Saturday, December 16, 2017

Browsing the "Northeast" Tag

CKH pour your own

community keg house opens

When I first got wind of the concept behind Community Keg House I was wandering through Northeast Open Streets. This scene immediately came to mind: For those who have not heard about the tap-DIY soon to open in the Grain Belt [...]

January 14, 2016 food and restaurants, the twin cities, Uncategorized
able Now Open

able seedhouse + brewery now open

Nearly two breweries open per day in the United States. And though our nation still doesn’t contain the number of breweries it did before the industrial revolution, we’re getting close. Really close. How should we sort through the riff raff, [...]

November 11, 2015 news and annoucements, tasting and critique, the twin cities
Chocolate &

cherries and chocolate at indeed

Indeed Brewing has experienced resounding success with their sour cellaring program, which began at the beginning of this year. Their Wooden Soul series, which is meticulously cared for off-site, so as to keep the souring agents separate from their flagship [...]

September 20, 2015 the twin cities
psycle amaro tattersall

Tattersall Distilling now open in NE

The stage is now set for a crop of new Minnesota distilleries, thanks in part to the far-reaching ramifications of the Surly Bill and a few pioneering local businesses like Panther, Far North Spirits, Millers & Saints, Vikre, and J. [...]

September 11, 2015 spirits, the twin cities
lactobac series

Fair State’s Lactobac series

Sour beer is no longer the oddity within the beer market that it once was. When I first wrote about sour beers, I got several messages from people, shocked by the availability of sours in the Twin Cities compared to [...]

September 3, 2015 the twin cities
menu - cahoots

In Cahoots

Collaboration brewing is a serious interest of mine. The idea of two or more brewers getting together to create something synergistic is very appealing to me as both a writer and a drinker. When I consume collaboration beers, I imagine [...]

August 4, 2015 competition, news and annoucements, the twin cities, Uncategorized
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 – to enjoy. I’m talking about bombers from Fair State Brewing Cooperative and [...]

April 10, 2015 Uncategorized

a new saison plus bonus mushrooms

Yesterday I made my way over to the new Boom Island taproom to enjoy their saison. It was another gloomy day and I wasn’t in a great mood for a number of reasons. But I brought along another writer who [...]

May 2, 2014 cooking and baking, food and restaurants, news and annoucements, tasting and critique, the twin cities