Breaking: Cigar City Announces Colorado Distribution

This just in: Florida’s Cigar City Brewing has just announced its expansion into Colorado! Just in time for American Craft Beer Week, Cigar City has several events planned around the state to celebrate the Colorado launch. Cigar City Brewing’s Colorado Launch Events: Monday: May 15th – Denver Ale House at Amato’s – Launch Event2501 16th…

GABF Week Events 2014

It’s almost my favorite time of year again: GABF week! The Great American Beer Festival is something to get very excited about. But even for those not attending the festival, there are endless other great beer events going on before, during and after it. Over the past couple of weeks I’ve been reading about dozens…

Sierra Nevada’s Beer Camp Across America

This summer Sierra Nevada is releasing an exciting new 12-pack of collaboration beers brewed with some of America’s best breweries: Allagash, Ballast Point, Bell’s, Cigar City, Firestone Walker, New Glarus, Ninkasi, Oskar Blues, Russian River, 3 Floyds and Victory, plus a beer from the Asheville Brewers Alliance. And, as if this concept isn’t already unique, this variety pack is the…

Great American Beer Festival 2012: Highlights

Thanks to some of my wonderful followers I was able to get a lot of superb suggestions on breweries to visit during GABF.  Specifically I needed help with those East of the Mississippi River, as many of them don’t make their way out to Colorado.  If you told me to go see a brewery at…

Cigar City comes to Denver!

I am really looking forward to Cigar City Brewing tap takeover tonight at Star Bar Denver.  According to Star Bar’s site, the beers will be:  Jai Alai IPA, Big Sound Scotch Ale, Florida Cracker White Ale, Vanilla Maduro, and Mango Habanero Red Ale.  I’ll definitely be trying the IPA and Mango Habanero Red.  So nice…