Beer Man

A six-pack of new Colorado canned beers you should try this summer

There's something about the crack of a can of beer being opened that says summer: The sound is loud, proud and promises refreshment. In the past, that crack was reserved for cans of mass-market beers, but now there are dozens of choices available from Colorado's favorite craft breweries.

Here are some new ones -- all released within the past six months -- that will make summer last longer.

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Jonathan Shikes is a Denver native who writes about business and beer for Westword.
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