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Black Project Spontaneous & Wild Ales Announces Expansion

Black Project Spontaneous & Wild Ales, the wild, experimental side of Former Future Brewing Company, has announced expanded production and their plans to begin offering monthly bottle releases from their Denver location. Founder James Howat recently added six 15 BBL vessels for aging and fermentation, along with additional oak barrels, ultimately maxing out the available space at their home on Broadway. […]

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Black Project Spontaneous & Wild Ales Releases “Ramjet”

Black Project Spontaneous & Wild Ales, will release “Ramjet” this Sunday, June 7th at Noon. The new release was brewed nearly a year ago, transferred to a coolship to collect wild yeasts from the outside air, aged in a single red wine barrel and later kissed with Montmorency cherries. 168 wax-dipped, numbered and signed 750 mL bottles […]

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Vail Big Beers Fest Continues To Impress

The 2015 edition of the Big Beers, Belgians and Barleywines Festival in Vail celebrated 15th years this past weekend, and the festival continues to live up to its big name. The weekend was filled with seminars, events, friends, and a variety of beers from all around the world. The event has become one of our favorite beer festivals, hands down. […]

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Stealthy Black Project Drives Former Future Wild

There is a magic to open fermentation.  You leave your potential beer completely dependent on prevailing winds and the general goodwill of the local flora.  It is a risky proposition with no sure outcome, but as with all great risks, when it turns out right the rewards are even greater.  The Black Project is a […]


Former Future Brewing Company Reveals Denver Location

Former Future Brewing Company has a place to call home!  The lease was signed this morning and they’ll begin moving equipment into their Denver location this afternoon.  We’ll keep you posted on their progress, but in the meantime, check out the Press Release below. ATTENTION: For Immediate Release – Former Future Has A Home! 1290 […]

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Local Beer Crusaders Share Summer Picks

Old Man Winter’s retreated for another year and the warm days of Summer are back! It’s time to fire up the grill, soak up some sun and pop open a cold one (or three). Summer’s good, but this year, make it great by pairing it with the perfect beer. With so many craft beer options tempting you […]


Former Future Brewing Company. Bringing Great Beer To Denver Sooner Than Later

Former Future Brewing Company.  Nearly every time I mention the name to a fellow beer lover, I get a puzzled, yet intrigued look, as if the person I’m talking to doesn’t quite know what to make of it.  But if you take in the name and let your brain process it for a minute, it makes […]

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