cask beer Archive

  • Looking for something awesome to drink on the 4th? Well, Republic has got you covered. They’ll be tapping a cask of Bell’s Two Hearted Ale at 5pm for all the enjoy!

    Bell’s Two Hearted Cask at Republic

    Looking for something awesome to drink on the 4th? Well, Republic has got you covered. They’ll be tapping a cask of Bell’s Two Hearted Ale at 5pm for all the enjoy!

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  • Join the Pig and Fiddle on Thursday, June 14th for their celebration of Hatter Day! They will be featuring brews from New Holland Brewing company and the Mad Hatter Series. On tap you’ll find Oak Aged Hatter, Black Tulip Trippel, Four Witches Black Saison and a cask of Mad Hatter […]

    Hatter Day at Pig and Fiddle

    Join the Pig and Fiddle on Thursday, June 14th for their celebration of Hatter Day! They will be featuring brews from New Holland Brewing company and the Mad Hatter Series. On tap you’ll find Oak Aged Hatter, Black Tulip Trippel, Four Witches Black Saison and a cask of Mad Hatter […]

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  • Barley John’s helps you get over the hump this afternoon with a a cask of Unleaded IPA, infused with whole Meyer Lemons.

    Cask Wednesday at Barley John’s

    Barley John’s helps you get over the hump this afternoon with a a cask of Unleaded IPA, infused with whole Meyer Lemons.

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  • Michael Dawson from Northern Brewer Homebrew Supply & Brewing TV gets some one-on-one time with Summit Brewing Company’s Mark Stutrud to discuss Summit’s new year-round American IPA release “Saga IPA.” Good times ensue.

    BTV & Mark Stutrud Dish on Saga IPA

    Michael Dawson from Northern Brewer Homebrew Supply & Brewing TV gets some one-on-one time with Summit Brewing Company’s Mark Stutrud to discuss Summit’s new year-round American IPA release “Saga IPA.” Good times ensue.

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  • Kick off American Craft Beer Week at Butcher and the Boar this year! On Monday, May 14th they will be featuring Great Lakes Brewing Company by pouring three of their very awesome beers. The brews include Rallydrum Red (Brewed in Honor of the Cleveland Indians, who are in town playing […]

    ACBW at Butcher and the Boar

    Kick off American Craft Beer Week at Butcher and the Boar this year! On Monday, May 14th they will be featuring Great Lakes Brewing Company by pouring three of their very awesome beers. The brews include Rallydrum Red (Brewed in Honor of the Cleveland Indians, who are in town playing […]

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  • Head over to The Sample Room on Saturday on Saturday, May 19th from 11:30am – 4:30pm for a special firkin event featuring beer from Schell’s, Surly, Fulton, Lift Bridge, Summit, Flat Earth, Tallgrass and Boom Island. $10. Sounds like fun, and at $10, the price is right!

    Sample Room Firkin Fest

    Head over to The Sample Room on Saturday on Saturday, May 19th from 11:30am – 4:30pm for a special firkin event featuring beer from Schell’s, Surly, Fulton, Lift Bridge, Summit, Flat Earth, Tallgrass and Boom Island. $10. Sounds like fun, and at $10, the price is right!

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  • Wednesday, April 25th at 5pm, Pizza Luce in Hopkins will tap a firkin of Summit’s newest beer, Summer Ale. The beer will also be available on draft for comparison. Enjoy!

    Cask Summit Summer Ale at Pizza Luce Hopkins

    Wednesday, April 25th at 5pm, Pizza Luce in Hopkins will tap a firkin of Summit’s newest beer, Summer Ale. The beer will also be available on draft for comparison. Enjoy!

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  • Tomorrow night, Old Chicago Minnetonka will be pouring a very tasty pin (a smaller version of a cask) of Left Hand Smoke Jumper! Yum!

    Smoke Jumper Cask at OC Minnetonka

    Tomorrow night, Old Chicago Minnetonka will be pouring a very tasty pin (a smaller version of a cask) of Left Hand Smoke Jumper! Yum!

