Local Beer Info

Local Beer InfoHere are resources to help you find out more about Colorado craft beer. We support local breweries, and hope the information below will help you find the local beer information your looking for.

American Homebrewers Association – Over 1.2 million people brew their own beer at home in the United States. The American Homebrewers Association® (AHA) is a not-for-profit organization based in Boulder, Colo., dedicated to promoting the community of homebrewers and empowering homebrewers to make the best beer in the world. Since 1978, the AHA has worked to educate people worldwide about the coolest hobby there is—homebrewing.

Beer Drinkers Guide to Colorado – The Beer Drinker’s Guide to Colorado is passionate about producing engaging, informative, and entertaining stories, creating vivid and memorable imagery, and finding, discussing, filming and promoting the great beers, breweries, and travel destinations of Colorado.

Brewers Association – To promote and protect small and independent American brewers, their craft beers and the community of brewing enthusiasts. The Brewers Association is an organization of brewers, for brewers and by brewers.

Colorado Brewers Guild – The Colorado Brewers Guild (CBG) was founded in 1995 by Colorado craft brewers in an effort to promote the quality and diversity of the growing Colorado craft brewing industry. The CBG provides valuable information to the beer-drinking public and the media while also serving to protect the industry and promote positive legislation for Colorado craft brewers.

Colorado Canned Beer Database (CraftCans.com): A very cool searchable database of Colorado Breweries that use craft cans. Users have the ability to search by brewery, beer type, or name of beer.

Denver Westword Beer Man – An outstanding beer blog written by Jonathon Shikes, Managing Editor of Westword. Find out about the latest brewery openings, events, etc.

Fermentedly Challenged – An outstanding beer blog written by Dave Butler. Fermentedly Challenged is all about expanding your tastes in craft beer by providing reviews of hundreds of craft beers, tips on homebrewing beer and reporting the beer news around Northern Colorado. This site is intended for audiences of legal drinking age (21+ in the USA).

First Drafts Blog (Denver Post) – In Colorado, our pint glasses overflow with excellent beer. New breweries, new batches, festivals every other week. How lucky are we? First Drafts is The Denver Post’s beer blog aimed at helping you keep tabs on the state’s ever-expanding craft beer culture. We offer a mash of news, event coverage, homegrown stories, tasting notes and tips to help you imbibe.

Colorado Homebrew Suppliers and Resources To Get Started

HopsAre you interested in brewing your own beer? Many people think brewing is too difficult to try, and leave it to the professionals. Don’t get caught up in thinking brewing is too difficult for you. There are certainly steps to learn, and there is a fair amount of science involved. At the same time, there are many great resources available to help those that are interested in homebrewing. Colorado is home to a great deal of craft breweries, mostly due to the many beer lovers that enjoy freshly brewed craft beer. Join the thousands of Colorado beer lovers that are brewing their own beer! Check out our list of Colorado Homebrew Suppliers to get started.

Here are some more resources that may come in handy in as you get started in homebrewing. You will find there are many places to find information on homebrewing. These are just a few to get you started. Happy brewing!