Kevin Welch

  • Blogs

    March 26, 2014

    Beer of the Week: Boom Island's Brimstone

    Minnesota beer talk is often overshadowed by the IPA and, in recent Beer of the Week honorees, by heavier, cold weather beers. Well, this week's spotlight falls on Brimstone from Boom Island, the veteran (by Minnesota standards) brewery founded in 2011 which recently moved to a larger facility on Wa ... More >>

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    October 2, 2013

    Beer of the Week: Brimstone Belgian Tripel from Boom Island

    This week's Beer of the Week is full of fury: Brimstone from Boom Island Brewery.This gorgeous, thick Belgian Tripel smells of banana split and pours out all hazy and golden, which is kind of how you feel after drinking one, thanks to its 9.5% ABV. The Hot Dish caught up with Boom Island's owner and ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 4, 2011

    Minnesota SXSW 2011 invasion: The battle plan

    ‚ÄčAs we mentioned last month, we have a record number of Minnesota bands heading down to Austin, Texas March 16-20 for the South by Southwest music festival. Naturally, there are more than a few showcases planned that feature all or mostly Minnesotan acts, starting with a string of SXSW send-off sh ... More >>

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    March 20, 1996
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    November 29, 1995