Best of

the Twin Cities

Best Commercial

Bauhaus Brew Labs

In January, Bauhaus Brew Labs let fans know it was swapping out Über Düber Imperial Sparkling Ale bottles for cans. The wonderful beer-making weirdos from northeast Minneapolis communicated that fact via a video that was less “commercial” and more “five-minute-long, shot-for-shot remake of the first scene in Raiders of the Lost Ark.” Get it? The can is the golden idol, the bottle is the bag of sand, and COO/head brewer Matt Schwandt is our whip-cracking, can-snatching Indiana Jones, dodging darts and outrunning a massive rolling Bauhaus keg in pursuit of those sweet, sweet 16 ounces—“I hate bottles, Jock!” 

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