Sierra Nevada Beer Camp

Sierra Nevada’s Beer Camp Across America brings one-off collaboration beers to Minnesota

How does a pioneer in the craft beer industry like Sierra Nevada Brewing celebrate a west coast to east coast expansion? Road Trip! Chico, California’s Sierra Nevada Brewing Co. is…

Spent Grain Granola

Eating Spent Grain: Granola

Spent Grain Granola Spent grain is healthy and full of protein and fiber. Granola is healthy and full of protein and fiber. Combine the two and you have a tasty…

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Lake Monster Brewing to open Saint Paul brewery and taproom in 2015

“Brewing is continuing to boom in Saint Paul and I congratulate Lake Monster on joining this diverse and growing industry in our city,” said Mayor Chris Coleman.


Minnesota Republican Gubernatorial Candidates on Sunday liquor sales

Kurt Zellers said he would sign a bill legalizing Sunday sales, but he also defended his votes against repeal in the past. All the candidates taking part were requested to answer via twitter which #Mnbeer they would buy on Sunday. Johnson made it point to say he supports a repeal bill

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.

Bauhaus Brew Labs pints

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.

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