Every poet has a secret life: Denver Poet Laureate Chris Ransick's is stored in a keg. Aside from fostering his deep love of verse, Ransick has also nursed a twenty-year obsession for home-brewing that's left him an experienced aficionado with a palate for poetic suds. One of his favorites, a classic English ale called Sneck Lifter (which he encountered in the United Kingdom while tramping in the footsteps of William Wordsworth in the Lake District), is the inspiration for Liquid Poetry, a malty ale created in collaboration with Tom Larsen of the Wynkoop Brewing Company to toast... More >>>