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Event Recap | Uppers and Downers 2019

April 2, 2019 | Avg. Reading Time: 4 min

To call Uppers and Downers “just” a coffee beer fest would be a disservice to how the event highlights both the coffee and the beer industry.

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Event Preview | Cocktails: A Competition

August 10, 2018 | Avg. Reading Time: 2 min

Denver’s Avanti F&B (Food & Beverage), presented by Shinola, is throwing a New Belgium Brewing Beer Cocktail Party on Monday, August 13, from 6 pm to 9 pm, and you are invited. Guests receive a complimentary New Belgium Beer upon arrival, taste the 10 competitors cocktails and help select a winner.

The grand prize winning bartender receives a spectacular Shinola watch. But the night is more than about winning and losing: “This contest was designed to be low impact for contestants, and a fun celebration of our community,” notes Avanti.

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2017 Cochon 555 Returns to Denver with Ultimate BBQ Pork Experience

March 16, 2017 |

Date: Sunday, March 19, 2017

Time: VIP at 4pm, General Admission at 5pm

Location: The Curtis Hotel, 1405 Curtis Street, Denver, Colorado 80202

 

When you look up the phrase Treat Yo Self in the dictionary, Cochon 555 is exactly … Read More

Event Preview | Cochon 555 Denver

March 6, 2016 |

Date: Sunday, March 6, 2016

Time: VIP at 4pm, General Admission at 5pm

Location: The Ritz-Carlton – 1881 Curtis Street, Denver, CO 80802

Sunday’s Cochon 555, is the ultimate exhibition of opulence, combining unlimited tastings of wine, beer, cocktails, and all … Read More

Event Preview | DSTILL: The Showcase

April 14, 2015 |

Photo courtesy of DSTILL.

 

As part of their celebration of American craft spirits, DSTILL will host The Showcase this Thursday, April 16th, from 7PM – 10PM in the McNichols Civic Center Building. The Showcase brings craft spirit producers nationwide … Read More

Fullsteam Brewery – Summer Basil Farmhouse Ale

September 17, 2013 | Avg. Reading Time: 2 min

ABV: 5.4%

IBU: Unavailable but Minimal

The advent of football season and the slowly dropping mercury signals to us all that the days of summer are sadly over. Though I welcome fall, my favorite season, chock full of sweaters, pumpkin-flavored everything, and the holiest of all horse racing meets – Keeneland – I still find myself grasping onto the final remnants of all that is summery. Read More

Faking Adulthood | Cocktail Recipes

June 10, 2013 | 3 Avg. Reading Time: 2 min

I don’t know what’s so impressive about being able to mix up anything more than a Cape Codder (cranberry juice + vodka), but there’s something about it that says — in a very cool, collected and understated way — that you’ve got it together. For non-beer drinkers, being able to mix up a legitimate cocktail, is akin to bringing the perfect six pack. Here are a few simple cocktail recipes to get you started.

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Drinking in Style: How to Make the Perfect Mint Julep

May 3, 2013 | Avg. Reading Time: 2 min

The Kentucky Derby is the king of all genteel parties (and ranks fairly high on the not-so-proper list, as well – just ask anyone spending the first Saturday in May in the infamous infield). And as all PorchDrinkers well know, no party is complete without libations. The Kentucky Derby is evocative of many iconic institutions: lavish hats, faster-than-light Thoroughbreds and, of course, the Mint Julep. After all, no Kentucky party is complete without a bit of Bourbon.

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