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New: Funked Up #8 — Farmhouse Bavaria

Brewery, istillery, Minnesota, Twin Cities, Spirits, Events, Private Parties, Roseville, Craft Beer, Local Beer, Beer, Whiskey, Gin, IPA, Stout, Ales, Home Brewing, Growlers, Beer Art, Sports Bar, Food Trucks, Happy Hour

Picture it: The dizzying Alps, lush Alpine foothills, and numerous azure lakes. Farmhouse Bavaria, made In Cahoots with August Schell brewer Jace Marti, evokes these picturesque thoughts for those who drink a pint of the traditional table farmhouse ale. The collaboration

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One-Year Taproom Anniversary

August 22, 2015 was the date of a big occasion—Bent Brewstillery’s one-year anniversary of opening its taproom. Owner Bartley Blume said it’s been a year of victories and challenges — but also a ton of excitement. “The first year of

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New: Brewer’s ExperimentALES #7—Hil Yis! New Zealand Hoppy Golden Ale

In our latest taproom-only beer, we combine toasty English malts with New Zealand Rakau hops to create a beer that’s partly fruity and partly spicy—and totally satisfying. Those who imbibe our new Hil Yis! New Zealand Hoppy Golden Ale will wallow

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Bent Brewstillery’s New Poitín Spirit Makes the News

Brewery, Distillery, Minnesota, Twin Cities, Spirits, Events, Private Parties, Roseville, Craft Beer, Local Beer, Beer, Whiskey, Gin, IPA, Stout, Ales, Home Brewing, Growlers, Beer Art, Sports Bar, Food Trucks, Happy Hour

Bent Anchor, our newest spirit, is unique for a couple of reasons. For starters, Minnesota’s very first Irish-style poitín is made with a ton of cast-off potato skins rescued from The Anchor Fish & Chips’ compost pile. In fact, this

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New: Brewer’s Special Release—Lakeside Blonde Fruited Amber Blonde Ale

It’s no coincidence that Minnesota’s the Land of 10,000 Lakes, and that we’ve got the perfect beer to enjoy when you’re sitting under blue skies, cruising on the pontoon, or just soaking up the sunshine. Lakeside Blonde is a refreshing

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New: Brewer’s ExperimentALES #5—London Export Double Brown Stout Now Available

Brewery, Distillery, Minnesota, Twin Cities, Spirits, Events, Private Parties, Roseville, Craft Beer, Local Beer, Beer, Whiskey, Gin, IPA, Stout, Ales, Home Brewing, Growlers, Beer Art, Sports Bar, Food Trucks, Happy Hour

London has given the world soccer wonder David Beckham and superstar musician David Bowie, but it’s also the birthplace of our new stout, London Export. Steeped in history, our mid-war historic stout features flavors and aromas of Italian espresso, toasty

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New: Brewer’s ExperimentALES #6 – Melomel With raspberry and ginger Now Available

Brewery, Distillery, Minnesota, Twin Cities, Spirits, Events, Private Parties, Roseville, Craft Beer, Local Beer, Beer, Whiskey, Gin, IPA, Stout, Ales, Home Brewing, Growlers, Beer Art, Sports Bar, Food Trucks, Happy Hour

Summer is upon us, and Bent Brewstillery has the perfect gluten-free beer for enjoying the warm weather: Raspberry-Ginger Orange Blossom Melomel. The sixth beer in our ExperimentALES Series, this melomel is made with a variety of delicious fruit and spices

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Taproom Grand Opening Celebration—9/20!

Brewery, Distillery, Minnesota, Twin Cities, Spirits, Events, Private Parties, Roseville, Craft Beer, Local Beer, Beer, Whiskey, Gin, IPA, Stout, Ales, Home Brewing, Growlers, Beer Art, Sports Bar, Food Trucks, Happy Hour

Twin Cities’ newest taproom and only brewery/distillery! Join us as we celebrate the official christening of our brand new taproom with Anchor food truck eats (maybe tag them if you can?), live music, and of course, our delicious beers! Normal

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Taproom opening this Thursday!

Roseville, MN–Earlier this year, Bent Brewstillery announced our merger with Pour Decisions. With that proclamation came the news that our taproom would be closed for renovations while we built the distillery. Now, after these long, dry months, we are finally

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FREE pair of tickets to St. Paul Summer Beer Fest

Minnesota Brewery, Beer, Craft Beer, Distillery, Local Beer, Tap Room, Roseville, Minnesota, Minneapolis, St. Paul

Looking to score some tickets to the St. Paul Summer Beer Fest? We’re giving away a pair. All you’ve gotta do is tell us your favorite food pairing with a Bent Brewstillery beer. It can be a favorite food from

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Brewstillery News

Minnesota Brewery, Beer, Craft Beer, Distillery, Local Beer, Tap Room, Roseville, Minnesota, Minneapolis, St. Paul

“Best New Brewery in the Metro” in 2014 by the Minneapolis Star Tribune! In other awesome news, the Minneapolis Star Tribune has called Bent Brewstillery the “best new brewery in the Metro” for 2014! (Click here for the article) This

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Announcing the Bent Barrel-Aged Series

When we started Bent Brewstillery, we knew a barrel-aging program would be a key (and tasty!) component of our offerings. It only makes sense for a brewery that distills (or a distillery that brews) to further that collaboration by barrel-aging

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Bent Brewstillery Merges with Pour Decisions

Pour Decisions Brewing Co. Innovating tradition. Bent Brewstillery. Breaking the norm. Two vastly differing concepts. History…Rebellion…Collaboration! Separately we can accomplish little; together we can make something truly great. One-year old Pour Decisions Brewing Company and just-released Bent Brewstillery will pool

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You asked. We answered.

Minnesota Brewery, Beer, Craft Beer, Minnesota, Minneapolis, St. Paul

One of our favorite things at Bent Brewstillery is hearing from our friends. Whether it’s a festival, a bar, or social media, we love interacting with you. Several questions keep coming up, so we thought we’d take this time to

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Bent Jet Burner

Minnesota Brewery, Beer, Craft Beer, Minnesota, Minneapolis, St. Paul

Have a look at this. You are beholding the power behind the Bent MegaStill. This is an 880,000 BTU Jet Burner that will be used to heat the still that will distill all of our spirits. WARNING – SCIENCE CONTENT:

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