About a month ago, my wife and I were visiting a brewery in Minneapolis called Dangerous Man. While at the counter, we noticed postcards available that -- if you filled one out and addressed it -- the brewery would stamp and mail out for you.
"Atop the highest mountain by the light of the moon the all knowing Ibex awakes thirsty from his dream.. he calls out for 3 hero's to embark on one impossible quest...To craft him the perfect beer... Will they succeed? Join them on their journeys, mishaps and conquests..."
With 27 new beers brewed specifically for the State Fair -- and some 13 from previous Fairs brought back -- trying them all ourselves was impossible. So we chose some that sounded most interesting to us and -- over the course of the night -- sampled six. Here's what we thought: