Membership Annual Dues are $25 (fiscal year). Want to join?? Shoot us an email brews@chicagobrewwerks.com or call us at 815-531-5557 to sign up!  

 

FEBRUARY WERK FORCE MEMBERSHIP DISCOUNTS:

  • 15% OFF - ALL FAST RACK BOTTLE DRYING RACKS & TRAYS
  •  $20 OFF - COOL BREWING FERMENTATION CHAMBER
  • 10% OFF - KEG CARBONATION LIDS

 

NOT A MEMBER? ASK HOW TO JOIN!!!  

 

WINNERS OF THE DECEMBER 2018 HOMEBREW COMPETITION

  • Best of Show Winner - Berliner Weisse - Shane Smith
    Shane's recipe will be brewed in collaboration with Werk Force Brewing and he'll get a $50 Gift Card
  • 2nd Place  - Schwarzbier - Bill Pacelli
    gets a $30 Gift Card to Chicago Brew Werks
  • 3rd Place - Imperial Porter - Derek Ridge 
    get a $15 Gift Card to Chicago Brew Werks


      PAST WERK FORCE MEMBER HOMEBREW COMPETITION RESULTS:

      2017
      Best of Show Winner: Chris Vitas
      Sour w/ Peaches

      2nd Place: Ben Tasker
      Schwarzbier

      3rd Place: IT'S A TIE! 
      Gregory Zurawicz - Peach Sour
      Eric Wilhelm: BA Saison w/ Brettanomyces

      2016
      Best of Show WinnerKyle Vester
      Barrel Aged Wee Heavy

      2nd Place: Bill Goetz
      Traditional Bock (Dunkel)

      3rd Place: Scott Miles
      Cucumber Hibiscus Sour

      2015
      Best of Show Winner: 
      Andrew Steinbach
      Sour Brown Ale w/ Cherries

      2nd Place: Joseph Fialco
      Hefeweizen

      3rd Place: Frank Fonte & Ron Kasper
      Stout w/ Toasted Coconut

      2014
      Best of Show Winner: Jesse Howard
      100% Brettanomyces Fermented Farmhouse Ale

      2Nd Place: Joel Rakoski
      Baltic Porter With Vanilla And Molasses

      3Rd Place: Shawn Wischoeffer
      Czech Pilsner