August Schell Brewery has Closed on the Grain Belt Sign in Minneapolis

We’ve just received word that that our friends at August Shell Brewing Company in New Ulm (owners or the Grain Belt brand) have closed on the purchase of the iconic Grain Belt sign in Northeast Minneapolis. The brewery plans to ...

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Indeed Mexican Honey Lager TourBuzz Friday

The fine folks from Indeed are hitting the road in celebration of the recent return of their Mexican Honey Imperial Lager. Tomorrow (Friday) they’ll be rolling in style with a Bitter Minnesota #TourBuzz loaded with giveaways and a mariachi band. They’ll hit five Minneapolis ...

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Fair State Debuting First Batch in a New Series of Sours

Bricoleur: One who engages in bricolage. The folks over at Fair State Brewing are getting themselves into a great number of experiments over at their space on Central Avenue in Northeast. The latest, a series of sours that include Saccharomyces, ...

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NorthGate Celebrates 3 Years

NorthGate opened quietly in Northeast Minneapolis back in 2013 with a capacity of only 500 barrels. With their recent expansion in their new building [they moved in 2014], the brewery is now able to produce 4,500 barrels of beer thanks ...

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Surly Releases Brett Mikkel’s IPA

Surly teamed up with the Copenhagen, Denmark brewery Mikkeller— to come up with a brew that pokes fun at our favorite (or least favorite) pink pants wearing, make up laden, 80s butt rocker Bret Michaels. This funky IPA is fermented with ...

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