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Summit Unchained #20: Sticke Alt

An Alt is a fun style. It’s a traditional German beer that’s brewed with an ale yeast strain, rather than a lager strain. After fermentation, Alts are conditioned cold, which gives a clean, lager-like flavor profile to the beer, making this style a unique hybrid. Lundell has gone one further and made this a Sticke Alt.


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.

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Minnesota Legislators Will Not Increase Alcohol Excise Tax

Thanks to Governor Dayton and members of the Minnesota Legislature for having the wisdom to not raise the excise tax on beer and alcohol. Brewing is an important part of…


Video: Beer Taxes on KSTP at Issue

Summit Brewery Founder Mark Stutrud Talks beer taxes with Tom Hauser on At Issue, on KSTP. Source: KSTP

Video: Summit Unchained #12 With Brewer Gabe Smoley

We visited the famed Summit Brewery Ratskeller and talked with brewer Gabe Smoley about his brainchild; Summit Unchained #12 – Organic Ale.

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Review: MIA’s CrossTalk Tudor Keg Party

What do museum aficionados and beer geeks have in common? Last Thursday’s CrossTalk Tudor Keg Party at the Minneapolis Institute of Arts. The MIA’s Crosstalk series brings together two experts…

Roasted Turkey

Beer Brined Turkey

Turkey can easily become dry and tasteless. I don’t care for that, so I decided to look for a new recipe. It wasn’t long before I found The Homebrew Chef–…

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Summit Brewing Company Begins Brewery Expansion

Summit Brewing Company broke ground on its brewery cellar expansion on Friday. “Although Summit has been quietly investing an annual average of $1.7 million into the brewery over the past…