Will You Beer My Valentine? 2018

No matter how you feel about Valentine’s Day, Colorado breweries have you covered. Sweets, arts & crafts, new beer releases, bacon, anti-Valentine parties, and more! Here are 20+ awesome Valentine’s Day beer events to choose from! ***All events in this post are on Wed., February 14th*** 2-10pm: Anti Valentines Day Party and Cherry Cordial Snowed In…

Fee Fi Fo Fum, I Smell…Hops!

WHO: Odell Brewing Co. WHAT: Fee Fi Fo Fum Triple IPA (11.1% ABV) 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: From Odell: “We were excited to brew an unapologetically big…

Festivus Fun!

The 6th Annual Denver (only) Beer Festivus was held at Wings Over the Rockies Air and Space Museum on Saturday, December 16th. I’d attended the event in the past at when it was at The McNichols Building, but this was my first Festivus at this venue, and it was fantastic! It was very roomy and didn’t feel…

Goodbye 2017, Hello 2018: New Year’s Eve & Day Beer Events

Brunch, beer releases, fancy parties, beer dinners, live music…whatever you’re looking for to ring in the new year, these breweries have it all! No matter how you choose to celebrate, please do it safely. Don’t drink and drive.  Coors Light Free Rides are available again on New Year’s Eve to help Denver residents and visitors…

The Post Brewing Expands to Downtown Boulder

In early November, downtown Boulder welcomed the newest location of The Post Brewing Co. The original Post opened in Lafayette, Colorado in 2014, followed by a second in Longmont and a third in Denver. The Post Brewing Co. Boulder occupies the space at 2027 13th Street, formerly home to Redfish New Orleans Brewhouse, then Colorado Brewing Company, and later Shine…

Holiday Beer Events: December 2017

Get into the holiday spirit all month long with these fun events! You can do your shopping with pint in hand at numerous markets, get your (or your pet’s) photo with Santa, sport your ugly sweater, eat cookies, celebrate Festivus, and wrap gifts—all at your favorite local breweries! It doesn’t get any better than this. …

Wynkoop’s Day of Darks 2017: Recap

November: the month we set back the clocks and darkness creeps in. The weather becomes chilly, and thoughts turn to the coming winter. While some may fall into a bit of a funk this time of year, beer drinkers everywhere get excited about stouts, porters, and barrel-aged beers. And what better way to celebrate than…

Friek is here!

WHO: Odell Brewing Co. WHAT: Friek 2017, 6.9% ABV 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: The 2017 batch of Friek…

Beer Lover’s Holiday Gift Guide: Best Beer Gifts Under $50

The holiday season is upon us, and if there is a beer lover on your list, you’ll want to check out these unique gifts. This year I am featuring items priced $50 or less, as the holidays should be a time to relax and enjoy rather than stress out about finances.  Keep in mind that beer…

November Beer Events

Tomorrow is NOVEMBER (already!) And WOW—there are LOTS of brewery anniversaries! Who is turning another year older? Who is opening a new brewery? And what else can we expect throughout the month? Click HERE for the full event listing with details. Anniversary parties at: Jagged Mountain Craft Brewery Mockery Brewing Upslope Brewing Company CooperSmith’s Pub &…

Surly Has Arrived in Colorado!

Surly beer is here! Surly Brewing Co., a well-known and highly regarded brewery from Minneapolis, has partnered with distributor Elite Brands to bring three of its flagship beers (to start) to Colorado for year-round distribution effective the week of October 29, 2017. Some may have noticed Surly’s presence around the state during (and since) GABF week…

Must-Try New Beer: Whiskey Barrel Aged Lugene from Odell

Barrel Aged Lugene is here! Catch it while you can!  WHO: Odell Brewing Co. WHAT: Whiskey Barrel Aged Lugene Chocolate Milk Stout WHEN & WHERE: Available now in very 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…