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 choose, you can’t go wrong with great beer and great company at any of these events!

***All of these events take place on Thursday, February 14th***

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11 am-11 pm: Denver Beer Co’s Valentine Beer and Chocolate Pairing! at Denver Beer Co

Show your Valentine just how much you love them with the two best things on the planet: BEER + CHOCOLATE.

Before dinner, after dinner, instead of dinner, treat your date, your bestie, or yourself to our insanely amazing beer and chocolate pairings.

Denver’s very own Chocolate Lab is creating some amazing, artisanal chocolates paired with 5 of our favorite beers.

$20 gets you 5 amazing sweet treats paired with 5 4oz beers.

There are very limited tickets available for this event so grab them now and come by either taproom anytime between 11am-11pm on Valentines Day to get your taste on!

PS – A Valentine is not provided or required for this event.

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7-10 pm: My Bloody Valentine’s Day Dinner at Goed Zuur

Come and join us for a paired dinner of 5 beers with 5 courses. Tickets are $75 + tax with gratuity included.

Sales can be made in person at Goed Zuur, or email your reservation request to with your name, number of people in your party, and a contact phone number. We will contact you for credit card payment over the phone. We will answer requests in the order they are received.

Looking forward to having you! Happy Valentine’s Day!

4-10 pm: Valentine’s Day Dinner at BRU

Celebrate Valentine’s Day at BRU. Beer Chef / Founder Ian Clark has crafted every course to include barley and hops, then paired it with his naturally carbonated / never filtered ales for a menu handbuilt with love.

4-10 pm: Vlad-entine’s Day: Double Dutch Chocolate Imperial Stout at Diebolt Brewing Company

Vladislav, Baby Don’t Hurt Me – Double Dutch Chocolate
Bourbon Aged Imperial Stout with Dutch cocoa powder, cacao nibs, and French sea salt.

We saved our most decadent, most chocolatey, most rich Vladislav variation for this special day. So come treat your sweetheart, a friend, a stranger or just yourself to this chocolate confection.

And please feel free to stick around for special Valentine’s programming at 7PM.

Happy Vald-entine’s Day!

Love, your favorite brewery, Diebolt.


5-9 pm: Meat & Mingle – Anti Valentines’ Day at Smōk – Denver

Eat Meat. Drink Beer, Make friends…or not.

Partnering with Black Shirt Brewing for unique beer pairings from their new head brewer David Sakolsky. Beef ribs will be available until we sell out!

On Tap:
Thematic- The Colorado Peach (Berliner Weisse)- ABV: 5.1%
The first in their series of single fruit Berliners. Tastes like nectarine, honeydew melon, sweet tarts and peach marmalade.

Shadowtackle Imperial Porter – ABV:8.1%
Tastes like spiced, ginger cookies, coffee, pumpernickle
bread, dark chocolate and smoke.

Be here early to enjoy complimentary tastes from BSB and of course a rib! No date needed to enjoy some good barbecue and craft beers.

5:30-9 pm: MCB Valentine’s Day BEER + Chocolate Pairing at Mountain Cowboy Brewing Company

Join us this Valentine’s Day for a MCB Beer + Chocolate pairing! Chocolate will be provided by none other than LoriLee’s Chocolates & Gifts! There are a limited number of pairings available so please register early to reserve your spot. Visit our website to register and pay for your pairings at:

3-8 pm: Valentine’s Day Couple Special at Big Choice Brewing

Whether it’s a night you want to hang out with friends or that special someone – come spend it with us at Big Choice!

Enjoy an awesome night out and get 2 pints, A Neapolitan pizza of your choice, and a special Valentines Day dessert, all for $25 (plus tax).

Book now by clicking the ticket link!

5-10 pm: Valentine’s Day Bottle Release & Cupcake Pairing at Baere Brewing Company

Join us in the taproom on Valentine’s Day for some delicious beers and tasty treats. We’re teaming up with Buttercream Bakeshop once again with 4 cupcake/beer pairings for $18 pre-sale or $20 the day of the event.

We’re also releasing two beers that have been a long time in the making and we couldn’t be more excited. We took four oak barrels of our mixed culture sour brown and aged them further in freshly emptied Laws Whiskey House barrels for up to 9 months. After this aging we blended them and aged some of the delicious nectar on freshly harvested Palisade Bing Cherries. We’ll have bottles of both variations on tap and available in 375mL bottles to go for $12 a piece.

6-9 pm: King & Queen’s Valentine’s Day Dinner at Phantom Canyon Brewing Company

A royal Valentine’s Day celebration…
Thursday, February 14th at 6pm, join us for a romantic evening featuring city views, music, drinks, dancing, and a king and queen’s buffet spread prepared by Head Chef Mario Moser.

