Tap Talk: Summit Beer Announces 2017 Beer LineupAfter celebrating its 30th anniversary in 2016, Summit Brewing Company isn't slowing down. In December, the St. Paul brewery announced its 2017 lineup.
Tap Talk: Faribault's F-Town BrewingWhen starting a brewery, there are a few things you need: knowledge of beer, brewing skills, passion and a little bit of luck.
Tap Talk: U Of M Product Design Students Build Tap Handles For Course FinalOn any given Wednesday you may find a smattering of University of Minnesota students imbibing at an establishment on Seven Corners.
Tap Talk: Santa Visits Stillwater's Lift Bridge Brewing Co.You better watch out, you better not cry, better come to Lift Bridge and enjoy a stout. Because Santa Claus is coming to Stillwater.
Tap Talk: Boom Island Releases Kriek – Limited Sour CherryThe holidays are coming early at Boom Island Brewing Company! On Friday afternoon, the Minneapolis brewery will release its latest beer in the Spontaneous Series – the Kriek.
Tap Talk: St. Joseph's Bad Habit Brewing CompanyEverybody has a quirk or trait that causes annoyance not just to others but to ourselves as well. Beer could be one such bad habit. For many, it would be drinking it. But for others, like Aaron Rieland, maybe it's brewing it.
Tap Talk: Tin Whiskers Releases Second Beer In Phase Shift SeriesFrom dinner parties to ugly sweater celebrations, we're often floating from house to house bringing a dish or a drink with us. For those who may prefer a brew over a Bordeaux, Tin Whiskers is releasing a new beer just in time for Thanksgiving.
Tap Talk: Lakes & Legends Celebrating 1 Year AnniversaryOn Dec. 10, Lakes and Legends Brewing Company is celebrating one year of operation with a big blowout party. But before the celebration comes two beer releases and the introduction of the Brewer's Reserve Club.
Tap Talk: Vine Park Brewing Company Celebrates 21 YearsVine Park Brewing Company is celebrating 21 years of business along St. Paul's West 7th Street. The unique brewery opened its doors to brewers and drinkers alike in December 1995.
Tap Talk: Twin Cities' Biking Brewers – 56 BrewingNow, 56 Brewing is beginning a transition into a brand new space that will include a taproom. But as they located and secured a new location, also in Northeast, another up-and-coming brewery approached them about leasing the garden spot. So, the tradition of brewing continues at 3134 California and the culture continues to grow within the Twin Cities.
Tap Talk: AHA Names Twin Cities As Top Area For HomebrewersIf our booming brewery scene isn't evidence enough, the American Homebrewers Association has now crowned the Minneapolis-St. Paul area as a top spot to learn brewing.
Tap Talk: Foxhole Brewhouse In WillmarRyan Fuchs is not scared of getting a little heat for (slightly) nudging his customers to try different craft brew styles.
Tap Talk: Wicked Wort Brewing In Robbinsdale"If your wife tells you to buy a building and cut a hole in the floor, you buy a building and cut the hole in the floor!" Those are words from Wicked Wort Brewing's owner, Steve Carlyle, and they're true. It really happened.
Tap Talk: Broken Clock Brewing, NE Minneapolis' Newest Co-OpAs Fair State Brewing Cooperative is preparing to move its organization over to St. Paul, a new co-op brewery is preparing to move into Northeast Minneapolis.
Tap Talk: Lift Bridge, Red Cow COW-laborate On Coconut PorterRed Cow is joining forces once again with Stillwater's Lift Bridge Brewing Company to create the fifth beer in the "COWlaboration" series. This time, they are brewing up a coconut porter.