Tuesday, May 26, 2015
  • nighthawks and pickled PBR

    nighthawks and pickled PBR

    There are only so many stomachs in one city. Adding the fact that 91 new restaurants officially opened in Minneapolis in 2014, it is a wonder how the average

  • Collision Course

    steel toe is on a roll

    I’ve said it at least a dozen times and I will say it again: Steel Toe Brewing knows what the heck they’re doing. Call me biased as a

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    tessa’s office in rochester, mn

    Early this week I -again- visited Lanesboro. I just can’t stay away from that town for long. Being there before the beginning of “the season”, as the natives

  • TH 5

    growler storage, pt 2: one solution

    Several months ago, alcohol by volume examined the filling of growlers and the host of issues that come along with the clunky, half-gallon vessels. We spoke with breweries across

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    welcome to MN – Uinta Brewing

    Uinta Brewing is the latest well-established brewery to break in to the Twin Cities market. Following in the footsteps of Avery, Oskar Blues, and Ballast Point, Uinta has

  • vikre cocktails

    the cocktail room at Vikre

    On some small level, traveling to Vikre distillery this weekend was like finally seeing that band live. The one that’s constantly playing in the car CD player (what

  • northeast to go fair state sociable

    northeast to go!

    Two brewing operations out of northeast have recently put their product into convenient carrying packages for all the world – or in this case the Twin Cities –

  • 6pk schells cave aged barrel aged

    Stag Series #9, now with caves

    Schell’s brewery has released their long-awaited new addition to the Stag Series, a Cave-Aged, Barrel-Aged lager. The name is so cumbersome that it requires a comma. It has

  • cocktails du nord

    cocktail room at du nord

    This winter saw the successful expansion of yet another Minnesota distillery – Du Nord, located near Hiawatha and 32nd. Du Nord (adopted from the Minnesota slogan, l’Etoile du Nord) joins

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    the tiny begyle brewing, chicago

    I am in the habit of asking locals for travel suggestions, especially places to eat. The restaurant industry, although often catering to out-of-towners and those willing to splurge,

6pk schells cave aged barrel aged
Posted On April 8, 2015 | No Comments

Schell’s brewery has released their long-awaited new addition to the Stag Series, a Cave-Aged, Barrel-Aged lager. The name is so cumbersome that it requires a comma. It has been nearly a year and a half [...]

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J Carver Barrel Gin

February 13, 2015 | No Comments
Collision Course
Posted On May 18, 2015 | No Comments

I’ve said it at least a dozen times and I will say it again: Steel Toe Brewing knows what the heck they’re doing. Call me biased as a St. Louis Park native, fine, but the [...]

Fulton Insurrection

Fulton Insurrection

February 10, 2015 | No Comments
nighthawks and pickled PBR
Posted On May 22, 2015 | No Comments

There are only so many stomachs in one city. Adding the fact that 91 new restaurants officially opened in Minneapolis in 2014, it is a wonder how the average diner picks what to have for dinner. [...]

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Posted On May 8, 2015 | No Comments

Early this week I -again- visited Lanesboro. I just can’t stay away from that town for long. Being there before the beginning of “the season”, as the natives say, was like witnessing the calm before [...]