Update: Beer travels: Why is Colorado so strict on carding?

Hey guys. I wrote a blog post (below; original link here) five years ago about excessive carding in Colorado. I’m pretty sure this post got more comments than any others, as it seemed to have ruffled some feathers of folks, especially in the service industry. Since this post, I have traveled much more extensively and…

Six Colorado Beers to Try This Spring

Spring—a time for new beginnings. For beer drinkers spring can signify the time to start weaning themselves off of thick, dark beers and instead go for something a little lighter. I’m in the process of doing this myself, and I have some excellent suggestions for those looking to do the same. Most of these beer…

Mother’s & Father’s Day Gift Guide For the Beer Lover

Mother’s and Father’s Day will be here soon, and if there is a beer lover on your list you’ll want to check out these unique gifts. Keep in mind that beer itself is always an excellent choice too! But here are some other fun options to consider. Happy shopping! BottleKeeper® $34.99-$44.99 Colder Beer is Better….

Celebrate Stout Month with New Seasonals from Left Hand

February, aka Stout Month, is in full swing. There are still two weeks left to indulge in a world of stouts, from dry Irish stouts to barrel-aged stouts and everything in between. And I have two great suggestions for you today—the latest seasonals from Left Hand Brewing: Raspberry Milk Stout and Hard Wired Nitro Coffee Porter. I was so…

CONTEST (ENDED): Win tickets to the Mile High Beer Festival!

Win a pair of tickets to the 2019 Mile High Beer Festival! Want to win a pair of tickets to the Mile High Beer Festival on Saturday, March 2nd? Then you’re in the right place! ***Comment on this post with YOUR answer to this question: Which COLORADO brewery do you most hope to see at…

Beer Lovers’ Valentine’s Day Gift Guide 2019

Candy and flowers are nice, but why go with the predictable when you can give your Valentine something they’ll really appreciate? Think outside the box with these gift ideas that are bound to put a smile on the face of that special beer lover in your life.   Groovy Guy Gifts Groovy Guy Gifts offers…

Valentine’s Day 2019: Colorado Beer Events

Valentine’s Day is almost here! Love it, hate it, and/or use it as an excuse to drink good beer! These Colorado breweries are pairing beer with chocolate, bacon, cookies, truffles, and cupcakes. Opt for a multi-course meal with beer, try your hand at painting, speed dating, or even making your own voodoo doll. Whatever you…

Wolf Picker Experimental IPA from Odell

WHO: Odell Brewing Co. WHAT: Wolf Picker Experimental IPA (5.5% ABV) WHEN & WHERE: Available now through March in 12oz cans across Odell’s 18-state distribution footprint (Colorado, Idaho, Wyoming, Montana, Nevada, Utah, Arizona, New Mexico, Texas, North Dakota, South Dakota, Nebraska, Kansas, Missouri, Iowa, Wisconsin, Illinois, and Utah). ABOUT: A bit of info from Odell: Know your Hop Farmer….

Grab Your Passport. We’re Going on a Field Trip!

2-for-1 drinks: it’s a beautiful thing. Who doesn’t love a great deal?! I know I do, which is why I always carry my Passport. But how you do get free stuff with a passport? What’s that all about? It’s the Denver Winter Passport, and it gets you BOGO drinks at 64 different locations! As I…