It doesn't take a trillion tap lines to have a legit beer program. The Blue Nile, an Ethiopian restaurant in Minneapolis' Seward neighborhood, skewed craft with its sensible 12 handles before that became the new standard. Survey its drafts — or most any drink, for that matter — at a two-for-one clip from 4-6 p.m. and 8-10 p.m. daily.

2027 E. Franklin Av., Mpls. • 612-338-3000 •

Michael Rietmulder