Denver lesser known but good breweries

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gnoff
beers 11278 º places 835 º 03:34 Tue 9/19/2017

Not been for a while, but Hogshead, Trve and Black Sky I enjoyed of the somewhat lesser known.

 
BeerViking
beers 6528 º places 130 º 06:56 Tue 9/19/2017

I spent a couple of days in RiNo earlier in the year. I'm still writing my notes up but I remember enjoying Epic, Our Mutual Friend and Black Shirt. The beers were a little more variable at the latter two, but mainly pretty good.

 
wchesser
beers 2396 º places 43 º 08:04 Tue 9/19/2017

As a local these would be my recs to keep you from wasting time on mediocre suds, of which there is a lot:
-Hogshead as previously noted...this is basically my 'local'
-Call to Arms (solid line up across the board and on the same side of town as Hogshead and Hops and Pie)
-Ratio in RiNo
-Bierstadt Lagerhouse in RiNo just for a Slow Pour Pils if nothing else
-Black Project for sours/wilds
-Comrade
-Baere

Hit me up if you or Leighton are out..especially in NW Denver. I will likely be at Ratman's Strange release but not sure when.

 
slowrunner77
beers 17355 º places 500 º 17:47 Tue 9/19/2017

Bierstadt had awesome traditional lagers. Pleasant surprise and a cool place.
Black Project is pretty new I think - only a few beers, but all good sours.

Originally posted by NobleSquirrel
I'd highly recommend Bierstadt and Hogshead. Hogshead is traditional English style beer, mostly on proper cask conditioning. Bierstadt is almost all lagers done very very well.

 
solidfunk
beers 12759 º places 621 º 20:09 Tue 9/19/2017

You guys still there?

 
jtclockwork
beers 19999 º places 551 º 20:38 Tue 9/19/2017

I was there several years ago before Trve and Black Project. For brewpubs, I really liked Yak and Yeti. It's an Indian/Tibetan/Nepalese brewpub. Food was fantastic and when I went they had it buffet style. Beers were solid back then too. Not sure about now.

 
JK
beers 6979 º places 439 º 20:43 Tue 9/19/2017

I didn't like TRVE at all. I don't know if it is the stvpid way they spell their name, or the death metal, but their beers were not good.

 
fletchfighters
beers 1833 º places 184 º 05:53 Wed 9/20/2017

Comrade. I always hit Comrade when back home.
Also like Urusla as close to family and they seem to have an interesting barrel program. Bierstadt is awesome

 
Ratman197
beers 18802 º places 198 º 07:22 Wed 9/20/2017

Check out De Steeg. Strange Craft is great too!