Dan Schwarz

  • Blogs

    November 20, 2013

    Beer of the Week: Commander Barleywine from Lift Bridge

    This week's Beer of the Week is the newly released Commander Barleywine from Lift Bridge Brewing Co., a bourbon barrel-aged beer that's as potent as it is pleasing to the palate. It's also an appropriate tipple to offer your friends or family at Thanksgiving dinner, especially when you consider the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 23, 2013

    Beer of the Week: Crosscut from Lift Bridge Brewing Co.

    This week's Beer of the Week is the Crosscut pale ale from Lift Bridge Brewing Co. in Stillwater. "The pale ale is a style that's currently overshadowed by IPAs, especially locally," says Dan Schwarz, CEO and co-owner of Lift Bridge. "But for me, it is my go-to session beer."It's certainly ligh ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 17, 2013

    "Superhuman" gray-haired woman steals decorative planter from Lift Bridge Brewing [VIDEO]

    In a feat of strength Lift Bridge Brewing CEO Dan Schwarz described as "unbelievable," a gray-haired lady was caught on tape stealing a $125 decorative planter from the brewery's Stillwater headquarters during the wee hours of Saturday morning.ALSO UNSOLVED: Man wants "plantnappers" who stole junipe ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 14, 2011

    Surly Brewing Co. bill clears House committee [VIDEO]

    Omar Ansari's dad Naseem and Rep. Jenifer Loon outside the House committee hearing.​The Surly Brewing Co. bill got a slightly different treatment in the House Commerce committee's basement hearing this afternoon. A new onetime opponent's voice was heard, and Surly owner Omar Ansari got a bit o ... More >>

  • Restaurants

    November 19, 2008

    Lift Bridge Is Rising

    Up-and-coming craft brewer offers a taste of Stillwater in every glass