Weekend off the Wagon – January 11-13

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Weekend off the Wagon in your inbox, every Friday Vail Big Beers is this weekend. We’ll be up there in force. Sean got his ass kicked last year. Actually, we all did. See you there? Also, there’s a winter storm named Gandolf coming to the party. Seriously. What are you up to this weekend?   […]

Cheeky Monk Celebrates International Women’s Day

In honor of International Women’s Day, Cheeky Monk will be offering a special paddle on March 8th featuring beers from women-owned breweries.  The paddle will be available at both the Denver and Westminster locations.  Featured brews include Urthel’s Saisonniere, Hop-It & Samaranth, and St. Feuillien’s Printemps.  So stop by and grab a paddle in honor of all of the amazing beer […]

Weekend off the Wagon – February 17-19

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Weekend off the Wagon in your inbox, every Friday Track 1: Friday: One night in Bordeaux - learn to cook while drinking wine. Saturday: Wake up with the Coffee Beer Fest at Denver Beer Co, head over to FreshCraft for some Noble Rot, and finish the day at 3 Kings for My Bloody Violent-Tine Horror Film Festival. Sunday: […]

Bring on Movember: Moustache, Mustache, and ‘Stache Galore!

Photo kudos to Heather Hansman, Skiing Magazine

Everyone loves The ‘Stache.  Particularly in Movember. We love it so much that today is Have Sex With A Guy With A Mustache Day (plan accordingly for lunch/dinner/dessert/late night munchies, folks). The moustache/mustache (both spellings are correct) signals the coming of Man, the growth of testosterone, the “manly” rugged man factor or for some, the I-didn’t-want-to-shave-then-it-grew-to-this. Per the World […]

Belgium Invades Denver!

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OK so that might be a bit of a stretch.  Really it is just one kickass Belgian stopping in Denver for a couple of days.  Jef Versele, 7th Generation Brewmaster and owner of Brewery Van Steenberge, will be making appearances around town today and tomorrow.  Jef is a stellar guy and a beer legend, so […]

Firestone Walker coming to Colorado, for real

Firestone Walker is coming to town. For real this time. They’ve teamed up with CR Goodman to bring their delicious beers to Denver and beyond. The launch parties start this Thursday, and continue through next week. Look for Firestone Walker at the following events: Thursday, July 21st – 5-7pm Falling Rock Tap House, 1919 Blake […]

American Craft Beer Week 2011 (May 16 – 22) Denver Roundup

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[Skip to the event list] American Craft Beer Week is in two weeks. While many of us live the American Craft Beer Life™, this is a week when all of America joins us in celebrating craft beer. Spearheaded by the Brewers Association and organized by pubs and breweries around the country, thousands of beer newbies, […]

You scored a first date… now where?

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So you got her number. You go, Glen CoCo.  You guys have the spark and the mutual interest, and now you are planning a first date.  Just you two.  High five, my friend.  Thursday, 7pm, and  you’re in charge of the spot. Where do you go? If you’re the type that prescribes to “no food […]

Just Announced: Cheeky Monk tapping Pliny the Younger

Cheeky Monk announced the tapping of a keg of Pliny the Younger at the Colfax location.  The tapping will be Tuesday April 26th at 7:00pm with ticket line-up and sales starting at 6:30pm.  Tickets will be $10 with a limit of one per person.

These Juice Joints are the Bee’s Knees!

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A while back a fine gent that goes by the name Nick Nunns wrote a post featuring his favorite watering holes, which inspired me to share with you fine folks my favorite local joints. Hops & Pie This little gem opened in the lovely Berkeley neighborhood north Denver not long ago and already has a […]

It’s the Most Wonderful Time of the Year: March Madness

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And the Madness begins.   The second week of March marks the beginning of “March Madness.” It is a time for colleges to flex their muscles, doctors to recommend surgeries, and for bars to open their doors for college basketball fans to come a-running.  The NCAA tournament includes 64 teams total for a wrap up […]

Craft Beer Bar Tour

Craft Beer Bar Tour

Self Guided Craft Beer Tour Are you looking for a cool way to spend a day with friends and enjoy the best beer and beer culture that Denver has to offer? Here are two ideas for walking tours of beer bars in Denver that will provide hours of adventuresome craft beer drinking and incredible sightseeing […]