View from the rooftop at Ouray Brewing
A Sunday Bonus Beer ~ Beautiful Breweries: Part 1
When traveling to visit breweries, it’s not always just about the beer. In fact, the most positive tasting experience includes delicious brews, a high standard of customer service, and aesthetics to make any Native Coloradan proud. We’ve been wandering the state to find the best spots for beers and views, the loveliest beer gardens, and the finest beverages that fit their surroundings perfectly.
There’s nothing better than admiring a Rocky Mountain vista while drinking a pint of your favorite draft. And while there are several great locations to choose from, we thought we would pick three of our favorites, hopefully inspiring you to take a little road trip this summer for an inspirational drink with a bit of scenery. Continue reading
Blue skies beam down, the sun shines, the snow melts . . . it’s been spring in Colorado for some time now, and there’s nothing like unseasonably warm weather to inspire inhabitants of the Rocky Mountain state to get outside. We’ve done just that, hiking, camping, gardening, and celebrating the glory that is the Colorado beer scene.
Now I know there are still critics of canned beer. But I say, let them be. It’s they’re loss to miss out on the enjoyment of Colorado craft in its most portable fashion. As I look back on the 2012 spring season, some of the finest outdoor moments found me with a can-in-hand. Continue reading
Obviously, there’s a lot of content that the craft beer scene deserves to have filled across the pages of websites and blogs. Though our focus is to provide resources for visiting more than one brewery in a day, we’re also involved in several other craft beer-related endeavors. Like tasting beer for instance.
Our Tasting Highlights posts for Breweries, Beer Bars, and Bottles offer more intimate looks at specific brewery events, recommendations on beer, beers you can find in bottles to bring home, and moments in beer that simply stand out to us. Consider this as tasty bonus content for your own pursuit of great beer.