All Pints 2015

All Pints North 2015 Recap

Four years since first appearing on the Minnesota beer festival scene, the Minnesota Craft Brewers Guild’s All Pints North Summer Brew Fest has grown … [Read more]

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UPDATE: Artisan Beer Company will distribute Toppling Goliath starting next month

Starting in late August, Minnesotans will no longer have to cross a state line to buy Toppling Goliath beer. The Decorah, Iowa, brewery will … [Read more]

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Minnesota breweries take home hardware from 2015 U.S. Open Beer Championship

Two Minnesota breweries took home awards at the 2015 U.S. Open Beer Championship, held recently in Oxford, Ohio, at which nearly 4,000 beers and … [Read more]

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Duluth Homebrew Supply opens in Fitger’s complex

Duluth homebrewers, start your engines! Duluth Homebrew Supply opened its doors July 16 in the Fitger's complex. Owners and siblings Katie Hagglund … [Read more]


Craft Culture: Blue Cat Motorcycle Repair

Photos by Aaron Davidson The garage doors are open at Blue Cat Motorcycle Repair, on Prior Avenue in St. Paul’s Midway district. The noise of … [Read more]

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‘Business incubator’ Kutzky Market to serve up art, beer & food in Rochester

What do a brewpub, coffee shop, commercial kitchen, pop-up restaurant, and nine spaces for artists to sell their works have in common? They'll all be … [Read more]


Craft beer production up 16% in 2015

The Brewers Association confirmed this morning what we’ve all known for a while: There is a lot craft beer being consumed in the United States right … [Read more]

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Wander North opens its cocktail room, teams up with NorthGate

Photos by Aaron Davidson Where else but in Northeast Minneapolis would a cocktail room and a taproom end up, by chance, as neighbors. This weekend … [Read more]

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Brewer profile: Kristen England of Bent Brewstillery

Located in a nondescript Roseville warehouse that’s more cinder-block drab than exposed-brick chic, Bent Brewstillery plays by its own rules. The brewery–distillery blends bare-bones warehouse vibes with shiny chrome and dark wood details, calling to … [Read more]

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Now Open (Or Damn Close): Forager Brewing Company

If you’re a landowner in southeast Minnesota, you may soon be getting a knock on your door from Austin Jevne. The head brewer at Rochester, Minnesota’s, soon-to-open brewpub, Forager Brewing Company, has a passion for incorporating wild, … [Read more]


The Wide World of Beer with Stephen Beaumont: Kansas City

I'm going to Kansas City, Kansas City here I come It may well be possible to visit Kansas City, Missouri, without making a special trip to the corner of 18th Street and Vine, a historic cradle of American jazz, but for me it was not. So, after … [Read more]


Now Open (Or Damn Close): Rhombus Guys Brewing Company

From the start, Matt Winjum and Arron Hendricks have seen the world from a slightly different angle. In the early 2000s, when conventional wisdom said a college degree was necessary to get a job, the 18-year-old college freshmen decided to create … [Read more]

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Bryn Mawr Brewing Co. signs lease for historic Minneapolis location

Bryn Mawr Brewing Company announced today it has signed a 10-year lease in the @Glenwood development at 225 Thomas Avenue North in the Bryn Mawr neighborhood of Minneapolis. The location was home to the Glenwood Inglewood Water Company and the … [Read more]

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In Cahoots with Mikey and Niko: Episode Two – The Brew Day

A behind-the-scenes look at the Fulton + Fair State collaboration beer July 8, 11:30am, Fair State Brewing Cooperative A pallet of white-and-red bags sits in the sun outside the back entrance to Fair State Brewing Cooperative. Filled with … [Read more]

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