Nershfest

Nershfest, taking place on August 17 2019 at Inbound BrewCo, is a music festival started by three friends in their own back yard. Inspired by the groovy attitude of Bill Nershi—lead guitarist for the band String Cheese Incident—the friends created a Spotify playlist festival featuring “sets” from streaming artists on their back yard stage. Thus, … [ Read more]

Wild Mind Artisan Ales to release first bottles from ‘Barrel Room’

Mat Waddell and Jason Sandquist of Wild Mind Artisan Ales knew that it’d be a while before the beer aging in their “Barrel Room” would be ready for release, but after a six-month aging period, they are ready to release their first wild ale in bottles. Golden Ho/rye/zon is an American wild ale made with … [ Read more]

Summit introduces Wit Bier & revives Hefeweizen in new ‘Boundary Waters Box’

Yesterday was the official start of spring, but Summit Brewing has summer on the brain. The St. Paul brewery’s summer sampler pack, dubbed the Boundary Waters Box, will begin hitting store shelves next week. Included in the sampler is a brand new beer, Summit Wit Bier, a 4.8% ABV, 15 IBU Belgian-style white ale brewed … [ Read more]

Bauhaus Brew Labs to debut the first in a new series of big beers

Bauhaus Brew Labs has gone off-the-wall—or rather, Over the Charts—with an entirely new series of beers. The Over the Charts series will be a departure from the Northeast Minneapolis brewery’s more sessionable beer recipes. And the first release in the on-going series is Sky-Ten! Double IPA, an amped up version of the Brew Labs’ Sky-Five! Midwest Cöast IPA. … [ Read more]

Door County Brewing brings northern Wisconsin to Minnesota

Every summer, people from across the Midwest flock to Door County, Wisc., the finger-like peninsula extending north of Green Bay, to escape the city and take in beautiful views of Lake Michigan. Starting this April, Minnesotans can get a taste of the iconic tourist destination in the form of kegs and six-packs of craft beer. On March … [ Read more]

PRESS RELEASE: Summit releases third beer in Union Series: Southern Cape

Summit Brewing Company today announces the release of the third beer from the limited-release Union Series: Southern Cape. The Union Series explores the latest malts and hops in the industry by focusing on brewing with new raw materials and ingredients. Southern Cape will be available the week of June 9. Southern Cape draws its inspiration from … [ Read more]

Weekend Events Preview 3/6–3/9

It’s Thursday and you know what that means. The Weekend Events Preview is here to help you navigate your weekend. The weather is forecasted to be in the upper 30s, maybe even 40 on Sunday (knock on wood!) so get out and attend some of these tasty beer releases, exhibits, and—if you’re in the Fargo … [ Read more]

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PRESS RELEASE: Rogue Ales & Spirits to Release Rogue Irish Lager

Rogue Ales & Spirits says “Sláinte!” to St. Patrick’s Day with a pint of Rogue Irish Lager. Rogue Irish Lager is the craft beer for St. Patrick’s Day. In true Irish Lager fashion, this brew has sweet aromas that follow through with a full malty and rounded palate; a refreshing alternative to the usual dark, heavy … [ Read more]

Lift Bridge Releases Irish Coffee Stout on March 8

On March 8th, from 3-10 pm Lift Bridge Brewery will celebrate the release of their new Irish Coffee Stout at their Stillwater, MN brewery with Irish music, food, and friends. A $5 cover for the event includes admission and a beer for you to cheers the release with. That day will also be your first … [ Read more]

Fulton’s Patience Barleywine Release, Duluth Expansion, and MNBA Punchcard

Fulton will be releasing their newest addition to the Garage Series this weekend with Patience Barleywine. On Saturday you’ll be able to grab yourself a 10oz pour of this new 13.2% ABV beer, or perhaps, a bottle. Act quickly though, because there is only a little over 200 cases produced, making this Fulton’s smallest bottling run. Liquor stores … [ Read more]

Summit Unchained Series #14: Bière de Garde

By Brian Kaufenberg Fans of Summit Brewing‘s Unchained Series are in for more treats than tricks this October. On October 28 at The Nook they will release the newest beer in their Unchained Series, a traditional Bière de Garde from brewer Jeff Williamson. Bière de Garde is one of the major French contributions to specialty beer styles … [ Read more]

Schell’s Stag Series Batch No. 8: August’s Bock

In what is being billed as a collaboration with 569 years of brewing experience behind it, August Schell Brewing Company, in collaboration with German-based brewery Gold Ochsen, is releasing the eighth beer in the Stag Series, August’s Bock.  This blonde doppelbock recipe was developed by brewmasters from both breweries, and comes in at 6.9% ABV … [ Read more]

August Schell Brewing to Release New Fresh Hop Series This Fall

Following the success of Schell’s Fresh Hop Citra Pils last year, the oldest family-owned brewery in Minnesota will release the first in a series of fresh hop pilsners during prime hop harvesting season. The first Fresh Hop Pilsner in the series will be a single-hop pilsner using Mosaic hops, which they say are “floral, tropical, … [ Read more]

Lift Bridge Beer Release: Minnesota Tan™ (May 21)

This year, Lift Bridge is infusing its Minnesota Tan™ with delicious raspberries. Yum, right? This pink-tinted summer sipper is the perfect refreshment for Minnesotans who are at the cabin, on the lake, or unwinding in the backyard. A four-pack of Minnesota Tan is the ultimate way Minnesotans can celebrate these warmer temps! You can start … [ Read more]

Schell’s Chimney Sweep Debut

On Tuesday, November 14 Mayslack’s Bar in Northeast Minneapolis was host to the release of Schell’s Brewing Company‘s newest beer: Chimney Sweep Black Lager.  Brewmaster Jace Marti explained that the inspiration for the new beer comes from the time he recently spent in Germany, specifically Upper Franconia, as he combines three different styles of lager popular to … [ Read more]

A Blind Tasting beer festival

Taste & Rate 48 Minnesota Oktoberfests

Sept. 20, 2019 | 5:30–9pm
Upper Landing Park
Tickets: GA $40 | DD $20