Back for its second year, this intimate Valentine’s Day engagement has very limited seating – get your tickets today.

$100 per person and includes buffet spread and two drink tickets per person for choice of any beer, wine, or single pour cocktails.

A sneak peek at the menu for the night features:
Smoked Robuchon potato puree
Champagne poached oyster with caviar, parsnip puree, pickled leek
Roasted halibut loin
Brochette of filet mignon
Roasted seasonal veggies
Waguy fat & shrimp sopes
Pesto chicken penne
Prime rib (carving station)
Crispy quail leg with lemon thyme glaze
Ham and pea risotto
Dessert // petit fours

Tickets on sale now through February 14th at 10AM. Must be 21 with ID to attend. Tickets must be purchased in advance, don’t miss out.


4-10 pm: Valentine’s Day at The Post Brewing Co. (Lafayette, Boulder, and Longmont)

Valentine’s Day Dinner and the release of Lovey Dovey

“Fermented at 69°, this is truly the most romantic beer in the world. Complex layers of herbal hop and spicy yeast rest upon a deluxe base of European Munich and Vienna malts. This 6.9% ABV love machine will deliver you to all the right places.”

Special 3 course dinner
February 14th-16th

Welcoming all singles, couples, trios & groups!

Oyster Rockefeller $12
spinach, fennel, bacon

Lobster & Ricotta Dumplings $28
oyster mushroom, kale, tarragon cream

Stout Braised Lamb Shank $34
seared greens, polenta, tomato-mint jam

Triple Chocolate Cheesecake $9
strawberry champagne purée, chocolate dipped strawberry, chantilly cream

Reservations Recommended


4-10 pm: Valentine’s Day at The Post Brewing Co. (Rosedale)

Valentine’s Day Dinner and the release of Lovey Dovey

“Fermented at 69°, this is truly the most romantic beer in the world. Complex layers of herbal hop and spicy yeast rest upon a deluxe base of European Munich and Vienna malts. This 6.9% ABV love machine will deliver you to all the right places.”

Special 3 course dinner
February 14th-16th

Welcoming all singles, couples, trios & groups!

Howdy Braised Mussels $12
chorizo, red potato, smoked leeks

Cast Iron Porchetta $20
mashed potatoes, crispy brussels sprouts, mushroom gravy

Pan Seared Salmon $22
crispy red potato, blistered grape tomato, kale, lemon caper butter

Triple Chocolate Cheesecake $9
strawberry champagne pureée, chocolate dipped strawberry, chantilly cream

Reservations Recommended

6-8 pm: Date Night: Murder Mystery + 3 Course Dinner at ViewHouse Centennial

Join us at ViewHouse Centennial for a night of mystery, love & fun! Whether you want a fun night out with your significant other or just group of friends, we have the party for you. The Murder Mystery Company will be bringing us an interactive Murder Mystery Dinner Show.

$40 per person includes a three-course dinner that includes the following:
1st Course: House Mixed Green Salad with your choice of balsamic or ranch dressing.
2nd Course: Choice of Chicken, Salmon or Bacon Wrapped Tenderloin served with vegetables & mashed potatoes.
3rd Course: White Chocolate Raspberry Bundt Cake

For reservations, please complete the following reservation form:


4-9 pm: Valentine’s Day Beer + Chocolate Pairing at Cerebral Brewing

We’re so excited to be bringing back our Valentine’s Day Beer + Chocolate Pairing!

We have hand selected four of our beers to be paired up with four confections to create a Valentine’s Day experience you’ll actually want to remember. No reservations required.

𝗛𝗲𝗿𝗲 𝗶𝘀 𝘁𝗵𝗲 𝗹𝗶𝗻𝗲𝘂𝗽 (𝘀𝘂𝗯𝗷𝗲𝗰𝘁 𝘁𝗼 𝗰𝗵𝗮𝗻𝗴𝗲):

𝙿𝚊𝚜𝚝𝚛𝚢 𝙱𝚕𝚘𝚗𝚍𝚎 𝙰𝚕𝚎 𝚠𝚒𝚝𝚑 𝚁𝚊𝚜𝚙𝚋𝚎𝚛𝚛𝚢, 𝙲𝚊𝚌𝚊𝚘, 𝙼𝚊𝚛𝚜𝚑𝚖𝚊𝚕𝚕𝚘𝚠 & 𝙻𝚊𝚌𝚝𝚘𝚜𝚎 𝙥𝙖𝙞𝙧𝙚𝙙 𝙬𝙞𝙩𝙝 𝚊 𝚏𝚕𝚘𝚞𝚛𝚕𝚎𝚜𝚜 𝚌𝚑𝚘𝚌𝚘𝚕𝚊𝚝𝚎 𝚌𝚊𝚔𝚎 𝚠𝚒𝚝𝚑 𝚛𝚊𝚜𝚙𝚋𝚎𝚛𝚛𝚢 𝚌𝚘𝚖𝚙𝚘𝚝𝚎

