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Back Shed Brewing
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624 Sundial Drive
Waite Park MN 56387
Telephone: +1 320-371-0636
Hours: Wednesday-Thursday 3:00pm-10:00pm, Friday noon-10:00pm, Saturday 11:00am-10:00pm, Sunday noon-6:00pm.
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Notes

Visited: July 29, 2022

Opened: 2021

Huge place! Four non-grocery beers, which weren't too bad at all. Two food trucks. Dogs are welcome.

Updated: August 1, 2022

Beer List

  • 5.40% abv.
    • Date: September 4, 2021 (#10707)
      Package: draught
      Place: at the brewery
      Score: 16½ points
      Appearance (3)
      Golden. Moderate dense head.
      Aroma (3)
      Grainy, smoky, sulfury.
      Mouthfeel (8)
      Light body, fizzy. Lots of grainy malt, kinda smoky, definitely sulfury. Grassy-floral hip flavor, low bitterness. Finishes dry and grainy
      Overall Impression (2½)
      Good refreshing beer.

  • 5.00% abv.
    • Date: September 4, 2021 (#10710)
      Package: draught
      Place: at the brewery
      Score: 16 points
      Appearance (3)
      Black. Dense head.
      Aroma (4)
      Black. Dense head.
      Mouthfeel (7)
      Medium body, smooth. Huge grassy hop flavor. Mildly roasty. Hugely grassy finish.
      Overall Impression (2)
      Not bad at all, but it definitely smells better than it tastes.

  • Session India Pale Ale
    5.20% abv.
    • Date: July 29, 2022 (#11105)
      Package: draught
      Place: at the brewery
      Score: 16½ points
      Appearance (2½)
      Yellow, translucent. Creamy head.
      Aroma (3)
      Grassy. Grainyish.
      Mouthfeel (9)
      Light-medium body, fairly fizzy. Biscuity malt background. Grassy, kinda floral hop flavor. Medium bitterness. It's all there in the finish.
      Overall Impression (2)
      Pretty good beer. At 5.2%, I wouldn't call it "session", but it tastes good.

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    American-Style Wheat Beer
    5.20% abv.
    • Date: July 29, 2022 (#11106)
      Package: draught
      Place: at the brewery
      Score: 15 points
      Appearance (3)
      Yellow, some haze. Creamy head.
      Aroma (3)
      Grassy, grainy.
      Mouthfeel (7)
      Medium body, moderate carbonation. Lots of of grassy hops, low-medium bitterness. Clean grassy, wheaty finish.
      Overall Impression (2)
      Billed as a "hoppy wheat", it's not Hopfenweisse, but it's not bad.

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    Juicy or Hazy India Pale Ale
    6.40% abv.

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    Outlaw
    Rye Beer
    6.00% abv.

  • Pickin' Daisies
    Juicy or Hazy India Pale Ale
    6.40% abv.

  • Stompin' Daisies
    Imperial or Double India Pale Ale
    7.00% abv.