Tyrconnell Whiskey flights at Marin for St. Patrick’s Day

In the spirit of St. Patrick’s Day, The Library Bar at Marin (901 Hennepin Ave., Minneapolis) is offering a flight of three different varieties of Tyrconnell Irish Whiskey on Thursday, March 17 for $15. The downtown Minneapolis bar will pour the following varieties in their St. Patrick’s Day flight: Tyrconnell Irish Whiskey Tyrconnell Irish Whiskey, 10-Year, Sherry Cask finish … [ Read more]

The return of Bauhaus Brew Labs’ Copperpop Red Lager

Bauhaus Brew Labs’ Copperpop Red Lager has arrived, and will be in stores and on tap just in time for St. Paddy’s Day. Copperpop was around briefly last spring. Now, the uber hoppy red lager (perhaps inspired by certain Bauhaus owners’ own red locks?) is back, and ready to take on the rainy days of spring … [ Read more]

O’Gara’s celebrates 75 years by returning to 1941 prices

O’Gara’s Bar & Grill, the Snelling and Selby Avenue institution in St. Paul, is turning 75 this year. And while it plans to celebrate all year long, the festivities will kick-off March 11, just in time for St. Patrick’s Day. The main draw: rolled-back menu prices on daily specials. Not just a couple dollars here and there, … [ Read more]

Five Local Irish Beers for St. Patrick’s Day

Green beer is…green. Imports are good. But you can’t beat a locally made Irish-style craft beer. We at The Growler have picked out a few of our favorite Irish brews, made right here in Minnesota. Have a wonderful and safe St. Patrick’s Day! FINNEGANS: Irish Amber // ABV 4.75% The Irish Amber is FINNEGANS flagship … [ Read more]

MN Beer Activists releases commercial lampooning Sunday liquor sales ban

Minnesota Beer Activists are hard at work for the repeal of the Sunday liquor sales law that prohibits alcohol to be sold in Minnesota on Sundays.  Andrew Schmitt, Director of the MN Beer Activists, has been working towards repealing the Sunday liquor sales law for quite some time, but now the movement has gained more momentum … [ Read more]

FINNEGANS to Unveil Reverse Food Truck

FINNEGANS is helping the community in more ways than ever. For 14 years FINNEGANS has set the bar for giving back in the Twin Cities. In 2000 the company was founded with a truly innovative business model that allows them to be a self-sustaining and social business. FINNEGANS has made it their mission to “turn … [ Read more]

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]