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…

Flatland Brewery Puts West Fargo Craft Beer On The Map

North Dakota’s craft beer revival has spread to West Fargo. Flatland Brewery is the first taproom and brewery in the city and it’s in prime…

Grab A Beer (Or Six) at Kilstone Brewing

Here’s a fun fact about bloggers (well, this one anyway). It’s entirely possible to get caught up in researching and photographing an article and completely…

A Stop At Bent Brewstillery

One of my favorite things about being a Minnesota girl (other than the lakes and my bittersweet love affair with Twins baseball) is the plethora…