Wynkoop Brewing Company

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    January 27, 2014

    Barley's Angels lead off a week of brews, wines and chocolate

    Barley's Angels, a global organization of women sharing craft beer with other women, will be opening a new, roaming chapter in Colorado, which will visit taprooms along the Front Range. Every month, there will be one meeting in Denver and one in Boulder, typically scheduled on the fourth Monday and ... More >>

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    December 9, 2013
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    September 30, 2013

    We flow for CO: Hoppy Yogis flood relief benefit at Wynkoop tonight

    September has been National Yoga Month, and it's not too late to celebrate. Fitness, flood relief and green tea beer -- come support all three with the Hoppy Yogis and Off the Mat Colorado tonight at the Wynkoop Brewing Company. The fitness fun starts at 7 p.m. with an energetic yoga session led by ... More >>

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    July 29, 2013

    Photos: The Wynkoop went international with the United Tastes of Belgium on Saturday

    The Wynkoop Brewing Company rang in its third annual United Tastes of Belgium beer-tasting event last Saturday, showcasing more than sixty Belgian and Belgian-style beers from more than thirty local, national and international breweries. Enjoy the photos below and then click on the link after the la ... More >>

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    July 16, 2013

    Wynkoop Brewing sales increase by 80 percent, thanks in part to new beers

    Wynkoop BrewingThe Wynkoop sales team toasts its growth.The Wynkoop Brewing Company is the oldest dog on the block when its comes to craft brewing in Colorado, since it was founded in 1988. But the brewpub, which is celebrating its 25th anniversary this year, has learned plenty of new tricks. Today ... More >>

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    July 2, 2013

    Ten ways to celebrate the Fourth of July

    Put on your stars and stripes and your red, white and blue: the Fourth of July is just days away. Across the United States, fireworks, parades and barbecues will celebrate Independence Day -- and Denver has no shortage of patriotic pride. Here are ten ways to celebrate this year. See also: - Fiv ... More >>

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    March 28, 2013
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    February 25, 2013

    Photos: Warren Monteiro wins Beerdrinker of the Year honors at the Wynkoop

    Three of the most erudite beer drinkers in the country graced the Wynkoop Brewing Company on Saturday to compete in the seventeenth annual Beerdrinker of the Year competition. Only one, though -- Warren Monteiro, a New York City freelance writer, beer traveler, homebrewer and beer columnist -- came ... More >>

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    February 20, 2013

    Beer calendar: Beerdrinker of the Year, Pliny the Younger and Denver Off the Wagon

    The local booze blog Denver Off the Wagon will celebrate its second birthday this weekend with a three-day extravaganza that celebrates the drinking culture around town. The festivities kick off Thursday with a six-course booze-paring dinner (involving beer, wine and spirts) at Joney's Eatbar (ticke ... More >>

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    January 8, 2013

    Wazee Supper Club taps into vegetarian fare

    Denver has no shortage of places serving up delicious, locally brewed beers with solid food offerings. And now the venerable, revamped Wazee Supper Club is one of them. The beer list is as big as (if not bigger than) the food menu, which features your typical bar offerings -- burgers, wings -- with ... More >>

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    August 22, 2012

    Photos: Twenty best food faces at LoDo Bites

    Denver's culinary enthusiasts have some seriously glorious food faces. As proof, we offer the following photos, taken by Westword photographer Brandon Marshall at last night's LoDo Bites celebration. Hundreds of food fans flocked to a string of lower downtown eateries including 1515 Restaurant, Amb ... More >>

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    April 20, 2012

    Ten things to do for $10 this weekend, April 20-22, 2012

    This weekend is all about the green. Whether you're into partying with the sort-of legal kind at the countless 4/20 events on Friday or celebrating the less controversial plants at Earth Day parties on Sunday, we've got it all in one place for less than $10. And beyond the things that grow in the gr ... More >>

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    April 19, 2012
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    January 5, 2012
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    December 1, 2011
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    April 29, 2011

    This Weekend in Stoke: Mayday! May Day! Top 5 ways to get some action

    ​Get dirty! Head to Fruita for the 16th annual New Belgium Brewing Fruita Fat Tire Festival this weekend, where organizers have dropped most of the pretense in favor of letting people go ride during the day and then party all night. Don't miss the Clunker Crit junker race on Saturday at 2 p.m. ... More >>

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    March 23, 2011

    Beer calendar for the week ahead: Find firkins at Hops&Pie, City, O'City and Cheeky Monk

    Wynkoop BrewingWynkoop brewers know hops.​You won't find many of Colorado's brewers around Colorado this week as most of them have taken off for the annual Craft Brewers Conference, taking place in San Francisco. But that doesn't mean you can't toast them -- and the industry as a whole -- whi ... More >>

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    March 4, 2011

    Top ten places to drink like a pirate in landlocked Denver. Arrrrrgh!

