Breweries & Wineries

The craft beer and local wine businesses are booming in Minnesota, and beer and wine enthusiasts are in for a real treat in the Twin Cities Gateway. The region boast three craft breweries and a local winery that offer tours and tastings throughout much of the year.
Beer anybody?
First up, you’ll want to visit 10k Brewing, Anoka’s first and only taproom. Sample a flight of some of their wide variety brews and take home a growler or two of your favorites. 10K’s taproom features a friendly atmosphere and entertainment. Nice beer. Nice people.
Next up is Alloy Brewing in Coon Rapids. Alloy Brewing Company is a brewery and tap room based on supporting and giving back to the community. Alloy offers tours, special events, games and special group events. Check out their website to see what’s on tap!
Last but not least, there’s HammerHeart Brewing in Lino Lakes. HammerHeart is built on the recognition of old Nordic and Celtic cultures. The brewing techniques and the names of their unique brews are steeped in Norse and Celtic traditions. The brewery was founded by brothers in law with a passion for Norse mythology and metal music. Rock on!
Or how about a little Wine?
Wine enthusiasts have a special treat in store at Willow Tree Winery in Ham Lake. Willow Tree is a new vineyard and tasting room featuring several varietals and seasonal wines. Willow Tree wines are only available on site, so find your favorites and bring a bottle or two home. Groups and group tours are welcome.

10K Brewing

Category: Breweries/Wineries | Destination: Anoka

2005 2nd Ave
Anoka, MN 55303

Nice Beer. Nice People.

Anoka County's first and only taproom, and we are awesome. 10K Brewing is the story of a brother and sister team who have spent their entire lives in Minnesota, and want to share their love for craft beer with the world.

10K Brewing
10K Brewing
10K Brewing
10K Brewing

Alloy Brewing Company

Category: Breweries/Wineries | Destination: Coon Rapids

2700 Coon Rapids Blvd NW
Coon Rapids, MN
P: 763-432-0939

Alloy Brewing Company is a brewery and tap room in Coon Rapids. One of the founding principles of this brewery is the act of giving back and supporting the community. For every dollar brought into the taproom via merchandise sales, growler sales or pint sales, a percentage of profits will be donated to charity. The owners are committed to creating a unique and genuine ‘Alloy experience’ with each of their customers and aim to grow and expand their line of beers.

Alloy Brewing Company
Alloy Brewing Company

HammerHeart Brewing

Category: Breweries/Wineries | Destination: Lino Lakes

7785 Lake Drive
Lino Lakes, MN 55104
P: 651-964-2160

HammerHeart Brewing Company is a new brewery and tap room in Lino Lakes. The brewery is built on the honor and recognition of the old Nordic and Celtic cultures, rich with experience and wisdom, literature, and life. HammerHeart represents who we are today because of who came before us.

HammerHeart Brewing
HammerHeart Brewing
HammerHeart Brewing

Invictus Brewing Company

Category: Breweries/Wineries | Destination: Blaine

2025 105th Ave NE
Blaine, MN 55449
P: 763-208-3063

Invictus is Latin for “unconquerable”, and that is the exactly the spirit behind Invictus Brewing Co. Their uncompromising commitment to quality is instilled into every beer they brew. Invictus is located adjacent to the National Sports Center in Blaine and features tours, a beautiful taproom with capacity of about 200. The brewery also partners with the Tipsy Steer, a locally owned and managed kitchen that serves up local sassy brew food to our customers.

Invictus Brewing Company
Invictus Brewing Company
Invictus Brewing Company

Willow Tree Winery

Category: Breweries/Wineries | Destination: Ham Lake

828 Constance Boulevard NE
Ham Lake, MN 55304
P: 763-229-8824

Willow Tree Winery is a new vineyard and tasting room in Ham Lake, producing several varietals and seasonal wines. Willow Tree’s latest wines have just been released. The tasting room is open 1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m., or by appointment. Groups and group tours welcome.

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