• Eastlake craft brewery taproom
    April 1, 2016

    The Taproom: The New Face of the Alcohol...

    Despite having been in existence for nearly half a decade now (at least in MN), taprooms (and now tasting rooms for distilleries) are still new to a l...
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    March 9, 2016

    Better Beer Society Unveils New Classes ...

    After providing years of education on beer to craft beer fans who are thirsty for more knowledge (get it?), the Better Beer Society has unveiled a new...
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    February 22, 2016

    Expertly Crafted Beer

    This is not going to be one of my normal posts about news in the beer industry or an educational guide about how to do something. There are very few.....
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    February 3, 2016

    Why You Should Care About That Grain Bel...

    You’ve probably already heard that Schell’s has bought the iconic Grain Belt Beer sign that overlooks the Mississippi river in Minneapolis. They p...
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    December 20, 2015

    The Truth About Glass Rinsers

    There has been a lot of talk lately about glass rinsers. They are popping up all over the state in craft beer bars and have gained a lot of interest i...
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Summit Brews Up A Classic to Celebrate 30 Years

Combining that classic pilsner malt with traditional and modern German hop varieties in Summit Brewing’s copper brewhouse has allowed its brewers to produce a superb German-style pilsner, served unfiltered to allow for more flavor and character in the final glass.

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Badger Hill and Valleyfair Want To Take You On A Ride

High Roller Extra Park Ale High Roller Extra Park Ale is modeled after an EPA style beer. It is malt-forward, easy drinking and perfect for a day at the park.

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Boom Island hosting second annual Pints & Pups event

Boom Island Brewing Company presents its second annual Pints & Pups fundraising event on Saturday. The event, which is 1-6 p.m. in the Boom parking lot, is hosting seven fostering…

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Sunday Liquor Sales Amendment Fails in MN House

It is that time of year. The time of year where Minnesota consumers get an honest look at who represents their shopping interests at the Capitol. The time of year when Minnesota Legislators discuss Sunday liquor sales.

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Sunday Liquor Sales to be Voted on in Minnesota House

HF3966 is focused on licensing for the major league soccer stadium in St. Paul, a brewpub in Minneapolis, and others. Rep. Jenifer Loon is likely to propose an amendment that would give municipalities the option to authorize Sunday liquor sales.

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Things Becoming Clearer for Blacklist Artisan Ales

Blacklist Artisan Ales, the latest in a long run of excellent brewers to expand their footprint into the Twin Cities, and the path to Minny and Paul couldn’t be any clearer.

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Beers Worth Drinking

Featured: Bent Brewstillery, Enki Brewing, and Mankato Brewery

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Get Down…With The Wonderstuff

To commemorate a the release of their sublimely sippable “Wonderstuff Neü Bohemian Pilsner” in 12-packs, they’ve released what can only be described as this Prince meets Michael McDonald at Saints North. But enough of my rambling. I give you…Wonderstuff.

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