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. The History Of Beer And Baseball: An American Romance Part 1

    As the springtime starts to give way to warmer weather, the excitement of professional baseball is in full swing (pun half-intended). Whether you’re watching the kids hit off the tee or the professionals swing for the fences, there is no denying just how American baseball is. In addition to the seventh inning stretch and the peanuts is beer, that refreshing summer ambrosia that is a major part …Read More

  3. 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

  4. Looking At Beer And The Gluten-Free Craze

    Our modern society places a high premium on a variety of health trends. One such paradigm consists of the gluten-free lifestyle. While this diet is definitely intended for people afflicted with celiac disease, more citizens are jumping onboard to say no to wheat products. As cool as it may be to jump on this trend, it does make the practice of consuming beer a challenge. As a top brewpub in Minne…Read More

  5. From The Brewery

    Spring is in the air and with it a feeling in the brewhouse to try some new things for this upcoming season of renewal. This month be on the lookout for some new beer styles, the return of a Friday favorite and the introduction of a new French friend that will hopefully be part of this brewery for a long time to come. The phrase "time is a flat circle" has been floating around my head lately. It …Read More

  6. Looking At Ales And Lagers Part 1

    As Saint Patrick’s Day draws near, beer is on the mind of many thirsty citizens. While “green beer” is a commonly sought after product during these festive times, it’s become apparent that many amateur enthusiasts are not sure what to ask for once they are posted at the bar. As a premier brewpub in Minneapolis, The Herkimer is here to provide educational services to our parched patrons. Ou…Read More

  7. 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

  8. Celebrate Your Luck With Us On Saint Patrick’s Day!

      Statistics show that eleven percent of our great nation traces their ancestry back to Ireland. This number, for some mysterious reason, hovers around 100 percent once March rolls around. Valentine’s Day is done, for better or for worse, and you are now looking to shed the shackles of candy hearts and take on the green beer. Whether you’re of Irish descent or simply thirsty enough to claim…Read More

  9. Making Valentine’s Day Fun Again With Your Local Brewpub

    The new year is upon us once again, and that means that most commercialized holiday in history is drawing near. While The t has no problem with people celebrating Valentine’s Day, we have noticed a discrepancy in treatment towards those who are not in possession of a significant other. As your go-to brewpub in Minneapolis, we have a well-formed opinion on what to do on the most romantic day of …Read More

  10. From The Brewery

    We've been busy here in the brewhouse, between the warmer weather and the Packers making their most recent run, you've kept the brewers on their toes to keep you well refreshed.  All we can say is, THANK YOU!  We love our jobs, keeping your favorite beverages in constant supply. Making its valiant return this month is an old staple, The High Point Dunkel. This dark German lager boasts a robust b…Read More