Tap Talk: Duluth Named No. 5 Beer Town In U.S. For OktoberfestZiggy zaggy! Duluth has been nationally-recognized as one of the best towns to celebrate Oktoberfest – outside of Germany, of course.
Tap Talk: Tin Whiskers And LynLake Brewery Face Off In Brew-OffWith the winds of conflict blowing, Tin Whiskers decided it was time to host another brew-off. For those that may have missed the inaugural competition back in May, a "brew-off" pits two brewers against one another and challenges them to create a special beer made with three ingredients chosen by the public.
Recipe: Grilled Pork Tenderloin With Peaches And Goat CheeseThe recipe below comes from Deschutes Brewery, which is setting up a one-day pub Friday in downtown Minneapolis. The Oregon-based brewery will be pouring beers from 2 p.m. to 10 p.m. from 40 taps.
Sample Bacon And Craft Beer At Target FieldA national touring craft beer and bacon tasting event made a stop in Minneapolis Saturday.
Tap Talk: Bent Paddle BrewingJust a short walk away from the western nose of Lake Superior, nestled in Duluth, lies a brewery that specializes in bending the brewing tradition.
Tap Talk: Brew Ride Launches Inaugural Bike EventFor anyone that lives, works, shops, drives or even just sets foot in Minneapolis, it's clear there is a strong cyclist culture. So, it's a bit surprising that with the rising of Minnesota's craft beer movement there has never before been an organized ride. Especially in Northeast, an area that could be considered the epicenter for both beer and bikes.
From Pretzel To Apple Pi: Strange Brews At The Minnesota State FairThe craft beer scene is booming in Minnesota, so it only makes sense that it's represented at the State Fair.
Tap Talk: For The 1st Time, Brewpubs Sharing Beer At MN State FairBeyond the new food every year, there's another new first this year at the fair: more beer! A new law that passed earlier this year means there will be more brews to try at the 'Land of 10,000 Beers Craft Beer Hall'!
4 Your Pets: 'Pints For Pups' At Stanley’s NE Bar RoomWCCO's Rachel Slavik brought viewers to the highly dog-friendly patio at Stanley's Northeast Bar Room back in June. They have a menu just for pooches -- including "mutt" loaf -- and they have a daily "Yappy Hour" … so calling it "highly dog-friendly" may not be strong enough.
Tap Talk: Wheaties & Fulton Team Up, Create 'HefeWheaties'Could this be the "beer of champions"? Wheaties has partnered with Fulton brewery in Minneapolis to create a limited-edition beer: HefeWheaties.
New Restaurants, Shops Could Soon Be Coming To MSPPassengers traveling through Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport could soon have new food and shopping choices.
Tap Talk: Enki BrewingThere's a common idea that things get better with age. It's true with red wine. It's true with bourbons. And, it's true with breweries. In 2013, 33 years after its founders met, Enki Brewing was officially open for business.