By being open on Sunday March 12th, Jim Surdyk knowingly and willingly violated the law. When told to close, he again chose to disregard the law and remain open. He laughed about it and dared the City of Minneapolis to do something. When they did, he tried to negotiate for a punishment that wasn’t a punishment at all. Luckily the Minneapolis City Council held strong, believing he deserved more than a slap on the wrist. Now is your chance to tell the City Council’s Community Development and Regulatory Services committee to remain strong and give Surdyk a punishment he deserves.
While most Americans don’t understand why Cinco de Mayo is celebrated any more than they understand the reason we don’t work on Labor Day, it doesn’t stop us from making it one of the drunkest holidays of the year. Cheap Mexican beer may be what most turn to, but for the craft beer fan there are far better options. Here are 7 craft beers to help you celebrate Cinco de Mayo in style.
Beer Cap Maps are the perfect way to show off your beer cap collection. With maps of your home state or favorite beer-drinking country, you can show off your cap is in a cool and unique way. But there’s always been one piece missing. You can’t combine all the states to make a giant US map. Until now. Welcome the Beer Cap Maps USA Puzzle Map!
We share a love of the same beverage, but we’re all unique in our tastes. The same can be said for the way we dress. While we may rock some of the same brewery gear, many of us like to make our look unique. Small Batch Crafted Pins are the perfect piece to add to any beer fan look.
Barley John’s Brew Pub in New Brighton, Minnesota is celebrating 17 years today! Seventeen years is a very long time in the craft beer game and deserving of celebration. Let’s take a look at what makes Barley John’s so special and raise a glass.
Back in 2015, I had the opportunity to test the Breathometer Breeze. After running into accuracy issues, the company sent me two additional units, each time claiming that the new one should resolve the inaccuracy issues I was seeing. After being unable to get accurate results with the third unit, I had no choice to not recommend the product to Craft Beer Time readers. It would seem that recommendation was sound, as the FTC filed a lawsuit against Breathometer and just came to a settlement with Breathometer to refund all purchases. Here are the details.
The beers will be special. The beards will be combed. Winterfest 2017 is moving to Minneapolis and is sure to showcase the very best beers available in the state of Minnesota. Here’s a look at what makes Winterfest so unique and why it’s one of the must-attend beer fests in the midwest.
Since 1997, Town Hall Brewery in Minneapolis has been brewing up awesome beers for the people of the Twin Cities. While the styles they make run the entire spectrum, they set aside one week each year for a single theme. Barrel Aged Beer Week 2017 returns, and continues to showcase this much sought after sect of beer.