since 1961

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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

Clos Saron

Clos Saron

Much has been written recently about "natural" winemaking and some of it is a bit controversial. It can be difficult to grasp one's hands around such an innocent, yet undefined sou[...]
8.26 Cooper Hill Winery

8.26 Cooper Hill Winery

This is the last week of the domestic wine sale and it couldn’t come at a better time to show our support for the wineries in the Napa Valley who were hit by the earthquake this we[...]
Michele Alois

Michele Alois

We are thrilled to be hosting Massimo Alois from Italy this Friday 5-8pm. He is the son of Michele Alois who started the winery of the same name in 1992 in the Campania region of I[...]
Merlot Me!

Merlot Me!

It’s hard to acknowledge but the cold weather is upon us so this week we are featuring Merlot, the perfect fall red. Merlot has gotten a bad reputation thanks in part to the movie [...]



Small Lot Wine Sampling

August 1 @ 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Small businesses, small plates, miniature poodles, Mini Coopers, who doesn't love a pint-size version of something! Come sample some of the great, hand-crafted wines in the Small Lot portfolio and see what great winemakers can do when they get hands on!

Domace Vino Wine Sampling

August 7 @ 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
We don't get to play host to Annie from Domace Vino very often, so it's EXTRA important that you get on down here to sample her portfolio! Beat the heat with some killer vino and enjoy our great A/C!

The Wine Company Sampling

August 14 @ 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Good Guy Tom Lloyd from local wine company The Wine Company (confusing enough) will be in store sampling out some of the great stuff he represents! Stop by to try some gems.

Bourget Wine & Cider Sampling

August 15 @ 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Bourget's Dale is a consummate connoisseur and we are glad to have the pleasure of hosting him at our tasting bar! Stop in to sample some of his great wines as well as fantastic new French ciders!

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