Bottled and Barrel-Aged Cocktails, Eastlake Brewing, 11 Wells MN13

This month’s Toast features the winter cocktail menu at Lyn 65 plus a look at the brand-new Eastlake Brewery and 11 Wells distillery.

Wander North, Maple Island, and Fall Cocktails at Libertine

The Toast tours Wander North Distilling, tastes beers at Stillwater’s Maple Island, and sips on some fall cocktails at Libertine in Uptown.

Red Table Meats Debuts, Maple Island Brewing Opens and More

New breweries in Stillwater (Maple Island) and Nisswa (Gull Dam) open, Red Table Meats makes its debut, and Bon Bree Brick bounces back.

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Schell’s Black Forest Cherry

Schell’s Black Forest Cherry, the fourth in the Noble Star series, is now available.

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Summit’s Herkulean Woods Lager

Summit’s Herkulean Woods, #16 in its Unchained series, is a complicated but balanced lager with lovely layers of flavor.