Fresh Taps: Aug. 28th-Sept. 3rd, 2013

Lone Tree Brewing Co. Lineup Want to get an early start on some tasty new brews for the Labor Day weekend? Here’s a sampling of CO’s freshest taps for the next week. Planning on going out on Labor Day? Be sure to check that your destination brewery is open before making the trek.

The Smuggled Taps (Recently Tapped Brews I Missed):

  • Arvada Beer Co (Arvada) – Goldline IPA, Water Tower Wheat, and Irish Red
  • Big Beaver Brewing (Loveland) – Beaver Patch Ale Belgian pumpkin seasonal
  • Bootstrap Brewing (Niwot) – Bootstrap Black IPA
  • Dry Dock Brewing (Aurora) – Winter Solstice Saison
  • Echo Brewing (Frederick) – Roggenbier – A German rye beer
  • Mayor of Old Town (Fort Collins) – Verboten Brewing Between Worlds White IPA and Great Divide Hercules Double IPA
  • Odd13 Brewing (Lafayette) – Big Jim Belgian Quad
  • Oddel Brewing (Fort Collins) – High Maintenance Maibock
  • River North Brewing (Denver) – Hoppenberg Uncertainty Principle Belgian Double IPA
  • Upslope Brewing (Boulder – Flatiron Park location) – Oatmeal Stout

Wednesday, Aug. 28th, 2013:

  • Copper Kettle Brewing (Denver) – Bourbon Barrel Imperial Stout – 3PM to 9PM – Firkin Wednesday
  • Eddyline Brewing (Buena Vista) – Red Chile Porter – 11AM
  • Grimm Brothers Brewhouse (Loveland) – Dragon Slayer Rauchbier
  • High Hops Brewery (Windsor) – “Apple Bottom” Apple Berry Wheat – Firkin Hump Day
  • Lone Tree Brewing (Lone Tree) – Southern English Brown – 12PM
  • Odyssey Beerwerks (Arvada) – Hazelnut Coffee Vanilla Porter – 5PM – Discovery Beer Wednesday
  • River North Brewing (Denver) – Hoppenberg Uncertainty Principle Belgian Double IPA w/ fresh whole-cone Chinook hops – 3PM – Wayward Wednesday
  • Wild Woods Brewery (Boulder) – Nectarine & Thyme Saison

Thursday, Aug. 29th, 2013:

  • Backcountry Pizza (Boulder) – Aecht Schlenkerla Eiche Französisch Smoked Doppelbock – 6PM – From a wooden gravity cask
  • Bristol Brewing (Colorado Springs) – Octoberfest – 5PM to 9PM
  • Diebolt Brewing (Denver) – IPA – Could be Friday, but likely Thursday
  • Pateros Creek Brewing (Fort Collins) – Bowser’s Revenge Peach Ale

Friday, Aug. 30th, 2013:

  • Avery Brewing (Boulder) – TBD – Friday Special Tapping
  • Dry Dock Brewing (Aurora) – TBD – 3PM – Firkin Friday
  • Falling Rock Tap House (Denver) – Firestone Walker PNC Imperial Buckwheat Stout – 5PM
  • Odyssey Beerwerks (Arvada) – Pale Ale: British v. American hops

Saturday, Aug. 31st, 2013:

  • Copper Kettle Brewing (Denver) – Belgian Copper Hopper IPA – 12PM to 10PM
  • TRiNiTY Brewing (Colorado Springs) – 5th Anniversary Party – 11AM – All beers brewed throughout the year

Sunday, Sept. 1st, 2013:

  • Eddyline Brewing (Buena Vista) – Pumpkin Patch Pale Ale

Continuing through Friday, August 30th, Cedar Creek Pub (Aurora) is doing a Widmer Brewing tap takeover. Beers you’ll see include:

  • Hefeweizen
  • Drop Top Amber
  • Alchemy Ale
  • Hopside Down IPL
  • Okto Festival Ale
  • W Series: Pitch Black IPA
  • W Series: Nelson Imperial IPA
  • Kill Devil
  • Old Embalmer
  • SXNW

From Thursday, August 29th through Monday, September 2nd (Labor Day) Lone Tree Brewing will be doing a tap takeover at the Lowry Beer Garden (Denver) with the following brews:

  • Acres O’Green Irish Red
  • Toots’ Oatmeal Stout
  • Outta Range Pale Ale
  • Biere de Garde
  • Hoptree IIPA
  • Peachtree Pale

And both Saturday, August 31st and Sunday, September 1st Crazy Mountain Brewing will be pouring three special beers for the Beaver Creek Oktoberfest:

  • Oktoberfest
  • Verrückt Dunkelweizen
  • Scenic Route Kolsch

Have a tasty and safe Labor Day weekend!

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.