American Craft Beer Week – where we’ll be

American Craft Beer Week is upon us. Started in 2006 as a way to give Craft Beer fans (and noobs) more chances in more places to savor the brews that have kept this country chugging along (well, maybe not single handedly, but it’s a nice thought). There are numerous events going on across the state […]

Craft, Crafty, and maybe words just don’t mean what they used to

What does “craft beer” mean to you? It is no secret that the craft industry has so many players that are doing so many different things that we should be thankful that there is something resembling a regulatory body. But is it worthwhile if that governing body is a bit. . . thuggish? Bossy? I’m […]

Beer Porn of the Week – Our Mutual Friend Malt & Brew Brown IPA

Our Mutual Friend Malt & Brew Brown IPA  They’re not open yet… but they will be soon!  This Brown IPA was a bit of a “mistake” – the malt was toasted too long, producing a beer too dark to call an IPA.  Mistake or not it’s a great beer.  Stay tuned for updates on OMF’s […]

Upslope Brewing Company Expands Production Into a Second Location

[Press Release] (Boulder, CO)– Upslope Brewing Company, located in Boulder, Colorado, announces its plan to build a new brewery in Flatiron Park, located near 55th Street in Boulder. The new brewery will be operational in Q1 2013 allowing Upslope Brewing to initially expand by 70% with plenty of room for future expansion. It will also open […]

Denver ranked 2nd as America’s Best Beer Cities by Travel + Leisure

In this month’s issue of Travel + Leisure, America’s Best Beer Cities were ranked as part of T+L’s 2011 World’s Best Series.  Denver came up second for beer and placed well in other categories.  Here’s the top 10 Beer Cities: Portland, OR Denver Seattle Providence Portland, ME Savannah Boston Austin San Francisco Nashville However, they’ve […]

Bull & Bush Turns 40, Celebrates with 40 beers in 40 days

While the general bar trend has seen a decline in the presence of “neighborhood pubs”, Bull & Bush has managed to do well enough for themselves to still be around 40 years later.  What was originally just a restaurant, this pub and brewery has been brewing award-winning beer for 14 of its 40 years.  To […]