2 days ago | Booze
Known for Belgian-styled beers, Boom Island hosting a Chinese New Year celebration might seem like your Irish Catholic grandmother suddenly dabbling in Shabbat dinners. But in fact, Boom Island does have Chinese roots, and they go much deeper...
3 days ago | Booze
Need more signs that there is goodness in this world? The Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport is converting a former Chili’s restaurant into Stone Arch Craft Lab, a craft beer bar and restaurant with more beers on tap than the TSA has confi...
4 days ago | Booze
In the beer world, RateBeer offers the height of consumer reviews, a site where people from across the globe gather to share their input on every beer they taste. Since 2002, RateBeer has been compiling millions of reviews and naming winners: the ...
5 days ago | Booze
Grain Belt lovers rejoice, and cheers those gold and red-labeled bottles in the air. It’s a Monday of double news for one of Minnesota’s most legendary beers. First, the iconic Grain Belt sign that overlooks the Mississippi River on Nicollet Islan...
12 days ago | Booze
Some breweries open with a bang, others quietly. Omni Brewing Co. falls more on the softer side of things. The Maple Grove brewery opened this past fall and has been serving the local market since, making their beer in house and for a select few h...
15 days ago | Best of the Twin Cities
Surly is killing it with their annual Russian imperial stout Darkness, a beer that has a national cult following, an annual Brooklyn Center slumber party, and all kinds of street cred among beer aficionados. In 2015, it came in both a barrel-aged ...