A taste of wacky Minnesota State Fair beer, elsewhere
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A taste of wacky Minnesota State Fair beer, elsewhere

August 30, 2020
State Fair beers are unlike any others. Find out for yourself, though not at the fairgrounds.
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August 21, 2020
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After 40 years and more than 1 million meals, State Fair chef hangs up her apron

September 3, 2019
Dede Hard has made sure every 4-H'er at the Minnesota State Fair has gotten three square meals a day for nearly 40 years. She retired Monday.
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What? A llama costume contest at the State Fair?

August 30, 2019
Every year youngsters and their furry companions descend on the Minnesota State Fair for the 4-H Llama Project costume contest.
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At fair, Minnetonka man shares love for baking bread

August 30, 2019
Patrick Day loves to bake bread, but even more, he loves to give it away. After a major health crisis at the age of 20, Patrick's father taught him how to bake, and he's continued the tradition, including entering his work into the Minnesota State Fair competition.
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Weirdest and wildest foods at the Minnesota State Fair

August 28, 2019
Gator Sauté, Frosted Flake Chicken and Ghost Nachos are all brand new at the 2019 Minnesota State Fair.
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Craziest drinks at the Minnesota State Fair

August 26, 2019
Cotton Candy Bubble Trouble, The Original Beergarita, Orange Push-Up Pop Beer and S'Mores Beer are all brand new at the 2019 Minnesota State Fair.