Kyle Nabilcy


Chris Hynes

Canteen is Madison’s latest entry into the new-taco craze. While the concept holds promise, the restaurant needs to work on fine-tuning its recipes. more

Jun 22, 2017 5:00 AM Reviews


Kyle Nabilcy

It’s been a slow build-out, but Funk Factory’s Taproom is about to open to the public. Regular, unfruited Meerts will be on tap for its grand opening opening, June 23-25. more

Jun 20, 2017 5:00 AM Beer

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Kyle Nabilcy

New Glarus Brewing’s R&D release of a sour English porter caused some griping. Here’s why we should not take the brewery for granted. more

Jun 14, 2017 10:38 AM Beer



Kyle Nabilcy

There’s beer purity, and then there’s beer that tastes like the Cuban pastry pastelitos de guyaba. Many are more than just novelty acts. more

Jun 6, 2017 12:11 PM Beer



Kyle Nabilcy

Evanston is a worthwhile weekend destination. There’s the Temperance Beer Co., Sketchbook Brewing, the Wine Goddess and many good restaurants. more

May 30, 2017 3:04 PM Beer





Ryan Michael Wisniewski

LJ’s falls short on sports bar classics like burgers and fries. It could also use a more interesting tap list. more

May 25, 2017 5:00 AM Reviews

Camping with beer can be so much better than a cooler full of PBR. And yes, camping growlers are a thing. more

May 23, 2017 11:15 AM Beer

Guest brews, side projects and Side Project’s side project — these are all ways for employees and brewers to try their hands at beers outside of their regular domains. more

May 16, 2017 1:23 PM Beer

Let’s look at what happens not at sale, but down the road a bit. Small craft breweries owned by larger companies still produce fine beers. more

May 9, 2017 1:30 PM Beer

Tallgrass Brewing Company’s dessert in beer form is back. Fans can look forward to the return of Key Lime Pie from the Manhattan, Kansas, brewery. more

May 2, 2017 12:00 PM Beer

Visions of barleywines dance in our correspondent’s head. And it’s a pleasant confluence of Madison Craft Beer Week and National Poetry Month. more

Apr 26, 2017 10:00 AM Beer


Carolyn Fath

Chili King excels at non-Westernized Chinese dishes. Dive in. more

Apr 20, 2017 5:00 AM FOOD & DRINK