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What Makes a Good Craft Beer Bar?

It makes me very elated to be a part of this rapidly-evolving craft beer scene and even more excited to see the development of beer-focused bars and restaurants offering great…

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Q & A with Brewer Paul Gecas – Opening Gun Flint Tavern and Brewpub

Brewer Paul Gecas answers our questions, giving us an idea of what to expect when the Gun Flint Tavern & Brewpub opens this Friday, Dec 5th, at 5pm.

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Growler storage becoming annoying? We hear you.

Harriet Brewing will enthusiastically fill any clean growler. Indeed Brewing agrees, with a huge emphasis on clean, explains Tom, laughing. “We have EXACTING standards for cleanliness!”

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Sisyphus Brewing – Batch #50.50

On October 21st, I met Sam Harriman, Owner and Brewer at Sisyphus Brewing, on a brew day to watch and discuss batch #50.50. This special brew is Sam’s 50th batch…

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Duluth’s Vikre Distillery

Joel and Emily Vikre (pronounced veek-ruh) have turned what was once a cluttered storage space into a warm, inviting, two-level cocktail room and distillery.

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August Schell Brewing saves historic Minneapolis Grain Belt sign

We all know the sign. It is a piece of our heritage and our history. The Grain Belt sign IS Minneapolis, it IS Minnesota. Schell’s has announced the fantastic news that the Marti Family, in cooperation with the Preservation Alliance of Minnesota, has announced the purchase and restoration of the iconic nordeast landmark.

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Minnesota Brewers thanks to those that have served with Veterans Day rewards

Lift Bridge Brewing & Day Block Brewing are saying thanks to Veterans.

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Domestic vs Local? Let’s Reclaim our Lexicon!

Like most people, I understand words based on their intended definitions. When people twist the meaning a word from the original definition it is bothersome, disingenuous, and confusing for readers….

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