Minnesota Craft Beer Week starts today and the list of events seems endless. Events such as tonight’s Meet the Brewer (Joe Giambruno from Bad Weather Brewing) at Northbound Smokehouse Brewpub
will help connect the community to those who are making our favorite local beers. The event goes from 5-7 p.m. and will feature $3 pours of Bad Weather brews.
There will also be special beer releases such as Size 11 from Steel Toe Brewery
at Muddy Waters
(one of the best craft beer bars around) on Thursday
at 3 p.m. and Town Hall Brewery’s 2013 barrel-aged Wee Heavy which will be released on Wednesday
at the brewpub. The Herkimer
will be tapping a firkin of their dry hopped Rye PA on Friday
and Lift Bridge
will be releasing Minnesota Tan fermented with raspberries on Friday
as well. Big Jim IPA infused with Cara Cara zest will be released on Friday
at Northbound and will feature $3 pints from 5 p.m. until the keg runs out.
Bent Paddle Brewing
is set to open their doors on Thursday
at 3 p.m. and the grand opening celebration will go through the entire weekend. If you live up in Duluth you will not want to miss this. Another thing you should know is that Town Hall Brewery
is going to be featuring Happy Hour pricing all day on Thursday
For a complete list of the happenings check out the 10,000 Minutes of Minnesota Craft Beer calendar
from the Minnesota Craft Brewers Guild.