• \noun\ ' kärst

    : an irregular limestone region with sinkholes, underground streams, and caverns

    Located just 1 block from the trailhead of the Root River Bike Trail, Karst Brewing is proud to be Fillmore County's 1st independent craft brewery. We are a convenient stop - just 1 block off highway 52.

    Mystery Cave photos taken and shared by Dawn Ryan, DNR

    Sunday.       open 12-7  

    Wednesday  closed Oct.-May (4-9 June-Sept.)

    Thursday     open 3-10 (trivia @ 7) 

    Friday          open 3-10 

    Saturday      open 12-10 

    closed Monday and Tuesday

    We will be open Memorial Day from 12-7 pm.




    Thursdays @ 7 pm

    Groups of 6 or less play to win!

    5/26 Memorial Day; conflicts, and wars from 1942-present.

    Cheers to 5 Years of Friends & Beers!

    Sinkhole Saturday & bonus material

    5 bands & 2 food trucks. We will be open Memorial Day from 12-7 pm.

    MN SIPS & Karst Brewing

    April-November sponsored by Explore Minnesota

    Check in at breweries, wineries and distilleries a chance to win and get discounts. Check out all the details here:


    Check out the DARK trail!

    International Caves and Karst Week June 5-11 2022

    Check out this article about the DARK (Driftless Area Karst Trail) trail. It mentions Karst Brewery. Explore MN will be promoting DARK this summer and Mystery Cave will be doing a presentation at Karst on June 12 in recognition of International Caves and Karst week!


    Sinkhole Saturdays 2X4!

    2nd & 4th Saturdays May-Sept.

    Here is our summer music & food truck line up! Sept. 24 will also be our Oktoberfest release date.

    Friends of the Root River

    Science Sundays

    Fantastic series by the Friends of the Root River.



    We love both!


    So many options...

    Karst has snack items for sale- cheese & crackers, chips & salsa, bag snacks, nuts, beef sticks and more. You are welcome to bring in your own food as well, either from home or from an area restaurant. We have food trucks the 2nd & 4th Saturdays June - September. We have food trucks additional dates too so be sure and check our website.


    Complimentary treats!

    Dogs are allowed on the patio as long as they keep their owner leashed and on his/her best behavior. We have a grassy off leash area for dogs in addition to our dog friendly patio space.

    Gift Cards in Store & Online

    We have conventional plastic gift cards for purchase for any amount in our tap room & we also have the option to purchase gift cards online at:




    Sunday Funday juicy/hazy IPA 6% ABV 46 IBUs

    Maggie’s Farm cream ale 6% ABV 16 IBUs

    Trout Run pale ale 6.3% ABV 45 IBUs 

    Sugar Creek saison 6.5% ABV 34 IBUs

    Ember Waves red ale 7.6% ABV 22 IBUs 

    Balefire Brown brown ale 5.8% ABV 26 IBUs 

    Flowstone Alt altbier 5.5% ABV 34 IBUs 

    Big Spring IPA 8.1% ABV 62 IBUs

    Top of the Trail American IPA 7.1% ABV 52 IBUs 

    Edge of the Earth oatmeal stout 7% ABV 25 IBUs

    Coconut A Nilla infused blonde 4.8% ABV IBUs

    Cheers to Cherries  sour 4.7% ABV 11 IBUs

    *North Country  blueberry/wild rice sour 4.2% ABV 17 IBUs

    Driftless Sunrise blood orange saison 5.1% ABV 20 IBUs

    Currantly  black currant sour 6.4% ABV 3 IBUs

    *Hibiscus Tea hibiscus, tangerine, cinnamon 3.5%ABV

    17 IBU

    *minimal gluten