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Big Beers, Belgians and Barleywines are flowing in Vail this weekend

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The thirteenth annual Big Beers, Belgians and Barleywines Festival got tapped yesterday in Vail, and it runs through Saturday, January 12.

This winter fest -- which takes place at Vail Cascade Resort & Spa -- features some of the most unique and rare (and strongest) craft beers in the country.

See also: -Fifteen new Colorado beer labels you'll be seeing in early 2013 -Crafting a Nation needs money; you need a beer -- all in this week's beer calendar

Although many events are sold out, there's still space available at various tastings and seminars. Visit the website for ticket availability and the full lineup of participating breweries.

For information on dozens of culinary events around town, visit our online Food & Drink listings -- and if you have information for a culinary event you'd like included in our online calendar, send it to cafe@westword.com.


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