On Saturday, December 9, Living the Dream Brewing Co is hosting their first barrel aged beer event. At the 1st Annual Barrel & Brews they will be releasing four barrel-aged beers “In the Backwoods” at Living the Dream. But wait… there’s more! In addition to the great barrel releases from Living the Dream, enjoy special chocolate pairings from the Chocolate Therapist. Each chocolate has been specially designed to complement the four barrel-aged beers.
Synergy (noun): A state in which two or more things work together in a particularly fruitful way that produces an effect greater than the sum of their individual effects. Expressed also as “the whole is greater than the sum of its parts.” It’s no surprise that most beer drinkers enjoy whiskey, and vice versa. A shot of whiskey with a beer chaser is such a common combo, it even has its own name: the Boilermaker. Like […]
Recently the fine folks at Jameson Irish Whiskey announced the newest partners in their Drinking Buddies program. As part of their Drinking Buddies collaboration, five American breweries were invited to tour the Jameson distillery in Ireland, and each were sent home with six empty Jameson Irish Whiskey barrels. The barrels would be used to age a unique, limited edition craft beer. Great Divide Brewing of Denver was one of this year’s Jameson Drinking Buddies participants. Head Brewer Ethan […]
Do you like beer? How about coffee? Bourbon, too? If like us you answered yes, then Avery Brewing Company has the beer for you! This Sunday, November 16th, Avery Brewing is releasing Tweak, the newest member of their annual barrel series. Tweak is a big 17.81% ABV coffee stout that’s spent 4 months aging in Bourbon barrels. This is a big, bold coffee beer with a kick! Bottle sales will take place in Avery’s Boulder tap […]
Holy Frijoles, have we been busy with some fun local beer events! Beer season is not even in full gear yet, and it seems every weekend there are lots of great activities to choose from. We’ve had so much fun that we have, once again, fallen behind in updating our BMT friends about all of our shenanigans. Yep, it’s a pitfall of being on the BMT crew; sometimes you’re enjoy yourself too much to […]
As you may know, Bottle Makes Three is the creation of Jeff + Chris + Beer. However, don’t be fooled into thinking that we’re out there on our own enjoying all this craft beer fun… Heavens, no! It takes a village of friends and family to have all the good times that we write about in our modest little blog. This week, one of those friends – the White Rascal – wanted to share his own beer […]
After finishing our Challenge Nation race yesterday, we were ready to party! Lucky for us there was a celebration in progress at nearby Renegade Brewing Company. It was Renegade’s 1st Anniversary party, and being such big fans of this brewery, we weren’t going to miss it! It seems like Renegade Brewing has made lots of fans over their first year, because this party was packed full of people celebrating this favorite neighborhood brewery. Renegade opened […]