Minnesota’s brewing economy is on the rise, and it’s only the beginning. It’s been two years since Gov. Mark Dayton signed the so-called “Surly Bill,” allowing Minnesota breweries to serve their beer on site. The legislation was in response to a then-proposed $20 million brewery from Surly Brewing Co., but the microbreweries and their fans... View Article
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Culture - Full Pints May 1, 2013 - Joe Baur
Beer Talk January 1, 2010 -
Surly Brewing Co. Brooklyn Center, MN Available: MN, WI, IL Surly Brewing Co.’s founder selected the name for the company from the answer to the question “How do you feel when you go into a bar and there is no good beer?” Answer: you get surly, and say “Let’s go to another bar that cares... View Article
Brewing - Full Pints - Live Beer - Packaging/Serving Craft Brewers Market a Wealth of New Styles in Cans July 1, 2009 - Greg Kitsock
The Red Derby is a homey, unpretentious hole-in-the-wall bar in Washington, DC’s Columbia Heights neighborhood. Inside you’ll find a pile of board games like Risk and Operation, a poolroom in the back, and a chalkboard listing about 30 brands of beer. A bonanza for beer connoisseurs?
Full Pints - Live Beer - Travel - Travel Features Great Beer Towns You’ve Almost Heard Of July 1, 2008 - Mark Lisheron
You have to hand it to Don Russell, although what you had to him might vary depending upon the city where you prefer to drink beer. In Philadelphia, Russell is Joe Sixpack, a man who turned beer into a full time job: reason enough to admire him. He has also rather brazenly declared his hometown... View Article
Beer Talk September 1, 2007 -
Surly Brewing Co. Brooklyn Center, MN Available: MN Furious, an IPA from Surly Brewing, joins the growing number of fine craft beers available in cans, not bottles. ABV: 6.2 ABW: 4.9 Color: 31 Bitterness: 99 Gravity: 1062