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Minnesota Original: The Real Story Behind the Bootlegger Drink

Legend has it the Bootlegger cocktail was born at country clubs during the height of prohibition....

Made in MN: Three Great Minnesota Wine Brands

When you think of where wine comes from, where is the place that comes to mind? Mabe Italy, France,...

Spirited Women: Highlighting MN's Beverage-Making Women

Women have been at the center of the world of spirits for as long as humans have been there has...

How to Make an Oliveto, Minnesota's Most-Googled Quarantine Cocktail

During COVID-19, thirsty Americans turned to Google in droves looking for new cocktail recipes....

Try 100 Mill Street Gin While You Can (Even if You're Not a Gin Drinker)

Among many other descriptors, 100 Mill Street Gin has been called "risky," "versatile," "wild," and...

Bring the Ballpark Home: Beer and Foods to Celebrate the Twins' Opening Day 2020

A summer of quarantine threw a curveball for the Minnesota Twins' 2020 season, but sure enough, the...

Maple Syrup Cocktails and Other Minnesota Mix-ins? Um... Yes, please!

Cocktails aren’t just about the spirits and liqueurs. Especially in the colder months when a little...

Make a Day of It: Best Wineries to Visit This Winter

With the ebb and flow of the seasons, you might be feeling like it’s time to put away any road trip...

Ope That's Good: 5 Quintessential MN State Fair Food and Wine Pairings

You know it’s almost autumn in Minnesota – not by the changing colors of leaves or kids returning...