Thursday, October 27, 2011

Colorado Beer News 102711

Colorado Beer NewsToday is Cranky Co-workers Day and American Beer Day. Know what will cheer them up? Take them out for a local craft beer after work today! Here's what's happening around the Colorado beerosphere today Thursday, October 27th, 2011.

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Arvada Beer Company (Arvada) is opening tomorrow, Friday October 28th! Since they passed 1000 Facebook fans, tell the hostess at the door that you are a fan of theirs on Facebook and you'll get a 2nd beer free when you buy one. Limit one per person per day. They'll be open at 11am tomorrow with 6 beers on tap: Rolston's Golden Ale, Olde Town Brown, Poolhall Porter, Mexican Lager and Goldline IPA.

Ale House at Amato's (Denver) - This coming Monday, Halloween, October 31st from 5pm to 9pm - Join Breckenridge Brewery, Dogfish Head Craft Brewery and Grimm Brothers Brewhouse at the Ale House in Denver for a spooky tasting event! Sample some wicked rare brews and trick-or-treat in style! $5 includes 6 tasters and one FREE pint!

C.B. & Potts (all locations) is celebrating American Beer Day and National Potato Day today October 27th with $2.99 Blonde pints and $3.00 Fry Combos. Head to Facebook for a coupon to present when ordering.

Beer with mint - Two Fort Collins breweries are offering up firkins with mint as an ingredient this week. Pateros Creek brewed up a Peppermint Porter in their Outlaw tap this week. And Equinox Brewing has a firkin tapping today called Mint Chocolate Chip Sunset Stout. Both brews are in limited quantities so act fast.

The Library Sports Grille & Brewery (Winter Park) - Warm up with one of their beers and some chicken wings. Today all day long - $8 for a Pint and a Pound of Wings.

Copper Kettle Brewing (Denver) - Don't forget about their Halloween party and new tap release on Monday, October 31st! Don't let your costumes go to waste only using them once. Come show CKBC your most creative, funniest costume and win a free growler! Belgian Dubbel release this Monday! Party runs from 6pm to 8pm Monday.

New Belgium (Fort Collins) - Tis the season to help others. Support New Belgium's "The Glass That Gives" drive. Buy a NBB glass and some of the proceeds can be given to one of several different charities. Details here.

Great Divide Brewing (Denver) - Westword broke the news that Great Divide will be replacing Belgica with another beer this winter. Nomad, a Bohemian Pilsner will debut in January in 6-packs. This brew won't be ordinary by any means, Great Divide plans on making this a big full-flavored brew. Read the full article on Westword about this upcoming addition.

Mountain Sun (Boulder) - Stout month may be coming up in February, but the folks at Mountain Sun are already busy brewing dark beers. They've got a Walkabout Stout and Addiction Coffee Imperial Stout already brewing in their tanks. If you can't wait til then, don't worry, #StoutDay is coming November 3rd.

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