—Photo of Bruz Beers exterior by Marc Piscotty; Other collage photos by Sarah Boyum
Seconds after the Denver Broncos defeated the Carolina Panthers in Super Bowl 50, gold confetti burst out of cannons and fluttered high above the turf at Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara, California. Amid a celebratory buzz that reverberated all the way to the Rocky Mountains, photographers and...
Denver girlfriends (from left) Hanna Camp, Alyssa Auck, Jackie Laundon and Annie Roethel enjoy the beers on tap during happy hour at Finn’s Manor in RiNo.
—Photo by Kathryn Roethel Rieck
Is there such thing as a girly beer? New survey data says yes—and they’re some of the fastest-rising brews on the market right now.
A Harris Poll published in late 2015 asked men and women to select their favorite types of beers from a list of 37 styles. Seventy-five percent of the brews listed...
July 22 2016, 12:00 PM
Grab a flight at Call To Arms Brewing on Tennyson Street.
Here, a few of our favorite brewhouses—newcomers and stalwarts alike—to grab a pint at this summer:
Renegade Brewing Company
Art District on Santa Fe
This Santa Fe gem is tucked just off the district's main drag. The rotating beer menu serves exciting creations like Smolder (4.5 percent...
July 15 2016, 9:30 AM
Photo by Yucatar / Upsplash
As the craft beer industry has expanded in Colorado, it's become more and more difficult to know what to drink. Even die-hard suds lovers could use some help navigating the packed liquor store shelves and myriad taproom offerings.
Husband-and-wife duo Paul McConnell and...
June 28 2016, 10:00 AM
Yeah, it's time to reluctantly put the skis away, but at least you can bring these Colorado beers along for your summer activities. Since there are so many to choose from, we've rounded up five sure-to-please sippers for your second favorite season—all available at liquor stores in the Denver...
June 15 2016, 3:20 PM
—Courtesy of Denver Beer Co.
We believe beer is best enjoyed with friends, and lucky for us, Denver Beer Co. feels the same way. The brewery's Fifth Annual Hop Swap takes place on Wednesday, June 15, allowing locals to try their hands at growing beer's prized ingredient this summer. The sharing will come full circle...
June 13 2016, 3:20 PM
—Image courtesy of the Corner Office
In theory, wine is comprised of a single ingredient: grapes. Even so, tasting it—let alone pairing it with food—requires a lifetime’s worth of expertise, as any trained sommelier will tell you.
But beer is a different animal entirely. With a minimum of four ingredients (grain, hops, yeast...
June 13 2016, 9:23 AM
—Courtesy of Great Divide Brewing Co.
Apparently, as Denver grows, so does its taste for hops. In a nod to the city’s thriving craft scene, and the (related) collective evolution of Denverites’ palates, Great Divide Brewing Co. has revamped its Denver Pale Ale recipe to pack a substantially more bitter punch. Gone is the English-...
May 16 2016, 3:46 PM