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Beer Available At The Four Firkins (arranged by most recent)
Surly Coffee Bender 98, Alaskan Hopothermia Double IPA 93, Surly Abrasive Ale 100, Unibroue 17 99, Steel Toe Dissent Dark Ale 95, Fulton Garage Series 1: War & Peace 97, Boulevard Smokestack Series - Double Wide I.P.A. 99, Oskar Blues Deviant Daleís India Pale Ale 99, Oskar Blues Ten FIDY 100, Two Brothers Outlaw IPA 76, Ayinger Ur-Weisse 96, Bush PÍche Mel 49, Deschutes Class of í88 Belgian Style Ale 74, 21st Amendment Lower da Boom (DeBoom) Barleywine 93, Stone Crime 38, Odell Woodcut No. 07 Oak Aged Russian Imperial Stout 98, Brooklyn Black Ops 100, Fulton Garage Series 6: Patience Barleywine 82, Bells Winter White 85, Brau Brothers Moo Joos Oatmeal Milk Stout 94
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theisti (446) Leawood, Kansas | August 12, 2010| Updated June 28, 2012
82 AMBIANCE 4/5 SERVICE 8/10 SELECTION 12/15 FOOD N/A VALUE N/A OVERALL 17/20
<<<<UPDATED RATING 25 November 2011>>>>
New location, and my goodness, what a change it has made. The selection is still is solid and beer centric as it previously was. Still focused on singles, and local brews. Only now, it is all housed in a tastefully decorated, beautiful store. Service was attentive, knowledgeable and not over-bearing. An improved shopping experience is the upside - the downside is that prices (particularly 12 oz singles) seem to have gone up.
<<<<ORIGINAL RATING 12 August 2010.>>>>
Tiny little shop in a ratty strip mall in St Louis Park. Like a lot of these small beer only shops, the service was friendly and helpful. The guy stated it was his first day working at the shop, but it most certainly was not his first day around craft beer, he knew his stuff. They have a nice selection of local beers singled out, and a decent array of craft beers from around the world. I think this would be a great place to shop if you were local. If you are visiting from out of town, some of the bigger shops in Minneapolis may have more of interest for you. I grew up near this area, so it was good to see something of quality popping up around here.
BVery (379) Burnsville, Minnesota | January 26, 2009| Updated October 18, 2011
92 AMBIANCE 5/5 SERVICE 10/10 SELECTION 13/15 FOOD N/A VALUE 5/10 OVERALL 18/20
Just got to the new location - absolutely beautiful. Well done, Alvey! Tons of beer signage & memorabilia, a tasting booth, very nice selection of singles for mix-and-match, LED lit coolers, and a great checkout counter. Huge overall selection. The store is done up in a dark wooden theme, and its stunning. Definitely a beer experience you donít want to miss. You will pay a little more than some other places, but the ambiance and service (all staff seem extremely knowledgable) helps close that gap.
JK (241) St. Louis Park, Minnesota | August 16, 2008
72 AMBIANCE 5/5 SERVICE 8/10 SELECTION 10/15 FOOD N/A VALUE 2/10 OVERALL 13/20
A very nice store. Lots of beery decoration throughout. Maybe the best glassware selection in Minnesota. Very small, but good selection. You can build your own six pack for $10, which isnít a bargain considering what they have to choose from on the singles table. Prices are high, probably the highest I have seen in the Twin Cities. This make some sense considering the location, but this shopper very often buys the beer that is a bargain. Staff or owner, Iím not sure which, was very friendly and offered me fresh Furious from his growler. Good selection, a few things I havenít seen in MN, or havenít seen for a long time. I will be back.
ElGaucho (221) Minnetonka, Minnesota | July 15, 2013
88 AMBIANCE 5/5 SERVICE 9/10 SELECTION 13/15 FOOD N/A VALUE 7/10 OVERALL 17/20
After having frequented the original location, Iíve been to the new place a number of times. I recently purchased two-5 gallong kegs and worked with a very helpful employee, Mike, who was able to give me the run down on what they could get. The selection has improved measurably even since the new location opened. Although Iím still not convinced they are competing with Blue Max for the truly hard to find beers, they do a very nice job. Beers are organized on shelves by style, which is generally better than by brewer, although if youíre trying to find a number of beers by a particular brewer you may need some assistance. Everything in the store is available in a single bottle, which is very nice. Definitely a beer geek destination.
ryanfolty (182) Bourbon County, Minnesota | December 26, 2011| Updated February 10, 2012
88 AMBIANCE 5/5 SERVICE 9/10 SELECTION 13/15 FOOD N/A VALUE 5/10 OVERALL 17/20
Finally made it over here earlier today and wow. I was lucky to get a parking spot out front, it was limited; however there was parking in back according to a sign. This was a great craft beer store that was done up right. Empty bottles of rare beers along the walls, decor was very pleasant, and glassware accompanied some of the beers. Only downside was prices, I noticed some that were $1 more per single than other places in town. I will come here for the harder to find items, but not regular shopping because of that. Overall, one of best stores in the Twin Cities.
csaso (148) Missouri | December 11, 2013
82 AMBIANCE 4/5 SERVICE 9/10 SELECTION 13/15 FOOD N/A VALUE 6/10 OVERALL 15/20
Very nice little beer shop! Great selection of everything local to import. Huge area of make your own 6 pack. Great service by the staff. The prices seemed fair - not great, but fair/average. Certainly worth a stop if you are in the area.
Dixonian (130) Plano, Texas | April 5, 2012
74 AMBIANCE 4/5 SERVICE 7/10 SELECTION 13/15 FOOD N/A VALUE 6/10 OVERALL 13/20
Very cool vibe in this place - wooden shelves line the walls filled with brews. They are seperated by style which is nice. The manager was knowledgable and friendly. He even pointed me in the direction of a restuarant with a good tap list.
TheHOFF43 (100) Bloomington, Minnesota | April 3, 2013
90 AMBIANCE 5/5 SERVICE 9/10 SELECTION 13/15 FOOD N/A VALUE 7/10 OVERALL 18/20
Awesome beer selection with hundreds of bottles, mixed 6 packs and great service. One of the best beer stores in the state for sure.
Also, awesome history of MN beer stuff with cool breweriana and other collectibles!
badgerben (89) Blaine, Minnesota | December 19, 2013
86 AMBIANCE 5/5 SERVICE 8/10 SELECTION 13/15 FOOD N/A VALUE 7/10 OVERALL 17/20
Finally made it to this place. Great selection of damn near everything. Some European beers I havenít seen in ages. Big variety of singles or six packs. Looks like they carry everything they can get their hands on from MN breweries. Nice glassware and book selection is a plus. They also have quite a few spirits from breweries. Decor makes me want to kick back with a book and a few brews for the day.
kbutler1 (83) Minnesota | June 7, 2010
80 AMBIANCE 4/5 SERVICE 9/10 SELECTION 11/15 FOOD N/A VALUE 6/10 OVERALL 16/20
Alvey runs a pretty cool place but it is tiny and I mean TINY. Staff really knows their stuff and are always around to talk about beer. Pretty good selection of singles if you want to create your own 6 pack. Prices are higher than most places. A fun place to stop and look around but I donít buy too much here anymore.
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