A couple of years ago, Summit Brewing and the Minneapolis Institute of Art teamed up and made a Tudor Ale for a special event at the museum. I was lucky enough to make it to the Summit taproom while they still had some and it was delicious and fascinating! I remember thinking it was a … Continue reading Booze for History Buffs
The original plan for the weekend was just the Adria talk and tasting at Mia, then we added a tour of 45th Parallel on Sunday because my coupon was close to expiring, then we added a class at 11 Wells because it was free and we wanted to check out all their new stuff, then … Continue reading Epic Weekend: Drinking Edition, Part One
Want to drink free beer while learning about a brewery that isn't even open yet? Bryn Mawr Brewing will be offering tours of their facility, still under construction, and talking about how they got to this stage and where they are headed. Oh, and there will be beer. Bryn Mawr Brewing: Buzz and Buzziness - Thursday, … Continue reading Bryn Mawr Brewing: Buzz and Buzziness
You may have noticed that we love checking out new taprooms, distilleries, bars, and everywhere else we can get a delicious beverage. It's not the cheapest of hobbies, so I am always on the lookout for a good deal. Here are a few beer and brewery deals available now: 56 Brewing Groupon: Tasting Package for … Continue reading Taste more, spend less: Beer Edition
When local bars/tap rooms/cocktail rooms team up with good causes, everyone wins. The establishment gets business, an organization makes some needed funds, and you get to tell your boss you were at a fundraiser (which sounds way better than "I was at the bar all night!). This particular event has the added benefit of adding … Continue reading Drink for a Cause: $10 Tie Sale @DuNordCS
I just high fived Dan Oskey of Tattersall before I knew who he was. And he vaguely knew that my tiny little blog had written about Tattersall. I am COMPLETELY STAR STRUCK.