Readers, hold on to your hats, for it is time to announce the winners of the 2017 Kind-of-a-Big-Deal Readers’ Choice Awards. These are the best of the best in beers, spirits, food, and culture around the great state of Minnesota. Our readers have cast their votes and now it’s time to see where Growler nation likes to go to celebrate good tidings, explore new places, or simply to find a happy place.
Here is the roundup of our winners across the categories of food, drink, and lifestyle. These are the places that you’re all paying close attention to because, well, they’re kind of a big deal. Click the named links to jump to a category, or simply page through and remember to take notes.