Tommy, Dan and Colton are in from Island City Brewing Co. to talk about their new brewery in Winona. We dive deep into their history, their preferences for beer and what’s ahead for the brewery on the river. Also, Andrew Burns takes over for Brad the Beer Guy for style of the week, and we share some quick updates on area breweries being built. Island City
It’s a very special On Tap with Corey and Ira this week as the first non-beer guests join the show. Simeon Rossi and Mark Schiller from Loon Liquor Co., based in Northfield, are in studio to talk about the creation and evolution of their business, how they handle the demand of a distillery and a cocktail room, and what’s in the future for their growing business. Brad the Beer Guy is also in studio to talk about the Radler style, and Corey and Ira share news from around the region.
It’s a full studio with Jeff, Dave and Kurt from u4ic Brewing Inc. in to talk with Corey and Ira. They talk about their upstart operation in Blakeley, Minn. (near Belle Plaine), building some of their own equipment and the big variety of beers they make. Stick around and also hear about the beers of the week, news around the area and about the cristal style, courtesy of Brad the Beer Guy.