The Root Cellar

We are proud to announce that we have teamed up with local DIY homesteader Sarah Phelan to bring you a unique shopping experience at Kutzky Market, The Root Cellar. Learn more about the new shop and grand opening event in the press release below: Saturday, April 29, will be the grand opening event of The Root Cellar at Kutzky Market, featuring a curated mix of do-it-yourself urban homesteading kits, supplies and gifts in the areas of gardening, fermenting, preserving and more. Phelan had the vision for the shop after a move from St. Paul to Rochester a few years ...

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  • April 10, 2017

Forager Chef Series

Join us on one or all Thursday evenings and enjoy a scratch-made dinner curated by Chef Erik and Head Brewer Austin. The dinners will be every Thursday, April - June, at 6 pm The chef series consists of the following; 1st Thursday: Themed Dinner 2nd Thursday: Harvest Dinner 3rd Thursday: Beer Dinner 4th Thursday: Harvest Dinner Themed Dinners can be anything from a dinner based around lamb, a cooking class or a cooking competition between chefs. All of which we promise you will have plenty of food to sample! Harvest Dinners are coursed farm to table ...

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  • March 29, 2017

Jazz Jam

Jazz Jam Live Music at Forager
; The D'Sievers are bringing the Jazz Jam to the Forager Brewing Company Pantry every 4th Sunday. This Jazz open mic will give you a chance to perform a jazz standard with a rhythm section. Bring your voice or your horn and sit in with the band. Pick a tune from the Hal Leonard Real Book or bring a chart to pass out to the band. Don't forget to bring your fan club! We'll be looking forward to seeing you! Check it out on Facebook:

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  • February 21, 2017

Vote for Your Favorite Pizza!

Cast your vote for favorite pizza at Forager!
Help us pick our new pizza menu. There will be a variety of pizzas available for you to try and then vote for your favorite! The winner pizzas will be added to our menu on February 15, 2017. We are searching for five new pizzas and want to make sure we pick fantastic pizzas that everyone will love. And what better way to decide than have you, our favorite people, try all of them and vote! There will be plenty of pizzas ready for you to taste and provide feedback. With the purchase of your ticket, you will be granted access to unlimited pizza and more importantly, the ...

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  • January 27, 2017

Valentine’s Day Dinner

Join us on February 14, 2017, for a fabulous 5-course dinner with that someone special, friends or fly solo! Amuse Bouche Chilled Spring Pea and Mint Gazpacho Course One (choose one) Smoked Duck Breast Cocoa Nib, Mushroom Bolognese, Root Vegetable Puree or Beet Tartar English Cucumber, Chive, Neufchatel, Egg, Rye Cracker Pairing Suggestion: Stout or Porter Course Two (choose one) Fire Roasted Carrot Salad Candied Pistachio, Mezthra, Barrel Aged Honey Vinaigrette, Pea Tendril, White Balsamic Reduction or Lobster Bisque Poblano Salsa, Roasted Corn, Poached ...

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  • January 27, 2017

Local Creators Night

Join us every Tuesday, January through March, as local artists share their knowledge and skills in a hands-on creative experience. Each Tuesday will feature a different artist and topic. Tickets can be purchased for an entire series or as individual sessions. Cassandra Buck: The Art of Reuse & Utilizing Art to Relieve Stress January 3, 2017: Mandala Creation Process  February 7, 2017: Mosaics March 7, 2017: Mosaics Nicki Novotne: Art On The Go will be teaching a variety of art decor using wine bottles, wine glasses, and wood art. January 10, ...

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  • December 27, 2016

New Year’s Eve Party

Forager New Year's Eve Party
Dress as a glamorous movie star, a death-defying stuntman, or a persistent paparazzi photographer and join Forager Brewing Company to celebrate New Year’s Eve this year! Schmooze with Hollywood elite while you dine on appetizers like prosciutto-wrapped shrimp with blackberry chipotle sauce, shrimp cocktail, buffalo cauliflower, and breads with spreads. For dinner, you can visit the build your own Mac n’ Cheese bar while you contemplate whodunit. Live music will be playing from 7pm on with tunes from Driven by Rhythm and Thomas and the Shakes. Of course, no event at ...

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  • December 21, 2016

Holiday Feast

Did you make your own Thanksgiving meal at home with all the trimmings and the incredibly mind shattering stress?! Is your china still stacked up on the kitchen table because no one has bothered to put it back in the china cabinet? Were you hoping by some miracle that leaving them out now will save you some work in a month when you’re back at it in the kitchen for Christmas? Don’t do it to yourself again. Learn from your mistakes! Forager Brewing Company is offering take home meals for your Christmas dinner. The only mess you’ll be cleaning up is the ...

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  • December 2, 2016

The Pantry

We are excited to announce we have finished our new event space, THE PANTRY! We are now taking reservations for holiday parties, birthdays, anniversaries, weddings and any other reason you can think of to celebrate.  The space functions as a barrel aging room, a "Pantry" for our canned locally-sourced vegetables and fruits and tables that are "topped" with old recipes.  The walls are curated by Gallery 24.  The floor is a giant mural created by Trevor Sim.  We have a projector in this private space which seats up to 70 people.   We have also hired a new Chef, ...

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  • November 8, 2016

Meet Jess Ihrke

Forager has an exciting addition to its already bustling business. While the restaurant and brewery have been hosting special events and parties since opening over one year ago, they are bringing a new focus to events by hiring experienced caterer and all-around lover of party planning, Jess Ihrke. Jess has over eight years of experience in catering for small to large scale events and nearly a lifetime spent in the restaurant business. Coming from a large family herself, Jess is very accustomed to feeding people in groups. She enthusiastically proclaims, “I know how ...

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  • November 4, 2016