Most brewmasters will tell you that they owe a fair amount of their success to the rest of the business operations, especially the artists behind the company’s labels. It is the way that their IPA stands out from the other dozens of IPA on the liquor store shelf. Think about it: How often have you...
October 1 2013, 9:35 AM
We can't believe it's time to flip another page on the calendar, but, in truth, we're OK with saying goodbye to last month's bad news. The new season has brought us a fresh start, and countless ways to connect with and support the Colorado community.Extend: Stretch your body and your wallet at...
September 30 2013, 2:00 PM
Silverback Pale Ale, Wynkoop Brewing Company, Denver
Style: Pale Ale
ABV: 5.5 percent
Serving Type: 12-ounce can
Malty? Hoppy? Surprisingly malty (with plenty of hops)
Reviewed: August 2013
Downtown Denver might be the last place you’d look for...
September 27 2013, 3:35 PM
Colorado Kind Ale, Vine Street Pub and Brewery, Denver
Style: Amber ale
ABV: 6.3 percent
Serving Type: Draft (nitro tap)
Malty? Hoppy? Malty; the nitro pour dampens the hop flavors
Reviewed: September 2013
It's rare that we walk into the Vine Street...
September 20 2013, 1:30 PM
Englewood is now welcoming booze business with open arms. After receiving inquiries from prospective brewers and distillers about opening operations on the popular stretch of South Broadway near Hampden Avenue—home to the Gothic Theater—the city council adjusted an old ordinance that...
September 18 2013, 2:46 PM
The Destination: Ska Brewing in Durango The Odometer: 332 miles from DenverWhy it's Worth the Gas Money: At first glance, this brewery seems stuck in a 1990s ska music video. It is an image the brewery cultivates, what with the cartoon-book website, label design, and T-shirts....
September 10 2013, 11:55 AM
When Jeremy Gobien spied a neighbor brewing beer in his garage, he started asking questions. And then he started volunteering at a brewery. Soon, he hatched a plan with his wife to pack up their lives in North Carolina, move across the country, and start a brewery in Colorado. About two years ago,...
September 6 2013, 2:15 PM
Coors Banquet, Coors Brewing Company, Golden
Style: American Lager
ABV: 5 percent
Serving Type: The "new" 12-ounce bottle
Malty? Hoppy? Neither.
Reviewed: July 2013
Coors Original fits like an old college sweatshirt that we just can’t...
September 5 2013, 11:32 AM