Black Friday 2016: BEER!

Don’t want to spend Black Friday at the mall? Rather hang out at a local brewery instead? You’re not alone! Come join the fun and see what all of these breweries have planned for Friday, November 25th, 2016. Black (Shirt) Friday Beer Brunch at Black Shirt Brewing Roll out of your Turkey-and-pie-filled-stupor and celebrate Black (Shirt) Friday…

September Beer Events

September is an especially wonderful time in Colorado. There are still plenty of warm days, yet cooler mornings and evenings remind us that autumn is near. What better way to enjoy this most perfect weather? How about a beer event or five?! This month we’ve got beer and food events: a chip & dip off,…

August Beer Events

August Beer Events!  Lots to look forward to in Colorado as far as beer events go in August: Copper Kettle Avery Black Project Spontaneous & Wild Ales / Former Future Brewing Sesh Fest Tivoli Bluegrass & Beer Fest Gnarly Barley Fest Odd 13 Living the Dream Save the Ales Rendezvous at the Rock Hops in…

July Beer Events

July Beer Events list is up!  Featuring events with: Black Shirt Great Divide Strange Craft Beer Company Fiction Beer Company Boulder Beer Breckenridge Brewery BRU The POST Brewing Renegade Brewing Ska Brewing Factotum Brewhouse Twisted Pine   And festivals! Summer Brew Fest Breck Summer Beer Fest Breckenridge Brewery’s Hootenanny Denver’s Biergarten Festival Colorado Brewers Rendezvous…

Mark Your Calendars: August Beer Events

Another month in Colorado means another month full of fantastic beer events. Here is what we have to look forward to in August: Saturday, Aug. 1, 12-4 p.m.: Sesh Fest 2015 at Sculpture Park (1345 Champa Street, Denver). Over 40 local breweries pouring beers that are 5% ABV or less. Saturday, Aug. 1 & Sunday, Aug. 2,…

Black Shirt Brewing’s Exciting New Expansion

Black Shirt Brewing is expanding its operations! Open just over a year, Black Shirt has purchased new equipment that will allow them to increase production and, therefore, the ability to brew some experimental/different beers, as well as some other exciting news. They plan to can some of their staple beers in the near future. In…

1400 Miles Arrives in Denver!

“1400 Miles, a documented bike ride from Austin, Texas to Denver, Colo. in 14 days to raise awareness for prostate cancer, will celebrate the journey on Tuesday, Oct. 8 at Denver’s Black Shirt Brewing Company for a night of great food, craft beer, live music and to support the riders and the Pints for Prostates…

It’s the Most Wonderful Time of the Year

I’m not referring to Christmas, though it’s kind-of like Christmas for beer lovers. I’m talking of course about the Great American Beer Festival and Denver Beer Fest. It’s a remarkable time to be in Denver: GABF week. As if the festival itself isn’t enough, dozens of breweries and bars have planned special beer events the entire…

BSB Now Playing

I just love Black Shirt Brewing–the place, the beer, the people. It’s a great local brewery and tap room that supports other local businesses: they have food trucks outside, they collaborate with companies such as Ritual Chocolate, for example, for delicious beer and food pairings. And they are also very supportive of local musicians as…

Crafting a Nation

Last night I had the privilege of attending the private release wrap party for Crafting a Nation. As described on their website, “Crafting A Nation is a feature length documentary and new media project about how the American craft brewers are rebuilding the economy one beer at a time.” I have been aware of this…