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Photo Credit: Snowbank Brewing

Fresh Taps: Aug. 20th – Aug. 26th (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. This week Snowbank Brewing opens its doors in Fort Collins, New Holland (MI) moves into Colorado, … [Read More]

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Get the best bang for your buck during Denver Restaurant Week

You may be thinking, "Wait, isn't Denver Restaurant Week during the winter?" Normally, you'd be correct in thinking that, but this year, VISIT DENVER is … [Read More]

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Photo Credit: Cortney Logan

Wine 101 at Wine & Whey

When I imagine wine making, I always picture Lucile Ball dancing/stomping around a vat of grapes. Once upon a time, this was how wine was made. Winemakers used this method because the … [Read More]

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Meet the newest Colorado Native: IPL

“We don’t believe the world needs another IPA.” Bold words, and only a week or so after IPA Day, but there they are, written in plain English on the back of the bottle.  When craft beer’s most prevalent style is, was, and continues to be IPA, who has the … [Read More]

Close up oh Chihuly's piece "Blue and Purple Boat" at dusk

Unwind H2O: Gorgeous art on a summer night

What can possibly be more perfect than a warm summer night, gorgeous art, and some booze? Not much, and that is exactly what transpired at the Denver Botanic Gardens during Unwind: H2O on August 7. (Note: This article is a little picture heavy. … [Read More]

Weekend off the Wagon – It’s a responsibly raised zoo out there

Friday Saturday Sunday High: 89˚ Low: 64˚ Mostly Sunny Precip: 20% High: 91˚ Low: 63˚ Mostly Sunny Precip: 0% High: 92˚ Low: 61˚ Mostly Sunny Precip: 10% Friday, August 15 Live Music Friday @ MCA Denver MCA Denver, 1485 Delgany … [Read More]

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Fresh Taps: Aug. 13th – Aug. 19th (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]

Weekend off the Wagon – Fermentable goodies & CANiversaries

Friday Saturday Sunday High: 88˚ Low: 62˚ Isolated T-Storms Precip: 30% High: 86˚ Low: 62˚ PM T-Storms Precip: 50% High: 79˚ Low: 60˚ PM T-Storms Precip: … [Read More]

Fresh Taps: Aug. 6th – Aug. 12th (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]

PHOTOS: Denver’s first Sesh Fest

The inaugural SeshFest was this past Saturday at Sculpture Park. A picture is worth 1,000 words, so here's a 9,000 word essay. Click on the photos for super full big size. … [Read More]

In Search Of: The Perfect Paloma

In Search of the Perfect: Paloma When people think of the “signature” cocktail of Mexico, they immediately come to the conclusion that it must be the Margarita. That, however, … [Read More]

Putting the BA’s mid-year report into perspective

The Brewers Association (BA) released their mid-year report on the state of craft beer in America and—no real surprises—craft breweries have sustained continual growth in the … [Read More]

Union Station opens with a new look and boozy attractions

It’s official! The new Denver Union Station is now open, and it looks nothing like the old Union Station. The new station features several restaurants along with the attached … [Read More]

Weekend off the Wagon: “Thank you, I’ll have another”

This weekend is going to be a cool one--and hopefully a dry one to boot! Come spend it outdoors while checking out some of the events going on the next three days. With a very … [Read More]

Fresh Taps: July 30th – Aug. 5th (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]

Brew Dogs Season 2: An interview with James Watt

The latest and second Colorado-centric episode of Esquire's Brew Dogs recently aired and it's always a treat to see the outsider's perspective on our state's renowned craft beer … [Read More]