Bitter Minnesota Beer of the Week – Bent Brewstillery Über Lüpin

Our newest Bitter Minnesota Beer of the Week, Bent Brewstillery Über Lüpin, sounds amazing. Rich, fun, exciting, with cocoa and toasted bread crumbs balancing the floral hops. You have to try it. Story You have to be big and bold to survive a Minnesota winter. It’s a good thing Über Lüpin Schwarz IPA is just [...]

April 19th, 2016|Craft beer resources, News|0 Comments

Best of Minnesota 2016 Lists Include Several Breweries

Star Tribune and City Pages just released their Best of 2016 lists, filled with people to know, places to go and things to try . Several craft breweries are highlighted; see which ones below. Star Tribune Best Metro Brewery : Steel Toe Brewing "Size 7 is arguably Minnesota’s finest IPA." Best Outstate Brewery: Bent Paddle Brewing  "Flagship beers include a [...]

April 18th, 2016|Craft beer resources, News|0 Comments

Bitter Minnesota Beer of the Week – Insight Brewing’s Phantom Taxi

Just in time for Spring, we are bringing back the Bitter Minnesota Beer of the Week series! In our quest to find a great local craft beer to enjoy this Spring, we went to Insight Brewing Company's co-founder and lead brewer Ilan Klages-Mundt who recommended we try their Limited Edition Phantom Taxi IPA, available only for the next 30 - [...]

April 7th, 2016|Craft beer resources, News|0 Comments

Bitter Minnesota Featured in Minnesota Bride Magazine

We were contacted by folks from the Minnesota Bride magazine this summer to talk about fun ideas for bachelor parties. Craft brewery tour is a no brainer, right? So, if you grab a copy of the 2015 Fall/Winter issue of Minnesota Bride magazine, you will find a nice shout out to Bitter Minnesota Brewery [...]

October 28th, 2015|Craft beer resources, News|0 Comments

Bitter Minnesota Beer of the Week – Bauhaus Brew Labs Schwandtoberfest

Welcome to the third edition of Bitter Minnesota Beer of the Week - Bauhaus Brew Labs Schwandtoberfest! This week, we talk to folks at Bauhaus Brew Labs about one of their seasonal offerings, the Schwandtoberfest. You guessed it – it’s German! Describe the beer, taste, IBU, ABV, etc. Schwandtoberfest is Bavarian Style Fesbier; 5.7% ABV [...]

September 9th, 2015|Craft beer resources, News, Opinions, Reviews|0 Comments

How to Survive a 5-stop Brewery Tour

Just last week we had our very first 5-stop brewery tour and we simply had to tell you about it. See, our daily public tours always include 3 stops, while private tours can be customized to include as many stops as the customer wants. No group has ever done 5 stops before, until last week [...]

July 13th, 2015|Craft beer resources, News, Opinions|0 Comments

Bitter Minnesota Beer of the Week – NorthGate Brewing Get Together

Welcome to the third edition of Bitter Minnesota Beer of the Week - NorthGate Brewing Get Together! This week, we talk to our friends at NorthGate Brewing, taproom manager Jim Olson and co-owner Adam Sjogren about Get Together, their recommendation for a great summer beer. Describe the beer, taste, IBU, ABV, etc., and tell us a bit [...]

July 8th, 2015|Craft beer resources, News, Opinions, Reviews|0 Comments

Bitter Minnesota Beer of the Week – Sisyphus Brewing Citra Hop

Welcome to the second edition of Bitter Minnesota Beer of the Week - Sisyphus Brewing Citra Hop! For this blog series, we  partner with local breweries to bring to you interesting behind-the-scenes stories about how some of your favorite local craft beers are made. This week, Samuel Harriman, owner and head brewer at Sisyphus Brewing tells us more about [...]

June 15th, 2015|Craft beer resources, News, Opinions, Reviews|0 Comments

Bitter Minnesota Beer of the Week – Fair State Brewing Cooperative’s Hefeweizen

Welcome to the very first edition of Bitter Minnesota Beer of the Week! We are excited to partner with local breweries on this blog series and bring to you interesting behind-the-scenes stories about how some of your favorite local craft beers are made. To kick off the series, we sat down with Niko Tonks, head [...]

June 2nd, 2015|Craft beer resources, News, Opinions, Reviews|0 Comments

What Are Visitors Saying About Bitter Minnesota

Toronto, Montreal, New Jersey, Madison, Topeka, Portland  - we've had customers from all of these cities and we love them all! Typically, out-of-towners do their research before they even get here. They to try to find the activities that help them learn more about Minneapolis, that are also safe and fun. Bitter Minnesota often comes up at [...]

April 25th, 2015|Craft beer resources, News, Opinions|0 Comments