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Twin Cites metro among top markets for microbrew drinkers

A study reveals about seven percent of Minnesota adults, ages 21 and over, drank a craft beer within the past 30 days. The Minneapolis market tied five other cities for 10th in the nation, according to Scarborough Research. Denver and Portland tied at the top of the list with 13 percent.
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A study reveals about seven percent of Minnesota adults, ages 21 and over, drank a craft beer within the past 30 days. The Minneapolis market tied five other cities for 10th in the nation, according to Scarborough Research. Denver and Portland tied at the top of the list with 13 percent.

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