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6 MN breweries take home Great American Beer Festival awards

The prestigious awards are among the most sought after in the industry.

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Award-winning Revival debuts its first food truck

It will be parked at the Indeed taproom and feature an Indeed-inspired menu.

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Beer Dabbler giving away beer festival tickets for life to 1 vaccinated person

Anyone who gets at least one dose of the vaccine by July 1 can enter to win.

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Schell's is opening new taproom with patio this weekend

The newly competed taproom is in addition to the brewery's popular biergarten.

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Bloomington is set to get its first taproom this fall

The brewery plans to serve a variety of beer when it opens later this year.

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Minnesota breweries saw sales, revenue drop in 2020

The report underscores the industry's push to change Minnesota's liquor laws.

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Surly Brewing tentatively schedules reopening for June 1

The brewery announced in September — days after employees said they intended to unionize — that it would close "indefinitely" in November.

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Black Sheep Pizza's owner, Rapids Brewing opening BBQ brewpub in Minneapolis

The brewpub is a new iteration of Jordan Smith's Texas-inspired StormKing BBQ restaurant.

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GOP lawmaker slams Teamsters for meme about 'free the growler' bill

The bill would remove the cap that prohibits five breweries from selling growlers and beer to go.

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'Free the growler': Bill would allow all Minnesota breweries to sell growlers

Only five breweries in Minnesota are prohibited from selling growlers and beer to go because they're "too big."

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6 Minnesota breweries form alliance, push for change in state growler cap

Several Minnesota breweries are too big to sell growlers. They're again seeking to change that.

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Fair State Brewing Co-op makes history as it recognizes union

Fair State is now the first unionized microbrewery in the country

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The Growler Magazine will stop printing after its August issue

The Beer Dabbler, though, will return when festivals can happen again.

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MN brewery owner addresses claim he waved noose at Black employee

The brewery is disputing some of the allegations that have been shared on social media.

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Lawmakers introduce bill to expand takeout for breweries, distilleries

Breweries and distilleries were not included in a recent alcohol takeout bill for bars and restaurants.

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Minnesota breweries to legislature: SOS

Half of Minnesota’s breweries say they’re on track to close within six months.

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Target Field's craft beer selection ranked 7th in MLB

Target Field is great for craft beers, but you might need help finding them.

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Mystery over quiet closure of pioneering Duluth craft brewery

Lake Superior Brewing was way ahead of its time, launching in 1994.

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A Tang beer now exists, and it's available at a MN brewery

The Tang-infused brew, called Bru-Tang, launched Friday.

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This is the last weekend for growlers at Castle Danger brewery

The brewer has become too large to keep selling them under Minnesota law.