Thanks Retale, but Colorado knows how to party. —Image courtesy of Shutterstock
Colorado's gotten a lot of national shine in the two years since voters legalized recreational marijuana. We've seen segments on The Daily Show, write-ups in the major national newspapers, and even a small item in Rolling Stone enjoying the novelty of a state having to refund...
March 30 2015, 11:20 AM
—Canines of the Rockies
Getting involved doesn’t always mean volunteering in a soup kitchen or running a half marathon, not that we're opposed to either. This week it means eating delicious food, taking in a magic show, drinking craft beer, patronizing your local art scene, and (!) playing with puppies.
Enjoy music and...
March 30 2015, 10:15 AM
Face Down Brown Ale, Telluride Brewing Co., Telluride
Style: Brown Ale
Serving Type: 12-ounce can
ABV: 5.7 percent
Malty? Hoppy? The best of both worlds
Reviewed: March 2015
Since its first beer was poured in 2012, Telluride Brewing Co. has made a...
March 27 2015, 3:30 PM
—Crazy Mountain Brewery
Snowcat Coffee Stout, Crazy Mountain Brewing Company, Edwards
Serving Type: A draft pint, thought it’s also available in 12-ounce cans
ABV: 5.9 percent
Malty? Hoppy? Malty, thanks to the chocolate and coffee notes
Reviewed: March 2015
March 20 2015, 11:00 AM
—Image courtesy of Imbibe
If you can think of anything more Colorado than a giant beer festival in the same venue the Broncos play, let me know. Imbibe's Collaboration Fest is returning, bigger and better, to Denver for a second year. In addition to expanding space from the Curtis Hotel to Sports Authority Field at...
March 18 2015, 4:02 PM
—Photos courtesy of Malka Beer Ltd, Mateo & Bernabe_21_Mateo and Sublime Imports
Colorado beer fans have yet one more thing to be excited about: Crooked Stave Artisans (CSA), the distribution arm of Denver’s Crooked Stave Artisan Beer Project, has joined with Texas-based Sublime Imports to bring little-known international beers to the state. CSA focuses on what’s happening...
—Courtesy of B. Borowsky of Boulder Digital Arts
On April 25, BrüFrou (pronounced “broo-froo”), a Colorado craft beer and culinary event, pops up at Wings Over the Rockies Air and Space Museum. Forty local breweries—expect heavy hitters such as Trinity and Odell—will pour suds while chefs, including Kelly Whitaker of Basta and Cart-Driver and...
Baker hot spot Trve Brewing Co.* might be known for its darker side—the brewery touts a death metal theme—but we prefer to think of it as metal-head lite. The spot’s welcoming vibe, 30-foot-long community table, and retractable garage-door front make it a desirable destination in warm or...
March 13 2015, 9:00 AM