1. From The Brewery

    Hello all! Everyone excited for summer? At The Herkimer we couldn't be more stoked. With warm weather comes cold delicious beer, patio time, and awesome beer events. We're ready to kick off the summer with a brand new beer, a New England IPA. This sweet and hazy little number has a distinct style and flavor. Hopped with Aurora, Pekko, Centennial, Bravo, and Willamette, giving this beer a unique ar…Read More

  2. From The Brewery

    Anyone tired of the cold and damp? Me too! And while this past winter was pretty easy to get through, your friendly Herkimer brewers are ready to drink a beer outside once again. May marks the beginning of The Herkimer patio season.  Bags league is starting up, warm sun in the afternoon, and plenty of days to drink a beer on the turf. Luckily we have just the stuff for you! We are going to start …Read More

  3. From The Brewery

    You wouldn't know it by looking outside, but we are just about to enter March.  We start this month with one of our favorite beers for one of our favorite festivals.  It's Bock Fest time again, and we have prepared our own release of the German Dunkels Bock to coordinate with Schell's Bock Fest.  Before you jump on the bus south, come enjoy our version that boasts a beautiful dark brown color w…Read More

  4. From The Brewery

    Just as the leaves have reached the end of their time in the tree, we too are preparing for a transition in the brewhouse. This month get ready for the last of our saisons and the sweet, sweet transition into Belgians!  We are going to start the wind down of our saisons with the release of a Biere de Garde. This French style is a close cousin of the Belgian saison, but lacking much of the spicy p…Read More

  5. From The Brewery

    Have you stuck your head outside recently? Fall is in the air, and all I can say is, "It's about time!" Fall brings some of our favorite brew days here in the brewhouse. A seasonal chance to show off autumnal flavor.   First up will be our classic Oktoberfest. This beer is a lovely orange color with a malty sweet aroma, a pleasing biscuit and slight toast flavor and a very approachable medium bod…Read More

  6. From The Brewery

    Boy, it's hot out there!  And what's worse, the humidity is as bad as a brew day with the kettle lid left open.  I think a cold, refreshing beverage is in order.  You deserve it. We are all about refreshment this month.  Light bodied, sessionable beers that are super flavorful.  First up will be our Jeffrey Kream ale, a light, creamy beer with a nice lingering bitterness, floral aroma and jus…Read More

  7. From The Brewery

    Here at the brewery, we would like to welcome you into summer.  The time of year we spend extended periods of time in the brewhouse just to cool off from the weather outside.  And since we're already here, might as well produce some great beers to help you cool off as well.  We're here to share the love! First up in July will be the release of a new take on an old favorite, the Helles Bock.  A…Read More

  8. From The Brewery

    I hope everyone is enjoying this beautiful weather.  Personally, June weather is some of my favorite.  The world outside the brewhouse on 6 am brew days is bright, the air is still cool enough that the pre and post work bike rides are awesome, and the nighttime temps just make you want to sit out on the patio and have a great beer.  And we are here to make sure that great beer is waiting …Read More

  9. Minnesota Craft Beer Week

    Minnesota Craft Beer Week is May 9-15, 2016.     Events: Monday 9th – Beer release of our Tooler’s Weiss (available all week) Thursday 12th – Meet the Brewers 6-9pm Saturday 14th – Beer release of our Piwo Grodziskie Sunday 15th – Join us on the patio from noon to 5pm for a game of Yardzee! (Life size Yahtzee) Free to play. Participate as a duo or individual. Let’s get this thing rol…Read More

  10. From The Brewery

    Do you like beer? Do you need it in your life? Why not spend some time showing your appreciation this month? May has the distinction of possessing two weeks dedicated to beer, 10,000 Minutes of MN Craft Beer Week and American Craft Beer Week. The Herkimer has plenty of fun brews and special releases to help you celebrate! First up will be 10,000 Minutes of MN Craft Beer, May 9-15. Every year we li…Read More