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On Tap in the Twin Cities - February Edition

Discussion in 'US - Midwest' started by DBijnagte, Feb 1, 2014.

  1. New month, new thread.

    BCBS and Backwoods Bastard were on at Pig & Fiddle as of last night.

    BCBS tapped yesterday at Republic 7C
  2. terabin

    terabin Zealot (90) Minnesota Oct 9, 2009

    Bcbs still on at 7c republic. 9 bucks a snifter.
  3. get it as part of a flight and score big. If they allow it....
  4. shadetree67

    shadetree67 Savant (270) Minnesota Sep 11, 2013

    Black note at Longfellow grill
  5. dzyneguru

    dzyneguru Savant (360) Minnesota Jan 15, 2010

    Planning on hitting a couple of these tonight - someone post if they run out before 9! Thanks for the awesome intel.
  6. celtic33

    celtic33 Disciple (70) Minnesota Oct 22, 2012

    Grumpy's Roseville has Dumpster Fire and Cacao Bender.
  7. PieOhMy

    PieOhMy Advocate (505) Minnesota Feb 23, 2013

    Hadn't been to the Surly taproom since Darkness Day. Misanthrope and Pentagram on tap! Damn! Had a couple of both.
  8. opwog

    opwog Advocate (580) Minnesota Jun 16, 2008

    One keg of 2013 Hot Box is on side by side with the brand new batch at Northbound.
  9. opwog

    opwog Advocate (580) Minnesota Jun 16, 2008

    Hopslam by the pint... You could probably guess, but if not... Bulldog Uptown.
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  10. Drinking la Folie at pats tap. Only 6.50/tulip.
  11. Yo, on Thursday we're doing the Fulton War & Peace Release party. Tapping War & Peace (of course), but also Worthy Adversary, Patience Barley Wine, BUTCHER & THE BOAR KNOB CREEK SINGLE BARREL AGED LIBERTINE 2012!!!!!!! Plus Ringer, SCOV, and Blonde. Hope some of you can make it !!!
  12. It was still on last night as well. The bartender said they got more than they expected (2 kegs?) and thought it should last "a while."
  13. McRyan

    McRyan Aficionado (230) Minnesota Jul 25, 2012

    Cask of Mango Abrasive tomorrow! At the taproom.
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  14. with citra if that matters
  15. PieOhMy

    PieOhMy Advocate (505) Minnesota Feb 23, 2013

    Here's one I haven't seen around; Peace Tree Hop Sutra at Bulldog DT. Very herbal and weedy.
  16. Douggo

    Douggo Aficionado (235) Minnesota Oct 24, 2009

    Sucks and Backwoods Bastard at Mac's Industrial as of yesterday.
  17. 10 Fidy and Mama's Little Yella Pils will be on tap and Dale's Pale and Old Chub will be in cans at 3 Squares tonight!!
  18. What does weediness taste like? Is it grassy like fresh hops or skunky like marijuana? Just curious.
  19. PieOhMy

    PieOhMy Advocate (505) Minnesota Feb 23, 2013

    I would definitely say there was something skunky to it.
  20. KarlHungus

    KarlHungus Champion (790) Minnesota Feb 19, 2005

    Abyss is on tap at Town Hall Lanes.
  21. McRyan

    McRyan Aficionado (230) Minnesota Jul 25, 2012

    Calling another BA to try sociable cider werks 2 hop and tell me what it reminds you of?...! I'm sure I'm drunk but this tastes like a poor mans version of pseudo sue.. It's made with Chinook and Horizon. ...
  22. opwog

    opwog Advocate (580) Minnesota Jun 16, 2008

    Backwoods Bastard on out in Minnetonka at Gold Nugget! I know that it is probably on half a dozen taps around the Twin Cities, but it is always nice when something like this makes an appearance out this way.
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  23. Had some there last night! They also have Big Eddy RIS.
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  24. opwog

    opwog Advocate (580) Minnesota Jun 16, 2008

    Had one Big Eddy RIS and one Backwoods Bastard the night before. That was a pretty awesome one-two punch.
  25. Rum King is on @ 3 Squares
  26. MNPikey

    MNPikey Advocate (500) Minnesota Feb 27, 2011

    Yep, it was good too.
  27. EJJ1848

    EJJ1848 Savant (385) Minnesota Jun 24, 2013

    Indeed had a nice selection this afternoon. Rum King. Mexican Cousin, Casks of day tripper(mosaic) and stir crazy (don't recall the flavors. Vanilla and something)
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  28. opwog

    opwog Advocate (580) Minnesota Jun 16, 2008

    Ten Fidy on at Pig n Fiddle. Yum!
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  29. igor

    igor Aficionado (190) Minnesota Nov 7, 2009

    Pig & Fiddle also has Indeed Be Cherry.
  30. Oskar Blues 10 Fidy ($6) & Mama's Lil Yella Pils ($3) on tap at Red Cow
    Dales Pale, Deviant Dale, G'Knight in cans, $3 through Feb!
  31. $3 Abrasive at New Bohemia until 10 PM tonight
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  32. qthompso

    qthompso Aficionado (215) Minnesota Apr 24, 2010

    I was really impressed by the lineup at Lift Bridge this weekend. Silhouette, Silhouette on Nitro, BA Silhouette, and Batch 500. That BA Silhouette blew my mind, especially at only $5 for a snifter. Well worth the drive from Minneapolis.
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  33. Douggo

    Douggo Aficionado (235) Minnesota Oct 24, 2009

    Valley Tap had Hopslam on last night - was even on 2-for-1 for Happy Hour - even though it was not on the beer menu, which seems to have changed a little bit for the worse, in my opinion.
    Oh, and I didn't catch the actual price.
  34. leezy

    leezy Aficionado (175) Minnesota Sep 13, 2009

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  35. McRyan

    McRyan Aficionado (230) Minnesota Jul 25, 2012

    Butcher and the Boar beer garden has an awesome lineup and great happy hour right now. $2 off any MN beer in the beer garden. I was having $4 pours of Abrasive! They also have all the rare Fulton taps on as well Knob Creek aged Libertine!
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  36. bedell

    bedell Aficionado (110) Minnesota Nov 10, 2008

    Destihl Brewery launch party tonight at the Happy Gnome at 5pm. Vertex IPA, 120 Shilling Scotch Ale, Tenebrous Black RyePA, Antiquity Bourbon Barrel Aged Barley Wine, and a special sour release Gose.
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  37. McRyan

    McRyan Aficionado (230) Minnesota Jul 25, 2012

    I swear they want to keep these events in the dark haha. Thank you for posting i was just talking with the Rep and she said next event is Firkin Fest!
  38. The Nova in Hudson had 2012 BCBS on last week and today they are tapping Oskar Blues 4 Roses Barrel Aged 10-50 and then next Tuesday in Liftbridge Bourbon Barrel Aged Slihouette.
  39. MCImes

    MCImes Savant (350) Minnesota Dec 31, 2010

    Is 10 50 available in a growler? I mean, are all their tap beers available in a growler?
  40. Moose on Monroe has pints of Surly Abrasive for $5 after tax. Yep...

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