A flood of craft-beer businesses came into Colorado last year, and they'll keep coming in 2015. At least ten new breweries plan to open within Denver city limits this year alone, as Jonathan Shikes reported on Friday. But is that too much of a good thing?
Just what Denver needs. More friggin breweries. I'd say the 15 minutes are over.
Yup. People are just going to stop drinking beer. Totally.
What do you think of Denver's craft-beer scene? Can there ever bee too much of a good thing? And where will you be drinking in 2015?
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