Big City Quad, River North Brewery, Denver
Style: Quadruple Ale
Serving Type: 650-mL bottle
ABV: 13.7 percent
Malty? Hoppy? More hoppy
Reviewed: January 2015
With the start of the New Year, I’ve been cleaning out my fridge. Specifically, my beer supply (I...
January 16 2015, 12:30 PM
—Photography by Jeff Nelson
The holiday hustle has ceased, the cold has set in, and it’s officially the best part of ski season—all good reasons to spoil yourself with the Four Seasons’ new spa treatment especially for the Centennial State’s active population. The Evergreen Massage pairs evergreen essential oil with heated...
Photo by Carol W. Maybach
Since opening in 1993, Chez Thuy in Boulder has garnered a legion of loyal fans who swear by chef-owner Thuy Le’s take on Vietnamese, French, Thai, and Indonesian flavors. A staggering 150 combinations (and counting) grace the encyclopedic menu. But thanks to the smaller six-month-old...
January 13 2015, 10:30 AM
—Illustrations by Daniel Ting Chong
Finding a skilled lawyer, like finding a great doctor, is usually something of a chore. After all, situations that require an attorney are rarely stress-free—you’re about to buy a house, sell your company, or get a divorce. And unfortunately, the myriad subspecialties of law mean that the attorney...
With a simple flip of a switch, Denver's Union Station is all dressed up for the holidays. Last Friday, as a part of the Grand Illumination ceremony, downtown's newly renovated historic building was illuminated with red and green lights, while a 35-foot Douglas fir sparkled in front of the station...
December 4 2014, 10:15 AM
Rendering of potential changes to Globeville's 45th Avenue. —Courtesy of the City and County of Denver.
On Monday, the Denver City Council adopted the Globeville Neighborhood Plan, a document meant to provide a guiding framework for real estate development, community building, and preservation in this north Denver neighborhood.
The plan is the latest step in revitalizing Globeville, a historical...
December 3 2014, 4:15 PM
Why we love it: A convenient stopping point for daytrips to Castle Rock or Colorado Springs.
When to go: Anytime you need a quick break from I-25 traffic.
I’m a long-time fan of pit-stop hikes: quick, stretch-your-leg treks that are close to major roadways. These may not be the most...
December 3 2014, 10:00 AM
Consilium, Renegade Brewing Company, Denver
Style: Pale Ale
ABV: 5 percent
Serving Type: 12-ounce can
Malty? Hoppy? Muted hoppiness
Reviewed: November 2014
After years of reviewing Colorado beer, I thought I knew what this brew would be like. It would...
November 21 2014, 2:00 AM