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Craft Beer HQ
One of the Twin Cities' best craft beer destinations! We've got an immense selection of great craft brews!


Professional Palates
From domestic to eccentric, red, white and sparkling, we've got a great selection of delicious wine! .


We mix well!
Whether it's new, old or overlooked, we have a well-stocked selection of spirits. Stop in for a distillation of knowledge!


King of Kegs
MN's largest keg retailer with hundreds of kegs on hand! Tons of options, with a huge local selection!



Special Recent Posts

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Big Bubbles Tasting 2016 Bottle List

    Big Bubbles Tasting 12.03.16 Mix & match 6 or 12 bottles for larger discounts!                     [...]
A Spirited Thankgiving

A Spirited Thankgiving

  Thanksgiving is a wine holiday.  Riesling, Pinot noir, and sparkling wine pair beautifully with so many parts of the holiday’s meal.  But what about when you’re not eatin[...]
Old Republic

Old Republic

This Month in the Cocktail Corner, learn about two whiskeys, an herbal liqueur from the Czech Republic, and an easy cocktail that incorporates all three.   Becherovka Liqueur [...]
Fun With Orgeat!

Fun With Orgeat!

      Orgeat (pornounced OR-ZAH) is one of the most versatile ingredients in cocktails.  In its most basic form, orgeat is an opaque almond simple syrup.  It is probably known best[...]



Sparkling Sale

November 28 - December 10
Pop bottles! All sparkling wines will be on sale! 10% off any single bottle, 15% off when you buy 6 or more, and 20% off 12 or more bottles!

Johnson Brothers Sampling

December 2 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Sean with Johnson Brothers will be here pouring some new products.  Hes got 3 bottlings from Bent Brewstillery: the Gunner Ghost Navy Strength Gin, Bent Anchor Poitin Vodka, and their brand new Storm Bringer Beer Barrel Aged Spiced Rum.  In addition try the Opihr oriental dry gin and a new Ron Diaz Black Cherry Spiced rum!

Flat Earth Tasting

December 2 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
One of the oldest currently operating Twin Cities breweries, Flat Earth is making an appearance at our tasting bar! Stop in to sample some of the beers that helped build the bones of our current craft movement.

Mini Wine Series: Bubbles!

December 2 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Champagne, Cava, Lambrusco, Prosecco, Spumante!  Sparkling wine has many different names from many different places.  Learn about a few different kinds while you try them, and impress your friends on New Years!

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