Catherine Pflueger

  • Restaurants

    November 28, 2012

    New Bohemia boasts beer and brats

    The fast-casual restaurant splendidly combines European beer hall and Chicago hot-dog stand

  • Blogs

    February 16, 2012

    Firkin Fest returns to the Happy Gnome

    Cask-conditioned beer enjoyed under a tent on an early spring afternoon; this can only be Firkin Fest at the Happy Gnome. The annual celebration of British-style real ale returns to the St. Paul beer bar on March 24. Cask-conditioned beer is naturally carbonated by refermentation in the keg. The res ... More >>

  • Calendar

    March 23, 2011
  • Blogs

    March 10, 2011

    Firkin Fest at the Happy Gnome March 26

    Michael AgnewFirkin Fest 2011 promises to be bigger and better than last year​What the firk is a firkin, you ask? A firkin is an English quarter-barrel of beer. These days when we talk about firkins, though, we're usually talking about the traditional, cask-conditioned ales that are served fro ... More >>

  • Calendar

    March 17, 2010