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Behind the Label: Tom Moriarty

By now you've seen our Cherry Batch #24 artwork release, but just who is the person behind the punchy red lips? That would be Tom Moriarty, a Duluth-based artist who's work you've seen at places like Brewer's Garage, Duluth Coffee Company and

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For The Rathskeller's new General Manager, the craft is taking pride in the cocktails and the customer experience

The Rathskeller's new General Manager, Kai Soderberg. Image: Jodie Cowan/JTA By Dennis Kempton Over the years since it first opened, The Rathskeller has burnished its reputation as one of the top whiskey bars in the state of Minnesota. And for g

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2018 - What a Year for Brewhouse Beer!

We fondly look back at our past year with our Brewhouse family. One more year loaded with sweet recollections,  cheerful times, and (of course) excellent beer.  2018 felt like the turning of a page for our organization for so many wonderful reason

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Local Glass Artist Jes Durfee's Unique Tap Handles Add Local Flair to Brewhouse, The Barrel Room, and Burrito Union

He sits at a large table that serves as his work station in a small studio tucked under Duluth's old police station on East Superior Street. It's a work table that is distressed and worn from many hours of honing his craft. Rods of multicolored glass r

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Fetchin' Food with Foster

Check out Foster getting his fill on at The Brewhouse! Thanks so much for reviewing us, Fetching Food with Foster! <3 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=w0wUTgzR390&feature=youtu.be

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Minnesota’s Oldest Brewpub Comes to Market

May 9, 2018 Fitger’s Brewhouse, Duluth’s oldest brewpub, will begin distributing beer across Minnesota on June 1, 2018. After two decades of demands for the Fitger’s famous “Apricot Wheat Ale” to come to market, the family-run business will

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The Placebo Pilsner

The Placebo Pilsner Marissa Saurer 7/7/17 Sometimes curve balls DO get knocked out of the park. The old adage of “being thrown a curve ball” is usually a reference of being overwhelmed or taken aback by the unexpected. Our Master Brewer Ted Briggs

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Deep Thoughts with Dave Hoops in The Growler

The Growler Story Here >> This issue, we are going to touch on beer and food, two topics I sure love. My name is Dave Hoops, Master Brewer at Fitger’s Brewhouse in Duluth, Minnesota. In this issue we address two of my favorite topics: Food an

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Tycoons Zenith Alehouse in Live Beats and Good Eats article via The Growler

The Growler Story Here >> Tycoon’s Zenith Alehouse By the turn of the 20th century, Duluth had the most millionaires of any city in the world for its size, lands bulging with untold resources, and a population fast approaching Chicago, giving c

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Melissa Rainville Talks Shop with The Growler

The Growler Story Here >> This issue’s Brewer Profile finds Melissa Rainville of Fitger’s Brewhouse hard at work. By Brian Kaufenberg Photos by Maxwell McGruder of Dapperman Studios Name: Melissa Rainville Hometown: Minneapolis, MN W

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