Sketchbook Brewing Co.

Evanston's Community-Supported Brewery

Tuesday - Thursday, noon to 10 pm
Friday - Saturday, noon to 11 pm
Sunday, noon to 8 pm
Closed Monday

Brewery Expansion: Sketchbook doubles down

While the Tap Room opening has been capturing a lot of attention, the Sketchbook crew has been prepping for the arrival of SIX new brewing vessels. 

Last Thursday, they arrived. We wanted to share photos of the prep, installation, and custom plumbing required to bring our customers A LOT MORE BEER!

Shawn & Ces smiling at the beginning of a very long day.

Shawn & Ces smiling at the beginning of a very long day.

Unwrapping the package--starting with the kinda cute little fermentors.

Unwrapping the package--starting with the kinda cute little fermentors.

This is the third time we've had fermentors delivered to our alley--but it never gets old! 

This is the third time we've had fermentors delivered to our alley--but it never gets old! 

Ces and Guido the folklift, named after the plucky forklift in the movie CARS.

Ces and Guido the folklift, named after the plucky forklift in the movie CARS.

This is when things got interesting...

This is when things got interesting...

Getting kinda crowded in here.

Getting kinda crowded in here.

Shawn AKA the plumber hard at work setting up the water feeds to the new system.

Shawn AKA the plumber hard at work setting up the water feeds to the new system.

Voila! A forest of fermentors. It will be a wonderful summer!

Voila! A forest of fermentors. It will be a wonderful summer!