• Hopleaf Bar

    Promoting Better Beers, Wines & Spirits in Chicago since 1992.
    Belgian-inspired Kitchen featuring our famous Mussels & Frites.

  • Lambic Documentary at Siskel

    Monday Oct 23 at 8pm, Hopleaf is proud to Bottle Conditioned present this new documentary by filmmaker Jerry Franck:  Academy Award–nominated filmmaker Jerry Franck (CHAU, BEYOND THE LINES) explores the small ecosystem of Belgian brewers who specialize in lambic beer. Learning the history, tradition, and process behind this rare and revered brew, Franck documents the rise of lambic around the world and how its brewers navigate the demand of their popular creation. Presented in partnership with the Chicago Brewseum!
    Tickets for the screening are available https://www.siskelfilmcenter.org/bottle-conditioned

    [Update week of Oct. 17: The lambic tasting hosted by Michael after the screening has SOLD OUT. Supplies and space were very limited. We regret any disappointment.]

    The Gene Siskel Film Center is located in the Loop at 164 N. State Street, Chicago .