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  • Great Waters’ Anniversary Week may be over, but due to a turn of events (fortunate for you if you missed the orignal date), one last hurrah comes in the form of a rescheduled All Cask Beer Dinner. The Menu: 1. Smoked Tomato Capsicum with GW House Ale 2. Carnitas Lettuce […]

    Great Waters Cask Beer Dinner

    Great Waters’ Anniversary Week may be over, but due to a turn of events (fortunate for you if you missed the orignal date), one last hurrah comes in the form of a rescheduled All Cask Beer Dinner. The Menu: 1. Smoked Tomato Capsicum with GW House Ale 2. Carnitas Lettuce […]

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  • Barley John’s is upping their Wednesday cask beer game this week with a “wild” version. Mark your calendars now – this Wednesday around 4pm we will be tapping a cask of Saison Brunette – our first WILD Wild Brunette. I kept 5 gallons of the wort last time the beer […]

    Wild Cask at Barley John’s

    Barley John’s is upping their Wednesday cask beer game this week with a “wild” version. Mark your calendars now – this Wednesday around 4pm we will be tapping a cask of Saison Brunette – our first WILD Wild Brunette. I kept 5 gallons of the wort last time the beer […]

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  • Fun news from the Twitterverse… Republic announced today that they will be expanding their expanding their tap beer selection by 25 lines in early May, for a grand total of 57 lines, one of which will include a beer engine for cask-conditioned beers. Congrats to Republic! Republic is very pleased […]

    Republic to Expand to 57 Taps in May

    Fun news from the Twitterverse… Republic announced today that they will be expanding their expanding their tap beer selection by 25 lines in early May, for a grand total of 57 lines, one of which will include a beer engine for cask-conditioned beers. Congrats to Republic! Republic is very pleased […]

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  • We mentioned Great Waters’ 15th Anniversary in an earlier post, but below you’ll find some specifics on their  special five-course, five-cask dinner. The menu, created by Great Waters’ chef Ernesto, has been carefully planned alongside five specially chosen beers by Brewmaster Bob. Details of the dinner, which takes place at […]

    Great Waters Cask Beer Dinner Monday

    We mentioned Great Waters’ 15th Anniversary in an earlier post, but below you’ll find some specifics on their  special five-course, five-cask dinner. The menu, created by Great Waters’ chef Ernesto, has been carefully planned alongside five specially chosen beers by Brewmaster Bob. Details of the dinner, which takes place at […]

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  • Join the Pig & Fiddle tonight when they tap their first firkin! Well, it’s actually a Pin, but it’s still going to be delicious. At 4pm, they will be pouring Rush River’s Batch 1000, a red rye ale. One of the owners and brewers from Rush River will be on […]

    Pig & Fiddle’s First Firkin!

    Join the Pig & Fiddle tonight when they tap their first firkin! Well, it’s actually a Pin, but it’s still going to be delicious. At 4pm, they will be pouring Rush River’s Batch 1000, a red rye ale. One of the owners and brewers from Rush River will be on […]

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  • Tonight at 5pm, The Republic will be tapping TWO Rush River casks. One will be a Bubblejack IPA infused with Lavender, a winner at this year’s Firkin Fest & the other will be Uber Alt infused with cinnamon and clove. Try both infused casks and meet one of the owners […]

    Dueling Casks at the Republic

    Tonight at 5pm, The Republic will be tapping TWO Rush River casks. One will be a Bubblejack IPA infused with Lavender, a winner at this year’s Firkin Fest & the other will be Uber Alt infused with cinnamon and clove. Try both infused casks and meet one of the owners […]

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  • It’s Wednesday and that means it’s time for Barley John’s to tap another cask. This week it’s their 12th Anniversary Ale infused with organic Thompson raisins.

    Barley John’s Weekly Cask

    It’s Wednesday and that means it’s time for Barley John’s to tap another cask. This week it’s their 12th Anniversary Ale infused with organic Thompson raisins.

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