The Brewery: Strange Craft Beer Company
1330 Zuni St., Unit M
Opened: May 2010
The People: Founder/head brewer Tim Myers and brew ambassador Jules Hoekstra (and the rest of the team).
The Space: The brewery is tucked away in a strip mall, catty-corner to Sports Authority...
September 5 2014, 9:30 AM
Prost's sausages and pretzel —Photo by Carol W. Maybach
With the mercury pushing 90 degrees, I’ve turned off my stove and have been on the lookout for easy summer eats that don’t leave me trapped in a hot kitchen. That’s how I discovered Highland’s month-old Prost Fine Beers and Sausages, which lured me in with a shady biergarten with oompah music...
August 22 2014, 2:00 PM
Mexican Logger, Ska Brewing Company, Durango
Style: Mexican Lager
ABV: 5.2 percent
Serving Type: Six packs of 12-ounce cans
Malty? Hoppy? Hardly. Light-bodied and crisp.
Even craft beer comes full circle. Whereas five years ago a lot of beer drinkers couldn’t...
August 22 2014, 10:00 AM
Dale's Pale Ale, Oskar Blues Brewery, Longmont
Style: American Pale Ale
Serving Type: 12-ounce can
ABV: 6.5 percent
Malty? Hoppy? The definition of hoppy.
Reviewed: August 2014
Two years ago, I declared that Colorado should have a state beer and...
August 15 2014, 10:15 AM
When I’m craving fried chicken, nothing stands in my way, not even a drive to Lafayette. That’s where the Post Brewing Co. opened in January with its amazing GoodBird chicken. Crispy skinned and with just the right blend of seasonings, this is fried chicken as it’s meant to be...
August 5 2014, 10:30 AM
—Image courtesy of Shutterstock
For those wondering whether Colorado's rapidly expanding craft beer market is nearing a saturation point, a new report from the Brewers Association suggests the answer is a resounding no. The latest numbers from the Boulder-based trade organization show that production of craft beer...
August 4 2014, 10:50 AM
RiNo Yacht Club's Mary Allison Wright —photo by Jennifer Olson
Although Acorn and Comida bring in vast amounts of business to the Source, the cavernous foundry building–turned food hall needs an anchor. Come the end of August, it's getting one: RiNo Yacht Club is taking over the the central space that once...
August 4 2014, 10:50 AM
Firestarter India Pale Ale, Bonfire Brewing, Eagle
Serving Type: 16-ounce can
ABV: 6.6 percent
Malty? Hoppy? Do I even need to answer this? Hoppy, of course.
Reviewed: July 2014
I don't have the best track record when it comes to starting...
August 1 2014, 10:00 AM