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National Beer Day!

By: Lori Williamson | Item of the Day | April 7, 2021

Today is National Beer Day!
Instead of talking about the tap room and new breweries that have popped up in the last five years or so, we are going to revisit the past.

This is a can of Bob's Special Beer. This product was brewed and canned especially for Bob Keenan by August Schell Brewing Company of New Ulm. It was sold at Dom's Drive-In Liquors of Minneapolis in 1978.