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This is a story about my dad. And bowling. And beer.

  My Monday night bowling league has three unspoken rules. Rule #1: Don’t distract the other bowlers. My dad, Bob, does not follow rule number one. Not even a little bit. He’s chatty, for starters, always telling stories about the last crappie he caught or that one time his dog, Gus, fell out of the […]

Summit Beer Hall Exclusive #3: BAMF DAMPFBIER

OK, here’s the deal: We keep making Beer Hall Exclusives, and you keep drinking them really fast. The last one was supposed to last three weeks and it didn’t even make it through the weekend. You folks are outta control — in a good way. And because we like you, here is a new one: […]

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Paul Bergeland and the QA Team’s Bitchin’ Beer Library

In addition to working in Summit Brewing Co.’s Quality Assurance department, where he collects and analyzes beer samples and helps source and vet new ingredients for our beer, Lab Technician Paul Bergeland is also a librarian. A beer librarian. What, you’ve never heard of a beer library? Well, wake up kids, it’s time to go […]

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We Love Bikes. We Are So Friendly With Bikes!

The state of Minnesota is consistently ranked as one of the most bike friendly in the country, and with beautiful trails, well-used bike lanes, and healthy bicycle infrastructure, our Twin Cities of St. Paul and Minneapolis set the bar for bike-friendly cities around the world. Biking at the Brewery Summit Brewing Company has long supported […]

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Thank Chemistry For Keller Pils

Summit Keller Pils has made its triumphant return as a bona-fide summer staple. This isn’t by accident, of course. It’s because we have a freaking chemist working in our Quality Assurance department. With a degree in Biology, five years’ experience as a production scientist, and two years under his belt with Summit Brewing Co.’s quality […]

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Spoiler Alert: Summit Microbiologist Will Do Anything to Protect His Hefeweizen Yeast

Perhaps by now you’ve gotten your hands on our old favorite summer seasonal Summit Hefeweizen. Effervescent, slightly dry, and truly refreshing, our classic German Hefe relies on a popular German yeast strain for its characteristic aromas of banana and clove. (And for its modest alcoholic content, of course.) But just like any ingredient in beer […]

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Summit Brewing Co. Jumps on Tandem Bicycle with National MS Society

Brewery to Sponsor Bike MS: Twin Cities Ride, Sport Padded Shorts. Summit Brewing Company is pretty geared up today to announce our plans to sponsor and host the 2017 Bike MS: Twin Cities Ride. Organized by the National MS Society, this annual event brings together nearly 1,000 riders to bike anywhere from 12 to 50 […]

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What Does the Word ‘Quality’ Mean to You?

Multiple Choice: What does quality mean to you? A) An object’s distinctive attribute or characteristic. “Summit Wit Bier has a slightly floral quality.” B) Degree of excellence. Superiority in kind. “Summit Extra Pale Ale is a quality beer, having won the gold at the 2016 Great American Beer Festival.” C) Consistency, precision, and uniformity in […]

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