Posts By: jklick

Brews, Walter and a Fireside Chat

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Brews, Walter and a Fireside Chat Corporate retreats typically involve C-suite executives jetting off to luxury hotels to squander shareholder money on lavish vacations under the guise of discussing strategy. These involve plenty of consultants, P & L statements, expense accounts and probably a little adultery. At EBC none of that is our style. Our… Read more »

Docktoberfest 2015 – Harvesting of the Docks

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We’ve all heard of Oktoberfest. Two Austirans get married. Lots of flowers, plenty of beer, and we celebrate it in September for some reason. Well we like it as much as the next guy here at Excelsior, but around these parts we celebrate an even prouder tradition. Docktoberfest!   Docktoberfest is an annual celebration of… Read more »

MinneGose Gose Style Ale- new release!

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MinneGose Gose Style Ale- new release! FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE EXCELSIOR GOES-UH ALL OUT WITH GOSE-STYLE SEASONAL BREW EXCELSIOR, MN—June 8, 2015—Local craft brewery Excelsior Brewing Company is launching a new limited seasonal brew unlike anything they’ve crafted before: a Gose-style wheat beer that’s been christened MinneGose (pronounced Minne-goes-uh). Based on the regional specialty beers of… Read more »

XLCR- Now with all American hops!

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XLCR- Now with all American hops! FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Excelsior flagship brew XLCR to become more XLent EXCELSIOR, MN—June 9, 2015—Local craft brewery Excelsior Brewing Company is announcing a new recipe for its flagship XLCR pale ale. The brewery has grown a lot in three years since opening its doors, and now XLCR is growing… Read more »

Maifest May 5, 6, & 7

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  Our annual Maifest is May 5-7 2016 Join us at the brewery for live music and the release of our Maibock. Maibock is the lightest of the bock beers, with ours featuring a medium body, unfiltered with a mild toasty aroma. We brewed this in celebration for our Maifest using 21 lbs of Minnetonka Gold… Read more »

Gideon’s Red Brings Home Gold

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Gideon’s Red Ale has won a gold medal from the Beverage Tasting Institute rating a 94/100. This brew was a new Off Shore Series beer released in mid-February in the taproom. The tastings.com rating stated “Clear copper color. Lively, earthy, fruity aromas of creme brulee, candied mango, and pine sap with a silky, lively, finely… Read more »

2015 CBC Amber Waves

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We are excited to announce that Excelsior Brewing Company will be participating in Amber Waves at the 2015 Craft Brewer’s Conference. For more information, read below! For Immediate Release Contacts:    Victory Brewing Company                Dogfish Head Craft Brewery                                                      Amy DePaoli                        Ashley DiMichele                                                           (610) 514-7028                           (302) 684-1000 amyd@victorybeer.com                   ashley@dogfish.com Victory Brewing Company & Dogfish Head… Read more »

EXCELSIOR NEW BREWS BRING HOME HIGH MARKS FROM TASTINGS

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EXCELSIOR—January 22, 2015—Local craft brewery Excelsior Brewing Company has tapped another achievement in a young but successful break-out to the Minnesota brewing scene. The Beverage Tasting Institute and celebrated beer and beverage rating publication tastings.com has awarded two Gold Awards and a Platinum Award to three of Excelsior’s newest beer offerings. In the rating team’s… Read more »

Christkindlsmarkt- 11/28 – 11/30

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Christkindlsmarkt- say that five times fast! It’s upon us, the holiday season. What better way to celebrate post-Thanksgiving than coming to the lakeside town of Excelsior, drinking some gluewine inspired brews, seeing some alpaca and checking off your holiday gift list! Excelsior Brewing Company will be open for expanded hours during this German inspired festival…. Read more »

Oktoberfest 10/10 & 10/11!

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EXCELSIOR OKTOBERFEST 2014 MISS NÖMERS RETURNS FOR ANOTHER ROUND It’s that time of year again—when the world’s biggest beer celebration comes to the hallowed halls of the Excelsior Brewing Company taproom. Excelsior Oktoberfest is back in 2014, and we plan to throw a party to top last year’s record-breaking bonanza. Alongside new beers, new bands,… Read more »