Tap Talk: Fair State Co-Op, Tin Whiskers Go Head-To-Head In 3rd Brew-OffBefore winter comes to a close, Tin Whiskers is hosting its third seasonal brew-off. On Wednesday, Feb. 17 the St. Paul brewery will face off against Minneapolis' cooperative brewery, Fair State Brewing.
Mike's Mix: Lyn65 Brunch CocktailsEvery week on Saturday, Mike Augustyniak goes in search of a new cocktail idea from a local mixologist. Today, he's heading back to Lyn65 in Richfield to kick off a series of brunch coctails.
Tap Talk: 10K BrewingWhat comes to mind when you think of Minnesota? Cold? Midwest? Family-values? Whether you're a native or a visitor, two things are undeniably Minnesota: nice and 10,000 lakes. That's exactly what Jesse Hauf thought of when he thought of Minnesota, and, more specifically, beer in Minnesota.
Mike's Mix: Root 'n' Rye & The Stinger At The CommodoreEvery Saturday, Mike Augustyniak dives into the local craft cocktail scene and brings you the best of the best. This week, he stopped by The Commodore in St. Paul to try a few of the bar's most popular recipes.
WCCO Viewers' Choice For Best Hot Cocoa In MinnesotaIt looks like an Italian Alps Chalet; a small gingerbread house nestled right in downtown Forest Lake. It is called Daniela's, and the insides are as good as the outside.
Mike's Mix: The AlchemistEvery Saturday, Mike Augustyniak dives into the local craft cocktail scene and brings you the best of the best. This week, he stopped by The Alchemist in White Bear Lake to try a few of the bar's most popular recipes.
Mike's Mix: W.A. Frost's Mulled WineEvery Saturday, Mike Augustyniak learns a new cocktail recipe from a local mixologist. This week, he's going to one of the Twin Cities legends, and learning how to make W.A. Frost's mulled wine.
Tap Talk: NorthGate BrewingA year-and-a-half after they sold their first pint at Grumpy's Northeast, NorthGate Brewing Company moved into a new location on Harding Street. Currently, they are undergoing yet another expansion, making Sjogren the only man to open two breweries in Minneapolis.
WCCO Viewers' Choice For Best Build-Your-Own Bloody Mary Bar In MinnesotaIt is a beloved, tasty ritual that many of us partake in while seeking the hair of the dog that bit us. The Bloody Mary is an elaborate cocktail that has been around for almost a century. But not all Bloody Mary bars are created equal.
Mike's Mix: 2 Cocktails From Tongue In CheekEvery Saturday, Mike Augustyniak learns a new cocktail recipe from a local mixologist. This week, he's heading to St. Paul's Payne-Phalen neighborhood for a not hardly seasonal drink to take you away from these winter months.
Minnesota Brews Unite At Community Keg HouseWe have seen a lot of trendy taprooms in the popular northeast section of Minneapolis. A new pour-your-own tap room, called The Community Keg House, opens Jan. 15 in the old Grain Belt Building.
Runners Throw Resolutions Out The Window After Brewery's 5KBeer lovers and foodies had the chance to lose their resolutions Saturday with a run throughout Minneapolis.