Beer Man

Twelve beers to track down in Denver outside the Great American Beer Festival

There will be thousands of beers to sample inside the Colorado Convention Center during the Great American Beer Festival, which starts on October 11, but there will also be some very special beers served at bars, breweries and restaurants during the week before GABF.

Some of these were brewed especially for the festival, while others are only being poured in Denver for a limited time, either because of the GABF or because they've been timed to coincide with the festival. All of them are worth seeking out.

See also - Does the Wynkoop's Rocky Mountain Oyster Stout have enough balls to win at GABF? - The Colorado Brewers Guild is whipping up special beer for #GABF award winners - Oskar Blues and Sun King brew a second collaboration beer for #GABF

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