    ​At 11 a.m., the Wynkoop Brewing Company, 1634 18th Street, will release its new beer, Skull & Crossbones Black Ale, inspired by Real Pirates: The Untold Story of the Whydah from Slave Ship to Pirate Ship, the new exhibit that sets sail today at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science. The dark- ... More >>

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    February 24, 2011
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    January 4, 2011

    Drink better beers in 2011; start this week with Odell, Wynkoop and Great Divide

    Make 2011 great!​If you're like me, you make your New Year's resolutions easy. For 2011, I vowed to watch both the new and old versions of True Grit. Done and done, and don't I feel good! But if you want something that takes a little longer, try upgrading your beer-drinking program. Give ten ... More >>

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    November 17, 2010

    CBS Sunday Morning wakes up with the Wynkoop

    ​America will get a beery wake-up call on Sunday morning when CBS Sunday Morning with Charles Osgood highlights the Wynkoop Brewing Company on its annual pre-Thanksgiving show, one that is typically dedicated to food and drinks. The crew from the show was in Denver at the Wynkoop all day Tues ... More >>

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    November 10, 2010

    Mercury Cafe among the winners of the Mayor's Design Awards

    Cassandra KotnickThe Mercury Cafe, still rising.​At 6 p.m. tonight at the Mercury Cafe, still-Mayor John Hickenlooper will hand out Denver's 2010 Mayor's Design Awards, honoring eleven neighborhood projects that combine form and function in remarkable ways. Several of the winners are restauran ... More >>

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    October 28, 2010
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    October 8, 2010

    Invesco Field: The Wynkoop's Rail Yard Ale gets a mile high

    ​Beer holds no grudges, and neither, apparently does Invesco Field. Beginning with the Denver Broncos game on October 17, the stadium will begin serving Rail Yard Ale in cans in its six River's Edge beer stands. It joins just a handful of other Colorado microbrews in the stadium, which is a b ... More >>

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    September 9, 2010

    Beer floats, beer-can history and Beerituality are some of our top picks for Denver Beer Fest and the Great American Beer Festival

    ​You've already heard about beer for breakfast, beer burlesque and beer improv. Here are ten more top options during the second annual Denver Beer Fest, which takes place September 10-19 in conjunction with the Great American Beer Festival. Cheers. 10) Beer Floats Yes, they're insanely deli ... More >>

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    July 16, 2010

    GABF: Boulder County Brews Cruise, Denver Rare Beer Tasting tix selling fast

    ​Tickets for the Great American Beer Festival, at the Colorado Convention Center September 16-18, are selling fast, but so are passes to two of most popular events that take place in conjunction with the fest. Tickets for the Boulder County Brews Cruise -- which is sponsored by Draft magazine ... More >>

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    May 14, 2010

    The Denver Roller Dolls want you to name ... that ... beeeeeeer!

    From denverrollerdolls.orgThe Denver Roller Dolls' travel team, the Mile High Club​ The Denver Roller Dolls, one of Denver's two badass roller derby leagues, will soon have its own beer, courtesy of the Wynkoop Brewing Company. According to the Dolls, the beer will be a "pre-Prohibition-styl ... More >>

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    May 13, 2010

    Video: Watch the Beer Man drink (maybe) the spiciest beer in the world

    ​I've cooked in chili cook-offs, competed in a hot wings eating contest and eaten my fair share -- and then some -- of jalapeno poppers, New Mexico and Colorado green chile. And I've sampled at least four kinds of chili beer. Hell, my boss even has one named for her at the Wynkoop Brewing Com ... More >>

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    March 16, 2010

    The Wynkoop plans to start delivering beer by horse and carriage

    Just add beer.​Beer hasn't always been delivered by truck. In the early 1900s, it took a horse and carriage to get Denver's suds from the brewery to the bar. Although the tradition died after prohibition, the Wynkoop Brewing Company plans to bring it back. "I've got a horseman, two horses and ... More >>

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    February 25, 2010
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    February 12, 2010

    Hop to the Wynkoop tonight for some Auld Rabbit

    ​At 5 p.m. today, the Wynkoop Brewing Company will pull the hand pump on the 2010 Beerdrinker of the Year beer, one of the perks of winning this august crown. The beer is Auld Rabbit, a cask-conditioned, molasses-infused brown ale that's 6.4 percent ABV, brewed by Wynkoop head brewer Andy Br ... More >>

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    January 28, 2010
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    December 28, 2009

    Today: Another week of holiday giving at the Wynkoop

    ​The Wynkoop Brewing Company, 1634 18th Street, is gearing up for the second round of the "Will Drink Beer for Food" charity benefit. Today through January 3, for every draft beer, six-beer sampler tray or Railyard Ale to-go six-pack you buy, the Wynkoop will donate $1 to Volunteers of America ... More >>

