GRRRL Beer Rep Party at The Happy Gnome

The local beer scene is loaded with talented ladies. Whether they’re brewing beer, selling it, or serving it—they are a big part of this exploding beer scene. Local beer reps Gabby Rudisill from Ballast Point, Tara Alcure from Surly, and Sarah Meyer ...

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Craft Beer Pioneer Summit Celebrating 30 Years

Thirty years ago Top Gun was all the rage. That was 1986, the same year that Summit Brewing opened its doors in an old building that used to sell truck parts on University Avenue in St. Paul. To say this ...

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Fulton Releases a New Brand Called Standard Lager

Easy drinking lagers are hot right now in the craft beer world, and Fulton just made a solid statement with Standard Lager. It’s actually a “brand” rather than just a new beer, similar to what Firestone Walker did with 805 Beer. It’s ...

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Fair State Brewing Expanding

Nearing 1,000 members strong and a healthy demand for their beers, Fair State Brewing Coop has just signed a lease on a 40,000 square foot brewing space just a couple miles (2077 Ellis Avenue in St. Paul) from the taproom. ...

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News and Notes for September

Summer may be coming to a close, but in the beer world there is still plenty going on. Here are some notes from around town. Summit Brewing is hosting Backyard Bash on Saturday, September 10th which will also commemorate 30 ...

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