Two New Local Products: Beer and Baby Food

The Brau Brothers of Lucan, MN are bringing out an intriguing new wet hopped beer called Hundred Yard Dash Fresh Hop Ale, featuring 100 pounds of fresh hops per batch [More details here via PDF]. And local / organic / artisanal baby food maker Sweet Cheeks has come out with teething biscuits called Bickies; owner Lori Karis notes via email: “They’re made with 3 simple ingredients: organic whole wheat pastry flour, a pinch of salt and filtered water. The flour comes from Whole Grain Milling in Welcome, Minnesota; local and organic.”