Feds force Indeed to change name of LSD, because drugs

Indeed Brewing Company can no longer market or label its seasonal spring beer as LSD Ale, reports The Pioneer Press. The feds made the brewery change the name of its Lavender Sunflower Date Honey Ale so that the acronym was no longer apparent. The reason the charge is happening now is because the brewery did … [ Read more]

The more you drink, the more they donate

Today, March 14, Red Stag Supperclub is hosting a happy hour event to raise funds for the Minnesota FoodShare March Campaign, the annual grassroots food and fund drive that provides more than half the food distributed by 300 food shelves throughout the state. The happy hour will feature live music by local musicians DOSH, Al Church, … [ Read more]

New Belgium and Indeed to collaborate on honey wheat wine

Indeed Brewing Company has teamed up with New Belgium Brewing for the latest in New Belgium’s Beers with Vrienden series. The two breweries will create Come Together, a honey wheat wine, to be released this spring. “Come Together will be a super-heady sipper packed with tons of wildflower honey,” says New Belgium, via press release. “Strawberry scented Belma hops and New Belgium’s … [ Read more]

Indeed Brewing Co. expands distribution to North Dakota, Western Minnesota

Indeed Brewing Company announced today that it’s partnering with Johnson Brothers to expand its distribution territory to North Dakota. Indeed will kick off the expansion at the Fargo Beer Fest on September 26, and will begin selling beer across North Dakota on October 1. Beginning November 2, Indeed will also begin distributing to Western Minnesota, including … [ Read more]

Indeed Brewing Company Expands, New Beers and Expanded Distribution To Follow

When Indeed Brewing Company opened their Northeast Minneapolis Brewery in 2012 they saved some space for more and bigger tanks with the hope of future expansion. Well, that original brewhouse is much more crowded these days and Indeed has again expanded their brewing capacity with the addition of a couple shiny new tanks and some new cellar space. … [ Read more]

The Mill: All Star Week

The Mill is seeing stars, but hopefully no more rain for one more day of All Star Game festivities. Did you see Giancarlo Stanton’s 510-foot blast in the home run derby last night? Ridiculous. ICYMI: Consult our Guide to Downtown Drinking if you’ll be joining the fray this afternoon. Upcoming Events: There’s a Surly/Indeed tap takeover at Butcher … [ Read more]

Northbound & Indeed to Appear on Beer Geeks TV

Northbound Smokehouse & Brewpub and Indeed Brewing Co. are set to appear on Beer Geeks TV, the first national television show about craft beer, on Nov. 9. The episode will be broadcasted live at 12:30 am on Nov. 9 on WFTC/MyFox 29.  To celebrate, Northbound Smokehouse will host a pair of special screenings of the episode on Nov. 9 and Nov. 10 … [ Read more]

Northbound Smokehouse Anniversary Party

When Northbound Smokehouse & Brewpub opened in 2012, they did so with the help of funds raised from the sale of 80 Beer for Life Memberships – $1,000 donations to the start up, in exchange for free beer for the life of the individual (or the bar).  To show their thanks on their first anniversary, … [ Read more]

Indeed Shenanigans

Indeed ABV: 4.6% | IBU: 27 Hold your hair net Helga, this ain’t your gramma’s brew! This one is an American Pale Wheat Ale, and though subtle, can stand up against strong food pairings. The color is medium with light head, showcasing the hoppy goodness that Indeed has become known for. Hints of sweet honey, … [ Read more]

The Growler on Kare 11 News

In case you missed it, The Growler was on Kare 11 News at 4 yesterday. Our editor, Joe Alton, spoke briefly about what it means for The Growler to be “beer lifestyle” magazine with Kare 11’s Diana Pierce and also spilled some details about this summer’s upcoming Beer Dabbler events. The segment wrapped up with a toast … [ 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