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    July 3, 2014

    Q & A with Crafted to Last – ...

    Q & A with Crafted to Last - MN Beer Blossoms filmmaker Dave Okar
  • barley Johns new richmond
    June 30, 2014

    Barley John’s is now accepting bre...

    Barley John's is now accepting brewery memberships. The award winning New Brighton, MN Brewpub has been working on opening a production brewery in New...
  • Surly Brewing logo
    June 19, 2014

    Surly Brewing and Chipotle Cultivate Fes...

    Everyone knows that Surly brewmaster Todd Haug likes to do things a bit differently than most. Hell, Surly has built their brand around it. The Culiva...
  • 2014 Gambrinus Club Award
    June 16, 2014

    Minnesota home brewers earn acclaim at N...

    Several Minnesota homebrewers returned from AHA’s National Homebrewers Conference in Grand Rapids, Michigan with heads held high and awards held...
  • target beer aisle
    June 10, 2014

    Target begins selling liquor in Minnesot...

    According to Sam Black at Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal, Minnesota’s own Target Corporation is set to begin selling wine, liquor, and be...
Schells Arminius cans

Schell’s Releases Arminius

Sticking with what they do best, Schell’s recently released a new lager to their arsenal. This time, however, it’s getting the royal hop treatment. Arminius Hoppy Pale Lager is double dry-hopped and brewed with over 2.5 lbs per barrel of a combination of German, French, and American hops. At 6.5% ABV and 70 IBU, it weighs in like an IPA.


Cured & Crafted: Pork and Beer, Everyone Wins

The rise of the beer/bacon pairing has become standard on many menus throughout the Twin Cities. On Thursday we get a chance to raise our taste bud standards a notch with a beer/prosciutto pairing. This is not any ordinary prosciutto; Prosciutto di Parma is one of the world most distinguished prosciutto’s. This is no ordinary pairing, either. Cured and Crafted is an event the will pit 8 of the best chefs in the metro area against each other in a cook off that will crown one the King of Parma.

Surly Darkness 2014

Surly Darkness 2014 Artwork – Updated

The legendary Harpy tortured unwary travelers by stealing their precious food and drink. This year’s cruel creature defends her cauldron of Darkness with razor claws and dead stare of malevolence. Don’t mess with her Darkness.

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Bauhaus Brew Labs opens in NE Minneapolis

Bauhaus Brew Labs, the latest brewery/taproom in the heart of Nordeast Minneapolis’ Brew District, will celebrate the grand opening of their taproom on Friday, July 18th.

Sociable Cider Werks

What’s new with Sociable Cider Werks?

We’ve seen an uptick in ciders and sour beers in the local market in the last couple of years which is a welcome addition to our beverage selections. With perfect timing, Sociable Cider Werks opened up in Northeast as the first cidery in Minneapolis.

Triple Gold Du Nord Craft Spirits

Du Nord Craft Spirits wins Triple Gold Medal for L’etoile Du Nord Vodka

“It’s humbling to be selected for a triple gold. It’s nice to know that a small shop like ours stands out” said Du Nord co-owner and distiller Chris Montana.


Harriet Brewing now filling any growler

South Minneapolis craft brewery Harriet Brewing has announced that they will now fill any CLEAN growler customers bring into the brewery.


Sisyphus Brewing now open

Sisyphus Brewing is officially opening today at noon! Tucked away near the Walker’s Sculpture Garden, the 100-seat taproom is ready for customers. If the location was hard to find before,…

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