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Denver Brewery Spotlight: Grab A Cask Ale At Hogshead Brewery

December 8th, 2018
Hogshead Brewery

Having heard the buzz about how fantastic Hogshead Brewery was; I knew I had to check it out for myself. So after grabbing brunch nearby Sloan’s Lake – a friend and I made our way to Hogshead Brewery for a couple brews and some girl talk. Wow! The space is small, but awesome! There’s a longer community table and a couple low tops made with rustic wood. There are even a couple Laws Whiskey House barrels turned high top! I’m not sure, but something might be aging in them too. It’s so cozy and inviting. They really made the most of the space! They have a huge patio space both... Read More

3 Ways To Incorporate Your Favorite Brewery Into Your Post-Holiday Workout

November 24th, 2018
workout class in a brewery

As I sit here looking at the aftermath of yet another successful Thanksgiving – a sink full of dishes, stretchy pants donned, and a can of cold cider in hand. I reflect on the next few weeks and wonder silently to myself, “How will I possibly work off my holiday indulgences and still enjoy my favorite beers?!” After I briefly panic at the thought of cutting my favorite brews out of my routine; a thought crosses my mind, “Why not incorporate my favorite breweries and beers into my workout routine?!” Genius. Here’s 3 ways to incorporate your favorite brewery into your post-holiday workout... Read More

Aurora Brewery Spotlight: Making Headlines with Ursula Brewery

November 16th, 2018
Ursula Brewery

Tucked in an unsuspecting little suburb outside of Denver, sits a stellar brewery with a fabulous reputation, that’s only matched by its ability to roll with the punches. More about that later. Ursula Brewery has been a staple of the Fitzsimons neighborhood and it’s safe to say: it’s a favorite of many! Back in 2014 they opened their doors under the name Coda Brewing. With the unique mission of pairing beer and music. After the owners, Scott Procop and Luke Smith, parted ways in early 2016 – Ursula Brewery emerged! Both the guitar pick background and the Fender-esque font of their current... Read More

Faces of Denver – Darren Boyd

November 15th, 2018
Darren Boyd

Surviving as a neighborhood brewery in Denver is not an easy accomplishment these days stacked up against the saturated competition. Darren Boyd, one of the founders of Spangalang Brewery, believes that as the customer and competition has changed within the industry, the market and brewing process will too. Boyd has lived in Denver county for roughly 10 years after moving from Connecticut. He got involved in the brewing scene just as it was taking off in Denver and began working for Great Divide Brewing Co. After a couple years Boyd and his two other partners, Taylor Rees and Austin Wiley, all... Read More

Denver Brewery Spotlight: Getting Bookish With Fiction Beer Company

November 2nd, 2018

Fiction Beer Company is the product of owners Ryan and Christa Kilpatrick’s love for both good beer and a good story. These self-proclaimed “book dorks” saw the need for a brewery in the area of Park Hill, Montclair, and Mayfair. In September of 2014 they opened the doors to Fiction Beer Company and the rest is history. The space is large and varied. It features tables for those that need to get a little work done, couches for those looking to cozy up with a good book, and bar seating for those looking for good conversation. There is a large patio that regularly features a nearby food truck... Read More

7 Pumpkin Beers For Your Seasonal Enjoyment

October 28th, 2018
4 Noses Brewing Company's Pump Action

Fall is synonymous with one thing – PUMPKIN EVERYTHING! That being said, breweries have not missed out on this pumpkinlicous trend. Here’s a run-down on some of the stand out gourd-inspired brews that are getting us ready for sweater weather! 4 Noses Brewing Company’s Pump Action Imperial Pumpkin Ale rivals pumpkin pie itself! This light amber brew is rich in pumpkin spice. To make a great thing even better – they are also rolling out a few barrel-aged variants of this autumn inspiring brew such as brown sugar & cinnamon and maple, graham cracker, and vanilla. Comrade Brewing... Read More

The Great Steamboat Springs Brewventure

October 19th, 2018
Mountain Tap Brewery

When you find yourself in Steamboat Springs for a weekend mountain staycation with friends; you naturally scout out the area’s breweries. Maybe that’s just me – but it’s most definitely how this past weekend played out! After waiting out the inclement weather and making the journey I found myself craving a cold brew. So scattered throughout visits to Old Town Hot Springs, hilarious games of Cards Against Humanity, and the occasional bear sighting – we made our way to a few of the local watering holes.   Mountain Tap Brewery (www.mountaintapbrewery.com): The first stop we made... Read More

Denver Brewery Spotlight: A Cabin in the City – Woods Boss Brewing Company

October 12th, 2018
Woods Boss Brewing Company

Woods Boss Brewing Company is def serving up something fantastic – and I’m totally digging it! Why?! Well since you asked – let’s talk about it! The Space/Atmosphere: The space is large! It features various couches and community style seating made of halved tree trunks. There’s lots of raw wood and exposed brick throughout. Two large roll-up doors let all that excellent warm weather in and lead to two smaller sidewalk style patios with picnic tables. The whole space, even with its large size, gives off a great “mountain cabin meets the big city” feel. The tap list... Read More

Aurora Brewery Spotlight: Launch Pad Brewery’s Rocket Fuel

October 5th, 2018
Launch Pad Brewery

In Aurora off the corner of Kentucky and Buckley tucked back behind the 7-Eleven lies an amazing hidden gem – Launch Pad Brewery. Open seven days a week this “rocket-themed microbrewery and taproom” (as Google states) is decked out in all sorts of aeronautics gear including several scale models of satellites and rockets. Their small taproom boasts a decent amount of seating and is indeed dog and child friendly. The staff here is exceptional! Having frequented Launch Pad Brewery over the past few years (primarily due to its close proximity to Community College of Aurora); I was hooked. All... Read More

14 Reasons Why RiNo Needs To Be Your Next Beer Destination

September 28th, 2018
RiNo and Five Points Brewery

Few neighborhoods in the Denver-Metro have experienced as much growth in the past 10 years as River North (referred to as RiNo from here on) and Five Points. With that growth, an onslaught of businesses have made this trendy area home; an uncanny number being breweries! Here’s the 14 reasons why RiNo and Five Points NEED to be your next brewventure destination! 10 Barrel Brewing Company (10barrel.com): 10 Barrel Brewing Company has a wonderful space off Walnut Street. Their roof-top patio is a great summer (or post Rockies game) destination and their unique plays on pub food will leave you wanting... Read More