brewpubs Archive

  • Today marks the beginning of Minneapolis Town Hall Brewery’s Barrel Aged Week. I highly recommend that you stop in at least one night and enjoy some of Town Hall’s barrel-aged goodness. You won’t be disappointed. I joined a small group of bloggers & journalists for a taste of three of […]

    Town Hall Barrel Aged Week

    Today marks the beginning of Minneapolis Town Hall Brewery’s Barrel Aged Week. I highly recommend that you stop in at least one night and enjoy some of Town Hall’s barrel-aged goodness. You won’t be disappointed. I joined a small group of bloggers & journalists for a taste of three of […]

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  • All Pints North tickets go on sale on Monday at Noon. In case you’re unfamiliar with the festival, this festival is put on by the Minnesota Craft Brewers Guild in Duluth. And to be honest, it’s my favorite Guild festival. There’s something about the enthusiasm in the air – though […]

    All Pints North Tickets on Sale Monday

    All Pints North tickets go on sale on Monday at Noon. In case you’re unfamiliar with the festival, this festival is put on by the Minnesota Craft Brewers Guild in Duluth. And to be honest, it’s my favorite Guild festival. There’s something about the enthusiasm in the air – though […]

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  • It’s not MN Beer officially, but likely something that will interest beer lovers and homebrewers here in the Upper Midwest. In this episode of the locally-produced Chop & Brew webshow, a discussion and Q&A with John Kimmich, head brewer at The Alchemist in Vermont, famous (infamous?) for the traders’ cult […]

    Chop & Brew #22: John Kimmich from The Alchemist

    It’s not MN Beer officially, but likely something that will interest beer lovers and homebrewers here in the Upper Midwest. In this episode of the locally-produced Chop & Brew webshow, a discussion and Q&A with John Kimmich, head brewer at The Alchemist in Vermont, famous (infamous?) for the traders’ cult […]

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  • Today at noon you can buy tickets for the newest beer festival from the folks from Chop Liver, the people who have brought you the St. Paul Summer Beer Festival as well as other festivals in Rochester and Mankato. Needless to say these fellas are well-practiced, so the Northern Lights […]

    Northern Lights Rare Beer Fest Tickets on Sale Today at Noon!

    Today at noon you can buy tickets for the newest beer festival from the folks from Chop Liver, the people who have brought you the St. Paul Summer Beer Festival as well as other festivals in Rochester and Mankato. Needless to say these fellas are well-practiced, so the Northern Lights […]

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  • The gang at The Brewhouse in Duluth is celebrating the Olympics in their very own way, with a series of beers, art and swag revolving around the theme. And with around twenty Minnesotans headed to Sochi to compete, it seems appropriate! Cheer on your favorite Minnesota curler, xc skier, hockey […]

    Fitger’s Brewhouse Sochi Series

    The gang at The Brewhouse in Duluth is celebrating the Olympics in their very own way, with a series of beers, art and swag revolving around the theme. And with around twenty Minnesotans headed to Sochi to compete, it seems appropriate! Cheer on your favorite Minnesota curler, xc skier, hockey […]

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  • While Town Hall Brewery is getting a a little nip and tuck this season, their baby sister, Town Hall Lanes, will serve as host for the brewery’s annual Super Bowl Sunday Chili Cook-Off this year. $10 gets you a pint of Town Hall beer and access to a variety of […]

    Town Hall Lanes Chili Cook-Off Sunday

    While Town Hall Brewery is getting a a little nip and tuck this season, their baby sister, Town Hall Lanes, will serve as host for the brewery’s annual Super Bowl Sunday Chili Cook-Off this year. $10 gets you a pint of Town Hall beer and access to a variety of […]

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  • It’s truly a small world, friends. Several years ago my brother-in-law told me about a friend that had been doing some serious homebrewing with coworkers at the office. That friend ended up being Internet Exposure CEO and Day Block Brewing Company founder Jeff Hahn. Fast forward a few years and […]

    Day Block Brewing Company Opens Monday

    It’s truly a small world, friends. Several years ago my brother-in-law told me about a friend that had been doing some serious homebrewing with coworkers at the office. That friend ended up being Internet Exposure CEO and Day Block Brewing Company founder Jeff Hahn. Fast forward a few years and […]

