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BBSU Starts Wednesday!


Better Beer Society University starts Wednesday! There are still some open spots, so grab your no. 2 pencils (or perhaps your keyboard) and sign up today! Classes meet Wednesdays from March 4th through May 20th at either 6pm or 7:30pm ...

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Surly Doomtree Cans Debut Today


Fans of Surly and/or Doomtree take note: Surly Doomtree cans will be available for the first time in Minnesota later today at The Depot Tavern as part of Doomtree’s First Avenue pre-party event. If you were fortunate enough to get ...

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Surly Doomtree Day Details


You wanted details on Surly Doomtree Day? You’ve got Surly Doomtree Day info… As you know, Surly Doomtree Day will be a special curated bar crawl around Minneapolis and St. Paul to kickoff the Surly Doomtree collaboration and the release ...

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Surly Eight Release Party Sunday

Surly Eight

Surly Brewing Company celebrates their 8th anniversary this Sunday with the release of their eighth anniversary beer aptly named EIGHT! From 5-10pm at Dakota Jazz Club (1010 Nicollet Mall) they’ll be pouring EIGHT, an Oat Wine style ale aged in ...

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Darkness Eve at Stub & Herbs Friday

Darkness Eve at Stub & Herb's \m/

True to form, the fine folks at Stub & Herb’s have promised to play host to a “Darkness Eve” celebration at the bar this Friday. They’ve assembled 15 different Surly offerings as well as a ton Other great beers. They’ll ...

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Surly Devil’s Work Porter

uncle acid

On Wednesday at the Triple Rock Social Club, Surly Brewing Co. debuts a new draft-only beer, The Devil’s Work Porter in honor of the UK’s Uncle Acid and the deadbeats who play their first ever show in Minnesota that evening. The ...

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ABR Week Events


True to form, the fine folks from Hohenstein’s have amassed a great week of events leading up to Autumn Brew Review. So much going on… click here for the PDF.

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Bent Brewstillery Lakeside Blonde Release

lakeside blonde

Bent Brewstillery will be releasing their Lakeside Blonde on Thursday, July 17 at Digby’s Roseville from 6-8pm. This beer is their Nordic Blonde brewed with passion fruit, honey and guava to make a great summer beer. They’ll be pouring samples and talking all things ...

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Red Stag Block Party: In Cahoots


First… The Red Stag Block Party is in it’s eighth year?! Wow. How did that happen? In any case, it’s back, once again with a fun music line-up, and of course the requisite good food & beer. Should be chock ...

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Off the Rails with Summit

off the rails

In celebration of the new Green Line, our friends at Summit are throwing down with a pub crawl of mass (transit) proportions. From 4-10pm on Saturday, hop a on board and join them in celebration of the first day of ...

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St. Patrick’s Day Rally for Sunday Sales


Blue Laws are old, outdated and really don’t reflect today’s consumers. As a kid growing up in west-central Minnesota, I was always surprised by the number of North Dakota plates we’d see at our puny mall on Sunday afternoons. Though ...

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Summit Unchained #15 Fest Bier Next Week

Summit Unchained Fest Bier

The short version? Look for Summit Brewing Co.’s 15th Unchained beer, Fest Bier starting next week with a kickoff at Black Forest Inn on Monday the 10th at 5pm. Fest Bier is the first lager of the Unchained and draws ...

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Indeed Let it Ride IPA Release Tuesday


March is almost here, and despite the waist-high snow in my front yard, I have hope for spring as spring seasonal beer releases start to take place. Indeed Brewing Company is helping to bring at least a small smile to ...

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