Winterfest Countdown… Surly Photos

I don’t know about you, but my friends and I are gearing up for Saturday’s Winterfest in St. Paul. We were lucky to get tickets and we plan on enjoying it thoroughly. I’m crossing my fingers in hopes that perhaps ...

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Surly Brewed Their First Beer!

From their website: We brewed our first batch of beer yesterday, Friday December 30th! Congrats to Shannon McWhite, she wins the $100 of Surly Brewing merchandise, her guess was closest 12/29. We should have beer in bars and restaurants in ...

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New(-ish) Beer at Barley John’s, Grand Reserve

This isn’t exactly new, as I’ve had it listed since before Christmas, but it seems worthwhile to mention that Barley John’s has Grand Reserve on tap. Here’s their description: Grand Reserve (6.4% abv): A velvety smooth winter beer. The Grand ...

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Town Hall Beer Release, Wednesday 1-4-06

Happy New Year! Sorry about disappearing for a bit over the holidays. I got tied up with holiday shopping, painting a toybox for my nephew, bottling beer for family members, etc., etc. Anyway, I missed the chance to mention that ...

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Great Waters Beer Release

Mmm. Today is a good day for beer… Great Waters Brewing Company is releasing their Winter Carnival Ale today, served cask-conditioned. On this first day of Winter, they’ll be releasing “a ridiculously hopped Winter celebration ale.” The beer has been ...

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