Schells one five five

August Schell Brewing Co. Releases One Five Five – Red Lager to Celebrate 155 Years of Brewing Tradition

The second-oldest family owned brewery in America, August Schell Brewing, is celebrating their heritage the best way they know how, releasing a new beer.

Surly Nein Anniverary Ale - Artist Erica Williams

Surly Brewing – NEIN Label Art

Minneapolis artist Erica Williams has returned to with pen and ink to create label art for Surly Brewing’s 9th Anniversary Beer, NEIN.


Surly Brewing Debuts #Merica! Pre–Prohibition American Lager

Surly Brewing is debuting a new beer at the D4’th of July birthday bash show this Saturday at the Triple Rock Social Club in Minneapolis.


A Salute to Four Firkins

The news of the closing of the Four Firkins stores in St. Louis Park and Oakdale has come as saddening news to craft beer lovers in the Twin Cities. The…

Vikre Distillery Duluth Minnesota

Minnesota Craft Distilleries Begin Direct Sales of Bottles to Consumers

“People were shocked when they came to our distilleries and learned that they couldn’t buy what we made,” said Shanelle Montana, co-owner of Du Nord and president of the Distillers Guild, “thankfully, state leaders agreed that this outdated law needed to change.”

Lupulin Brewing Minnesota Sunday Growler sales

Minnesota Sunday Growler Sales are Bittersweet

The option for Sunday growler sales is surely a victory for some small brewers and consumers alike. However, the baby step of allowing growlers is bittersweet for many Minnesota consumers.

Craft Cocktail

Making Your Own Bitters at Home

There’s no question that in this new renaissance age of craft beer and craft cocktails there is an unyielding desire to do everything yourself…at least once. I decided that I would…

Minneapolis Cider Week

Minneapolis Cider Week

To celebrate the growing Minneapolis cider market and consumer demand, Minneapolis Town Hall Brewery has partnered with several other cider purveyors in a week-long series of events.