Mike's Mix: Goddess Freyja At Hewing HotelThis week, Mike Augustyniak heads to the brand-new Hewing Hotel to try a Nordic cocktail suitable for a Minnesota winter.
WCCO Viewers' Choice For Best Hot Cocktail In MinnesotaJackets, blankets, roaring fires; they are all perfectly good ways to keep warm this time of year. But sometimes you need some internal warmth.
Mike's Mix: 'El Macho' From Punch Bowl SocialMike checks out Punch Bowl Social: a fun concept in an industrial chic space in St. Louis Park -- which has cocktails worthy of Mike’s Mix!
Mike's Mix: Stubborn Mule At Herbie's On The ParkEach week, Mike Augustyniak finds a new cocktail from a local mixologist. This weekend, he heads to downtown St. Paul to try a Stubborn Mule at Herbie's on the Park
Mike's Mix: Fall Cocktails From Red Stag Supper ClubThis week, Mike heads to northeast Minneapolis' Red Stag Supper Club for a couple cocktails that will have you in the mood for fall.
Mike's Mix: Bonded Whiskey And The Gold RushThis week, Mike Augustyniak heads to a Rochester favorite for one smooth cocktail.
WCCO Viewers’ Choice For Best Fall Brew In MinnesotaSeasonal beers are being poured all over the state and, according to our WCCO viewers, the Best Fall Brew in Minnesota isn’t in the Twin Cities, it’s in Mankato. There, Susan-Elizabeth Littlefield found a fruit-based beer and a story that goes back four generations.
Mike's Mix: Hazeltine BootlegEach week, Mike Augustyniak finds a new cocktail from a local mixologist. This week, he heads to Hazeltine National Golf Club to try a cocktail invented right here in Minnesota.
Good Question: How Much Coffee Do We Drink?Thursday is National Coffee Day, which made us wonder: how much of it do we really drink?
Tap Talk: Northgate Brewing, Tin Whiskers Brew-Off At Moto-IIt's that time of year again. Colors are changing, leaves are falling, temperatures are dropping and two Twin Cities brewers are preparing for the next brew-off.
Mike's Mix: Smoked High West Old FashionedMaking spirits, wine and beer takes a team of people. But usually, there is only one person responsible for the flavor.
Tap Talk: Northeast Minneapolis' Indeed Brewing CompanyLike many Minnesota breweries, Surly Brewing Company played a pivotal role in the creation of Indeed Brewing Company. But unlike many other local breweries, Indeed's story began before the groundbreaking bill was passed.