Stone Brewing Launch Party Locations

  Stone Brewing launch parties will be taking place February 8th – 10th, 2017 for some draft accounts in Brookings, Sioux Falls, Vermillion and Yankton. Varieties available in the market on tap will be Stone IPA, Delicious IPA, Ripper Pale, Arrogant Bastard, Tangerine Express, Hibiscusicity, Matt Burning Rosids, and Ruination Imperial IPA. Most of the bars […]

Early South Dakota Brewing History

South Dakota has a long brewing history that was recently documented by Ken Stewart in the winter South Dakota History journal (Vol. 42, No. 4 Winter 2013).  Prohibition and competition from larger breweries closed early breweries in Central City, Yankton, Sioux Falls and Huron.  You will enjoy Ken’s information if you like history and beer! […]

Report on the Great Beer & History Session

Seth Koch of the Wooden Legs Brewing Company and I traveled to Pierre last Sunday for the “Great Beer & History Session”.  The presentation, written by Ken Stewart and presented by Chris Nelson, both of the South Dakota Historical Society, was well attended with around 80 present.  We learned that Deadwood had twelve breweries at […]