Is Minnesota brewing a craft beer bubble?

cusineIs Minnesota brewing a craft beer bubble?
Craft brewing used to be quaint. Its brewers were humble artisans. Its beer was a congenial good, like hand-knit mittens or organic squash. Then the gold rush hit. Minnesota is a boomtown. Growth of 355 percent over five years. Breweries opening at a rate …
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First draft: ‘Tis the season for holiday beers
“Every year as the years march on, it seems to me that holiday beers are more prolific,” said Julia Herz, craft-beer program director at the Brewers Association and publisher of CraftBeer.com. Although there is no specific Christmas/holiday beer style …
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Holiday Craft Bottle Swap at the Young Avenue Deli
Beer nerd/Young Avenue Deli assistant manager Tessa Pascover describes the Deli’s Holiday Craft Bottle Swap: “I’m gonna bring my collectibles. You’re going to bring your collectibles. And if you’ve got something I want, and I’ve got something you want …
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