The Best Craft Beer Bars in North Dakota

If you want to sample a lot of craft beer in one sitting, these are the best spots in North Dakota to do it. This…

Dining on St. Paul’s 7th Street

Watching the Minnesota Wild’s playoff run at the Xcel Energy Center just reminded me of how much I like eating on St. Paul’s 7th Street.…

Drink Local: Fargo Moorhead Spring Beer Tour

Happy National Beer Day! In the spirit of my all time favorite made-up holiday, I have two fantastic beer-related announcements for you today. To celebrate,…

5 Chicago Tastes Worth Traveling For

One of the many benefits of living in a global society is we can try food from all over the world. But sometimes things just…

Win “North Dakota Beer: A Heady History” (And Beer Buttons Too)

Calling all beer nerds! You asked for it, so you got it! I’m (finally) giving you a chance to win my book, “North Dakota Beer:…

“North Dakota Beer: A Heady History” On Sale Now

I know today is just a normal Monday for the rest of the world, but July 17 means just one thing to me — book…

Craft Beer In The Park: Under Brew Skies

If you’re craving a beer pilgrimage or just want to try more stellar beer from the Upper Midwest, get yourself to Fargo on Saturday, June…

A Beer Nerd’s Pilgrimage To New Belgium Brewing

Last week was American Craft Beer Week and one of the perks/joys/occupational hazards of being a beer writer is that I spent more time drinking…

Drumconrath Brewing Company: A Touch of Ireland in Small Town North Dakota

North Dakota welcomed another new brewery this spring and it’s unique on multiple levels. When Drumconrath Brewing Company opened in Mapleton, a bedroom community a…

What’s On Tap At Prairie Brothers Brewing Company, Fargo’s Newest Craft Brewery

North Dakota has welcomed not one but three new craft breweries and brewpubs in the last few weeks, so stay tuned for lots of upcoming…

Rhombus Guys Brewing Company: Where Craft Beer, History and Pub Grub Meet

Craft beer fans, history buffs and foodies will find a lot to love at Rhombus Guys Brewing Company in downtown Grand Forks. For starters, this…

Beer And Art: Just Hangin’ At The Blue Rider

If you’ve been searching for perfect dive bar, a spot where you can sit back, have a quiet conversation and maybe even check out some…

I’m Writing A North Dakota Beer Book!

Hi fabulous Praire Style File readers! I’ve been a little quieter on social media lately. You might have noticed I’ve been having some of my…

Score A Sweet Gift Pack From Surly Brewing Co.

If you’ve read this blog for any length of time, you already know that I’m a huge beer fan. And Surly Brewing Co. in my…

A Crash Course in Canadian Beer At The Common

Sampling the local beer is one of my favorite ways to get to know a place. So I was pumped to see that The Common…