AboutHolly Gerard, Author at PorchDrinking.com
Event Preview | Wynkoop’s Beer Drinker of the Year 2019December 14, 2018 | Holly Gerard
Do you think you could be crowned Wynkoop’s Beer Drinker of the Year for 2019? Prove it! The Beer Drinker of the Year is not only crowned to someone who really enjoys, appreciates and drinks beer, but who also knows a quite a bit about how beer is made, it’s history and can demonstrate this range and depth. Wynkoop is looking for passionate home brewers, local brewers, or even someone who just really loves a good stout. They are looking for contestants both local and national. The submission deadline is January 13, 2019, so get ready!
Event Preview | Wynkoop Brewing’s Day of Darks FestivalNovember 9, 2018 | Holly Gerard
As we transition into November it’s natural to begin shifting from bright berliners and pilsners to their more roasty, boozier brethren. No better event helps to kick off that changing of the guard, than Wynkoop Brewing’s Annual Day of Darks Festival.
A Look Into the Judging of GABF BeersSeptember 13, 2018 | Holly Gerard
Have you ever wondered what it takes for breweries to win medals at Great American Beer Festival? You might say “Easy, make great beer.” That is technically correct, but as it turns out, it takes a ton of behind the scenes organization, planning and coordination to judge all of those great beers that get entered.
Yoga On The Ale House Denver Rooftop SeriesJune 8, 2018 | Holly Gerard
This is a sponsored post from our friends at Breckenridge Wynkoop
Do you love yoga? Do you love beer? Do you love combining the two into one event? This Saturday, June 9 the Ale House Denver is launching “Yoga on the Ale House Rooftop” that will happen every second Saturday of each month through September.
Wynkoop Brewing Company Now Offering 32 Ounce Crowler CansMay 30, 2018 | Holly Gerard
This is a sponsored post on behalf of Wynkoop Brewing
With the popularity of crowlers on the rise it only makes sense for Colorado’s first brewpub, Wynkoop Brewing Company has to start offering 32oz cans to go as well. We all know how perfect they are for a camping trip!
Best Craft Beer Options Near Coors Field for Opening DayApril 2, 2018 | Holly Gerard
After a very exciting World Series wrapped up in November we couldn’t help but wonder what the spring would bring for baseball! After many interesting trades during the off-season, Home Opening Day 2018 is finally upon us and we can’t wait to cheer on the Rockies! To start your celebrations off right, we’ve rounded up some great craft options in Denver for the Colorado Rockies home opener on Friday, April 6. Whether you’re want to pregame or are looking for a nice spot to settle in with a beverage and watch it on TV, we’ve got some great options for you!
2018 Collaboration Fest Ticket Giveaway & Brew Days PhotoblogMarch 28, 2018 | Holly Gerard
The 5th Annual Collaboration Beer Festival returns this Saturday, March 31st to be exact! With over 200 breweries from 42 states and six countries descending upon the Hyatt Recency, we … Read More
Beerstagram | December 21 – December 28December 29, 2017 | Holly Gerard
Hello Beerstagram fans, welcome to the last Beerstagram round up of 2017! Hard to believe the year is already drawing to a close, huh? Well, I hope you all enjoyed your Christmas holiday, from the looks of these photos and beer selections it looks like you might have. Cheers to the New Year!
Beerstagram | December 14 – December 21December 22, 2017 | Holly Gerard
Happy winter, Beerstagram fans! It looks like you’re celebrating with some malty options. We are upon the last few days before Christmas and these beers are sure looking festive. We hope you enjoy the holiday and share some bottles with those you love. See you back here next week for the last Beerstagram of the year. Merry Christmas!
Beerstagram | December 7 – December 14December 15, 2017 | Holly Gerard
Ho Ho Ho Beerstagram friends! Hanukkah kicked off earlier this week, we hope you are enjoying your holiday week of the festival of lights and, for those that are getting ready for Christmas, we hope you are enjoying the season as well. From the looks of this week’s round up it looks like you are cracking open some festive brews. Cheers to that! See you back here again next week.
Beerstagram | November 30 – December 7December 8, 2017 | Holly Gerard
Happy Friday, Beerstagram fans! How has your first week of December been? We are desperately wishing it would snow here in Denver so that it actually felt a little bit more like December and so that we could crack into those malty winter warmers! We have kicked off the season with plenty of twinkle lights making their fabulous appearance in a lot of your Beerstagrams and this week certainly had their fair share. They are all so pretty! Enjoy the weekend and we will see you back here again next week. Cheers!
Beerstagram | November 23 – November 30December 1, 2017 | Holly Gerard
Hello Beerstagram friends! Welcome to the first day of December! We are now in the full swing of things with the Holidays and get ready for the plethora of seasonal beer photos that are going to be hand selected for Beerstagram each week, we just can’t help ourselves over here! This week’s roundup had some nice shots to share, great work to all of you #beertographers! Be sure to keep tagging us @porchdrinkingCO for your chance to be featured and we will see you back here again next week, cheers!
Brewery Showcase | Outer Range Brewing Co. (Frisco, CO)November 29, 2017 | Holly Gerard
Colorado mountain towns are always something unique and special. Tucked away in the Summit County town of Frisco, just minutes away from several very popular ski resorts and some of the best hiking in Colorado, yet conveniently located off one of the busiest roads in Colorado, you will find Outer Range Brewing Company. Outer Range has only been open since December of 2016 but they’ve already been making waves in the Colorado (and even national) beer scene. Read More
Beerstagram | November 16 – November 23November 24, 2017 | Holly Gerard
Hey there Beerstagram friends! Did you all have a Happy Thanksgiving? We sure hope so! It looks like you enjoyed some tasty beers over the past few days with the looks of this week’s roundup! Are you now planning to go out and find some of those extra special Black Friday beer releases? Whatever you do, we hope you have a nice weekend! See you back here again next week!
PorchDrinking Playlist | Dabble in JazzNovember 21, 2017 | Holly Gerard
While I am not an expert on the jazz genre by any means, I like to turn some of it on now and again for a chill atmosphere vibe. Being inspired by the jazz musician friends I have had in my life, I have learned enough here and there to put together a playlist of classics and feel confident enough to dabble in the genre a little bit. It’s quite relaxing for cooking, computing or even beer sipping. Kick back and enjoy. Read More
Beerstagram | November 10 – November 16November 17, 2017 | Holly Gerard
Hey, hey Beerstagram fans! How did your week go? We are drawing more near to Thanksgiving each and every week, do you have a big feast planned? What beers are you planning to serve? We’d love to hear from you. In the meantime enjoy this week’s fancy roundup and we will see you back here again next week. Cheers!
Beerstagram | November 2 – November 10November 10, 2017 | Holly Gerard
Hey Beerstagram fans! How was your week? It seemed exceptionally slow with the time change didn’t it? Anyway, it is Friday now and we can finally celebrate. Hooray! What do you plan on sipping this weekend? We’d love to hear about it and remember to tag @PorchDrinkingCO for your chance to be featured. Cheers!
Beerstagram | October 26 – November 2November 3, 2017 | Holly Gerard
Hello Beerstagram followers! How was your Halloween? Did you dress up as something or just enjoy some festive brews? We’d love to hear more about it! We have quite a few Halloween-inspired shots from this past week in the roundup for you today. Hard to believe it is now already November. Cheers, folks! See you back here again next week.
Beerstagram | October 19 – October 26October 27, 2017 | Holly Gerard
Hello Beerstagram fans! Wow, this week’s roundup is mighty fall festive. That’s appropriate considering we are now just days away from Halloween. Are you doing anything fun or have a fun costume planned? We’d love to hear about it. Whatever you do, have a fun and safe celebration! We look forward to checking out the Beerstagrams of Halloween beer you’ll be having. Keep tagging @PorchDrinkingCO and we’ll see you back here again next week. Cheers!
Beerstagram | October 12 – October 19October 20, 2017 | Holly Gerard
Hey Beerstagram friends! I hope your week went well. Who’s excited for the weekend? Yay, Friday! So… there was way too many good photos to choose from this week it was hard to narrow it down for you. I did my best, I hope you like the selection for the week. Be sure to keep tagging us @PorchDrinkingCO and we will see you back here again next week. Cheers!