The Art of the Beer Fest Snacklace

 With a fresh wallop of snow on the ground (and more to come), we can expect dabblers to be dressed accordingly in sturdy winter boots, fuzzy gloves, and stocking caps for this year’s Winter Beer Dabbler. But the most important accessory to some beer fest goers—the snacklace. Made by innovative drinkers, these necklaces provide … [ Read more]

10 things you need to know about Winter Beer Dabbler 2018

Dabbler Day is nearly upon us, and we couldn’t be more excited. This year’s event is shaping up to be the best one yet, incoming snowstorm and all. For those who are new to the Winter Beer Dabbler, or just as a quick refresher for everyone before Saturday, here are 10 things that you may … [ Read more]

Enter to win two tickets to the Winter Beer Dabbler 2018

The Growler is giving away five pairs of tickets—one each day, Monday through Friday—to the 9th Annual Winter Beer Dabbler on February 24 at the Minnesota State Fairgrounds. Over 160 local and national breweries pouring 500 beers, plus live entertainment, a meat and cheese showcase, wine, and so much more. Trust us, you do not … [ Read more]

Beer Dabbler Winter Carnival Survival Guide 2015

The Beer Dabbler Winter Carnival 2015 is fast approaching. We hope to see you there this Saturday (3:30pm to 7:30pm (gates at 3pm)) at the Minnesota State Fairground’s Mighty Midway & the newly added heated Warner Coliseum. If you haven’t already purchased your tickets, you can still do so here. But you better act quick. This event … [ Read more]

The Mill: Winter Dabbler, Fat Bikes, Foreign Beer and more…

The Mill has shaken the holiday hangover and gotten back to work. New beers, new breweries, lots on the docket for 2015. What’s on your radar in the Mill? What are you most looking forward to in beer for 2015? Let us know @growlermag. Winter Dabbler: The 2015 Beer Dabbler Winter Carnival is almost here. One … [ Read more]