John Fillman and James Hammer

The “Bitter Guys” John Fillman and James Hammer of Bitter Minnesota Brewery Tours

About Bitter Minnesota Brewery Tours

  • We provide daily, all-inclusive, pre-planned craft beer tasting tours
  • You sample beer at the best Minnesota craft breweries
  • Food truck options available on all tours
  • Friendly tasting tour guides help you to have a memorable experience
  • Private tours can be customized for special occasions and corporate events

Bitter Minnesota was founded in 2014 by James Hammer and John Fillman.

Experience the best of Minnesota’s craft brew culture

There are dozens of new breweries in the state of Minnesota, and many of them are located in the greater Minneapolis and St. Paul metropolitan area.  Our love for locally produced brews and the craftsmanship behind them inspired us to create memorable tasting experiences by helping you navigate brewery to brewery, and beer to beer.

Making it happen

Bitter Minnesota brewery tours provides a hassle-free craft beer tasting experience.   We work with Minnesota’s finest breweries to provide a variety of craft beers within Minnesota’s best taprooms and brewpubs.

Expert tasting tour guides

Bitter Minnesota provides both public and private tours with an Expert Tasting Guide to ensure you have a great time experiencing Minnesota craft brew culture.  Our guides are top notch craft beer nerds and all around “Minnesota nice”, in a good way.