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On Tap in the Twin Cities - March edition

Discussion in 'Midwest' started by MCImes, Mar 1, 2014.

  1. hoeg0015

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    Wow! Being from Hutchinson, I've driven past this place...1000? times. I can tell you that tap list is definitely the best list for a 25 mile radius, and the best tap list between the edge of the metro and south dakota. many of those brands just hit distribution for that area
     
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  2. Mnmaverick

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    Spasso in Minnetonka has Cuvée des Jacobins Rouge on. $10/ glass but well worth it IMO. Had never tried it before but reminds me a lot of NG Wild Sour.
     
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    Definitely agree that this is a gem! You can buy this one for $5+/bottle at many stores.
     
  4. jera1350

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    The guy drives to pick up the kegs like I said earlier which is why they have such a good list. They had Founders on tap and they are definitely not distributed anywhere around there.
     
  5. PieOhMy

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    Shit. That may be the best tap list between the edge of the metro and Colorado.
     
  6. morimech

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    This is true. He stops by the local breweries and picks up the newest stuff. I think he had the latest Enki brew on before they put it on at the taproom.
     
  7. opwog

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    Lift Bridge 500 DIPA on at Northbound.
     
  8. feloniousmonk

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    I tapped Hammerheart Olaf the Stout the other day at the Blue Nile. Come by and drink some, won't you?
     
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    Lone Oak Grill in Eagan will be tapping a new barrel aged keg every Friday for the next 3 weeks...

    First in line was a BA Class of '88 Belgian Ale
     
  10. KarlHungus

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    Day Block Brewing currently has an all centennial IPA, a coffee porter, and a rye bock on tap.
     
  11. MNMike

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    Fig & Fiddle 3/14: Hopslam, Destihl DIPA & IPA, Dark Horse Blueberry Stout, the 4 Schell Pilsners from the 12 pack.
     
  12. evilgenius1917

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    (St.) Pat's Tap has Bell's Black Note, Expedition, Java Stout, and Double Cream Stout ($10 flights).
     
  13. opwog

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    You are killing me!
     
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  14. EJJ1848

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    Can I get my whole flight in Black Note?
     
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  15. GopherPharmer

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    Unfortunately no, I tried
     
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  16. evilgenius1917

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    I posted that just for you. It should last a couple of days at least, I would guess. And, in the words of Yoda, "there is another."
     
  17. GabbyTapped

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    This Friday (3/21) 5pm at Bulldog NE, Bells night, featuring Bells Consecrator Dopplebock, Bells Smitten, Bells Third Coast, and a Firkin of Hopslam.
     
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    I swung by Yardhouse on Saturday night and they had Abyss as one of their chalkboard series beers. The place was packed and the beer list is crazy long (140 taps). I can safely say that they'll have something for just about everyone... if you're willing to wait an hour for dinner on a Saturday while there's still lots of buzz about them opening.
     
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    Just left Gold Nugget in Minnetonka.... They have BCBS on tap and a few bottles of BCB Coffee Stout left... Damn good.
     
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    Thanks for the post!
    We celebrated my friend Pat's birthday tonight out there tonight.
    We skipped the flights, and went straight for the 10 oz pours:D
    Would've never known.
    They still had 2 bottles of 2009 Mirror Mirror as well:cool:

    [​IMG]
     
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  23. hoeg0015

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    all still on, and flights are $8 during happy hour.
     
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  24. MCImes

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    Acadia has a pretty killer lineup right now
    rodenbach grand cru, st bernardus 12 (never see this on tap and its delicious), Burr grinder, Blakkr, 10-50, + more im probably forgetting
     
  25. lonewolfcry

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    What, you?
    Forget things?
    I can't believe that...lol
     
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    Dinner was awesome. Casks we solid and food pairings were tasty business. Really great evening! Thanks to Bulldog and Surly!! Mike represented on beer, and chefs at bulldog really stepped up their game.
     
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    BCBS still on at Gold nugget in Minnetonka. They also have a few bottles of BCBCS left for $15 each.
     
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    LB Irish Coffee Stout on at Republic Seven Corners!
     
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    I know this is a ways out, but Pat's Tap will have Rum King on April 1. For those of us who can't wait, anyone seen it anywhere lately?
     
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  30. McRyan

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    Nah, that's legit! This beer is one of my favorite barrel aged beers out of MN.
     
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    Anyone seen Surly Cacao Bender recently? Was looking to stop some where for lunch and try some.
     
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    Pizza luce in Hopkins had it on tap on Friday
     
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    Was on at the taproom on Thursday
     
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    Awesome thanks. Will have to hit that on my way back from Casanova.
     
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    Stubs has Bourbon County BarleyWine on tap $5 10oz
     
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    I love stub's. They have the most reasonable prices ever on special/rare beer. Anyone remember the $3 happy hour pints of Lagunitas BA Rye Cappuccino stout? I sure do. And it was awesome. ...if it were the Gnome it would have been $13 :rolleyes:
     
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    Black Note is still on at Pat's Tap as of last night. Didn't see another glass of dark beer in the entire place.
     
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    I wonder what size of kegs Bells gives of Black Note.. Our bells rep has been doing a great job, Uptown Tavern takeover was great. I think this is the 5th keg of black note to be here since ABR
     
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    Chocolate Coconut Jack Frost is on at Town Hall Tap.
     
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