Dabbler in a Box – A Take-Home Beer Festival Experience

Order Dabbler in a Box – Season 3 Now!

What is Dabbler in a Box?

Dabbler in a Box is a beer and cider sampling package series featuring 12 different limited and seasonal offerings from 12 different local breweries and cideries, curated by The Beer Dabbler. It's one of the only mixed packs featuring multiple breweries available in our state, and contains a mixture of 12 and 16oz cans, and, for the first time in Season 3, TWO crowlers!

Click the link above to head to Surdyks.com, where you can order your box now. You can choose to pick up your box at Surdyk's, our exclusive retail partner, or have them deliver your box right to your home for an additional cost. Dabbler in a Box is also available by mail through Surdyk’s in the following states at an additional charge: California, Oregon, Nevada, Wyoming, Idaho, Louisiana, South Carolina, West Virginia, Washington DC, and of course, Minnesota. Shipping charges apply, minimum purchase $100.

Price per-box is $65 before tax. 


All boxes not picked up by Oct. 21 will be released to the public. All orders not picked up during the designated pickup dates are subject to refund and a $10 restocking fee.

Click here to learn more about how your Dabbler in a Box purchase directly supports the craft beer community and our company.

Which breweries are featured in Season 3? 

  • Able Seedhouse + Brewery
    • Ol' Trusty – Light Beer (16oz can)
  • Bauhaus
    • Schwandtoberfest – Oktoberfest (12oz can)
  • Blacklist Brewing Co.
    • Hazy Project – New England IPA (16oz can)
  • Castle Danger Brewing Company
    • Choice Pils – Pilsner (12oz can)
  • Drekker Brewing Company
    • Blueberry Lemon Slang du Jour Sour à la Mode** – Fruited Pastry Sour (16oz can)
  • Dual Citizen Brewing Company
    • Hola, Beaches – New England IPA (750ml crowler)
  • Eastlake Craft Brewery
    • Black Daze – Double-Dry Hopped Juicy IPA (16oz can)
  • Junkyard Brewing Company
    • Pulpasaurus – New England IPA (750ml crowler)
  • OMNI Brewing Co.
    • Oktoberfest – Marzen (16oz can)
  • Pryes Brewing Company
    • Blood Orange Miraculum – Fruited IPA (16oz can)
  • Urban Growler Brewing Company
    • Oktoberfest – Marzen (16oz can)
  • Wild State
    • Blood Orange Cider – Fruited Cider (12oz can)
**Beer contains lactose

    What else is in the box?

    To enrich your home dabbling experience, we've created an exclusive video series for Dabbler in a Box. Episodes are filled with entertainment, such as interviews with brewery owners and staff, virtual brewery tours, tasting notes from brewers, plus music from local artists like Gully Boys, live performances from Black Eyed Snakes and The Shackletons at The Hook and Ladder Theater & Lounge, trivia from Trivia Mafia, brewers playing Oktoberfest games and throwing axes, and more. Check out our video series for Dabbler in a Box – Season 2 here!

    Also included in the box will be two Beer Dabbler tasting glasses, plus samples from Three Mad Poppers and RJ's Meats, and more fun swag from breweries and partners. 

    Dabble in a Box Video Series – Season 3: