February 10, 2015 Leave a comment
Metro Boulder has at least
38 41 breweries. That number will go up by the end of the week, regardless of what week it is. If you’re looking for a complete list of breweries in the state of Colorado, check out the Fermentedly Challenged beer blog.
Here’s a list of where to go and a brew or two to try while you’re in Boulder.
BRU Handbuilt Ales & Eats, Boulder
Upslope Brewing Company (two locations), Boulder
Citra pale is fantastic, as is the pumpkin ale.
FATE Brewing Company, Boulder
Shine Brewing Company, Boulder
Double Red IPA (Down Dog Red)
Avery Brewing Company, Boulder (now in Gunbarrel)
J Wells Brewery, Boulder
English bitter (Defiance)
Southern Sun Pub & Brewery, Boulder
Boulder Beer Company, Boulder
Grab the sampler (bring a friend) or order whatever’s on nitro.
Sanitas Brewing, Boulder
Mountain Sun Pub & Brewery, Boulder
Rotating taps are always a good bet
Twisted Pine Brewing Company, Boulder
BJ’s Restaurant & Brewery, Boulder
Redstone Meadery, Boulder
Try the Mountain Honey Wine.
Walnut Brewery, Boulder
West Flanders Brewing Company, Boulder
Try a Belgian flight!
Wild Woods Brewery, Boulder
Grab a pint of the Ponderosa Porter – aged with whole vanilla beans.
Echo Brewing Company, Erie
Order an English Pint of the Powder Run Pale Ale.
Industrial Revolution Brewing Company, Erie
Go get yourself shnockered on the Twin Gear Double IPA.
Old Mine Cidery & Brewpub, Erie
Gluten-free Handlebar Hard Cider
Asher Brewing Company, Gunbarrel
Try a Green Monstah strong ale.
New Planet Beer Company, Gunbarrel
Try something gluten-free, because it’s all they serve.
Finkel & Garf Brewing Company, Gunbarrel
Reach for the Pale Ale
Vindication Brewing Company, Gunbarrel
The Post Brewing Company, Lafayette
Odd13 Brewing, Lafayette
Front Range Brewing Company, Lafayette
Liquid Mechanics Brewing Company, Lafayette
Definitely try a seasonal flight
Left Hand Brewing Company, Longmont
Oskar Blues Brewery, Longmont
300 Suns Brewing, Longmont
Try something new from the “Collabeerations” menu in the tasting room.
Großen Bart Brewery, Longmont
Order the Chin Curtain IPA, just for the name.
Pumphouse Brewery, Longmont
Check the seasonal menu for creative twists on traditional ales.
Gravity Brewing, Louisville
Treat yourself to the whiskey barrel-aged DIPA because it’s freakin’ excellent, and so are you.
Crystal Springs Brewing Company, Louisville
Twelve Degree Brewing, Louisville
The Pink Panther Saison is fantastic.
Oskar Blues Grill & Brew, Lyons
Ten Fidy is the best Russian Imperial Stout in the state.
Bootstrap Brewing Company, Niwot
Powder Keg Brewing Company, Niwot
Tilt back a Baltic porter and sip away any lingering sorrows.