From the 1970s when Boulderite Charlie Papazian pioneered the concept of microbrewing by putting home-brewed beer on the map, to the 1990s when microbrews began popping up as quickly as hip coffeeshops, to change the way America drank beer, Boulder has been on the front lines of the craft brewery scene. It’s an old joke about Boulder: there’s a microbrewery on every corner. … [Read more...] about The 6 Best Breweries in Boulder
West Flanders Brewing Co. is a brewery and restaurant nestled in the heart of Boulder’s walking mall at 1125 Pearl St. The brewpub includes two floors to seat its customers and has an outside patio to sit directly on the mall itself, which is one “hot” property, any time of day, at this bustling watering hole and eating house. If you like hamburgers you’ve definitely come … [Read more...] about Amazing Food and Drink to Try Right Now at West Flanders Brewing Co.
Boulder is mainly known for its wide range of craft beer, if we’re talking boozy beverages. Since back in the 1990s, Boulder has been a hub for the art and science of beverages, but one big boom that’s happening in Boulder today (that you may not have heard as much about) is the brilliant array of distilleries. Distilling of craft spirits is a different monster than … [Read more...] about Best Distilleries in Boulder: Where to go for the Best Craft Beer
There’s no doubt about it that Boulder dwellers love their beer. But we also love a well-made cup of coffee, too. No surprise here that Boulder County brewers took note and are combining the two for one delicious brew. The result is often a bold, flavorful beer that has an intense and satisfying coffee flavor for coffee lovers. Check out some of the best coffee beers in … [Read more...] about Coffee with a Kick: Coffee Beers in Boulder
It’s no secret that, in the past, beer brewing has been a bit of a boy’s club. One only needs to look at the list of breweries in Boulder to see a fairly male-dominated industry. Now, whether that was purposeful of not, I can’t say (I’m not here to write a dissertation, just a blog post, honey), but the good news is that things are changing and women are getting into all … [Read more...] about Lady Brewers in Boulder County