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Our friend, oxygen or O₂, is the beer killer. If you were paying attention in high school chemistry, you have heard about oxidation. Well, we have a few things up our sleeve to minimize oxidation in our bottles. First, head brewer Karl retrofitted our filler with...

A little preview of our decorations for the Festival of Trees. From Nov. 24 to Dec. 21, trees will be on display at the Great Lakes Mall in Spirit Lake. Vote for us, and we may win up to $300 for our charity, the Juvenile...

  Everyone wants that Gold Medal beer, now where will it be? It's up to our distributors, so time to make some noise, folks. Go to your favorite retail location where you buy beer, and ASK. Then REPEAT. We've got plenty of CocO, and there's more...

Our tasting room manager, Jen, has outdone herself again by whipping up some fantastic gift boxes for the beer lovers on your list. And there's a boatload of options too, so you'd better just stop by, or give her a call to place an order....

Another busy Saturday in the works, so get out and do something, for crying out loud. All day: Schleswig Wine and Bier Contest, Ida Grove IA (continues Sunday) 9-3: Rocktoberfest, Stuart IA (West O will probably be there early afternoon) 1-4pm: Gary's on the River Oktoberfest, Spencer IA 7-10pm:...