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AUTUMN ALES: 1933 BREWING SPICES UP THE SEASON

By: Ali Owens I’ll admit it: it took me a long time to head over to 1933 Brewing.  With so many fantastic microbrew options downtown, I’m not often inclined to head south to get my beer jollies.  So when I broke out of my comfort zone, I was pleasantly surprised!  Read on for tasting notes from their wide variety of unique brews.   Scarecrow Courage  //  Oatmeal Raisin Amber Ale […]

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FALL BEERS

By: Ali Owens Behind every good beer, there’s a story – and as the days get shorter and the nights grow colder, there are a lot of good beers to choose from.  Below are the unnerving, spooky and completely true* legends that inspired some of Northern Colorado’s most delightfully indulgent dark beers. COOPERSMITHS Welcome To The Dark Side Chocolate Malt Stout In 17th-century England, there lived a brewer named Dudley […]

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DOWN THE HATCH: SNOWBANK BREWERY BEERS—A TASTY MOVE INTO FALL

BY: ALI OWENS Colorado is a confusing place to live, climate-wise.  We all know this, which is why we wear layers – but as summer nears its end and we start preparing for fall, the unpredictable weather patterns can have serious implications for our beverage choices.  Do we reach for something to cool us down?  Something to warm us up?  What does it all mean??  Seeking answers to these pressing questions, I visited […]