2018 Beer Lovers’ Holiday Gift Guide

It’s holiday shopping time! As of now (November 16th), Christmas is just 5 weeks away! If you have a craft beer lover on your list, I have a handful of awesome ideas for you. This year I am featuring gifts for all budgets: from $10 and less, up to $99. Not finding exactly what you need?…

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…

Day of Darks 2018 at Wynkoop

Wynkoop Brewing Company‘s Day of Darks 2018, held on November 17th, was yet another fantastic year for this dark beer festival featuring over 30 local breweries. The weather turned cold just in time to bust out all those amazing stouts, porters, and other malty delights that go so well with winter. And once again, it…

Don’t Miss Epic Brewing’s 2018 Big Bad Baptist Series

Dark beer season is here! And there are very few dark beers I look forward to more than the Baptists from Epic Brewing Company. From Epic’s Exponential Series we have the Big Bad Baptist Imperial Stout, Big Bad Baptista, and new this year is Quadruple Barrel Big Bad Baptist. Big Bad Baptist (12% ABV) is the original of the series, an…

Rum Barrel Aged Jolly Russian from Odell’s Cellar Series

  WHO: Odell Brewing Co. WHAT: Jolly Russian Imperial Stout (13.3% ABV) WHEN & WHERE: Available now in very limited quantities as a single 12oz bottle 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: Bridging…

Elevation Beer Co.’s Seasonal Señorita Horchata Imperial Porter Returns

  It’s getting cold out there, which means Señorita Horchata Imperial Porter from Elevation Beer Co. is back for the season! Last winter this beer made its debut in cans, and it is one again available in 6-packs (and on draft) across the brewery’s distribution footprint in Colorado and Wyoming. Señorita has long been one of my favorite Colorado…

Bell’s Comes to Colorado

Over the last several weeks you may have noticed beer from Bell’s Brewery all across Colorado. Was it a limited drop around the time of GABF that still hasn’t sold out? Nope! I am excited to say that as of September, Bell’s started distributing in Colorado year-round! That makes 40 states where Bell’s distributes, plus Washington DC…

Colorado Beer Girl’s GABF 2018 Recap

  The 37th annual Great American Beer Festival is in the books! I say this every year, but I am continually impressed with how well organized this event is. And even with some big changes (read on), it all appeared to run seamlessly. This year’s space at the Convention Center was a whopping 584,000 square feet, and it was…

Get Ready for the 2018 Great American Beer Festival!

GABF 2018 is just over a week away: September 20-22. You’ve got your tickets, and now it’s time to plan! (And if you don’t have tickets already, they are still available for the Thursday evening session!) If you’ve attended the Great American Beer Festival before, you know tackling that many beers can be as overwhelming as it is…

CATCH This Limited Release from Odell

  WHO: Odell Brewing Co. WHAT: Cloud Catcher Milkshake IPA (6.8% ABV) WHEN & WHERE: Available now through December in 6-pack 12 ounce 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: Our fabled Cloud Catcher roams…