Surly Brewing Suspends 'Darkness Day' Due To Minnesota Law Banning Take-Home Beer SalesPart of craft beer culture is collecting limited-release bottles and attending beer launches. However, the biggest breweries in Minnesota are not able to be part of that culture because they're too big.
The Top 5 Breweries In MinneapolisTopping the list is The Freehouse. The brewery, breakfast, brunch and Cajun/Creole spot is the highest rated brewery in Minneapolis.
Final Four Guide: Best Breweries To Visit While You're In TownBeer-lovers visiting Minneapolis for the Final Four won’t have to go far to find Minnesota’s most beloved beers. Walk in any direction out of U.S. Bank Stadium and you’ll probably find a bar or restaurant serving craft beers from the Twin Cities, the North Shore and other parts of “The Land of 10,000 Beers." But for hop heads seeking a more direct experience of the state’s brewing culture, there are a few places that need to be on your radar, because they’re well worth the Lyft ride.
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.
Twin Cities Craft Brewers Brace For Sunday Growler SalesA single pint of beer can often lead to a much bigger sale in the craft brewery business. The 64-ounce growler allows customers to bring home a sampling of their favorite brew.
Tap Talk: Tin Whiskers Faces Off Against Urban Growler In 1st Ever Brew-OffTin Whiskers challenges Urban Growler to the first ever brew-off and they invite you to try their beers made with ingredients chosen by Twin Cities locals.
Tap Talk: Craft Beer Festival Comes To Mpls.Attention, craft beer enthusiasts: This weekend is your chance to guzzle (well … politely sample) the craftiest of beers from nearly 75 different breweries.
Local Tap Talk: Urban Growler -- MN's First Women-Owned BreweryWhen co-founders Deb Loch and her partner, Jill Pavlak, decided to make a major life change they had no idea they'd be making history in Minnesota. Truth is they just wanted to bring people together at a turbulent time in United States' politics.
Senator: Union's Reversal Makes Sunday Growler Sales LikelyMinnesota residents may soon be able to take home their favorite craft brews in 64-ounce growlers on Sundays due to a labor union's reversal on the issue, a top legislative backer of repealing the state's Sunday liquor sales bans said Monday.
5 MN Breweries Win Big At World Beer CupThe craft brewery trend has really exploded here in Minnesota, and according to the results of a recent competition, we're also doing it right. Five Minnesota breweries won awards at the Brewers Association's World Beer Cup.
Learn The Art Of Suds at American Craft ShowMore than 200 artists from around the country will be in St. Paul this weekend as the American Craft Council Show returns to the RiverCentre. But there's something new this year: beer. The American Craft Council is showing how brewers are making art through their beer.
Mpls. Brewery Opens With Senator’s HelpA local business is just getting over the red tape from the federal government shutdown earlier this year. And, they’re celebrating with a toast. The new Freehouse Brewery celebrated their opening in Minneapolis Saturday. The business finally got their brewery permit from the Treasury Department after about a month delay. It’s something they say couldn't have been done without the help of Sen. Amy Klobuchar.
5 Minnesota Breweries Take Home AwardsSome of the best beers in the country, can be found right here in the Twin Cities. Three metro area breweries took home medals from the 2013 Great American Beer Festival.
'Taproom' Trend Booming In MinneapolisA taproom trend in the Twin Cities is giving people who enjoy beer a whole new experience.
Best Craft Beer Bars In The Twin CitiesA newly opened bar in uptown, a pub in St. Paul, a cozy pub on Selby and Dale, an oyster and whiskey bar in Minneapolis and a pub on 50th and France...what do they all have in common? They all have a tremendous craft beer list.