The Art of Aging Bottles of Boom: Resist Temptation

Over the last several months I’ve heard a number of people admit that they don’t possess the will power to age their bottles of Boom Island beer for any length of time.  They just can’t resist the lure, and allure, of those beautiful 750ml bottles of ambrosia.  To make the task even more difficult, the …

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DRINK COPIOUS AMOUNTS OF BEER TO SUPPORT THE ARTS IN JUNE

Boom Island Brewing Company’s connection to the Arts dates back to when owners Kevin and Qiuxia Welch were active French horn player in the Twin Cities. It makes sense that as the brewery becomes more established and looks for a place to “pay it forward,” the Arts has become the main focus of our charitable …

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Boom Room Jazz Expanded to Every Summer Saturday

  You ask and we will deliver! Due to the rousing success of our Boom Room Jazz events the past few months, we have expanded our Boom Room Jazz nights to every Saturday at 7pm throughout the summer starting May 28.  Brad Bellows and his “Cats” will return weekly, affixing the Boom Island Brewing Company …

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Famous Belgians – Django Reinhardt

And we're back with another popular figure in my "Famous Belgians" series. In announcing the name of our recently released Django Hop Bier to customers in the taproom, a number of people have replied “Like Django Unchained?”  In fact, what we are getting at is Django Reinhardt, the highly influential Belgian born gypsy jazz guitarist. …

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NYE Pre-Party with Cuvée de Boom

Dec. 31 4-9PM Get yourself properly prepared for your New Year’s Eve countdown parties.Have plans already for New Year’s Eve?  Keep them.  Just come to Boom Island first for a bracing glass of Cuvée de Boom! Cuvee de Boom tapping at 4PM. Cuvée de Boom is a delicious mix of 45% Pinot Grigio grapes and …

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