New Lupulin Burst NE Style IPA from Epic!

WHO: Epic Brewing Company  WHAT: New England Style IPA Recipe #3: Lupulin Burst (7.0% ABV) WHEN & WHERE: Available now in 12oz cans and on draft across Epic’s entire distribution footprint. ABOUT: A bit of info from Epic: This hazy New-England Style IPA is packed with JUICY flavors of honeydew, guava, passion fruit and pineapple without the typical bitterness…

Barrel-Aged Beers For All at Banded Oak Brewing Co.

There are a lot of breweries in Denver, not to mention throughout the entire state. So many in fact that I just realized I’ve only visited about one-third of the breweries in Colorado. Having a full-time day job and doing my best to keep up with the myriad chores and errands that come with being an…

Cheers to New Beers at Yard House: 2018

It’s the most wonderful time of the year! Is it a holiday? No, but it should be! I’m referring to the Beer Review at Yard House. And Denver, get ready for 29 new beers at the downtown Yard House location. I am a huge fan of Yard House. Why? 100+ beers on tap (a majority of them…

New Barrel-Aged Extra Special Red from Odell

WHO: Odell Brewing Co. WHAT: Barrel-Aged Extra Special Red Ale WHEN & WHERE: Available now in limited quantities as a single 12oz bottle across Odell’s 15-state distribution footprint (Colorado, Minnesota, Missouri, Montana, North Dakota, South Dakota, Nebraska, Kansas, Texas, Wyoming, New Mexico, Idaho, Arizona, Illinois and Iowa). ABOUT: A bit of info from Odell: Extra Special Red is our…

Collaboration Fest 2018: Recap, My Favorites

The 5th Annual Collaboration Fest was held at the Hyatt Regency in downtown Denver last Saturday, March 31st. 123 beers, over 200 participating breweries (144 from Colorado) from 42 states and six countries. I seem to say this every year, but Collab Fest 2018 has topped them all! First, I loved this venue. I thought it worked…

Japanese Craft Beers from Coedo Brewery at Ace Eat Serve

Beers from Coedo Brewery have arrived in Denver! And you can get them at Ace Eat Serve, where you’ll also find a variety of unique dishes to pair with each of the new Coedo beers. I stopped in last week to sample all four of the beers from Coedo, a Japanese craft brewery (located in Saitama, Japan), and I was…

Wynkoop’s 2nd Annual Day of Dorks: Recap

Saturday, March 10th was the Second Annual Day of Dorks at Wynkoop Brewing Co.. Over 30 breweries (including cideries and meaderies) were in attendance, pouring some of the best beers around. I’ve attended Day of Dorks for the last 2 years, and it’s always a fun time: great beer, nerdy spectacles, beaker tasting glasses, and people handing…

Pints & Pies at Parry’s Pizzeria & Bar

As someone who both lives and works downtown, it’s often difficult to find time to make it to places outside of my usual area. I frequently see interesting posts from breweries and restaurants just outside of Denver, and I put them on my mental “to-visit” list; but after a long day at the office or…

Surly Introduces New 60 Below Rye IPA

Surly Brewing Co. has just released an IPA that has already become one of my favorite beers they’ve ever brewed: 60 Below Rye IPA. Back in October I posted about the start of Surly’s Colorado distribution, at which time they brought three of their core beers to the Colorado market: Furious (another awesome IPA), Xtra-Citra Pale Ale, and…

Upland Brewing Co. comes to Colorado!

Upland Brewing Co. (of Bloomington, IN) is coming to Colorado! And they’re bringing us their best sour beers! Want to try some of America’s finest sours? I do! I haven’t yet had anything from Upland and can’t wait to check them out. Here’s the info on the Colorado Upland Launch Parties starting tomorrow, March 7th: Events…

Great Divide & Huss Brewing Team Up for Collaboration Fest

The fifth annual Collaboration Fest is Saturday, March 31st, and breweries all over Colorado have been busy preparing unique beers for the event. But it isn’t just Colorado brewers getting these special beers ready; around 200 breweries are taking part in this year’s Fest, many participating from states all over the US.  I stopped by Great Diving Brewing Company…

Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day 2018 with Colorado Breweries

St. Patrick’s Day 2018 is almost here!  Join these Colorado breweries on Saturday, March 17th for a variety of fun events to celebrate the holiday. Looking for live music, Irish dancing, special beer releases, corned beef, or just an all around great time? These breweries have you covered! I’ll be updating this post as more…