Local legends arent just born, theyre brewed. And no beer in the Midwest has a grander brewing tradition than Grain Belt. For over 100 years, Grain Belt has been the beer that fathers have passed on to sons and friends have passed amongst each other at local bars and watering holes. It is a beer with tradition that spans generations. Which is why it has become legendaryboth here and across the country.
In the 1940s, around the same time Grain Belt built its famous bottle cap sign overlooking the Mississippi River in Northeast Minneapolis, they introduced a Beer of Exceptional QualityPremium. With its crisp, unique flavor, Premium quickly became the flagship of the Grain Belt brand. And still is to this day.
Although the Grain Belt Premium recipe has changed hands over the years, one thing has remained the sameits legendary unique taste. And now that Premium is in the capable hands of a brewery with an even longer tradition than Grain Beltthe August Schell Brewerymay you rest assured that the flavor and heritage of Premium will live on forever.
So as a local legendary beer, we raise a glass to all the people, places and things that make the Midwest such a rich and unique place to live. Here's to you!