All 53 New or Exclusive Beers and Beverages at the 2019 Minnesota State Fair

Plus the big sippable trends—from cotton candy to wine drinks

Cool Cocktail Roundup

Mix up creative cocktails from spicy to fruity for a refreshing kick to summer
Boozy snow cones, from left: mojito, basil blueberry, apple bourbon. Plus: Pop Tart with mixed berry filling

Justin Sutherland Taps into ’90s Nostalgia (and Pop Tarts) at Ox Cart Arcade &...

Boozy snow cones and old-school video games turn back time on a Lowertown rooftop

Minnesota Millennial Creates Her Own Wine, Fearless

Chelsea Hoff grew up in her parents' Fantesca Winery, but she’s created a wine brand all her own
Farside Coffee

Farside Coffee: A Pop-Up With Purpose

It started with a quick glimpse during my commute on the Metro Green Line: A black sign, soft white cursive spelling out “Farside Coffee,”...
r.Cup

r.Cup Takes Aim at Plastic Cups

You might have spotted this Minneapolis-based company's reusable product while gunning for a drink at First Ave
Finnegans first hemp beer, Kicked to the Herb

Finnegans Releases Minnesota’s First Hemp Beer

Hemp is a hot topic right now. Minneapolis’ first CBD store, Stigma Hemp, opened this spring in North Loop (with public support from Mayor...

Cream and Amber Owners Recommend Books and Beer

Whether you like reading romance, thrillers, or personal essays, there’s a local brew to pair with it
A Back Channel Brewing Co bowl filled with an IPA

Back Channel Brewing Co. Serves Beer in a Bowl

In a sea of IPAs, the Minnetonka-based brewery offers a new drinking experience with surprising Minnesota ties

Fair State Brewing Co-op’s Mixed Culture Festival Brings Brewers to Minneapolis

From across the country, new beers and new collabs make for an intimate evening at Fair State Brewing