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Cupcake and Craft Beer Pairing

1 E Main Street, Crosby, MN 56441

We invite you to participate in a guided cupcake and beer pairing experience with Pastry Chef Dani Sutin and Head Baker Samantha Kottschade of Sweet Life Bakery and Master Brewer, Nick Huinsinga of Cuyuna Brewing Company in Crosby. This exclusive event will take place in the Tap Room of Cuyuna Brewing after regular business hours with the space reserved just for participants of the event.

You will enjoy 4 deluxe scratch made gourmet cupcakes created just for this pairing as Dani and Sam designed each one to complement 4 of Cuyuna Brewing's best selling beers. Each course will be introduced and discussed be the Chef and Brewer and between each course there will be a drawing for exciting door prices!! 

Space is Limited, Pre Ticket purchase is highly recommended. 

We will have to go containers if you cannot finish all you cupcakes but after you take a bite it will be hard to stop ;) be prepared for a beer and sugar explosion !!!!!


Flying Finn Russian Imperial Stout
ABV: 8.3% IBU: 35

Dark, Rich, Roasty, Chocolaty this beer has it all. Aged on oak and dangerously drinkable for a high alcohol beer. 

Sweet Life Triple Chocolate Cupcake 

Our Signature buttermilk chocolate cupcake made with Flying Finn Russian Imperial Stout,Chocolate Buttercream,dipped in Chocolate Ganache.  

Yawkey Ale

ABV: 6% IBU: 16

This amber is smooth and malty with low hop bitterness. A hint of roast from the grain that colors your new favorite beer.

Sweet Vanilla Pear Cupcake 

Butter Vanilla Bean Cupcake, poached spice pear compote topped with our signature house made Salted Caramel Sauce.

 Ranger Strong

ABV: 5.6% IBU: 35

This British pale ale or Extra Special Bitter has Scottish base malt with English hops and yeast. We even recreated the water from Burton, England for this unique beer.

Sweet Life Classic Carrot Cake Cupcake 

An American classic, carrot cake with all the fixings! Walnuts,pineapple and raisins topped with old fashioned cream cheese frosting. 

 Silver Dollar Lager

ABV 7% IBU 28
This Festbier is in the style of the lagers served in Germany during Oktoberfest. It has German Pilsner barley and German Hallertau hops. A top seller in our taproom and once you taste it you’ll understand why!

Sweet Life Double Vanilla Cupcake 

Fluffy Butter based Vanilla bean Cupcake, topped with our Signature Italian Buttercream.

Silky,buttery, smooth to the palate, the real “melt in your mouth” feel! 

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