First Call cold-press coffee lager by Modist, on the Heavy Table. This lightly colored beer with dark coffee flavor is a lovely contradiction in a glass.
Paczki from Sarah Jane’s bakery, Irish Coffee Stout from Lift Bridge, sea snails with nettles (!) at Tullibee and more on the Hot Five.
Complex, sophisticated, and capable of bearing a hell of a lot of analysis, the new barrel aged Cherry Dust by Indeed is a gift to the Minnesota brew scene.
Big, sweet, heavy, and completely affable, Lift Bridge Brewery’s 2017 Irish Coffee Stout is a perfect dessert / celebration beer for cold weather.
Inbound BrewCo’s Russian Imperial Stout is a big bruiser of a beer, but it’s a lot more subtle than many of its comrades.