August is winding down and ingredients are changing with the seasons. Denver bartenders and brewers are gearing up for a seasonal shift in what we crave once the weather turns a tad cooler and days get shorter. It's still Summer so there's plenty of bright citrus and fun flavor combos, but richer, deeper notes hint at Fall. Here are four mixed drinks and one Autumn-leaning beer to get you through the transition from monsoons to turning leaves.
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