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  • 7 Minnesota breweries take gold, silver, and bronze at the 2019 U.S. Open Beer Championship July 12, 2019
    Over 7,000 beers from around the world were judged in over 130 style categories for the 2019 U.S. Open Beer Championship, and seven Minnesota breweries came away with 10 total medals. The U.S. Open Beer Championship was judged blind by judges from England, Canada, and the United States. Unlike other beer competitions, it is the […]
    The Growler
  • The Mash-Up: Gose, Keller Pilsners, and POG juice beers for your weekend enjoyment July 12, 2019
    With over 175 breweries now pouring their beer in Minnesota, there’s always something new to try. To keep you up to date, we present The Mash-Up—our weekly rundown of new beers and seasonal releases in Minnesota from your favorite local and national breweries. Visit growlermag.com every Friday for the latest or sign up for a […]
    Loren Green
  • Now Open: Lake of the Woods Brewing Company in Warroad June 25, 2019
    Summer Road Warriors, here’s a new destination to put on your map: Minnesota’s northernmost brewery, Lake of the Woods Brewing Company in Warroad, Minnesota. The original Lake of the Woods Brewing Company got its start in 1898 on the northern shores of Lake of the Woods in Kenora, Ontario. It stayed in operation until 1954 […]
    Kim Hruba
  • You’d Start Drinking Beer Too If You Lived With 18 dudes in a 3-Bedroom House June 20, 2019
    One Wednesday every month, Paul Colling of Forest Lake, Minnesota, meets his college buddies for beers at a local taproom. Since this tradition began in late 2015, Colling and about a dozen others have visited over 40 Twin Cities breweries. On this particular Wednesday, Colling is in Lowertown St. Paul, where pouring rain and blowing wind […]
    Brendan Kennealy