Minneapolis – Local events

Call 612-843-4444 or visit our new Events Page to sign up for a class and get 15% off a Northern Brewer Starter Kit*

Meet Our Team!

Our employees are a bunch of characters! All are expert brewers with other talents as well. They can give you tips on brewing, advice on things you just “have to have” and more. Ask them to show you the latest and greatest of what we have in store!

In-Store Class Schedule

Intro to Brewing

Saturday, 10/14/2017 (11:00am-2:00pm) Sign up for 10/14

Let’s get started! Learn how to brew with our knowledgeable staff in a small group environment. We’ll brew a batch of beer so you can visually see the process from beginning to end. This introductory class will cover malt extract brewing, siphoning, bottling and more. Questions encouraged. Receive a free pint glass and get 10% off the purchase of a brewing starter kit and extract ingredient kit.

Free Admission!

Introduction to Kegging

Sunday, 10/29/2017 (11:00am-12:30pm) Sign up for 10/29

This clinic will cover the basics of kegging; get your draft questions answered. Kiss bottling goodbye! Get 10% off used or new keg systems. Questions encouraged.

Free Admission!

Introduction to Kombucha

Sunday, 10/22/2017 (1:30pm-2:30pm) Sign up for 10/22

Unlock the ancient secrets of Kombucha at home! Whether you’re planning to harness the health benefits often attributed to Kombucha, or simply a fan of the tea itself, we’ll show you the best way to tackle your first batch with our new EverBru Kombucha starter kit!

Free Admission!

Hard Cider Made Easy

Sunday, 10/22/2017 (11:00am-12:00pm) Sign up for 10/22

In this class, we’ll teach everything you need to know about how to turn your favorite juice into hard cider!

Free Admission!

Introduction to Cheesemaking

Saturday, 10/21/2017 (11:00am-1:30pm) Sign up for 10/21

Get started making cheese at home! We will show you a variety of techniques, including cutting the curd and separating curds and whey.

You’ll learn about various types of cheese and choosing the right milk for the recipe. We’ll also cover important aspects of cheesemaking, from the functions of rennet and cultures to the effects of temperature control and aging.

Learn everything you need to know to make top-notch cheese in your very own kitchen.

Free Admission!

Homemade Cold Press Coffee

Saturday, 10/28/2017 (11:00am-12:30pm) Sign up for 10/28

Cold-brewed coffee is smooth and simple. It’s a favorite among baristas, roasters, and coffee-lovers everywhere. Cold press coffee relies on a long steeping time to extract flavor from the coffee ground. It highlights unique flavors and aromas of each coffee bean for an enlightening flavor experience compared to drip coffee.

Come learn everything you need to know about homemade cold press coffee. We’ll take you through all the steps of preparing cold press for extracting the best flavors.

Free Admission!

Brewmasters’ Series – Troubleshooting and Cleaning your Draft System w/Jeff…

Sunday, 10/29/2017 (1:30pm-3:00pm) Sign up for 10/29

Join Store Manager, Jeff Merriman, for this in-depth lecture on Balancing and Cleaning Your Draft System. Jeff has attended MicroMatic’s Dispense Institute and will share with you the complex factors that explain why your kegging system is, or in this case isn’t pouring correctly. He’ll also demonstrate the various options you have and how often you should be cleaning or replacing lines to ensure the only flavors you’re tasting are those meant to be there. Bring your notepad for this one!

Free Admission!

Class dates and times are subject to change. Classes may be canceled if a minimum number of registrations are not met. Participants will receive 15% Off their entire purchase on the day of the class. Some restrictions apply.

Visit Homebrewing 101 for a complete online guide to beer making.

We will be producing videos of some of the events, classes, demos and lectures taking place at the MPLS location. Please look for updates about these videos on Connect, Facebook, and our YouTube channel. Cheers!

Payment Methods:

Visa, MasterCard and Discover. Sorry, no CODs. Company purchase orders must be prepaid.

Registration:

To register for classes, please visit our Events Page or call 651-223-6114.

Visit Us:

6021 Lyndale Ave S
Minneapolis, MN 55419

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Call Us: 612-843-4444

Hours:

Mon-Fri: 10:00 am – 7:00 pm
Saturday: 9:00 am – 6:00 pm
Sunday: 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

Holiday Hours:

Closed on: New Year’s Day, Easter Sunday, Thanksgiving Day, and Christmas Day.