February Beer Events

Oh my. We’ve got a LOT to look forward to this month–check out what’s happening in February! Note: I am also publishing a separate post of “Valentine’s Day Beer Events” that has many more events, so be sure to take a look at that one too! Brewed Food has 3 events in Feb: Thur., Feb. 4,…

Collaboration Fest 2015: Recap

The second annual Collaboration Fest was a huge success. With 70 collaborations, 2000 attendees and a larger venue, this year’s festival was even bigger and better than last year. Collaboration Fest 2015 was held on the club level of Sports Authority Field at Mile High with fantastic views of downtown Denver. There was more than enough…

Stout Month 2015!

It’s that time of year again. February is almost here, and for the 22nd year in a row that means STOUT MONTH at all five of the Mountain Sun locations: Mountain Sun, Southern Sun, and Under the Sun in Boulder, Vine Street in Denver, and Longs Peak Pub in Longmont. Here’s is what we have to…

Summer Fun at Sierra Nevada’s Beer Camp

  On Friday, July 25th, Sierra Nevada’s Beer Camp Across America stopped in Denver for the Rocky Mountain Edition of their tour. This was one of the best beer festivals I’ve ever attended. It was extremely well-run and, from my perspective, went very smoothly. Aside from all the amazing beers, there were many other notable reasons…

Collaboration Festival

Last Saturday I attended a beer festival in Denver. A beer festival? In Denver?! Yes–another festival. They happen so frequently these days that one might wonder how it’s possible to put together a beer event that is different, special. Well, the folks behind Collaboration Festival made it happen. Collaboration Fest took place on March 22nd…

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…

Happy Stout Day! Drink These Colorado Stouts

The stout.  My second favorite style of beer.  Happy International Stout Day! If you’re in Colorado and want to stop by a tap room today, take a look at my list of excellent stouts.  Or if you’re not here but still want to consume one of our state’s tastiest beverages, there are some bottled/canned ones on…

Gearing up for Stout Month 2012

Ever since I moved to Colorado 13 years ago, I have looked forward to the month of February. As a person who doesn’t participate in winter sports, February isn’t something to get excited about. It’s cold. And while I’ll probably see a handful of nice days, I know I have to wait about 3 months…