There’s a crazy one heading our way. Two new breweries! A fantastic beer fest, offering much more than just great beer. Details on the next What The Funk!? festival. A killer Beer Hunter’s Report. The return of Funk’n Wild and much more. Check it out!
Thursday, August 14th, 2014
This week’s firkin release at Station 26 Brewing Co. is called Red X. This one’s a malty German Red with cascara (fruit from the coffee bean) from Denver’s Corvus Coffee. Tapping set for 4 PM. Station 26 Brewing Co. is located at: 7045 E 38th Ave, Denver, CO 80207.
Upslope Brewing will tap a Gruit on Thursday evening. This hop-less concoction has been made with Oregon grape root, skullcap, chamomile, linden, tulsi basil, elderberry, cinnamon, black pepper, coriander, yarrow flower & hawthorn berry. Rebecca’s Herbal Apothecary & Supply will be on hand for guests to sample and learn about herbs. Tapping set for 6 PM. Uplsope’s Lee Hill Taproom is located at: 1501 Lee Hill Rd N20, Boulder, CO 80304.
Copper Kettle’s monthly beer & cheese pairing returns this Thursday evening. 4 cheeses, 4 beers, fresh bread and fruit for just $20, get on it. These pairings are awesome and will give you a better understanding of how to better pair beer with cheese (and other foods for that matter).
This monthly event is led by Copper Kettle staff and one of the cheesemongers from The Truffle Cheese Shop. 7:00 – 8:30 PM, reserve your tickets HERE. Copper Kettle Brewing Company is located at: 1338 S Valentia St, #100, Denver, CO 80247.
Friday, August 15th, 2014
Tickets to October’s What The Funk!? go on sale this Friday at 10 AM MST. The third installment of the What The Funk!? festival will be held on Thursday, October 2nd, during GABF week, featuring wild, sour, barrel-aged and all sorts of funkified brews. This is NOT to be missed.
The brewery list so far includes Ale Apothecary, Jester King, Cascade, The Rare Barrel, De Garde and many, many more. Tickets are $80 and worth every penny. WTF!? will be held at Denver’s EXDO Event Center on Thursday, October 2nd from 6 – 10 PM. Our coverage of the most recent WTF!? can be found HERE.
UPDATE: Sold Out!
The 11th Annual Art & Ale brew festival returns to The Wildlife Experience in Parker on Friday evening. Head out for a night under the stars with a fine craft brew. In addition to some tasty craft brews, you’ll also enjoy cocktails, wine and food from local restaurants.
You’ll also be given opportunities to create your own art, explore the exhibit halls, dance to live music and more. This is a fantastic brew fest and one we highly recommend all of our readers attend. Tickets are just $40 ($45 at the door – if available). Click HERE for tickets and additional details. The Wildlife Experience is located at: 10035 Peoria St, Parker, CO 80134. Read more »