Cellar West Artisan Ales

To be honest, this stop wasn’t a high priority for me when I initially scanned the passport. I hadn’t heard much about them and when I checked out the website, farmhouse ales in bottles seemed to be the theme. Then on Saturday, we let someone else pick the stop and we landed here!  The Passport…

A historic event returns to the town of Berthoud

The flight for the 2015 Flap Jack Day included: Up All Night Watchman Coffee Stout Peach Belgian Pale Ale Vanilla Bandit Vanilla Brown Ale Cask Conditioned Maple Brown Ale Strawberry Golden Ale We are spoiled for Palisade Peaches this time of year so I will take Peach anything all day!  My favorite brew of the…

A quick stop at Cannonball Creek

Every time I drive through Golden, I tell myself we are going to stop at one of the new breweries that has opened in the last 18 months…  and then we drive through at 9:30 in the morning and I curse my poor scheduling. A couple weeks back we found ourselves at the right place…

A weird history of beer: Ales4Females (Left Hand Brewing Company)

    This week my mother in law and I were able to attend a quick lesson in the history of beer presented by Left Hand’s Ty Busey! Every month, the Ales4Females group at Left Hand gives women in the community the opportunity to learn about beer, the making of beer, and the craft beer industry….