Photos: A new market -- Keg and Case opens in St. Paul


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1 Keg and Case market, located on the grounds of the former Schmidt Brewery in St. Paul, opened on Friday, Sept. 14, 2018. 
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2 Jordan Standish, owner and brewer at Clutch Brewing Co., pours a beer on Friday, Sept. 14, 2018, in St. Paul. Clutch opened as a part of the grand opening of Keg and Case Market, located on the grounds of the former Schmidt Brewery on West Seventh Street. 
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3 Mushrooms grow at Keg and Case Market, a product of wild food grocer Forest and Fork. The market features a variety of vendors, from a brewery and taproom, to wild and foraged food items. 
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4 Patrons look at an indoor mushroom-growing operation at Keg and Case Market. 
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5 Shelly Culver (left) and Martin Devaney, cheesemongers at Gatza, make labels for cheese. 
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6 Keg and Case Market, located on the grounds of the former Schmidt Brewery on West Seventh Street in St. Paul opened on Friday, Sept. 14, 2018. 
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7 Bee Pallesen sells flowers to a customer at Studio Emme. Studio Emme opened Friday as a part of the grand opening of the Keg and Case Market. 
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8 The Hobby Farmer is one of the shops in the Keg and Case Market. 
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9 Jeff Carise poses with a glass of switchel, an apple cider vinegar drink that he says farmers used to drink. Carise works at Hobby Farmer. 
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10 A visitor to the Keg and Case Market checks out the bee exhibit at Worker B, a place that uses honey harvested locally and nationally to make skincare products. 
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11 Visitors to the Keg and Case Market check out the bee exhibit at Worker B, a place that uses honey harvested locally and nationally to make skincare products. 
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12 Max Boeke, owner and brewer at Clutch Brewing Co., points to the brewing equipment they use on the top floor of the Keg and Case Market in St. Paul. 
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13 Mat Waddell, Carra Otten, Savanha Winkel, and Hannah Fraki pose for a photo at Clutch Brewing Co. 
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14 Phillip Gagne, former head brewmaster at Schmidt Brewery (second from left), poses for a photo with Tom Mondor (left) and Mike Lundell, lead brewers at Summit Brewing Co. in St. Paul, in Keg and Case Market. Gagne is director of operations for Keg and Case Market, which held its grand opening on Friday. The table was created from old wood from the former Schmidt Brewery. 
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15 A statue from 1875 of King Gambrinus, patron saint of brewers, sits on the top floor of Keg and Case Market. The statue used to stand on the second floor of the Schmidt Brewery, according to Phillip Gagne, who was the last head brewmaster at Schmidt before it closed in 2002 as the Minnesota Brewing Co. 
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16 Forest and Fork is a wild-food grocer located in the Keg and Case Market. Forest and Fork specializes in exotic mushrooms, seen on the right, which are grown on-site in a temperature-controlled room.