Did You Get Wood on Friday Night?!

Friday night at Star Bar was their Wood & Barrel Aged Beer Party, yet another great event for American Craft Beer Week.  What am amazing lineup of beers: Great Divide 18th Anniversary Ale Great Divide Belgian Yeti – Aged in Leopold Brothers American Small Batch Whiskey Barrel Oskar Blues G’Knight – Aged in Leopold Brothers…

The Mysterious & Elusive Yeti

You’ve probably heard about the Yeti.  It’s been called one of the greatest mysteries of our time.  Many have tried for years to prove whether it’s real or not.  Well, I’m here to tell you today: the Yeti is real, folks.  I have seen it, smelled it, tasted it.  Just two days ago, in fact,…

Star Bar’s Beer Cocktail Melee

Tuesday night at Star Bar was the Beer Cocktail Melee, an event for American Craft Beer Week.  I had been curious about beer cocktails for a few months, yet I hadn’t had the opportunity to try one.  When I heard about this, there was no way I was going to miss it.  First, all the cocktails…

American Craft Beer Week!

Happy American Craft Beer Week to All! Honestly, every day is craft beer day for me.  However, it’s great that there are so many fun events happening all across the nation this week.  I actually kicked off the week yesterday by having happy hour on my own balcony with Great Divide’s Titan IPA and Ska’s…

The 1 Up: Great games, fun times, & craft beer!

The 1 Up bar & video game arcade in Denver has been open for a little over a year.  It’s such a fun time, and lots of people know it.  Located a block away from Coors Field, it is packed on game days and has an impressive line of folks waiting to get in on…

Austin: 5 days, 20 different craft beers

I just returned from Austin where I spent 5 days packed full of music, friends, family, good food and, of course, great beer. I made this trip specifically for a 3-day music festival–Austin Psych Fest– featuring over 60 bands, some of which are my favorites.  Plus I have young nieces I intended to visit.  So…