Give Me The Mike

Exploring Minnesota and Beyond.

beer

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Don’t overspend on beer, pop and water at the Minnesota State Fair!

I was on KSTP-TV’s Twin Cities Live with the insider advice on who has the best deals.

Beer

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  • Midway Mens Club
  • Underwood Street behind Visitor’s Plaza and across from the Butterfly House
  • $6.50 20 ounce taps and $4.00 12 ounce taps of Miller Lite, Coors Lite, Michelob Golden Light and Grain Belt

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  • 12 ounce tap of Summit or Grain Belt Blu is $5
  • $5 Corona, Blue Moon, Mike’s Hard Lemonade, White Claw and others

Pop

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  • Coca-Cola at Mac’s Grill in Food Building
    • 33 ounces for $3

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  • Root Beer at Root Beer Barrels (4 locations)
    • 33 ounces for $3

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  • RC Cola, Sunkist, 7 UP and Dr.
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The vacant restaurant space at Nicollet Mall and Fifth Street in downtown Minneapolis is quiet no more.

Welcome HopCat.

Now the 14th location in their portfolio, HopCat’s true focus is on beer. Their main menu includes 30 local brews that will constantly stay on tap.… Read the rest