In June 1984, organizers moved the Great American Beer Festival from its birthplace in Boulder, CO, 35 miles or so south to Denver. It was the third year of the festival, which was then held in the spring to coincide with the annual convention of the Boulder-based American Homebrewers Association. Now, of course, it’s held... View Article
Acitelli on History - Blogs - Web Only October 5, 2014 - Tom Acitelli
News January 28, 2014 - Staff
(Press Release) BOULDER, CO—In advance of the upcoming Super Bowl between the Denver Broncos and the Seattle Seahawks, West Flanders Brewing is entering into a “we’re going to win!” wager with its brewpub peers at Seattle’s revered Elysian Brewing Company. The terms of the wager are significant. The head brewer for the brewpub of the... View Article
New on the Shelves - News November 21, 2013 - Staff
(Press Release) DENVER—Breckenridge Brewery is celebrating another 21st milestone. The brewery, which reached age 21 itself several years ago, has released the 21st edition of its winter seasonal, Christmas Ale. True to the season, this hearty strong ale warms the soul with a spiciness that comes from Mt. Hood and Chinook hops balanced by rich... View Article
News November 12, 2013 - Staff
(Press Release) DENVER—This week Breckenridge Brewery introduces a delicious new way to enjoy Vanilla Porter: Nitro Vanilla Porter. Infused with a combination of nitrogen and CO2 gases, this beer delivers a mellow, velvety version of Breckenridge Brewery’s classic Vanilla Porter. Nitro Vanilla Porter, “NVP,” is the largest nitrogenated beer release in Breckenridge Brewery’s history, hitting... View Article
What's Brewing August 16, 2013 - Staff
(Press Release) DENVER—Wynkoop Brewing Company and the Brown Palace Hotel & Spa have teamed up for a series of special cask beers for the hotel’s Ship Tavern bar.
What's Brewing June 27, 2013 - Staff
(Press Release) DENVER—Great Divide Brewing Co. announces the release of its highly-anticipated 2013 third quarter seasonals. This release includes the debut of a new member of Great Divide’s admired Yeti family, Oatmeal Yeti Imperial Stout, as well as the return of Rumble IPA and Wolfgang Doppelbock.
What's Brewing May 30, 2013 - Staff
DENVER—Wynkoop Brewing Co. has just released a special beer brewed in conjunction with James and Tina Pachorek and their Cheeky Monk Belgian Beer Cafés.
Collectibles - Full Pints - Learn Beer May 1, 2008 - Dave Gausepohl with Julie Johnson
Charlie Staats from Texas stands in his hotel room at the Adam’s Mark in Denver, with the door propped open. He’s stashed the hotel trinkets in drawers, and every horizontal surface—the coffee table, the bed, the chairs, even the ironing board—has become display space for his collection of Texas brewery memorabilia. Staats specializes in anything... View Article
Full Pints - Travel Features September 1, 2005 - Paul Ruschmann
As part of its silver anniversary celebration, All About Beer Magazine asked me to name my 25 favorite American beer cities. Lists like these invite controversy, which isn’t a bad thing. Differences of opinion make for good discussion and are amicably resolved over a pint or two.