Eligibility – This contest is open to all non-professional home brewers who are also members in good standing of Fair State Brewing Cooperative (Fair State). General Terms & Restrictions – Fair State, at its sole discretion, may use the winning home brew recipe (Recipe) for production and sale at its taproom and to the generalRead More


Our February partner is East Side Neighborhood Services (ESNS), a nonprofit human services agency that provides basic needs resources and social services. With a focus on individuals, families, and neighborhoods in Northeast and Southeast Minneapolis. Formed in 1915, the organization recently turned 100, and has helped 11,500 individuals (in 2010 alone) through a broad rangeRead More


  Happy New Year, everybody! Today we are excited to announce a new program at Fair State, a collaborative effort between the brewery, our member-owners, and the community that we call home. Introducing Fair State Cooperates. Every month we will be teaming up with a different local organization, as selected by our membership. Starting today,Read More


As many of you know, we recently opened our beer garden behind the brewery. Building this has been a long process, that has taken the help of many members as well as Northeast Minneapolis businesses. We here at Fair State Coop, like everyone in Minnesota, enjoy outdoor drinking in the summer. So this spring weRead More