Minnesota's expanding beer scene isn't just confined to the Twin Cities. Breweries, taprooms, and brewpubs are popping up all over the state and are destinations worth seeking out. We've covered taprooms around greater Minnesota but there are also plenty of brewpubs worth mentioning. These Minnesota brewpubs tend to border lakes and rivers which make them ideal stops when planning year-round getaways.
From Ely to Winona (spanning a distance of about 350 miles), and everything in-between, we present to you the essential guide to greater Minnesota brewpubs, to answer all your questions about which Minnesota towns these gems are tucked away in, when they're open, and what you can expect to find there.
Did we miss any Minnesota brewpubs outside of the Twin Cities metro area? Let us know in the comments.
· The Essential Guide to Greater MN Taprooms, Nov '13 [Eater MPLS]
· The Essential Guide to Twin Cities Brewpubs, October '13 [Eater MPLS]