2014 Minnesota Gubernatorial Candidates

Minnesota gubernatorial candidates begin to address Sunday liquor sales

Midway through the debate Minnesota DFL Governor Mark Dayton, Republican Jeff Johnson, and Independence Party candidate Hannah Nicollet all expressed support for allowing Sunday liquor sales in Minnesota

Maple Island Brewing

Maple Island Brewing is now open in Stillwater

Very, very conveniently situated next to Northern Vineyards Winery, Maple Island Brewing taproom hours are: Monday, Tuesday and Wednesdays from 5-10 p.m., and Friday, Saturday and Sundays from noon to 10 p.m.

Indeed Brewing Mexican Honey Imperial Lager

We Live in an Age of Superlatives

The world wants a hero. We thrive on hope and dependence on heroes. We live in the age of the superlative. Basketball is not the same without Michael Jordan. Hockey…

Altenmunster

Who’s Got the Best Oktoberfest?

In this crazy world of craft beer and hundreds of styles ranging from Pilsners to Russian imperials, I have people ask me all the time, “What’s your favorite beer?” I…

612BREW Oktoberfest

612Brew announces brewery expansion, canning line, and Oktoberfest celebration

Robert breaks the news on the brewery expansion and canning line, why those developments are important, and what it means for the future of the brewery. And, Robert fills us in on the details of the 612BREW Oktoberfest coming up September, 27th, from 12p-7pm at the brewery.

Surly Fest 2014

SurlyFest 2014 – Recap

Fest-goers spent the first 3 hours of SurlyFest basking in glorious sunshine, using the tents only for reprieve from the sun. At around 5pm, the sunny weather changed and hundreds took to the tents when the wind switched and the rain began to dump down. Hoards of beer fans drank and toasted each other, “Zicke zacke zicke zacke! Hoi hoi hoi!”

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August Schell Brewing Company announces Star Keller Taproom and Noble Star Collection Expansion

“In order to meet the growing demand for the Noble Star Collection, we need additional space to house these unique lagering tanks,” said Marti.

Buffalo Wings

A Chef’s Guide to Food & Beer Pairings

Let me start by saying that this article is a follow-up to my article “Active Tasting — A Guide to Expanding Your Palate.” Picking out subtle flavors is going to…

Keep our beer money in MN

Legalize Sunday liquor sales in MN

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