Thrillist, the city centric site and email with 21 editions, is out with its "33 Best Beer Bars in America" feature and only one Milwaukee bar made the cut. Reporter Andy Kryza, a Portland-native, did the research and concluded Sugar Maple, 441 E. Lincoln Ave, worthy of the praise.
Here's what Kryza says about the Bay View hot spot.
"With a clean, coffee-house vibe, a friendly-but-knowledgeable staff befitting one of America's most storied beer states, and an unassailable all-American 62-strong tap list to match, you won't find any of Milwaukee's most famous brews at the Sugar Maple. What you will find is a boatload of options from Badger State outfits like New Glarus and Central Waters (and other Midwestern standouts like Three Floyds), a sunny patio (sometimes, this is Wisconsin after all), and the option to get four 6oz pours of anything for a paltry $12. Get to work."
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