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    December 14, 2009

    Raise a glass to two charitable efforts this week

    A beery Christmas at the Wynkoop.​ The Wynkoop Brewing Company, 1634 18th Street, kicks off its "Will Drink Beer for Food" drive today. From now through December 20, when you order the Metro Care Ring special, the Wynkoop will donate $1 for each purchased draft beer, sampler tray and Rail Yard ... More >>

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    December 10, 2009

    Tonight: Deck the halls at the Wynkoop

    ​The Wynkoop Brewing Company, 1634 18th Street, will host a holiday beer dinner tonight pairing seasonal brews from Wynkoop, AC Golden, Breckenridge Brewing, Dry Dock, Great Divide and Odell with a special menu by chef Bart Profitt. Brewers from the guest breweries and Wynkoop's own Andy Bro ... More >>

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    December 10, 2009

    Beer and holiday cheer: Shopping at a brewpub!

    Tonight's holiday beer dinner at the Wynkoop Brewing Company is sold out, but you can still enjoy some beer-infused holiday cheer with two special (non-alcoholic!) items that Wynkoop has crafted out of its ever-popular Rail Yard Ale.

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    September 18, 2009

    Denver's Ten Best Brewpubs

    A Flickr photo.​ The Great American Beer Festival begins just six days from now. If you want to be ready (and believe me, we are soooo ready), you'll need to check in here every afternoon for some lowdown, some insight and some tips on how to do it right. In the meantime, here's our list of t ... More >>

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    June 25, 2009

    Twits Unite! Tweetup tonight at Wynkoop Brewery

    I mentioned this last week in my Twitter Tuesday post, but in case you missed it, there's a tweetup tonight from 6:30 to 9 p.m. at Wynkoop Brewing Company. In other words, a bunch of people who kinda-sorta know each other from Twitter will be hanging out, drinking beer and getting to kinda-sorta k ... More >>

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    June 12, 2009

    A full weekend of food fun

    The Denver Botanic Gardens, 1005 York Street, is kicking off its inaugural Garden Grapes & Hops party tonight at 5:30 p.m. with a flower pot auction, live music from Chris Daniels & the Kings and all-you-can-eat food and drink from 15 local restaurants, including Steuben's, Wynkoop Brewing Company ... More >>

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    June 11, 2009

    Room to Grow

    A Garden Grapes & Hops party sprouts at the Botanic Gardens.

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    June 5, 2009

    Check out Basil the robot at First Friday

    Basil the robot, who was unsuccessful in a bid to serve beers at the Wynkoop Brewing Company last year but has since redeemed himself with several triumphant performances, will give the service sector another go tonight from 6 to 9 p.m. as part of an event for the First Friday Santa Fe Artwork, wh ... More >>

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    May 21, 2009

    A spirited Mayoral proclamation

    Before the Nuggets-Lakers series began, Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa put an unusual spin the typical sporting bet between city head honchos over playoff games. If the Lakers lose, he promised to send Denver Mayor John Hickenlooper the Los Angeles Times to replace the Rocky Mountain News ... More >>

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    April 17, 2009

    Wake-Up Call: A wine time at the DAM tonight

    There's an art to drinking wine; discover it from 6-9 p.m. tonight at the Denver Art Museum when the DAM Uncorked Wine Tasting presents over 250 wines from prominent domestic and international vintners. And from 6-10 p.m. on April 18, the DAM follows up with a dinner and auction. Tickets range from ... More >>

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    April 17, 2009

    Today's featured events and more: Get out in the snow and go, tonight and all weekend!

    I'm not gonna mince words, here, people: There's a lot to do here throughout the weekend, if you care to slog out into the slush to do it. Here's a smattering of worthy stuff on our radar. Boulder's Frequent Flyers aerial dance troupe will take to the sky again beginning tonight, with the opening ... More >>

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    February 24, 2009

    AJ's Super Bowl Run Through LoDo

    Things can get downright neighborly in the LoDo neighborhood, but never more so than on Super Bowl Sunday, when restaurant workers at Dixons, Wazee Lounge and Supper Club and McCormick's Fish House made some big bets. The loser? AJ Oscarson, a waiter at Dixons, who had to make good on his bet by ru ... More >>

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    February 10, 2009

    Microbrewing history gets its own photo book

    Way back - way, way back -- before there was a microbrewery in every city, before the terms IPA and ESB entered the common lingo, before big, bold craft beers muscled their way onto liquor store shelves (before color photography, even), the pioneers of the microbrewery industry got their shaggy-look ... More >>

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    April 26, 2007
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    July 12, 2001

    Hold Your Horses

    The Appaloosa Grill is eager to please but slow out of the starting gate.

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    August 10, 2000

    Strange Brew

    Wynkoop makes a heavenly combination: beer and fine art.

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    May 23, 1996
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