Fresh Taps: Aug. 14th-20th, 2013

Hogshead Brewery It’s been a few weeks, but we finally have beers for every day of the week! Tell your liver to quit whimpering and enjoy some new brews, such as releases at Hogshead Brewery’s 1st Anniversary Week. Also take a peek at what Copper Kettle has for you today. Here’s the full sampler of what’s fresh in beer across the great CO.

Recently Tapped Brews I Missed (I’m only human after all):

  • Crabtree Brewing (Greeley) – Barrel Aged Cezanne Saison with fresh apricots
  • Echo Brewing (Frederick) – Razz Raspberry Wheat
  • Freshcraft (Denver) – Funkwerks Provincial
  • Odd13 Brewing (Lafayette) – Hanuman Single Hop IPA
  • River North Brewing (Denver) – J. Marie Saison
  • The Mayor of Old Town (Fort Collins) – Dry Dock Vanilla Porter
  • Verboten Brewing (Loveland) – Angry Banjo Kentucky Common

Wednesday, Aug. 14th, 2013:

  • Copper Kettle Brewing (Denver) – Tequila Barrel Aged Mexican Chocolate Stout – 3PM to 9PM – Firkin Wednesday
  • High Hops Brewery (Windsor) – “Heart of Grass” Blondie Ale – 5PM – Firkin Wednesday
  • Lone Tree Brewing (Lone Tree) – Saison – 12PM
  • Oscar Blues Home Made Liquids & Solids (Longmont) – Black Bottle Brewing Tap Takeover
  • River North Brewing (Denver) – J. Marie Saison infused with Palisade peaches – 3PM – Wayward Wednesday
  • World of Beer (Belmar Location – Lakewood) – Fate Brewing Tap Takeover – 6PM
  • Yak & Yeti (Arvada & Westminster) – Roasted Pepper Wheat – 4PM – Wheat Wednesday

Thursday, Aug. 15th, 2013:

  • Arvada Beer Co (Arvada) – Fresh Hopped IPA 2.0 – 2PM – Brewer’s Limited Reserve release
  • Front Range Brewing Co (Lafayette) – Highlander Imperial Stout
  • Front Range Brewing Co (Lafayette) – Coal Creek Quad witch chocolate and cherry
  • Hogshead Brewery (Denver) – IPA – 1st Anniversary Week
  • Very Nice Brewing Company (Nederland) – The Royal We IPA

Friday, Aug. 16th, 2013:

  • Avery Brewing (Boulder) – Simcoe and Chinook Dry-Hopped India Pale Ale – 5PM
  • Bristol Brewing (Colorado Springs) – Wit – 5PM
  • Dry Dock Brewing (Aurora) – TBD – Firkin Friday – 3PM to 6PM
  • Hogshead Brewery (Denver) – Gilpin Porter varietals, including a barrel-aged version – 1st Anniversary Week

Saturday, Aug. 17th, 2013:

  • Bristol Brewing (Colorado Springs) – Cheyenne Cañon Pinon Nut Ale – 5PM
  • Copper Kettle Brewing (Denver) – Tequila Barrel Aged Lime Agave Pale Ale – 12PM to 10PM
  • Cultivate Festival (Denver) – Great Divide Cultivate Farmhouse Ale – Brewed for the festival with sweet orange peel and a touch of black peppercorn
  • Hogshead Brewery (Denver) – Window Licker Barleywine – 1st Anniversary Week

Sunday, Aug. 18th, 2013:

  • Hogshead Brewery (Denver) – IPA “From the Wood” – 1st Anniversary Week

Monday, Aug. 19th, 2013:

  • Kannah Creek Brewing (Grand Junction) – Ginger Blonde – 5PM to 10PM – Firkin Monday

Tuesday, Aug. 20th, 2013:

  • Backcountry Pizza (Boulder) – Ballast Point Brewing releases – 6PM – Marking Ballast Point’s entry into the Boulder market
  • Prost Brewing (Denver) – Eisbock – Limited Release – 1st Anniversary Party

That’s a lot of beer – better get started.

Did we miss something? Has your brewery released something new we should know about? Let me know what’s new and on deck to be tapped at



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.