Visit Homebrewing 101 for a complete online guide to beer making.
Beer30 - Sharing Beers and StoriesFREE ADMISSION! (+ Exclusive Discounts for Attendees)
Friday, 11/30/18 (6:30pm-7:30pm) Sign up for 11/30
Give your friends, family, and significant others a break from your 10th level beer nerdery and join us at our Minneapolis retail location to share your homebrew with other fellow fermenters. All creations are welcome - beer, wine, cider, mead and even kombucha! Whether you are just considering brewing your first batch or this is batch #500, this is the perfect place share notes, tips, tricks, and most importantly homebrew! Northern Brewer will provide snacks and feedback.
Holiday Spirits - Cocktails and Mixers on Tap!FREE ADMISSION! (+ Exclusive Discounts for Attendees)
Sunday, 12/1/18 (2pm-3:30pm) Sign up for 12/1
Sunday, 12/23/18 (2pm-3:30pm) Sign up for 12/23
Holiday cheer is much more diverse than simply beer - and the possibilities for serving your celebrations on tap are endless. Join us in this free hand-on workshop where you will learn the incredible potential of your draft brewer keg system. From margaritas to rum punch. From Nitro cold press coffee to kombucha - all can be put on tap for an easy, fun and excitingly impressive way to serve drinks and cocktails at your holiday mixer!
Learn to Homebrew WorkshopFREE ADMISSION! (+ Exclusive Discounts for Attendees)
Sunday, 12/2/18 (11am-12pm) Sign up for 12/2
Sunday, 12/22/18 (11am-12pm) Sign up for 12/22
Jump-start your homebrew adventure! Learn how to brew with our experienced brewmasters in a fun, hands-on setting. We’ll demonstrate how to brew a batch of beer with malt extract, so you can experience the process from start to finish. Learn practical tips and techniques for a successful brew day and get the expert low-down on siphoning and bottling your beer. You’ll also get 15% off any in-store purchase, to help with your very first brew day!
FREE ADMISSION! (+ Exclusive Discounts for Attendees)
Saturday, 12/8/18 (3pm-4pm) Sign up for 12/8
Love cheese? Who doesn’t? Now get ready to make the most delicious, fresh cheese you’ve ever tasted...Hand-crafted by you! Our expert cheesecrafters will share everything you need to know about the process, ingredients and tools required to whip up your very own artisan-quality cheese in under an hour. Learn key techniques for mastering the art of cheesemaking with live demonstrations from the pros. Plus, get 15% off any cheesemaking kit. Let the crafting begin!
KeggingFREE ADMISSION! (+ Exclusive Discounts for Attendees)
Saturday, 12/8/18 (2pm-3pm) Sign up for 12/8
Tired of bottling beer? Ditch the bottles and switch to kegging! In this intro-level class, we’ll take the guesswork out of kegging and show you how to properly set up your draft systems, carbonate your beer, and share your brew-tastic creations. You’ll never have to wait 2-4 weeks to enjoy your homebrew again. Best of all, get 15% off the purchase of any keg system, and kiss bottling goodbye!
Sunday, 12/9/13 (11am-12pm)
Saturday, 12/22/18 (2pm-3pm)
You don’t need a fancy pedigree to make great wine! With our help, anyone can become a Master Vintner and learn how to create exceptional wine from start to finish. Master the art of winemaking first-hand as our winemaking experts guide you through the steps, from blending juice, yeast and fruit, to bottling the finished product. Plus, take 15% off everything you need to craft your own wine at home when you join us in this FREE, hands-on class.
Next Step: Designing RecipesFREE ADMISSION! (+ Exclusive Discounts for Attendees)
Saturday, 12/9 (2pm-3pm) Sign up for 12/1
A little bit of this. A little bit of that...This class will compare continental ingredients common to regional beer styles and give you the tools you need to brew to a specific style or create your own altogether. We’ll talk malt, yeast, hops and the calculations necessary to make a beer that’s truly yours.
Sign up for 12/15
Making the move to All-Grain Brewing is a rite of passage to be celebrated! But a little trepidation is only natural. Our expert All Grain gurus will show you how to ditch the dread and learn how to mash, lauter and sparge with complete confidence. Build on your extract brewing skills, or learn from the ground up with practical tips and hands-on demos from the pros.
Kombucha WorkshopFREE ADMISSION! (+ Exclusive Discounts for Attendees)
Sunday, 12/16/18 (11am-12pm)Sign up for 12/16
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!
Champagne on TapFREE ADMISSION! (+ Exclusive Discounts for Attendees)
Saturday, 12/29/18 (2pm-3:30pm) Sign up for 12/29
Skip the cheap bottles of André and and celebrate this year with your own creations. Join us and learn how easy it is to add some sparkle to any wine you have created. In no time at all, you will have your own bubbly on tap for New Year’s Eve and potentially more left for Mimosas the next morning!
Beer30 - Sharing 2018 Best BeersFREE ADMISSION! (+ Exclusive Discounts for Attendees)
Sunday, 12/30/18 (2pm-3:30pm) Sign up for 12/30
Celebrate 2018 by sharing your best and favorite creations of this year. Join us at our Minneapolis retail location to share your homebrew with other fellow fermenters. All creations are welcome - beer, wine, cider, mead and even kombucha! Whether you are just considering brewing your first batch or this is batch #500, this is the perfect place share notes, tips, tricks, and most importantly homebrew! Northern Brewer will provide snacks and feedback.
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!
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To register for classes, please visit our Events Page
Northern Brewer Minneapolis
6021 Lyndale Ave S
Minneapolis, MN 55419
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Mon-Fri: 10:00 am – 7:00 pm
Saturday: 9:00 am – 6:00 pm
Sunday: 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Closed on: New Year’s Day, Easter Sunday, Thanksgiving Day, and Christmas Day.