Copper Kettle, Cholaca, & Nova Craft Chocolate Create the Perfect Partnership

Beer and chocolate: two wonderful, individual things. But together, it can be a magical combination. Beer paired with chocolate? Yes, please. Beer brewed with Cholaca, pure 100% cacao? Amazing. Truffles made with hops and Cholaca? Phenomenal. Sound like something you want in your life? Yes! Well, if you haven’t heard of it before let me…

Brew Year’s Eve: Ring in 2017 with these Beer Events!

Bid adieu to 2016 (we’re SO over you!) and kick off the new year with your favorite Colorado breweries. Where’s the party?! Check out my round-up of breweries with events on New Year’s Eve, as well as New Year’s Day. Cheers! Sat., Dec. 31, 11 am-2 pm: BSB Beer Brunch! at Black Shirt Brewing (3719 Walnut…

Beer Events: Special GABF Week Edition!

Whether you’re attending the Great American Beer Festival or not, there are lots of exciting beer events leading up to GABF and continuing throughout the week. While Colorado is always a great place for craft beer, GABF week is the absolute best time to be here! ***Note: I will be updating this as other event…

BrüFrou 2016 Recap: A Vegetarian Perspective

Last Saturday was the 3rd annual BrüFrou craft beer & culinary pairing event at Wings Over the Rockies Air & Space Museum. I look forward to this event every spring, and I have attended each year since its inception. As a vegetarian, I’m often (usually) unable to participate in beer dinners, as it’s rare that meatless courses…

March Beer Events

Here are some fun beer events to consider in March. Also check out my St. Patrick’s Day post (including St. Patrick’s Day Parade) for holiday-specific events! Plus, Colorado Craft Beer Week is March 19-27, so there is LOTS to do! Wed., Mar. 2, 6-11 p.m.: Homebrewer Appreciation Night, hosted by Fermentologists & TRVE at TRVE…

Celebrate New Year’s Eve With These Colorado Breweries! (2015)

Looking for something to do on New Year’s Eve? How about something fun that involves great local beer? Take a look at these ideas when making plans to ring in the new year! (All events on this list are happening on 12/31. I will update it as I find out about additional events). 2nd Annual New…

My Favorite Colorado Beers of 2012

I drank more great beers in the past year than I can even begin to remember. So, looking back on 2012, I’ve decided to make a list of my favorite Colorado beers I had throughout the year. Some are not new, but have been around for a while, whereas others were just released in 2012. But here…

Beer & Cheese Pairing at Copper Kettle

Copper Kettle Brewing hosts a beer & cheese pairing on the second Thursday of every month.  Cheeses from The Truffle Cheese Shop (2906 E. 6th Avenue Denver) are paired with Copper Kettle’s brews.  $20 gets you four pairings.  I attended my first one last night, and I must say I was not disappointed. When I…