Brews and Booze

Brewery’s big plan to double its beer flow

A $2.6 million real estate purchase, major investments in new equipment, and a deal with a large distributor — that’s the route Denver Beer Co. is taking to spread its suds across the state and pump out twice as much beer.

Distillery kicks off $2M capital raise

Hoping to expand the reach of its new canned cocktail, a Ballpark distillery has launched a capital raise and is already nearly halfway to its goal.

Beer startup concocting custom brews

Two home brewers have built a business for themselves churning out tailor-made batches of beer for weddings, parties and other events.

Brewery getting into distribution game

A South Cherokee brewery is hoping to help other startup microbrew operations boost their reach with a quality testing lab and distribution business.

Boulder brewery sues Ariz. beer brand

Two Boulder and Arizona breweries with the same name are leaving their fate up to the courts after the two clashed over branding at events like the Great American Beer Festival.

New brewery bets on gluten-free beer

A brewery sensitive to the dietary demands of gluten-free drinkers will launch next week in Lakewood, hoping to capitalize on the growing gluten-free industry.

Brewery unveils new RiNo facility

The first half of a major expansion has wrapped up at a Denver brewery, which is launching its new RiNo location Friday.

RiNo bar puts taps in customers’ hands

A new bar has 40 bars on tap, but no bartenders. Instead, customers pick and pour their drink themselves using touch-screen tablets, and electronic wristbands track their tab.