Fireman’s Brew to be distributed in Colorado

Nobody should feel guilty for imbibing a fine-craft beer but, just in case you have an overactive conscious, here’s your chance to drink well and support a very noble cause. Fireman’s Brew, a craft brewery from the Los Angeles area, will soon distribute to Colorado through Republic National Distributing Company.  The brewery was founded by […]

Peach Street Bourbon to be Released Statewide

This certainly gives us reason to rejoice. The delicious nectar of the gods (whiskey), in the Peach Street Distillers‘ Colorado Straight Bourbon fashion is now released statewide via Southern Wine and Spirits.  Here’s the press release for more details: Colorado’s First Bourbon Sees Statewide Release When Peach Street Distillers released Colorado’s first bourbon in 2008, […]

Fort Collins Brewery added to Elite Brands portfolio

Fort Collins Brewery

Elite Brands announced today that they’re adding Fort Collins Brewery to their distribution portfolio.  And they’re the first and only Colorado brewery added to Elite Brands Colorado. Here’s the press release: Fort Collins, CO- Fort Collins Brewery is proud to announce Elite Brands as the company’s new beer distributor for Colorado.  With over thirty years experience […]

Firestone Walker Distribution to Colorado delayed

This just in from Firestone Walker Minister of Noise and Event Manager, Tim Miller: Firestone Walker regrets to announce that our shipment of beer to Colorado has been delayed. We had originally planned on having the first truck out to that market leave this week but due to issues with our license to sell beer […]

New Belgium announces 17 new east distribution partners

[Press Release, sourced from] (Fort Collins, CO) – New Belgium Brewing is pleased to announce that it has signed contractual agreements with 17 distributors in the Maryland, Virginia and Washington, D.C. areas. The freshly inked deals will broaden New Belgium distribution to 28 states and the District of Columbia when those territories officially open on […]

Avery Announces Distribution Decrease, Joins Several Regional Breweries

The craft beer community has seen distribution changes in the past two weeks.  First, Great Divide left Michigan, Rhode Island, Connecticut, Kentucky, DC, New Mexico and Alaska and earlier this week, Left Hand Brewing announced its pull-out from Alaska, Knoxville TN, Florida Panhandle, the Alabama Coast (Mobile), and Iowa.  Just today, Avery Brewing Company has released its […]

The arrival and departure of craft brands

The past few weeks have seen a lot of news about craft breweries entering and leaving markets. While this is a continual aspect of any growing industry, some big names such as Dogfish Head and Great Divide have really brought it to the attention of the people. Big local news was Great Divide pulling out […]

Firestone Walker comes to Colorado

Firestone Walker Double Jack Double IPA - Coming to Colorado

In a day of great distribution news, Firestone Walker quietly announced on their Facebook page that they’ll be entering the Colorado market. We just finished showing our friends from The Cheeky Monk Belgian Beer Cafe around the brewery…looking forward to having a Firestone at their place soon… (link) Firestone Walker has a great lineup of amazing […]

Great Divide decreases distribution reach

Great Divide has been pulling out of some markets over the past 5 months. They were expanding as the demand allowed, and their capacity couldn’t keep up. Rather than stretching past their limits, Great Divide chose to pull out of some markets and focus on what they’re good at: making damn fine beer. Last night, […]

Rumor Mill 3: Sometimes True Things About Booze In Denver

[Disclaimer: Only one of these three stories is actually true. Not telling which one. Welcome to the Rumor Mill. Check back every Wednesday for more lies. And maybe a truth.]   I hear tell of a new brewery that is planning to start distributing here in Colorado and man am I excited.  They are called […]