Brews and Booze

MSU taps into $3M brew lab expansion

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The money would go into turning part of the Tivoli Student Union into what the school hopes will be the MIT of beer-making: five laboratories, 30 fermentation tanks and enough testing equipment to make a craft brewer thirsty.

Whiskey maker uncorks warehouse upgrade

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Alan Laws still has the first barrel he aged whiskey in five years ago. He’ll be careful not to lose track of it amidst the 10,000 others he hopes to scale up to.

New coffee shop soon to roast in RiNo

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The man behind a handful of local coffee shops is testing the waters in RiNo, designing a soon-to-open spot at Backyard on Blake.

Brighton temple reborn as brewery

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A Broomfield beer maker will build a new brewery into a 70-year-old building that opened as a Buddhist temple in 1940.

S. Broadway hooks indoor golf center

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A new-to-Denver entrepreneur is starting his own country club, t0 be outfitted with golf simulators, instructors, and a full bar.