Posts byPaige Latham Didora

HopCat in Downtown Minneapolis

The rapidly expanding HopCat chain brings a big, bold, localized beer selection to downtown Minneapolis, accompanied by some real beer knowledge.

12welve Eyes Brewing in Lowertown

12welve Eyes Brewing may be new, but it produces a wide range of accomplished beers, including a popular Lemon Hefeweizen, at its Lowertown taproom.

Hoops Brewing, Fair State Expansion, Taproom at Blacklist

Remarkable beers from the newly expanded Fair State plus a trip to Duluth for brews from Blacklist and the newly opened Hoops Brewing.

Bad Weather Due Date 2

Bad Weather Brewing flies under the radar for a lot of Minnesota drinkers, but beers like Due Date 2 back up its reputation as a heavy hitter.

Craft Beer in Winnipeg: A Survey

Winnipeg’s flourishing craft brew scene includes Torque, Barn Hammer, PEG Beer, and several others; around 20 more breweries may open soon.