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Photos: River North Brewery Wins First Beer Fight Club

Larimer Beer Hall hosted the first Beer Fight Club on Saturday, February 4.
Larimer Beer Hall hosted the first Beer Fight Club on Saturday, February 4. Danielle Lirette
The first rule of Beer Fight Club is "definitely talk about Beer Fight Club" — at least if you want the brewery throwdown to return for another year. Larimer Beer Hall put eight breweries —  Beryl’s Beer Co, Black Shirt Brewing, Mockery Brewing, River North Brewery, Blue Moon, Epic Brewing, Jagged Mountain and Zephyr Brewing — on the fight card on Saturday, February 4, for a no-hops-barred brawl to the last sip. River North came out the champ, with a bold beverage called Hooray for Hops, which will soon hit liquor-store shelves in cans. For more photos, see our complete Beer Fight Club slideshow.
click to enlarge Big flavors came in small sample glasses at Beer Fight Club. - DANIELLE LIRETTE
Big flavors came in small sample glasses at Beer Fight Club.
Danielle Lirette
click to enlarge Was this the winning beer? - DANIELLE LIRETTE
Was this the winning beer?
Danielle Lirette
click to enlarge A good beer fest isn't complete without bar food. - DANIELLE LIRETTE
A good beer fest isn't complete without bar food.
Danielle Lirette
click to enlarge Did you make it to Beer Fight Club? - DANIELLE LIRETTE
Did you make it to Beer Fight Club?
Danielle Lirette
click to enlarge This beer could have been a contender. - DANIELLE LIRETTE
This beer could have been a contender.
Danielle Lirette
click to enlarge They came for a fight and stayed for pints. - DANIELLE LIRETTE
They came for a fight and stayed for pints.
Danielle Lirette

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