Trinity Announces Boat Load of December Beer Events

This is all straight from the Trinity Brewing Press Release. And if you read the Examiner in Colorado Springs on a daily basis, this may be review. I will at least be at Trinity for the public unveiling of the Double Rainbow collaborative beer,...

Breckenridge and Wynkoop Make Joint Venture

Sitting at the bar at Phantom Canyon BrewingEarlier today the beer world was informed of another merger. Just a few days ago it was Rock Bottom, Gordon Biersch and Craftworks. Today it is Breckenridge Holdings (of Breckenridge Brewing) and Wynkoop Holdings (of Wynkoop Brewing)....

Gotta Love the Local Brown Ales

I've noticed a lack of Brown Ales in the beer world. I don't have statistics on this, but it seems like the beer geek is much less interested in Brown Ales than in other styles. The same was true for me until one of...

Required by Law to Drink Stronger Beer?

BeerTapTV pointed me towards an interesting article that was recently published in The Denver Post concerning new laws that just might affect your drinking habits when you go to the pub/bar in the future. You may be well aware of what is commonly called...

Beer Review: Trinity Brewing Chilly Water Baltic Porter

Today I decided to stop in to Trinity Brewing to try their new Chilly Water Baltic Porter. I missed the opening and I had a few phone calls I had to make to talk about upcoming beer projects, so I thought this would make...

Another Busy Beer Week

Little did I know when I started this blog that I would almost never have a day off from drinking. There are a number of great looking events this week, followed by double the amount of events next week. The calendar on the left...

Interview for Beer Blogger’s Conference

Nearly a month ago I attended the first annual Beer Blogger's Conference in Boulder, Colorado. I currently operate another beer blog at beerandscifi.com, which is often about the sociological aspects of drinking, but since moving to Colorado I have been wanting to "focus" more...

Two Upcoming Beer Events at The Warehouse

There are two good looking beer events coming up in Colorado Springs that look to be organized by Coaltrain's Wine/Liquor/Beer shop and both take place at The Warehouse restaurant. They are listed below.1. Sour Beer Tasting Dec. 1 /// 6:30pm$40 /// RSVP to Coaltrain's...

Nick Hilborn of Rocky Mountain Brewery

The other day I had my first couple beers from Rocky Mountain Brewery. They pretty much knocked my socks off as they didn't seem to necessarily stay true to any given style, but were really experimental. I love experimental beers. After looking into RMB...

Beer Week in Review

On Wednesday I headed to Trinity Brewing for the Avery Tapping. I went with a friend who was visiting from Portland, Oregon. We tried the DuganA and the Fumator. The DuganA is a nicely balanced double IPA, pulling slightly more toward bitter than malty....