Mike's Mix: Sonora GrillEach Saturday, Mike Augustyniak takes us to a local bar to see what interesting drinks the mixologist is stirring up. This week, he went to the Sonora Grill in Minneapolis.
Bauhaus Releases Funky 'Wonderstuff' Music Video To Promote 12-PacksBauhaus Brew Labs is making a name for itself not only for its brews, but for its unique promotional tactics.
Mike's Mix: DCTC Brewing & Beer Steward Technology ProgramEvery Saturday, Mike Augustyniak finds the best mixologists in town to see what they're stirring up. This week, he's going back to school to learn about Dakota County Technical College's new brewing program.
Tap Talk: Modist Brewing Opens In Minneapolis' North LoopWhile craft brewers have been experimenting with different adjuncts, the basic recipe always remains the same. A little bit of each ingredient is required to create the brew. So, it makes sense then that a little bit of several Minnesota breweries went in to creating the newest brewery in Minneapolis.
Mike's Mix: Longfellow LemonadeEvery Saturday, Mike Augustyniak finds the best mixologists in town to see what they're stirring up. This week, he's taking us out to the ball game to try a refreshing cocktail that's now being served at Target Field.
Minnesota's First Beer To Make A ComebackA new beer will enter the saturated Twin Cities craft brewery scene this summer. The Yoerg Brewing Company will fight for its spot in the marketplace. But unlike most new brews, this beer already has a huge following which dates back to the 1800s.
Mike's Mix: 2 BĒT Vodka RecipesSugar beets are an ugly vegetable that, it turns out, makes a very sexy spirit.
Tap Talk: Hoppy National Beer Day!A cheer to beer! Thursday marks the 7th annual National Beer Day. Created in 2009 by Justin Smith in Richmond, Va., National Beer Day is the celebration of the signing of the Cullen-Harrison Act, according to USNationalBeerDay.com.
Tap Talk: Delano's Lupine Brewing CompanyCommunity is a cornerstone of the craft beer movement. From a homebrewer sharing their creations with family and friends to groups that enjoy a beer together to cities that embrace a watering hold that embodies their town, brewing is built and sustained by community.
Mike's Mix: Handsome HogEvery Saturday, Mike Augustyniak finds the best mixologists in town to see what they're stirring up. This week, he heads to Handsome Hog to try a pair of cocktails with a southern influence.
WCCO Viewers' Choice For Best Sports Bar In MinnesotaBunny's Bar & Grill has been a staple in St. Louis Park for the better part of a century. You voted it the best sports bar in Minnesota.
Tap Talk: Mpls. Hosts Inaugural Minnesota Craft Beer FestivalJust a few years after a swell of breweries put Minnesota on the beer map, the state is getting its own craft beer festival. On Saturday, April 23 the Minneapolis Convention Center is hosting the inaugural Minnesota Craft Beer Festival.