Bitter Minnesota Beer of the Week – Dangerous Man Brewing CentanniALE

The folks at Dangerous Man Brewing recently released CentenniALE - a signature brew in honor or the Mississippi National River and Recreation Area. This golden rye ale, made with centennial hops, honors the 100th birthday of the National Park Service and it is our Bitter Minnesota Beer of the Week. Taproom manager Sam Dahl Holzinger spills the beans of CentenniALE ingredients, [...]

May 4th, 2016|Craft beer resources, News|0 Comments

Bitter Minnesota Beer of the Week – Able Seedhouse & Brewery First Light

Able Seedhouse & Brewery, located in the NE Minneapolis brew district, focuses on locally grown seed, grain, malting and brewing. First Light American IPA that we are highlighting as our Bitter Minnesota Beer of the Week, is available year long. So, no excuses - read up and then try this delicious offering the next time you visit Able. Describe the [...]

April 26th, 2016|Craft beer resources, News|0 Comments

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 Adds Lakes & Legends to the Roster

We are excited to add Lakes & Legends, one of Minneapolis' newest breweries, to our list of official brewery partners. Lakes & Legends Brewing Company is located in downtown Minneapolis, in the heart of Loring Park neighborhood. The brewery has a 3,500-square-foot taproom with a capacity for 240 people. The open taproom faces the brewery and includes free Hammerschalgen, [...]

March 20th, 2016|News|0 Comments

Fortune Magazine Lists Minneapolis as One of America’ Best New Cities for Beer Lovers

Minneapolis, together with Nashville, Tampa and Charlotte, was mentioned by Fortune magazine this week in a feature about up-and-coming craft beer cities. The magazine spoke to people throughout the beer industry to get their take on areas that are showing a lot of potential. Shaun O’Sullivan, co-founder of and brewmaster at 21st Amendment Brewery, calls Minneapolis “the New Oregon,” [...]

March 3rd, 2016|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

2015 Choose Your Own Adventure Halloween Brewery Crawl

It's that time of the year again - time for 2015 Choose Your Own Adventure Halloween Brewery Crawl ! We are proud to partner once more with our friends at The Northeast Brewers & Distillers Association on this super fun event, because what’s better than going door to door in search for delicious candy? Going [...]

October 27th, 2015|Craft Beer Events, Events, 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