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Goose Island Beer Company is a brewery in Chicago, Illinois, that began as a single brewpub that opened in 1988 in Lincoln Park, Chicago, and was named after a nearby island. A larger brewery opened in 1995, and a second brewpub, in Wrigleyville, in 1999. In 2011, Goose Island was sold to Anheuser-Busch InBev.
Some of the Brewery's Range
Goose IPA -
Honkers Ale -
Fulton Street Blend -
312 Urban Wheat Ale -
312 Urban Pale Ale -
Four Star Pils -
Over the years the brand identity is updated and re-launched with subtle changes, a change of Logo or a new font.
Sometimes this brand update is done by the new owners after a brewery has been sold, other times just to give the brand a fresh new look on the ever growing market.
Below are some notes to help identify some of these changes and an aid to reference the year of the glass.