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If you weren’t one of the lucky people who nabbed GABF tickets in the 32 minutes before they sold out this year, don’t worry—there are plenty of great brew-centric events happening in the city. Take your pick.
Craft Beer and Comedy
Kick off the brew-filled weekend early with some laughs...
September 30 2014, 11:45 AM
Poster by Hilary Clarcq
Bike culture is getting an artistic makeover this weekend.
At the sixth-annual ArtCrank Denver this Saturday, 27 Colorado artists will be displaying and selling their cycling–inspired posters. All of the works are original and limited edition—only 30 of each will be available ($50)—and...
August 21 2014, 3:40 PM
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
How do you measure a beer's bitterness? By its hoppy taste? Its pungent smell? Try again: A beer’s bitterness is gauged by its International Bittering Units (IBU). But what is that? We asked a few knowledgable brewers in the area—including Avery Brewing Company’s head brewer,...
October 7 2013, 2:00 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
Thanks in part to Dale Katechis, founder of Oskar Blues Brewery, Alabama's Auburn University will offer a graduate-level certificate in Brewing Science and Operations in the Fall of 2014. Though the pairing of Oskar Blues and the school maybe seem like an odd marriage, Katechis...
September 9 2013, 12:30 PM
Aspen seems to have it all: some of the best ski runs in the country, beautiful people, and even more attractive scenery (it is named “Aspen,” after all). So if there was a ski town that needed to have a brewery, this High Country haven did. Enter: Aspen Brewing Company, a small brewery that has...
March 21 2013, 10:30 AM
G’Knight Imperial Red, Oskar Blues Brewery, Lyons Style: Imperial Red/Double IPA ABV: 8.7 percent Serving Type: 12-ounce can (only available now in 16-ounce cans) Malty? Hoppy? This is not usually a problem with Colorado brews, but the malts are a little much. Reviewed: September 2012 If...
December 28 2012, 12:02 PM