R͢e͢t͢r͢o͢f͢l͢u͢x͢ ͢
𝚆𝚒𝚕𝚍 𝙰𝚕𝚎 𝚠𝚒𝚝𝚑 𝙼𝚊𝚗𝚐𝚘, 𝙿𝚊𝚜𝚜𝚒𝚘𝚗 𝙵𝚛𝚞𝚒𝚝 & 𝚅𝚊𝚗𝚒𝚕𝚕𝚊 𝙥𝙖𝙞𝙧𝙚𝙙 𝙬𝙞𝙩𝙝 𝚊 𝙿𝚊𝚜𝚜𝚒𝚘𝚗 𝙵𝚛𝚞𝚒𝚝 𝙲𝚊𝚛𝚊𝚖𝚎𝚕

𝕹𝖔𝖗𝖉𝖎𝖈 𝕹𝖔𝖎𝖗
𝙵𝚘𝚎𝚍𝚎𝚛 𝙱𝚊𝚕𝚝𝚒𝚌 𝙿𝚘𝚛𝚝𝚎𝚛 𝙥𝙖𝙞𝙧𝙚𝙙 𝙬𝙞𝙩𝙝 𝚊 𝙲𝚘𝚌𝚘𝚗𝚞𝚝 𝙼𝚊𝚌𝚊𝚛𝚘𝚘𝚗

ℝ𝕒𝕣𝕖 𝕋𝕣𝕒𝕚𝕥
𝙷𝚘𝚞𝚜𝚎 𝙸𝙿𝙰 𝙥𝙖𝙞𝙧𝙚𝙙 𝙬𝙞𝙩𝙝 𝚊 𝚌𝚒𝚝𝚛𝚞𝚜 𝚌𝚛𝚎𝚊𝚖 𝚌𝚑𝚎𝚎𝚜𝚎 𝚐𝚊𝚗𝚊𝚌𝚑𝚎

Beer + chocolate flights will be $20 and available at the bar. We will be providing descriptions of both the beers and sweets to help guide you.

Please note that this is not a ticketed event. Everything will be purchased at the bar. First come first serve.

7-8:30 pm: Valentines Beer and Chocolate Pairing at Crow Hop Brewing Co

Join us with your sweetheart on Valentines day for our Beer and Chocolate pairing with our special co-hosts from the Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory – Loveland.

We teamed up and carefully selected five chocolates to pair with some of our favorite brews at the moment:

Raspy Amber Ale w/ Chocolate Covered Raspberry Jelly Stick
Winter Fire w/ Milk Chocolate Pretzel
Das Brut w/ Chocolate Covered Strawberry
Knee Knocker Porter w/ Dark Chocolate Pecan Bear
Cranberry Milkshake IPA w/ Dark Chocolate Orange Cream

Tickets are very limited, and our last beer and chocolate pairing sold out in days, so be sure to get yours while they’re available!

12-10 pm: Valentine’s Day Truffle Pairing at New Terrain Brewing Co

Join us for our 3rd Annual Valentine’s Day Chocolate Pairing for a flavordome of deliciousness! We have joined up with the Master Chocolatiers at Piece, Love & Chocolate to showcase 5 of our brews with 5 perfectly crafted truffles! Check out the tantalizing tastebud experience below & grab your tickets before they run out!

Terra Firma Lemon Drop Sour + Lemon Honey Truffle
Against the Currant Blackcurrant Sour + Raspberry Truffle
Coco Bound Brown + Coconut Caramel
Up & About Mocha Stout + Cappuccino Truffle
Shadowland Russian Imperial Stout + Stranahans Whiskey Truffle

6-8 pm: Craft Beer+House Cured Bacon Pairing at SomePlace Else Brewery

Craft beer paired with a 4 course bacon themed menu. Don’t want to make reservations at a crazy expensive restaurant this year for Valentine’s Day? Don’t. Come join us for a laid back dinner at Someplace Else Brewery in Arvada. Corner of Gourmet is doing their second valentines dinner and we sold out last year so buy your tickets early! $35 per person or 2 for $30.

7-9 pm: Cerveceria Colorado Valentines Speed Dating at Cervecería Colorado

Calling all singles! Who is looking for love? Or perhaps just a fun night out and the opportunity to meet some new folks?

Join us for Cerveceria Colorado Valentines Speed Dating.

