Urban Organics is giving ancient water a fresh new name: The Drink

Locals have long visited the water well at the Historic Schmidt Brewery on West 7th Street in St. Paul to get their fill of the pristine spring water held inside the deepest bedrock aquifer of east central Minnesota, including the Twin Cities Metro Area. Now, the well’s new owner is giving the ancient water its own brand … [ Read more]

GermanFest Brings the Historic Schmidt Brewery to Life on June 20–22

The Jacob Schmidt Brewing Company site, that conspicuous, Germanic cluster of 19th-century industrial buildings sandwiched between West 7th Street, James Avenue and Shepard Road, has been through a lot of changes over the past 160 years. Built in 1855 as Cave Brewery—”German immigrants were brewing beer there before Minnesota even became a state,” says local … [ Read more]