MN Brew Pub Recommendations from Jill Mott

Sommelier Jill Mott joins Jazz88 biweekly to talk about wine, beer and spirits. This week, she talks about the (unofficial) start of Minnesota’s brew pub season, and helps narrow down the list of 170+ breweries in the state if you’re interested in finding some delicious Minnesota beers.

Recommended for unique and consistently quality-driven and/or innovative craft brews.

Forager Brewing in Rochester

56 Brewing in Minneapolis

Bang Brewing, Co. in St. Paul

Wild Mind Artisan Ales in Minneapolis

Surly Brewing in Minneapolis

HammerHeart Brewing Co. in Lino Lakes

Bent Paddle Brewing in Duluth

Lake Superior Brewing Co. in Duluth, one of the older craft breweries in the state

Earth Rider Brewery in Superior, Wis., just across the bridge from Bent Paddle and Lake Superior Brewing

Borealis Fermentery in Knife River (not a brew pub, but look for these beers in the Superior area or in the Twin Cities for Belgian-style beers not to be missed)

 

Originally aired Wednesday, April 24, 2019 on the Morning Show with Emily Reese.