Swirling in the Eddyline

“Whether Peaking or Creeking,” Eddyline of Buena Vista is a must-enjoy tap room or brewpub (you have your choice of two locations) on your Arkansas River Headwaters trip.

While yesterday’s post focused on Elevation Beer Company in this same area, the component I purposely saved until today was mentioning how important another brewery of this caliber is to have in the Arkansas River area. In addition to Amicas (delicious pizza and beer in Salida), Eddyline, twenty miles north of Salida and Poncha Springs, (home to Elevation), is cranking out some spectacular beer.

Having so many great breweries in one area, we believe, increases each individual breweries potential for success . . . a concept a friend recently described to me as coopetition, a word that’s absolutely right on, especially when Eddyline and Elevation are approaching beer from two rather different perspectives. Continue reading