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Brooklyn Brewery’s ‘Twin Cities Mash’ Returns This August

Brooklyn Brewery events producer Meg Stemmler, house chef Andrew Gerson, and other notables from the brewery crew have spent much of the past several … [Read more]

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Eat This Now! Duck Confit Panini at Cafe Zentral

A simple, elegant sandwich shop waits at the top of the polished staircase that rises from the lobby of the Soo Line Building. It has a European … [Read more]

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Wine Wednesday: Roof Deck at JJ’s Downtown

You stand at the railing of a rooftop deck on the edge of downtown Minneapolis. You notice it's not crowded with pretty people or high top tables. You … [Read more]

ABR September 2009
// Photography by Jon Behm //

Announcement: Autumn Brew Review Ticket On-Sale Today

14th Annual Autumn Brew Review, one of the longest running and largest craft beer festivals in Minnesota, returns September 27! TICKETS GO ON … [Read more]

Roets Jordan Brewery

UPDATE: Landslide Deals Roets Jordan Brewery a Big Blow

By Brian Martucci One of the metro area's most ambitious brewery projects is on hold, and may need to find a new home altogether, after a … [Read more]

tempura and spicy salmon at soberfish

Let’s Get Happy! Soberfish

So many things about Soberfish would suggest a lack of focus. The Seward neighborhood restaurant has all the hallmarks of pan-Asian fusion confusion. … [Read more]

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In Cahoots! A Collaboration of Craft (Beer)

The Growler, in partnership with Red Stag Supperclub, is hosting the Twin Cities' first ever beer collaboration festival on August 3rd in Northeast … [Read more]

LSD Spritzer at Dunn Bros.

Beer & Wine Cocktails at Lowry Hill Dunn Bros.

When asked if I prefer Starbucks or Caribou, my answer is Dunn Brothers. The difference among the chains, for me as a black coffee drinker, is Dunn … [Read more]

Castle Danger New Taproom // Photo courtesy of Christian Dalbec Photography

Castle Danger Brewery’s Taproom Grand Opening set for August 15 & 16

Castle Danger Brewery, formerly a 3 bbl production brewery located at Castle Haven Cabins, officially moved its brewing operations to the newly built 10,000 sq ft. brewery space located in downtown Two Harbors this July. The expansion included a new … [Read more]

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Show Me the Money: Crowdfunding Your Brewery

A Technical Guide to Securities Laws and Crowdfunding No legal issue involved with starting a brewery is more complicated and costly than obtaining equity capital. There are numerous requirements in both federal and state securities laws that … [Read more]

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Now Open (Or Damn Close): Bank Brewing

Now Open (or Damn Close) heads west to Bank Brewing, near the South Dakota border. By Brian Kaufenberg Photos courtesy Bank Brewing In the small town of Hendricks, MN, on the South Dakota border, Bank Brewing recently opened a new craft … [Read more]

Summit Owner Mark Stutrud recipe planning with Jay and Sandy Boss Febbo, owners of Bang Brewing Co. // Photo by Chip Walton, Summit Brewing Co.

Collab Beers Announced for ‘In Cahoots! A Collaboration of Craft’

Some of Minnesota's favorite craft breweries are ready to announce their collaboration beers for the first ever 'In Cahoots! A Collaboration of Craft' on August 3rd, 2014. There is something special about the craft beer 'industry.' Craft … [Read more]

Beer Camp Across America // Courtesy of Sierra Nevada Brewing

Pack Up For Sierra Nevada’s Twin Cities Beer Camp

"This is the first time we've ever attempted this, and there's no model for what we're trying to do," says Stephen Cregan, Sierra Nevada's Twin Cities sales representative. "This is going to be the largest craft beer celebration in history." He's … [Read more]