I think it goes without saying that Minnesota has a pretty legendary state fair. In fact, we have the biggest and most expensive state fair in the entire country, which I think is pretty gnarly.

Different people love going to the state fair for different reasons. Some go for the rides, some go for the games, and some go for the food. Although I love rides, games, and fattening food, there’s really only one reason why I would ever go myself. I’m talking about the drink selection.


Holy smokes, not only is the drink selection this year enormous, but the flavors sounds absolutely delicious. This year they have a whopping 27 brand new beverages and 13 returning ones. The new drinks are:

-Brewzo Lager

-Cake’d Up Celebration Beer

-Caramel Corn Cream Ale

-Frontier Summer IPA

-Funnel Cake Cream Ale

-Gaelic Dark & Stormy

-Helles Ya, You Betcha

-Horse Apple Ale

-It Takes 2 to Tango and 3 to Mango

-Juicy LuLuLucy

-Key Lime Pie Ale

-Kirby Pucker #34

-The Kloser IPA


-Margarita-Style Kettle Sour Ale

-Mobster Mule Bubble Trouble

-Orange Cream Ale

-Passion Fruit Pils

-Raspberry Champow

-The Shandlot Pink Lemon Shandy

-Slipstream Black Currant Apple

-Sociable Mimosa or Bellini

-Spumoni Tsunami

-St. Apple Malted Cider

-St. Pat's Green Ale

-Strawberry Mint Fro-Lé

-Uffda Ale

Needless to say I will be spending quite a bit of money at the state fair this year. My liver might hate me, but my soul will be happy.

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