Breweries & Wineries

Looking for some unique local brews or incredible wines? You won’t have a problem finding options in Minneapolis! The area is home to many wineries, breweries, and cider houses where you can enjoy beverages and purchase some to take home with you. In addition, many of the sites offer fun tours so you can see how the beverages are made..

Things to Do

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612 Brew

The newly opened 612Brew has mirror polished tanks, a large taproom and tours for your enjoyment.This building’s exposed brick and timber along with polished concrete floors, creating a perfect atmosphere for the brewery.

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Alexis Bailly Vineyard and Winery

Relax and enjoy the day by having a picnic by the vineyard, taking a walk through our sculpture park, or playing a game of bocce ball on our courts. You’ll find plenty of gifts in our shop for the wine and food lover as well as a unique assortment of local artisan cheese, crackers.

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BadgerHill Brewing Compnay

Craft beer is best enjoyed fresh and it doesn’t get fresher than at the Badger Hill Brewing taproom! The taproom features 8 tap beers, 2 nitro lines, specialty pilot brews and growlers to go. We have numerous board games you can play while overlooking the 20bbl brewhouse through our feature glass wall.

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Bang Brewing Company

Bang Brewing is an outdoor brewery that features many gardens and gathering areas. It is 100% powered by wind through Xcel Windsource.

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Bauhaus Brew Labs

Welcome to Bauhaus Brew Labs! We assume you’re here because you not only enjoy delicious, refreshing local beer, but you also enjoy the combination of delicious beer with your favorite tunes and über-awesome friends.

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Bent Brewstillery

The brewery is 7500 square feet of warehouse space at 1744 Terrace Drive in Roseville. The brewhouse uses a 2-vessel, 20-barrel system that fills four 40-barrel conical fermenters, as well as a 5-barrel pilot system that fills a 5-barrel conical fermenter used primarily for sour beers.

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Boom Island Brewing Company

We’ve been brewing unique, Belgian-inspired craft beers in Minneapolis since 2001. Our founders were professional French horn players who left the orchestra world to channel all their creativity into brewing. Maybe that’s why each Boom Island beer is like a symphony of unique flavors waiting for opening night.

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Buffalo Rock Winery

Buffalo Rock Winery offers and extensive list of wine all produced and bottled onsite with something for anyone’s palate, plus find unique gift ideas!

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Cannon River Winery

From the moment you step through the doors of our historic working Winery, you’ll understand why Cannon River Winery is unlike any other. Limestone walls, rustic décor, an antique tasting bar and onsite winemaking elevate your tasting experience to an entirely new level.

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Dangerous Man Brewing

Dangerous Man Brewing Company’s mission is to be a destination tap house brewery in Minneapolis, focusing on high-quality small-batch production beers. With ever-changing taps, we are the hub for lovers of beer and those seeking everything from the traditional to the extreme in their glass.

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The Freehouse

This brewpub-taproom-bar offers an extensive list of house-made and local beers, as well as signature cocktails. Enjoy its spacious environment for breakfast, lunch and dinner, grab a drink on the patio, or just order takeout!

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Fulton Brewery

Local brewery including tours, tap room, and wonderful staff. Come try the tastes of Minnesota at this popular brewhouse.

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Northern Vineyards Winery

Northern Vineyards makes award-winning wines at their winery in Stillwater using grapes grown in Minnesota and western Wisconsin. Open daily year-round for wine tasting and sales. The deck overlooks the St. Croix River and the historic lift-bridge.

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Post Town Winery

A family run business, proudly opens it’s doors to visitors. Will charm you the moment you step through the door. You will be welcomed with a keepsake engraved wine glass for your tasting pleasure, followed by a relaxing tasting experience, with coffeehouse style music, cheese and crackers and good conversation.

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Saint Croix Vineyards

Established in 1992, Saint Croix Vineyards has built a reputation for producing fine Minnesota wines. We are open to the public for wine tastings and retail sales.

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Salem Glen Vineyard and Winery

Specializing in crafting ?small batches of wine made from regionally grown grapes.  Our winery was ?established in 2006 on an old dairy farm in the Zumbro River valley, southwest of Rochester, Minnesota.  The sunny, fertile, rolling hills surrounding the farm are well suited for growing grapes that make great wine.

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Surly Brewing

Surly Brewing Company’s Destination Brewery in Minneapolis is a space where folks can meet and connect over a beer. There’s a bunch to do and see: our Beer Hall & Restaurant has a rotating tap list of more than 20 Surly beers and an extensive menu of great food that pairs well with beer.

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Urban Forage Winery and Cider House

We’re open for bottle sales from 3-7 PM on Fridays and 1-5 PM Saturdays, and hold events on a regular basis where you can try our products by the glass.Our production facility, bottle shop and event space are located at 3016 East Lake Street in the heart of the Longfellow neighborhood in the beautiful city of Minneapolis.

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Vine Park Brewing Co.

Vine Park is the only brewery in the Midwest where you can brew your own beer and make your own wine on our equipment with our help.

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Warehouse Winery

This artistically crafted space was designed and constructed by the winemaker himself making it the perfect location for any event. Exciting and unpretentious, Warehouse Winery is an authentic working winery.

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Wild Mind Artisan Ales

Wild Mind Artisan Ales specializes in wild, sour, farmhouse, saison, and rustic ales through barrel aging and blending.All of our beers are brewed with wild Minnesota yeast cultured from around the state by our head brewer. These strains were harvested from multiple wild fruit bushes, trees and wildflowers.