1. Imperial Stout Release

    We like to ring in the new year at The Herkimer with a special "big beer" release. We are thrilled to introduce you to The Herkimer Imperial Stout! This offering is extremely dark, sporting subtle garnet highlights at its edges, when held to the light. Look for a slight licorice character on the nose, mixed in among strong aromas of chocolate and roasted malt. Rich in body and offering flavors of …Read More

  2. The Different Beers You’ll Encounter In Your Travels

    In the world of beer, there is a variety of choices that patrons can peruse, intending to find the perfect drink. As a craft beer pub, the Herkimer knows the level of dedication needed to sift through the multitudes of brews in order to secure the right beer. We strive to be the best brew pub in Minneapolis, and part of that endeavour includes educating the public as often as possible. Many folks …Read More

  3. From The Brewery

    One of these days winter will be here, I can feel it in my bones. Those inevitable colder temps make me think of some higher gravity beers and the comforting warming feeling that comes with them. This month, we're in search of a sudsy blanket.  We're going to start with our second Belgian release of the season, the Belgian Blonde. If you've experienced this beer over the past few years, you'll kn…Read More

  4. Celebrate Drinkgsgiving With Your Craft Beer Pub

    That time of year is upon us again. Autumn brings a wealth of activities and events that are sure to inspire folks to come closer together as a family. However, if you’re not looking forward to said family, The Herkimer can help! As a happening brewpub in Minneapolis, we have a wealth of enriching pub events to get you through the holidays. One such celebration is the American staple known as Dr…Read More

  5. 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

  6. 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

  7. The History Of The Brew Part 2

    Last week, we dove into the humble beginnings of brewing and the amazing refinement process of crafting that perfect beer. From drinking a grueling ale through a reed straw to the standardization of keg barrels, humans have put in the time and love to make their beer a staple in enjoying life. Here at the Herkimer, we keep this ideology alive with our famous brew pub located in Minneapolis. We are…Read More

  8. The History Of The Brew Part 1

    Here at the Herkimer, we are obsessed with beer. As the top brew pub in Minneapolis, our alcoholic beverages are likewise top-of-the-line. Since 1999, our craft brewery has been creating local favorites along with high-quality foods. However, in brewery terms, there have been a lot of artisans before us. Today, we’ll take a quick look at the ridiculously long history of beer-crafting. Constant r…Read More

  9. Enjoy The Game Here

    The season is finally here. No, not fall, football! Last night’s slugfest opened the professional football season. The Herkimer isn’t just your favorite brew pub in Minneapolis; it’s also your sports bar football headquarters. Every game will be broadcasted in our bar with full volume and active participation for Wisconsin fans. Don’t struggle to make plans for watching the game — come h…Read More