More Bacon: Bacon and Beer Brewers and Chefs Dinner

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Raindrops on roses and whiskers on kittens might be a few things some people list as their favorites, but when it comes to Denver Off The Wagon, bacon and beer take the top spots. We have already shared with you the details of the third annual Denver Bacon and Beer Festival (tickets are still available), but […]

Renegade Publik House & Funkwerks Bring Beer Dinner to South Denver

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Denver is a craft beer mecca, sure, but those living South of I-25 don’t have the luxury of strolling down the street for a Red Rye Saison or authentic German Hefeweizen. Due to a lack of not only breweries, but also bars serving local or craft brews in the suburbs, fizzy yellow beer has become […]

All Firkin Beer Dinner with Breckenridge at Root Down

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Last night we attended Root Down’s first ever beer dinner, served up with firkins from Breckenridge Brewery. The event came to be through a series of one-upmanship between Breck’s Todd Thibault and Root Down’s Daniel Asher. Who could come up with the craziest offering for the pairing? Thibault suggested a firkin-only affair; Asher cooked up […]

Crafting a Beer Dinner, Tips from Julia Herz of Brewers Association

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Up until just a few years ago, wine was the obvious liquid pairing to any meal when dining out. Now with craft beer sweeping the nation, wine and food is no longer a monogamous couple, particularly in Denver, which undoubtedly owns its title as the “Napa Valley of Beer.” Wynkoop Brewing Company, which opened in […]

Talking Shop with Keith Villa

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From previous chances to personally interact with brewers, I’ve come to realize that the beer industry is filled with incredibly engaging personalities. They love to share stories about their craft, have in-depth conversations about beer and generally spread the gospel of craft beer. After attending the Red Robin Gourmet Burgers and Blue Moon Brewing Company’s […]

Denver Beer Co.’s new Barrel Room annex

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A misty moor, whale-oil lanterns flickering in a dim room, curls of ethereal smoke flowing from a Sherlock Holmes-esque pipe: despite a sludged-up River Thames, rampant disease, and the fact that people just threw their bodily waste out the window, the Victorian Era still retains a great deal of romanticism. But where can the modern-day […]

Chef N’ Brew Festival Pairs Up 12 Chefs with Local Breweries

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In a city where beer dinners have become a dime-a-dozen, the Chef N’ Brew Festival seeks to break the mold.  The twelve participating chefs will each partner with a local brewery to offer a one-of-a-kind pairing (see full list of participating chefs and breweries below).  At the end of the night, you, the festival goer, […]

Strange Brewing to Host GABF Beer Dinner

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Worried you don’t have enough beer options this week? Tonight, get some Strange with this highly economical and delicious sounding beer pairing dinner at Strange Brewing. Presented in cahoots with the yummy Worldwide Vittles food truck, a staple at Strange, $40 gets you a four course dinner complete with beer pairings, and live music from Fourth […]

Pre-GABF Beer Dinner at Watercourse Foods

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It is around this time each year when Great American Beer Festival nears closer and we beer nerds find ourselves anxiously anticipating something that we consider better than Christmas and most definitely better than each of our 21st birthdays (for a variety of reasons).  Lucky for us (and you), our favorite vegetarian restaurant in Denver, […]

The Road to GABF at Euclid Hall

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Euclid Hall is rolling toward GABF starting tomorrow with their Road to GABF. Every Thursday, from tomorrow till the festival, join Euclid for a series of intimate craft beer dinners. The dinners are $50 each (including tax and tip), and will be paired with a different brewery every week. 9/6 Strange 9/13 Avery 9/20 Prost […]

Celebrate National Left-Handed Day

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International Lefthanders Day – yes, this is a real thing. There’s a Wikipedia article about it. – is August 13. Left Hand Brewing Company – also a real thing – would like to celebrate this holiday with you. Left Hand Brewing Company and Euclid Hall have teamed up to present a multicourse beer dinner celebrating […]

Weekend off the Wagon – June 15 – 17

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Weekend off the Wagon in your inbox, every Friday Father’s Day weekend has a lot to offer in Denver. Beyond the requisite tie-offering and tool set, get ouf of the house and check out Denver’s first Comic Con. Great Divide turns legal tomorrow, and they’re closing down the block to celebrate. And of course, Denver […]