Lift Bridge Brewery took home 2 awards from the Minnesota Craft Brewers Guild’s MN Brewers Cup Competition, the
state-wide, blind taste-test competition for Minnesota breweries and brewpubs.
Mango Blonde, our light bodied blonde ale, with a subtle mango sweetness, took home 1st place in the
Fruit Beer category. Taking home 2nd place award in the Imperial Stouts & Baltic Porters..."Read more
Commander Release Party 2021
Join us for the return of our Annual Commander® Barleywine Release Party on November 13th, 2021! We will have great music, great food and of course, Lift Bridge Beer. This event is FREE TO ATTEND. Expect exclusive tappings of some of our cellared beer + Commander pours straight out of the barrel!
About the Beer:
Commander is our English-Style Barleywine Ale..."Read more
Fall Beer Recipes
"Fireside Flannel Pumpkin Chili (Vegetarian)
12 oz can Lift Bridge Brewery Fireside Flannel
2 c. cubed fresh pumpkin
1 c. diced carrot
1 c. diced onion
1 c. diced bell pepper
1 c. diced celery
1 c. diced mushrooms
2 c. chopped kale
1 tbsp diced garlic
24 oz can stewed tomatoes
2 c. vegetable stock
4 oz can tomato paste
Mini Donut & Key Lime Pie Crowler Sales at Lift Bridge Brewing
"Guess what returned to Lift Bridge, its our famous State Fair beers, Mini Donut and Key Lime Pie. Our taproom will have Mini Donut and Key Lime Pie on tap and in Crowlers to go starting at 2:00 PM on Monday, September 13 in our Stillwater Taproom AND 3 PM on Wednesday, September 15th in our New Richmond Taproom. All crowlers will be on a first come first served basis, once we are out, then its..."Read more
Oktoberfest at Lift Bridge Brewery
"That's right, Lift Bridge has brought back our Oktoberfest Bier so we decided to throw a party - at BOTH our Stillwater and New Richmond locations. Kowalski's Food truck will have Brats and Pretzels for purchase, Candyland Popcorn is available in our taproom, and of course, plenty of Lift Bridge Oktoberfest to go around.
We've also booked Craig Ebel & DyVersaCo to play some Polka, as well..."Read more
Minnesota State Beer Mile Road Race Championship
"We are pleased to announce the Second Annual Minnesota State Beer Mile Road Race Championships! This one of a kind event will be held at Lift Bridge Brewery in scenic Stillwater, Minnesota.
What is a beer mile road race?
To complete this event, participants must drink 1 beer, run a quarter mile, drink another beer, run another quarter mile, drink a third beer, run a quarter mile,..."Read more
Farm Girl Refresh 2021
"We’re excited to officially announce a refresh of our original brand, Farm Girl. One of our most popular brands since the Lift Bridge launched 13 years ago, Farm Girl has now transitioned from its longtime “Saison” style to that of a golden ale -- a decision based on more than one year of market research and, moreover, in a continual effort to make the beer as refreshing as possible. Read..."Read more
"In celebration of our Getaway Pilsner hitting the market, we’re giving away a free night in Stillwater!
Enter in a chance to win this Stillwater Getaway that includes the following:
📍1 night stay at the Lora Hotel Downtown Stillwater
🍽 $100 gift card to Lolo American Kitchen Stillwater
🍻 $100 gift card to our Stillwater Taproom
🛍 $100 gift card to Minnesota..."Read more
Brett Splinter Joins The Lift Bridge Team
We are happy to finally announce the hiring of local brewing industry expert Brett Splinter as our Directory of Hospitality. In his role, Splinter will sit on the brewery’s leadership team and oversee operations, experiences and events at both the Stillwater, Minn. taproom and our New Richmond, Wisc. taproom, which will open to the public on Saturday, May 1.
"Lift Bridge Brewery is expanding!
We’re excited to finally share our plans to lease a new taproom and facility in New Richmond, from our friends at Big Watt Beverage Co. Big Watt specializes in coffee and plant-based energy drinks, born under the roof of iconic Twin Cities coffee shop Five Watt Coffee. After more than a decade of producing quality craft beverages to help everyone..."Read more