Craft Beer Radio and Oskar Blues 15th Anniversary

As we all know by now, Colorado is the Napa Valley of Beer.  So why wouldn’t we have our own Craft Beer Radio show? In efforts to promote Craft Beer Week (May 12-19) and Crafty Ladies, I jumped on the opportunity to join John Turk, Chris “The Gubna” Katechis, and The Thirsty German on Colorado Craft Beer Radio Saturday, April 28th at Arvada Beer Company.   First off, I had a blast. What’s not to like? Drink beer. . . listen to a radio show about beer. . . drink more of ABC’s great beer while talking about beer on the radio.

After talking with “The Gubna,” an Oskar Blues guru, I decided to head northwest to Lyons for the 15th Anniversary celebration Continue reading


Upslope Beer and Food Pairing Recipes

Food Prepared at the Crafty Ladies’ Upslope Brewing tasting at Highland Tap and Burger

MK’s Sweet Upslope Beer Bread

Makes 1 loaf

Prep: 5 minutes, Bake 55 minutes


3 cups self-rising flour

1/2 cup sugar

1 can Upslope Pale Ale

1/4 cup butter, melted

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Firestone Walker Beer and Food Pairing Recipes

All Lined Up!

Food Prepared at the Crafty Ladies’ Firestone Walker Tasting at the Highland Tap and Burger 

Firestone Walker Reserve Porter Bread


4 cups flour

¼ cup sugar

2 Tablespoons baking powder Continue reading