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1900 Tower Drive
Stillwater MN 55082
Toll-Free: +1 888-430-2337
Hours: Monday-Thursday 3:00pm-9:00:pm, Friday-Saturday noon-9:00pm, Sunday noon-6:00pm.
Brewer: Matt Hall
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Visited: May 8, 2021

Opened: 2008

Contributors: Dan Schwarz, Diane Crawford, Jim Pierson, Siegfried Binge

Updated: May 12, 2022

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    Awards:
    • Date: March 1, 2011 (#8475)
      Package: bottled
      Place: B&G Liquor Warehouse, Chippewa Falls WI
      Score: 15 points
      Appearance (3)
      Bright golden, until I poured the yeast out. Thick, short-lived head.
      Aroma (3)
      Lemongrass, mildly grainy.
      Mouthfeel (7)
      Light body, smooth. Lemony fruitiness, but not tart. Sweet malt, mildly grainy. Sweet clean finish.
      Overall Impression (2)
      Bottle-conditioned. Brewed and bottled at Stevens Point. Thanks to KJ Harnack for the bottle!

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    American-Style Brown Ale
    4.70% abv.
    • Date: December 31, 2019 (#10141)
      Package: canned
      Place: Northbound Liquor Store, Elk River MN
      Score: 20 points
      Appearance (3)
      Red-brown. Huge creamy head.
      Aroma (4)
      Fresh toasty malt. Nicely fruity with esters and hops. Mildly bready.
      Mouthfeel (10)
      Light-medium body, smooth. Toasty and grainy. Grassy hop flavor, surprisingly and pleasantly bitter. Some fruitiness in the finish.
      Overall Impression (3)
      Real good beer.

  • Garden (Fruit Wheat) Beer
    • Date: May 8, 2021 (#10512)
      Package: draught
      Place: at the brewery
      Score: 13 points
      Appearance (3)
      Yellow. Opaque. Moderate head.
      Aroma (3)
      Really bready.
      Mouthfeel (6)
      Light body, fizzy. Really citrusy. Nicely bready, yeasty. Citrusy finish.
      Overall Impression (1)
      Would have been nice to know about the blood orange before I ordered it.

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    American-Style Pilsener
    4.70% abv.

  • Heady Eddy Pale Ale
    American-Style Pale Ale
    6.00% abv.

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    Hop Dish IPA
    American-Style India Pale Ale
    6.50% abv.

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    Irish Coffee Stout
    Wood- and Barrel-aged Strong Beer
    8.00% abv.

  • Minnesota Tan
    Garden (Fruit) Beer
    8.50% abv.

  • Paint Rock Porter
    Robust Porter
    6.30% abv.

  • Rip Current Red
    American-Style Amber/Red Ale
    5.80% abv.

  • River Dog ESB
    English-Style (Extra Special) Strong Bitter
    6.00% abv.

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    Silhouette 2021
    Wood- and Barrel-Aged Strong Stout
    11.00% abv.

  • Skipping Stone Stout
    American-Style Stout
    6.20% abv.

  • Sliding Rock Ale
    English-Style Brown Ale
    5.40% abv.

  • Stiff Paddle IPA
    American-Style India Pale Ale
    7.00% abv.

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    The Warden Milk Stout
    Sweet Stout or Cream Stout
    4.10% abv.

  • Upper Falls IPA
    Imperial or Double India Pale Ale
    11.00% abv.

  • Vienna Lager
    Vienna-Style Lager

  • White Water Hefeweizen
    Belgian Style White (or Wit) / Belgian-Style Wheat
    5.80% abv.