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  • Over the past several months, Bent Brewstillery and Pour Decisions Brewing Company have been working together more and more closely.  Contract brewing in the spring led to brewing and distilling in the same space this  summer and a relationship flourished.  Well, after months of living together, one of them finally popped […]

    “By your powers combined…” Pour Decisions and Bent Brewstillery To Merge

    Over the past several months, Bent Brewstillery and Pour Decisions Brewing Company have been working together more and more closely.  Contract brewing in the spring led to brewing and distilling in the same space this  summer and a relationship flourished.  Well, after months of living together, one of them finally popped […]

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  • Yes I know your friends who loooooved Seinfeld hold a Festivus party every year complete with ugly sweaters (nobody’s ever thought of that one before) and a crappy gift exchange full ironic hipster mall junk. Forget that noise. Minneapolis Town Hall Brewery’s Festivus is the only one in town worth […]

    Minneapolis Town Hall Festivus Tonight

    Yes I know your friends who loooooved Seinfeld hold a Festivus party every year complete with ugly sweaters (nobody’s ever thought of that one before) and a crappy gift exchange full ironic hipster mall junk. Forget that noise. Minneapolis Town Hall Brewery’s Festivus is the only one in town worth […]

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  • Our friends in Duluth have a black beer throwdown going on right now. Starting at noon today, the fine folks at Tycoon’s will be pouring sixteen different black beers today. From the sound of it, it’s not only the largest collection of black beers ever assembled in Duluth, but also […]

    Black Friday Throwdown in Duluth

    Our friends in Duluth have a black beer throwdown going on right now. Starting at noon today, the fine folks at Tycoon’s will be pouring sixteen different black beers today. From the sound of it, it’s not only the largest collection of black beers ever assembled in Duluth, but also […]

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  • As the temperatures drop and the snow threatens to fly, we’re reminded that in just two short months, Minnesota’s longest-running all-local beer festival will be under way. Will you be there? You’ve got two options. First, the Seasonal Six Pack program has returned. $300+ ticketing fees gets you a pair […]

    MCBG Winterfest & Seasonal Six Pack Ticket Sales

    As the temperatures drop and the snow threatens to fly, we’re reminded that in just two short months, Minnesota’s longest-running all-local beer festival will be under way. Will you be there? You’ve got two options. First, the Seasonal Six Pack program has returned. $300+ ticketing fees gets you a pair […]

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  • This is cool. Our friends over at Northbound Smokehouse & Brewpub will appear on Beer Geeks TV on November 9th at 12:30am. Locally, the show is on WFTC/Fox 29. To celebrate, Northbound Smokehouse is hosting a pair of special screenings of the episode on Nov. 9 and Nov. 10. Stop […]

    Northbound Smokehouse on Beer Geeks TV

    This is cool. Our friends over at Northbound Smokehouse & Brewpub will appear on Beer Geeks TV on November 9th at 12:30am. Locally, the show is on WFTC/Fox 29. To celebrate, Northbound Smokehouse is hosting a pair of special screenings of the episode on Nov. 9 and Nov. 10. Stop […]

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  • Congrats to our Minnesota winners at the Great American Beer Festival. All in all, Minnesota breweries took home four medals – twi silver and two bronze medals. The winners: Silver – Minneapolis Town Hall Brewery – “Twisted Trace” (Wood and Barrel-aged Strong Beer) Silver – Summit Brewing Co. – “True […]

    Congrats Minnesota GABF Winners

    Congrats to our Minnesota winners at the Great American Beer Festival. All in all, Minnesota breweries took home four medals – twi silver and two bronze medals. The winners: Silver – Minneapolis Town Hall Brewery – “Twisted Trace” (Wood and Barrel-aged Strong Beer) Silver – Summit Brewing Co. – “True […]

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  • It’s live! Check it out in all of it’s splendid glory. Dammit I’m thirsty now..

    Autumn Brew Review Program

    It’s live! Check it out in all of it’s splendid glory. Dammit I’m thirsty now..

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  • I’d be lying if I said that my first visit to Autumn Brew Review seemed like yesterday. I’ve been fortunate to have had the chance to hit most of the Autumn Brew Review events over the years and have had the pleasure of watching it grow from an event that […]

    Autumn Brew Review – Looking Back

    I’d be lying if I said that my first visit to Autumn Brew Review seemed like yesterday. I’ve been fortunate to have had the chance to hit most of the Autumn Brew Review events over the years and have had the pleasure of watching it grow from an event that […]

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