Fresh Taps: July 18th-24th, 2013

empty taps brewery It’s hot out. You’ve been drinking the same pale ales for so long that your life is starting to feel like the movie Groundhog Day. Why not spice up your brew life with something exciting and new?! Here’s a sampler of what’s fresh in beer across our great state of Colorado, including Rackhouse Pub’s Sour Month releases for the next week.

Just Tapped:

  • Freshcraft (Denver) – Epic Escape to Colorado IPA – An IPA brewed by Epic to celebrate their move to Denver
  • Lone Tree Brewing (Lone Tree) – Cream Ale
  • Odyssey Beerwerks (Arvada) – Siren Song IPA

Thursday, July 18th, 2013:

  • Backcountry Pizza & Tap House (Boulder) – Avery Boulder Weisse – 6 PM – A Berliner Weisse from Avery with housemade syrups
  • Rackhouse Pub (Denver) – Dry Dock Ambassador Barrel Aged Sour Ale – 5 PM to 9 PM – Part of their South Month release event

Friday, July 19th, 2013:

  • Avery Brewing (Boulder) – Weekly special tapping (style TBD)
  • Bull & Bush (Denver) – Mahr’s Hell – Part of B&B’s weekly Gravity Keg Tapping (no idea what it is, but guessing it’s a Helles)
  • Copper Kettle Brewing (Denver) – German Kolsch – 12 PM – Making its return to the tap list
  • Dry Dock Brewing (Denver) – Weekly firkin tapping (style TBD) – 3PM to 6PM
  • Fort Collins Brewing (Fort Collins) – SHADY 80 Lemon Wheat Ale – 4PM to 8PM – Brewed to celebrate Silver Grill’s 80th birthday
  • Rackhouse Pub (Denver) – Crooked Stave Petite Sour – 5 PM to 9 PM – Part of their South Month release event
  • TRiNiTY Brewing (Colorado Springs) – Farmhouse Fantôme – 5 PM – Farmhouse ale brewed with strawberries and yams

Saturday, July 20th, 2013:

  • Rackhouse Pub (Denver) – AC Golden Apricot Sour – 5 PM to 9 PM – Part of their South Month release event
  • Silver Grill (Fort Collins) – Fort Collins Brewing SHADY 80 Lemon Wheat Ale – Brewed to celebrate Silver Grill’s 80th birthday

Sunday, July 21st, 2013:

  • Backcountry Pizza & Tap House (Boulder) – Mikkeller 5 Yeast Series – 6 PM – The same beer made five ways with American Ale, Brettanomyces Lambicus, English Ale, Lager, and Saison yeast
  • Silver Grill (Fort Collins) – Fort Collins Brewing SHADY 80 Lemon Wheat Ale – Brewed to celebrate Silver Grill’s 80th birthday

Monday, July 22nd, 2013:

  • Kannah Creek Brewing (Grand Junction) – Confusingly Refreshing – 5 PM to 10 PM – Weekly firkin release, style unkown

Tuesday, July 23rd, 2013:

  • Rackhouse Pub (Denver) – Renegade Golden Shower – 5 PM to 9 PM – Part of their South Month release event

Wednesday, July 24th, 2013:

  • Backcountry Pizza & Tap House (Boulder) – Epic Brainless series – 6 PM – Belgian ale variations: Brainless on Raspberries, Brainless IPA, Brainless on Cherries, Brainless on Peaches, Brainless Belgian Style Golden Ale
  • Copper Kettle Brewing (Denver) – Peach Saison – 3 PM – Their weekly July fresh fruit cask release
  • High Hops Brewery (Windsor) – Maddie’s Vanilla Cream (MVC) Ale – Weekly firkin release
  • Lone Tree Brewing (Lone Tree) – Biere de Mariage – 12 PM – A Biere de Garde brewed to celebrate head brewer Jason’s wedding
  • Rackhouse Pub (Denver) – Elevation Beer Co Engleweiss Berliner Weisse – 5 PM to 9 PM – Part of their South Month release event
  • Rackhouse Pub (Denver) – Oskar Blues beers – 5 PM to Midnight – Numerous OB beers, including Old Chub and Deviant Dales
  • River North Brewing (Denver) – Wayward Wednesday release (TBD) – 3 PM – Weekly experimental release
  • Yak & Yeti (Arvada & Westminster) – Ginger Wheat – 4 PM – Part of their weekly Wheat Wednesday release

So yeah, go try something new over the next week…you have no excuse.

Did we miss something? Has your brewery released something new we should know about? Make your peace at info@denveroffthewagon.com

 

 

About Shea Suski


Transportation planner by trade, craft beer and BBQ enthusiast by life. And scotch. Oh, and live music. Maybe some biking and hiking between beers. He'll beat you at bowling too.