Barley Wine and Cheese Pairing at Star Bar Tonight

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Holy crap. That’s what I said when I saw this poster: Star Bar is throwing a Barley Wine and Cheese pairing tonight, starting at 6pm.  They’re also throwing in 3 pilsners, and the closest thing Stone makes to a pilsner – Levitation.  So Big ABV / Low ABV, why not. 6:00 PM. 8 beers 4 […]

Weekend off the Wagon – January 4-6

Ullr Ullr Ullr. Say it with me now.

Weekend off the Wagon in your inbox, every Friday Odell’s Lugene Chocolate Milk Stout is on every marquee this weekend. I tried some recently, and it tastes like chocolate milk. In a dangerously delicious way. Ullr Fest starts Sunday up in Breckenridge. Plus, there’s snow up there. So that’s cool. Next weekend we’ll all be […]

American Craft Beer Week / Colorado Beer Week Event List

American Craft Beer Week and Colorado Beer Week are here! Declare your craft beer independence, patronize the hell out of your local, and drink some good stuff. Let’s do this.   We’ll keep this list updated as the week progresses. Know something we missed? Super stoked about a particular event? Were we slydexic in our […]

Alpine Dog Brewing Company asks beer-lovers to pitch in

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The Denver craft beer scene is a community of mutual support.  Although each brewery is technically in competition with every other brewery, that’s not the vibe broadcasted.  Instead of backstabbing and undercutting each other like in so many other industries, the folks in craft beer promote each other and team-up for collaboration beers and tasting […]

Ignite Denver Off the Wagon – The Big Reveal!

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Well folks, it’s time for the big reveal. We’ve been dropping some hints here and there about a big event we’re planning with the Ignite Denver folks, and we’re ready to let you all in on the secret! Here’s the lineup we’ve managed to pull in: Greg Koch – CEO, Stone Brewing Dave Thibodeau – […]

#IPADay – Denver Events

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The first ever international toast to a style – #IPADay – is Thursday, August 4th. You can read all about it in our previous post. What follows is a list of participating bars in Denver, and what they’re doing. If you know of an event not listed here, please comment and we’ll get it added […]

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

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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 […]

Roadtrip – Trinity Brewing Company, Colorado Springs

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Road Trip #1 – Trinity Brewing Company, Colorado Springs 1466 Garden of the Gods Road I have heard nothing but great things about Trinity for quite some time. From other brewers, vendors, sales people, beer slingers, and fans. I had an excuse to stop by after meeting my grandmother for lunch at the Golden Bee. […]

Event Tonight: Brad’s Last Beer Tasting

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Mile High Wine and Spirits, located in the Belmar shopping center in Lakewood, and one of the area’s best selections for beer, wine, and liquor, hosts great beer tastings every few months. Their beer buyer, Brad, is leaving town, and tonight is his last tasting. Join him and the rest of the crew for some […]