Category Archives: Newsfeed

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Autumn Brew Review – Five to Try

For my Top 5 tasting choices (trying to narrow the number of beers on showcase at the Autumn Brew Review is somewhat of a joke), I decided to go with an all out-of-state lineup. We have an entire winter review dedicated to Minnesota breweries and their beers.

Gluten Free and Good?!

In the spirit of Nation Celiac Awareness Day, here is a chat with Widmer Brothers Co-Founder, Rob Widmer, about one of its beers, a gluten free brew named Omission.

Lucid Brewing – FOTO

Veiled in a cloak of mystery and ambiguity, the new beer from Minnetonka’s Lucid Brewing, Foto, is a big beer not for the faint of heart.

Interview with Fitger’s Brewhouse Co-Owner Tim Nelson

We had a chance to interview Tim Nelson, co-owner of Fitger’s Brewhouse in Duluth.

You’re Bringing What to My Party?!

Just like I promised last week, Minnesota Beer Month starts now!

Fresh Hops from Windward Farm

Windward Farm has fresh hops picking!

Lucid Brewing inks distribution deal with Original Gravity

“We are thrilled to be partnering with Original Gravity for distribution,” said co-owner Jon Messier. “Together, we’re ready to grow the Minnesota craft beer scene and to continue to create new options for beer lovers in and around the Twin Cities.”

You’re Bringing What to My Party?!

Some of you may be wondering why I decided to focus on New Glarus beers this week. Since, you know, we can’t get them here and I’ve only dedicated a week thus far to tasting our homegrown brews