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Jagged Mountain

Fresh Taps: July 23rd – July 29th (2014)

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 rooms all over the state. No ticket required, just a taste for great beer and a little adventure. Hello from Pittsburgh! I'm in the City of Bridges, and although it's no Denver, there's actually … [Read More]

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From Feisty Spirits Facebook page

Weekend off the Wagon – A Feisty party and Belgian beer ahead

  Are you thirsty yet? With everything going on, this weekend is sure to not suck. Check out what we rounded up for you this … [Read More]

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Wiley Roots Brewing

Fresh Taps: July 16th – July 22nd (2014)

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 rooms … [Read More]

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Prost!

How I lost and regained my culture at Biergarten Festival

I am German-American.  That is, I thought I was German-American.  My last name, family tree, and pasty complexion point to Germanic roots.  I like beer, I like sauerkraut, I own a pair of lederhosen, and I was mildly pleased to see Die Mannschaft hoist the … [Read More]

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Weekend off the Wagon – It’s an English & German beer kind of weekend

Hogshead Brewery turns two this weekend and other fun goings-on! Check them out!   Friday Saturday Sunday High: 92˚ Low: 64˚ PM T-Storms Precip: 50% High: 86˚ Low: 63˚ Scattered T-Storms Precip: 60% High: 84˚ Low: 61˚ Scattered … [Read More]

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Fresh Taps: July 9th – July 15th (2014)

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 rooms all over the state. No ticket required, just a taste for great beer and a … [Read More]

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18th Annual Biergarten Festival: Don’t wait until Oktoberfest to party like a German

October/September is Christmas Day for the German-American.  It’s Oktoberfest time!  A time to revel in Old World heritage, polka till you drop, stuff your face full of bratwurst … [Read More]

Save water, drink whiskey: Water for People hosts ‘Whiskey Rebellion’

It often goes unnoticed how vital clean water is to creating the things we love to imbibe most. Our beer is roughly 95% water and our beloved whiskey is made up of about 60% water. … [Read More]

Weekend off the Wagon – Fourth of July Weekend!

Happy Fourth of July Weekend, folks! Not sure what you'll be doing tonight before you view some fireworks? We took some of the hard work out of finding things to do for you this … [Read More]

Fresh Taps: July 2nd – July 8th (2014)

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]

Voting Towards Mediocrity – A Rant.

This is a rant. A rant composed because I'm tired of Denver's brewing industry being something that is cashed in on by folks who have no business dealing with beer. In this case: … [Read More]

Punch Kings Final Round, and Some Pork Too.

Breckenridge Distillery teams up with Cochon 555 to present the grand finale of the second annual Punch Kings spirits competition. The event takes place this Sunday, June 29th from … [Read More]

Weekend off the Wagon – Beer geeks unite!

  Friday Saturday Sunday High: 80˚ Low: 58˚ Isolated T-Storms Precip: 30% High: 88˚ Low: 59˚ Sunny Precip: 0% High: 95˚ Low: 61˚ Sunny Precip: … [Read More]

Colorado Brewers’ Festival to mark 25 years

The Colorado Brewers' Festival (COBF) is Saturday, June 28 and Sunday, June 29 in downtown Ft. Collins’ Civic Center.  Hours each day are 11 a.m.- 5 p.m. I know what you’re … [Read More]

A Hootenanny for Breckenridge Brewery’s 24th Anniversary

Since the 1980's, Richard Squire's love of skiing and love of making home brews have come a long way. Eventually he created the Breckenridge Brewery brand. Twenty-four years later, … [Read More]

I’m outdoorsy in that I like drinking on patios

This week kicks off the official start to the summer and what is better than enjoying a cold one outside in the sunshine? Day drinking on patios is one of my favorite summer … [Read More]