Hey, Bartender! Who has the best pour, mix or personality in Richfield behind the rail?
There’s always that place with the familiar face where you want to grab your favorite beverage. Some bartenders are our buddies. Some are our therapists. Others are just, well, nice to look at? Who is your favorite Richfield bartender, and why? That’s what we want to know. Whether it’s the girl who can mix the perfect Captain and Coke, or the guy who pours the perfect brew, our bartenders are our buds. What makes a particular bartender your favorite? Nominate your favorite bartender in the comments below. We will take nominations starting this week. Nominations end July 9 and voting for the best gas station in town run from July 23 to Aug. 17. See all the Readers' Choice categories.
Want to start homebrewing? Or just want to buy a good, new beer? Our pros are here to help.
Ah, beer. Such a lovely beverage. Contrary to popular opinion, however, there is more to suds than Bud. The world of beer is much more complex and interesting, and we have a few pros who can help break it down. Jason Alvey, owner of The Four Firkins craft beer store in St. Louis Park, can help you find a delicious new craft beer—particularly one that is off the beaten path. And Todd Jackson, customer service manager at Midwest Homebrewing and Winemaking Supplies, can help you get started if you've always wanted to try brewing at home. If you have any beer-related questions in the next few days, please post them in the comments below. One of the aforementioned gentlemen will get you an answer ASAP. Cheers! Update: Jason Schoneman, founder …