Surly pushing brewing boundaries with the formulation of a crystal clear lager

Seeking a return to its radical roots, Surly Brewing Company has announced a new cutting-edge addition to its seasonal lineup—Crystal Surly™. Brewed especially for summer, this lager is almost entirely clear. “When people think of clear beer, they usually think of alcoholic malt beverages like Zima,” says co-head brewer Ben Smith. “But Crystal Surly™ is … [ Read more]

Modist Brewing turning boil kettle into hot tub for first anniversary party

Modist Brewing Company was built on a philosophy of “modifying” traditional beer styles and brewing practices in the name of imagination and experimentation. Over their first year in business, Modist has put that philosophy into practice by releasing beers like their First Call Cold Press Coffee Lager and German Fat Cap, a German festbier and … [ Read more]

Dangerous Man Brewing sells majority stake to AB InBev

The ownership of Dangerous Man Brewing in Northeast Minneapolis confirmed they have sold a controlling stake in the brewery to Anheuser-Busch InBev. The move comes just three years into the popular brewery’s existence. Details of the sale were not yet disclosed. “We were hesitant at first,” admits Rob Miller, head brewer and co-founder of Dangerous Man. “But over … [ Read more]