Earth Rider Brewery’s Rule of Three: Allyson Rolph, Tim Wilson, and Frank Kaszuba

Earth Rider’s spacious brewery is filled with the typical elements: a mountain of grain bags stand atop pallets, next to a handful of beer-filled barrels stacked two-high. Looming over everything, the brewing system hums loudly, as one would expect out of an operation that can produce around 3,000 barrels annually. But the bustling brewery and … [ Read more]

Earth Rider Brewery announces lead brewers

Earth Rider Brewery announced today that Allyson Rolph and Tim Wilson will be their lead brewers when they open in Superior, Wisconsin, in October. Earth Rider is the brainchild of Fitger’s Brewhouse founder Tim Nelson and craft brewery consulting group, Bev-Craft. According to a press release, both brewers were selected for their extensive experience and balanced skill … [ Read more]

Allyson Rolph Brews Wisconsin, Lives Minnesota, Wins All Day

Photos by Michelle Sternberg, Sternberg Photography Name: Allyson Rolph Hometown: Charles City, IA (where my family lives), Mankato, MN (where I went to college and “grew up”), and Duluth, MN (where I make my home) Works at: Thirsty Pagan Brewing The Growler: What’s in your fridge right now? Allyson Rolph: Pickles, tortillas, vegetables, and condiments. … [ Read more]