Crooked Stave @ The Source | Denver, Colorado
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Crooked Stave @ The Source
Excellent based on 41 ratings
Type: Brewery (see listing)

3350 Brighton Blvd
Denver, Colorado United States 80216 [ print map ]
720 508 3292 | facebook | twitter

Hours: Tentatively Sun-Mon 12-8PM; Tues-Sat 12-11PM

Mayor: Ratman197 (31) | Taps: 16 | Bottles: Varies

Crooked Stave @ The Source

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Beer Available At Crooked Stave @ The Source (arranged by most recent)
Crooked Stave Vieille Reserva Prunus Armeniaca , Crooked Stave L’Brett d’Cherry 96, Crooked Stave Hop Savant (Falconers Flight) 91, Crooked Stave Hop Savant (NZ Pacifica) 98, Crooked Stave Nightmare on Brett (Cherry) , Crooked Stave Vieille Artisanal 98, Crooked Stave / Comrade Dialectic Materialism 94, Crooked Stave Nightmare On Brett (Red Wine) 96, Crooked Stave \Jester King\Trois Dames Sin Frontera (Bourbon Barrel) , Jester King / Crooked Stave / Trois Dames Cerveza Sin Frontera 94, Trois Dames / Jester King / Crooked Stave Cerveza Sin Frontera 38, Crooked Stave St. Bretta (Pomelo) 97, Crooked Stave Hop Savant (Centennial) , Crooked Stave / Hawkshead Key Lime Tau (2π) 97, Crooked Stave St. Bretta (Meyer Lemon) 94, Crooked Stave / Trois Dames Original Sin 97, Crooked Stave / Jester King / Trois Dames Cerveza Sin Frontera 93, Crooked Stave Nightmare on Brett 99, Crooked Stave Flor d’Lees 98, Crooked Stave Mama Bears Cherry Pie 97
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41 reviews for Crooked Stave @ The Source
 Ambiance  83%
 Service  80%
 Selection  79%
 Food  100%
 Value  70%
 Overall  82%
 Rating  93%
Rating Distribution

  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 9/10   SELECTION 13/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 9/10   OVERALL 18/20
handsomejn  (52) Arkansas | September 22, 2015
Very artistic brews. State of the art tap system. Very friendly servers. Fun times
  AMBIANCE 5/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 12/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 6/10   OVERALL 15/20
andrewje41  (31) Kenmore, Washington | September 19, 2015
Located in the very back of a mini shopping mall looking place, I was impressed with my visit here. 22 taps, a lot of bottles on site, knowledgeable staff, offers tasters and full pours of everything. A little pricey but you get what you pay for I suppose. Food is available in the other areas of The Source and can be brought in to the bar area. Overall great beer, and a great experience.
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 6/10   SELECTION 13/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 17/20
Frank  (73) Chicago, Illinois | August 24, 2015
This is located in one of those warehouses converted to artisinal food court kind of places that are growing more popular everywhere. It seemed like a pretty good place to go for some food and a beer. The coolest thing about this place is they have a giant steam punk looking regulator on display that allows them to serve every beer w/’ the exact correct pressure. This is important because how would you ever know the beer is perfectly carbonated if they didn’t have some enormous and obvious contraption sitting on the corner of the bar exuding love and passion for beer? I appreciate the ease w/ which this allowed me to determine that there beer was pertly carbonated. In any case, the beer here is good and prices are reasonable for drafts, esp. considering what they cost in bottles. There’s over a dozen beers on tap, a feat they achieve by making half the beers just the same thing mixed w/ some other kind of fruit juice or sambucha. If you are going in for ticks, be prepared to do a whole bunch of copy and pasting because there is a lot the differences between these beers can be subtle to say the least. I thought these guys brewed a couple duds for sure but they had a couple single hop IPAs that were good enough to make this a must visit for anyone into beer on their own--and there were other really good beers as well. The service was pretty good though our bartender did get confused as far as what was what on our tasting trays. Overall, this place was a good experience and I think that I would most definitely come back if I was in the area again.
jredmond  (268) New York, New York | August 19, 2015
Stopped by here with Andrew after GABF 2014. The source is a renovated warehouse with a few trendy restaurants and Crooked Stave’s tasting room. They had a ton of taps of really cool offerings as well as a decent bottle selection. You can get tasters as well.
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 2/10   SELECTION 4/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 5/10   OVERALL 5/20
coachd  (44) Missouri | August 2, 2015
The Source is a very cool space. Sort of like an indoor farmer’s market with a butcher, spice shop, bar and brewery, among other things. I wish I liked Crooked Stave as much as the place where it is located. You have to go up to the bar to order everything; no server will come to you table even though the place is tiny. The servers were too cool for school, they see that you want to order a beer but still finish their conversations before taking your order. This is from memory, but I’m remembering they had about 10 taps of beer that was very similar in style. The beer I had was not very good. They specialize in Brett/funk/sour type of ales and that is admittedly not my thing, but I thought maybe they could change my mind. After all, there was a time when I didn’t like hoppy beers all that much. Not that any servers could be bothered to tell me anything about their beers. I was very disappointed in Crooked Stave.
  AMBIANCE 3/5   SERVICE 9/10   SELECTION 13/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 17/20
Travlr  (2057) Washington, Washington DC | June 18, 2015
The source is a large re-used warehouse or industrial space with several restaurants, a liquor store, a hipster market and a bunch of bars scattered about. A small crowded parking lot our front, and a larger less crowded one to your right as you pull in. Crooked Stave is in the back left hand corner of The Source. And it really is just a corner - corner bar and some bar tables, nothing fancy. But the beer and the choices are amazing. Over a dozen taps plus bottles, including a small but very well chosen selection of Other People’s Beers. They’ll do flights in any number or combo, and they also have some recommended flight combos. Service was friendly and they knew their stuff. No food at Crooked Stave, but you can bring stuff in from the hipster market or elsewhere.
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 12/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 6/10   OVERALL 18/20
craftbeerdesign  (120) Fort Collins, Colorado | March 5, 2015
Brewhouse / Tasting room in The Source - a market with restaurants, coffee shop, etc. Very industrial feel. Lots of CS offerings on tap, a bit pricey, bottles for sale, can get crowded. I liked their old location better.
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 9/10   SELECTION 8/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 5/10   OVERALL 15/20
DrunkSanta410  (61) Houston, Texas | February 23, 2015
Located in a neat building in the river north district of Denver. Great coffee shop in here, and a good bottle shop right next to the tasting room. The setting is very industrial, a bit too "sanitary" feeling for me. Character, but not warm. Beers are all great, and there are lots on tap. Prices are expensive, even for tasters. Great to do once in a while, not an everyday hangout.
  AMBIANCE 5/5   SERVICE 9/10   SELECTION 14/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 18/20
Marheb  (304) San Diego, California | February 11, 2015
L’apothéose de la rusticité et de la fermentation sauvage réuni dans la même salle. The Source est un complexe pour jeune faune urbaine réunissant resto, commerces et bureaux. Juste à côté se trouve le Proper Pour, toute une valeur ajoutée.
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 9/10   SELECTION 15/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 18/20
Doofgoblin  (30) Chevy Chase, Washington DC | December 20, 2014
Awesome beer!

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