Colorado Craft Beer & Breweries
Breweries in Colorado produce a wide range of beers from classic styles and flavors to new age ingredients and flavors. Colorado is proud of its heritage as the heartbeat of the craft beer industry that has flourished across our nation in the past 15 years. Many of our craft breweries use locally grown ingredients from the high altitude and clean air of Colorado to enhance the flavor.
Be sure to tour some of Colorado's Craft Breweries, taste our fine beers and find out for yourself what all the buzz is about.
Breckenridge Brewery started in the '80s and has developed into a Regional Brewing powerhouse offering a great variety of beers. They are opening a brand new headquarters in Littleton, Colorado in 2014.
Avery Brewing Company - Boulder
Avery Brewing Company started in 1993 and brews a variety of IPA's, Brown Ales, Amber Ales and Stout's. Avery has won awards at many regional and national beer tasting events.
Started in 1979 by two University of Colorado professors, Boulder Beer was the very first microbrewery started in Colorado. Today Boulder Beer has a number of popular IPA's, Ales, Porters and Seasonal beers.
In 1994 Bristol Brewing was started in the shadow of Pike's Peak in Colorado Springs. Bristol Brewing is known for their distinctive line of Ales. Bristol has won many regional and national awards and their beer is available on draft and in 6 packs all across Colorado.
This artisan brewery in Greeley, Colorado produces a nice variety of Ales, Wheat and Stout beers. Crabtree boasts using only the finest local ingredients to brew the finest tasting beers. Visit their tasting room and taste for yourself.
Dillon Dam Brews handcrafted Ales and Lagers. This is a large 2-story brewery, bar and one of Summit Counties best restaurants. Dillon Dam Brewery is a brewery, sports bar and family restaurant, great fun for everyone.
Dry Dock was founded in 2005 and brews a terrific line of Ales, Belgian Style Tripel, Hefeweizen and seasonal Ales. Dry Dock was awarded the Small Brewing Company of the Year in 2009.
Elk Mountain is a small scale microbrewery producing truly unique handcrafted microbrews with award winning recipes. Please stop by and enjoy our tasting room or outside patio.
Identical twin brothers Dean and Dale Peterson started the Bull & Bush after a fact finding trip to the English countryside. It was there they developed the concept of a traditional English Pub that has been a mainstay in Glendale since 1971.
Since 1986 Carver Brewing has been pioneering craft brewing in the four corners region. Carver brews some fine Ales and Lagers and has a terrific food menu.
In 1996 C.B. & Potts began brewing their own beer and made a significant contribution to Colorado's craft beer reputation. Headquartered in Fort Collins C.B. & Potts has multiple locations across Colorado.