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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

Bourbon By The Barrel

Bourbon By The Barrel

These days, it seems like you can’t throw a rock without hitting a new gin or bourbon. Everybody wants to build a brand, and now is the time to do it. But what about the absolutely[...]
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Cold Drinks For Hot Days

It’s hot, you’re sweaty and all you want is something cool to drink. But you’re stuck at this family barbecue for a few more hours, and you don’t want to be “that” family member. W[...]
“Prairie Artisan Ales” Hit the MN Market!

“Prairie Artisan Ales” Hit the MN Market!

Although many great nationally-renowned breweries have entered the MSP market over the last few years, it’s hard to think of one that has made me as excited as the local launch of [...]
All Things Agave

All Things Agave

With May 5th upon us, many people around the country will be cracking open bottles of tequila and making margaritas. But what do we know about tequila other than “that one night” f[...]



Mini Wine Series: Riesling

June 30 @ 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
This summer we are going to have mini wine classes at the tasting bar two Thursdays a month. They will each feature four wines made from the same grape from different regions or countries. This will be a great way to compare and learn more in depth about a single variety. Think all Rieslings are sweet? Think again! Come and compare Continue Reading

Odell Brewery Sampling

July 1 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
One of the top dogs from Fort Collins, CO will be in store sampling out their beers. If you need even more incentive to stop by and try, all their canned beer is on sale this month at killer prices!

Du Nord Craft Spirits Sampling

July 1 @ 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Their cocktail room is located just down the road. You know 'em, you love 'em, you can't get enough of 'em, Du Nord Craft Spirits! We've been big fans of Du Nord's gin & vodka, as well as their awesome apple spirit. If you haven't tried their stuff yet, now is the time! Stop in and enjoy some samples while supporting local Continue Reading

Bauhaus Brew Labs Sampling

July 2 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Local beer badasses Bauhaus Brew Labs will be in store pouring their impeccably packaged cans for you! Stop in to sample their wares or just eyeball the pretty labels. Oh, and they're all on sale during July's Canned Craft Beer Sale! Did we forget to mention that?

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