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…

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…

Boise’s Payette Brewing Co. Now Available in Colorado

Colorado, say hello to Payette Brewing Co.! This Boise, Idaho based brewery has expanded its distribution area and partnered with Colorado Craft Distributors to bring its award-winning beers to liquor stores throughout most of the state, including Fort Collins, Colorado Springs, Denver and Aspen.  Until recently I could count on one hand the number of beers I’d had from…

Pucker Up for Epic Brewing’s Newest Oak & Orchard Release

WHO: Epic Brewing Company  WHAT: Oak & Orchard Sour Ale Aged in Oak Barrels with Cherry, Blackberry and Black Currant (6.5% ABV) WHEN & WHERE: Like the other beers in the Oak & Orchard Series, this beer will be released in single 375mL bottles. Full national distribution is rolling out throughout the month of July. Epic is distributed in the…

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…

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…

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…