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Female beer experts rate 20 most eligible bachelors of craft beer, including several Coloradans

What started as girlish gossip between Ashley Routson, a California-based beer blogger better known as the Beer Wench, and Jess Hunter, a Denver Off the Wagon booze blogger and beer aficionado, quickly became a discussion among female beer geeks nationwide focused on answering this burning question: Who is the most eligible bachelor in all of craft beer?

That discussion, full of such weighty subjects as beard analysis, beer smarts and brettanomyces, gave way to a vote, with a top twenty -- and six Colorado residents made the cut.

To qualify, the men had to work for a craft brewery in some capacity and be devoid of a spouse (though other relationship statuses were accepted). Each dude who made that cut was evaluated for industry talent, personality and appearance, as scored by each participating woman in a democratic, blind vote.

So if you're a single lady in Colorado looking to land a craft-brewing professional as a mate, here's the list (and the Beer Wench's photos) of our homestate heroes:

Female beer experts rate 20 most eligible bachelors of craft beer, including several Coloradans

Chad Melis, the marketing director at Oskar Blues

Female beer experts rate 20 most eligible bachelors of craft beer, including several Coloradans

Eric Salazar, a brewer at New Belgium Brewery

Colin Ferguson, a beer jockey at Great Divide

Female beer experts rate 20 most eligible bachelors of craft beer, including several Coloradans

Jason Yester, president and brewmaster at Trinity Brewing

Female beer experts rate 20 most eligible bachelors of craft beer, including several Coloradans

Adam Avery, founder and brewmaster at Avery Brewing Company

Female beer experts rate 20 most eligible bachelors of craft beer, including several Coloradans

Joe Mohrfeld, a brewer at Odell Brewery

See the rest of the top twenty on Routson's website, Drink With The Wench.

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