Put your phones away for an hour and meet people IN PERSON! We need 12 muchachos and 12 señoritas. Our hosts will have some starter questions for you as well as an incredible line up of Mexican-inspired craft beers to help break the ice.

Once everyone arrives and gets settled, the gents will move from lady to lady every three minutes. Simply jot down your potential cuties at the bottom of your scorecard provided to you and we’ll take care of the rest. For those who garner matches, you will be notified via e-mail within 24 hours of the event ending of your ‘Date-Mate’ results so you can take that cutie out! Once the event has ended, feel free to stay as long as you would like to try another cerveza and mingle further as well.

Tickets are $15 and include your first beer, appetizers, and the opportunity to meet 12 new people in a fun, casual, and unique atmosphere!

2-10 pm: Scarlet Sour Cherry Stout Release at City Star Brewing

Scarlet returns to City Star this Valentine’s Day! The 2019 vintage of Scarlet is a blend of sour stout aged in oak barrels for 2 years, sour imperial stout aged in oak barrels for 2.5 years, Michigan Montmorency cherries. Soured with lactobacillus and pediococcus bacteria as well as brettanomyces yeast. The beer has a velvety smooth mouthfeel. Luscious waves of cocoa roll along the tongue, and the cherry sweetness rounds out the sour flavor profile.

7-9 pm: Valentines Paint&Sip Night at Dry Dock Brewing Company

It’s Valentines day!!! What better way to celebrate a day of love but with us and a beer at Dry Dock’s South Dock!!! Your First Beer is on us!!! Grab your date, bestie or even just come alone and meet some new people! Enjoy a two hour, step by step, absolutely no experience necessary, FUN art class lead by the most awesome and talented artists in town! Be sure to make your reservations before we sell out!

5-9 pm: Valentine’s Revenge Party: Create A Custom Effigy at Grandma’s House

Scorned lovers of Denver unite! Hang with us on Valentine’s day and we’ll provide materials to make your own clay effigy doll for our Valentine’s Revenge Party. Just wait until you get home to inflict the pain and suffering.

*As always crafting supplies are free with the purchase of a full beer!

7-9 pm: Valentine’s Chocolate Pairing at Dos Luces

Pairing of one flight of Dos Luces beers (Six 4oz tasters) with three chocolate bars from Cultura chocolates and three chocolate covered fruits.

Chicha Inti with Chocolate Covered Strawberry

Pulque Metztli with Cultura Mezcal and Sal Dark Chocolate

Guanábana Chicha with Cultura Guatemalan Chocolate

Azteca Pulque with Cultura Mexican Spice Chocolate

NEW RELEASE Dry hopped Chicha with Chocolate Covered Cherry

TBD Weekly Brew with TBD Chocolate covered fruit

*Subject to change


6:30-8:30 pm: Pints & Pies Dinner Pairing at Red Leg Brewing Company

Please join us on February 14th from 6:30-8:30 for a Pints and Pies dinner pairing featuring 3.14 Sweet & Savory Pi Bar! Dinner will include a welcome beer, three courses, and a half pint for each course. This is a 21+ event.

Welcome beer
1st Course: Honeyed Chèvre (Kolsch)
2nd Course: Steak Ale Pot Pie w/ Mashed Potatoes (Amber)
3rd Course: Devil Dog Stout Beermisu (Stout)

There is a vegetarian option available for the second course. Please email after purchasing your ticket if you would like the vegetarian meal.

We will also be taking a complimentary photo for each guest to document the night!

**Gratuity is not included in your ticket price, so please come prepared**

If you have any questions or concerns, please contact the taproom at 719-598-3776.


6-9 pm: The Summit at Block One at Block One on Linden Street

This Valentine’s Day, fall in love with the latest and greatest brews coming out of the Fort Collins beer scene with the Colorado Brewers’ Festival Presents: The Summit at Block One!

For one night only, enjoy limited-release and specialty beers including barrel-aged creations and winter seasonals made right here in Fort Collins. Compare notes with fellow beer connoisseurs while you meet and mingle with head brewers and brewery reps during this intimate, limited-ticket tasting affair.


12-9 pm: Sour Blonde Bleeding Heart aged on Tart Cherries Release at Grimm Brothers Brewhouse

Cherry Orchards filled the Sweetheart City, it’s in their honor that we make a special limited release of The Bleeding Heart with a central focus on just the cherry. One of our fabled fermentations found itself trapped in some barrels for over a year with a little brett for some added funk, we then let it condition on a bed of tart cherries. This is the first special edition Bleeding Heart with more to follow.

There will be a limit of 2 bottles per customer because there is such a limited quantity.


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