Dustin Brau

  • Blogs

    September 10, 2014

    Brau Brothers' Sheephead is a mix of IPA and British bitter

    Sheephead ale, from Brau Brothers in Marshall, is everything the style calls for: accessible, crisp, light, and complex without being overbearing. It pours a dark gold with a creamy, consistent head and drinks with a soft biscuit malt countered by a light and piney hop bite. It's one part craft beer ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 4, 2014

    Dustin Brau of Brau Brothers Brewing on the craft beer boom, soda, and guilty pleasure beer

    At a recent tasting event held at the Roseville location of Cellar's Wine & Spirits, Brau Brothers Brewing Co. head brewer, Dustin Brau, talked to an audience of craft beer enthusiasts while offering up samples of several varieties of their craft brewed beers. We had the opportunity to catc ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 15, 2013

    Brau Brothers open taproom in Marshall

    Having announced their move from tiny Lucan, MN to the nearby town of Marshall, Brau Brothers Brewing Company officially opened their new taproom on Oct. 4. The new facility is 37,000 square feet compared to their original location's 5,000, and sits in a converted retail space along highways MN-23 a ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 19, 2013

    Best of Hot Dish: April 15-19, 2013

    We hope your week has been full of sunshine, love, and fine food & drink. Here are the top stories from this week's Hot Dish.~"50 Favorite Dishes" from Parka, Blue Door Pub, and Ipotli.~In beer news, Surly confirms plans for their new brewery in Prospect Park, while Dustin Brau of Brau Brot ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 17, 2013

    Brau Brothers reveal new brewery details

    A few weeks back, we chatted with Brau Brothers Brewing Company just as the announcement of its relocation from Lucan to Marshall was made official. While the last talk focused on its beer and its history, The Hot Dish wanted to hear about the new brewery location as well. Uprooting a brewery--one p ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 21, 2013

    Brau Brothers getting ready for move to Marshall

    Brau Brothers Brewing Company is clear about its origins, proudly printing "population 220" for all to see on its original logo. However, as the brewery grows, obstacles have risen, and relocation is afoot for the 15-year-old company, now based in tiny Lucan, Minnesota. Brau Brothers started in 1998 ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 20, 2010

    Common Roots hosts Brau Bros. & Fulton for Beer Month

    ​If you missed Surly Brewing's recent visit to Common Roots, stop by this Friday from 7 to 9 p.m., when brewmaster Dustin Brau of Brau Brothers Brewing in Lucan, Minnesota, will be pouring the Brau version of a black and tan. They call it the Black Sheep (there's one in every family, right?), ... More >>

  • Restaurants

    May 13, 2009

    Brau Brothers, Flat Earth, and Lift Bridge present new school of microbrews

    Three young microbreweries try their hand at estate beers, fruit-infused concoctions, and...the "Facemeltör"?