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Weekend off the Wagon: Dec. 12th – 14th

  Friday Saturday Sunday High: 63˚ Low: 34˚ Sunny Precip: 0% High: 57˚ Low: 33˚ Partly Cloudy Precip: 0% High: 37˚ Low: 25˚ Snow Precip: 60%   Friday, December 12 Ugly Sweaters & Barrel Aged Beer Party Parry's Pizzeria & Bar, 9567 S. University Blvd. Parry's Pizza in Highlands Ranch will be throwing it's second annual … [Read More]

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Inaugural IPA Showdown | A Recap

Here's the scene: you're out with your friends at a new-to-you dive bar, and the question of what everyone is going to drink naturally comes up. "I feel like an … [Read More]

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Weekend off the Wagon: Dec. 5th – 7th

  Edited at 4:29 p.m. MST: The Black Shirt Brewing "End of Prohibition Celebration" event is tonight and not tomorrow as originally … [Read More]

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Beer Theory: Chapter III – Coming up for air, exploring oxidation in beer

We’ve discussed these points before: craft beer consumers are more knowledgeable now than they’ve ever been; craft beer consumers are developing a greater understanding of what constitutes a “good” beer; the palates of craft beer consumers are more finely … [Read More]

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TRiNiTY returns silver medal and the inherent flaws of beer judging

TRiNiTY BREWiNG COMPANY recently did something that sent a slight tremor through the craft beer world.  They did something a less scrupulous brewery might not have done.  Not to sound too dramatic, but they did something with the potential to change the … [Read More]

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Glühwein in Denver: The 14th Annual Christkindl Market

Seeking refuge from visiting relatives?  Searching for a haven against the holiday hubbub?  Disenchanted with the commercialization of Christmas?  Wishing for a more traditional Noel?  More importantly, are you in need of a drink?  The solution to all of these … [Read More]

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Drizly: The alcohol delivery service reviewed

Consider the humble beer run, a tradition that’s existed for as long as they’ve sold booze by the bottle.  Like the crocodile, the beer run hasn’t evolved in the past few million … [Read More]

Weekend off the Wagon: Nov. 21st – 23rd

Friday Saturday Sunday High: 52˚ Low: 28˚ Sunny Precip: 0% High: 56˚ Low: 29˚ Mostly Sunny Precip: 0% High: 42˚ Low: 23˚ Partly Cloudy / Wind Precip: … [Read More]

Christkindl Market coming to downtown Denver beginning November 21st

In America, we have holidays and we have drinking holidays.  In Germany, because they’ve a more lenient attitude towards libations, there’s no distinction between the two.  Putting … [Read More]

Weekend off the Wagon: Nov. 14th – 16th

  Friday Saturday Sunday High: 35˚ Low: 20˚ Partly Cloudy Precip: 0% High: 22˚ Low: 4˚ PM Snow Showers Precip: 50% High: 31˚ Low: 5˚ Sunny Precip: … [Read More]

Alpine Dog overcomes delays, slated for grand opening November 22nd

Remember Alpine Dog Brewing Company?  It launched a Kickstarter campaign in 2012 to help founder Gardiner Hammond—formerly of Old Mill Brewery & Grill—get his brewery up and … [Read More]

Molly’s Spirits: Where technology and inebriation meet

The smallest incorporated town in Colorado will soon be home to one of the state’s largest liquor stores.  Molly’s Spirits, a 30,000 square foot space boasting 360 shelves of beer … [Read More]

Weekend off the Weekend: Nov. 7th – 9th

  Friday Saturday Sunday High: 69˚ Low: 35˚ Partly Cloudy Precip: 0% High: 68˚ Low: 39˚ Sunny Precip: 0% High: 72˚ Low: 42˚ Partly Cloudy Precip: … [Read More]

From Wynkoop to the Capitol: An interview with Governor Hickelooper

Guest content from Maya Silver, Editor at DiningOut Magazine DiningOut offers an insider’s look at dining in U.S. cities–from behind-the-scenes chef interviews, to exclusive … [Read More]

The Average Denver Brewery: 2014

Almost every Denver neighborhood is home to one or two breweries ranging in size, age, and amenities.  The city is a rich tapestry of sudsy options and such diversity makes it … [Read More]

Fresh Taps: Nov. 5, 2014 and on

Welcome to Fresh Taps! Each week Shea collects the most promising lineup of new and returning beers available by the glass and the occasional bottle hitting taprooms and tasting … [Read More]