Moonshine Legacy: The Story of 'Minnesota 13' and Stearns County's Bootlegging Era
Men in Stearns County during prohibition (1920-1933) show off their "Minnesota 13" moonshine.Photo byMelrose History Museum. For generations, Minnesota farmers have planted corn on their land - with varying levels of success. The state's earliest planted seeds, which originated from the South, did not fare well in its shorter, colder growing season, negatively impacting its output.
Brewing the Perfect Cup: The Best Time to Savor Your Coffee
For many people, coffee is the go-to beverage that kickstarts their day. Whether you prefer a hot cup of joe or an iced latte, there's no denying the boost that caffeine provides. But have you ever wondered if there's a perfect time to enjoy your coffee? Well, wonder no more! Here's everything you need to know about the best time to savor your favorite brew.
We're Applying For A Historical Marker To Celebrate Louisville Beer
Have you ever noticed those historical marker signs scattered throughout the city?. Since 1949, the Kentucky Historical Marker program has provided an avenue for communities throughout Kentucky to acknowledge and commemorate significant local, regional, state, or national sites, events, and personalities. With over 2,400 markers installed, the program has contributed to a better understanding of Kentucky's rich and multifaceted history.
Mastering Espresso at Home: Choosing the Right Machine
Are you sick of paying for regular treks to your favorite café or neighborhood coffee shop to get that perfect dose of espresso? With a home espresso machine, you may enjoy your preferred beverages in the convenience of your kitchen while saving time and money. Choosing the best option for your needs might be difficult, though, because so many possibilities are accessible. The various varieties of home espresso machines, factors to take into account when making your purchase, and advice for maximizing your device are all covered in this book.
Anthony Yoerg Brewing Company (1849 - 1952)
ST. PAUL, MN - Anthony Yoerg Sr. was born in Gundelfingen, Bavaria, in October 1816. He emigrated to the United States in 1845, working in the Pittsburgh mines for two years before moving to Galena, Illinois, and St. Paul shortly after that. He opened the state's first commercial brewery.
Boise Breweries: Best Places For Good Tasting Beer and Great Atmospheres
Sockeye Brewing has been around since 2002 and their plethora of beer awards shows just how well they can brew beer. Their IPA is my absolute favorite but if you’re not an IPA fan don’t worry because they have a great variety. They just started producing ciders as well which are quite delicious.
The World AeroPress Coffee Championship
credit: Aron Solomon, World AeroPress Championship, Montreal. On Thursday late afternoon, the World AeroPress Championship took place in Montreal and I’m still caffeinated. For those unfamiliar with this revolutionary way of making coffee, the AeroPress is a simple device that allows you to brew coffee quickly and easily. It was created by Alan Adler, inventor of the Frisbee and other products, and has been used by baristas around the world for its ability to produce rich, smooth cups of coffee in 30 seconds or less. The AeroPress is easy to use: put ground coffee into the chamber at the top, add hot water then push down on the plunger until all of the liquid has passed through into your mug below. There are two ways to brew using an AeroPress: standard and inverted (see below).
Struggle Street Brewing | Beaumont, TX | Dill Pickle Sours & Hazy IPAs...plus BBQ
We travelled to Beaumont, TX to attend a concert,but before the music starts,we stopped in Struggle Street Brewing to give their beers a try.Of course,we had to the BBQ brisket tacos! Popping2tops does not accept compensation for their reviews and all opinions expressed are theirs alone. Follow us for more grub and brew reviews. Find us on all social media platforms under Popping2tops.