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Castle Rock Breweries Rock Their Collaboration Fest Beer

The 2019 Collaboration Fest is coming to Denver on March 16! This is the 6th year of this festival, celebrating Colorado craft beer and their camaraderie with each other, and brewers near and far. More than 200 craft breweries are making new collaboration beers for this event, including all five of our local neighborhood Castle Rock breweries. We crashed their Castle Rock collaboration brew day recently and can’t wait to taste what “the Rock” brewers […]

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Save the Date for the 6th Annual Collaboration Fest

Save the date! The Collaboration Fest is returning to Denver on March 16, 2019.  The Collaboration Fest is returning for their 6th year and you won’t want to miss out on this incredible event. Brewers from Colorado and across the globe will work together to create a whole new assortment of collaboration brews, all of which will be served under one roof at the Hyatt Regency Denver at Colorado Convention Center (650 15th St, Denver, […]

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2017 Collaboration Fest Preview: Little Machine Beer & Joyride Brewing Collaboration Brew Day

We are continuing our sneak peak at the beers available at the upcoming Collaboration Festival. The Collaboration Fest returns to Denver for their 4th year on Saturday, March 25. With featuring more than 150 breweries working together (yay teamwork!) to brew more than 100 beers, the Collaboration Fest has long been a favorite annual beer festival of ours. Most of the beers at the fest are available just once, making this one of the most […]

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2017 Collaboration Fest Preview: 105 West Brewing & Chain Reaction Collaboration Brew

The Collaboration Festival is returning to Denver for their 4th year on Saturday, March 25th. This is one of our favorite annual festivals, because when great breweries come together to collaborate on a brew, you’re certain to get some very special and unique beers. This year the Collaboration Fest features more 100 beers from over 150 breweries, each made by two or  more breweries partnering together. The collaborations often include Colorado breweries, but also feature […]

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Inside the Denver Rye Fest Collaboration Brew, hosted by The Brew on Broadway

If you’re looking for a reason to get rye-led up this month, we have just the event for you. The Denver Rye Fest returns for their 3rd year on Saturday, March 18. The festival features an awesome collection of Denver-area breweries pouring some supryesingly tasty brews. The Denver Rye Fest offers incredible beer, music, and hopefully some rye-inspired puns much more creative than ours. In short, it’s going to all-ryete! We joined Paul Webster at […]

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Jameson Caskmates Great Divide Brewing Co Edition | BottleMakesThree.com

Jameson Releases Great Divide Brewing Co Edition of Caskmates

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 […]

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New Belgium Brewing's 2016 Lips of Faith collaboration beers | BottleMakesThree.com

New Belgium Collaborates With Old Belgium for Lips Of Faith 2016

This year New Belgium Brewing is celebrating their 25th anniversary. Can you even believe that? We’re pretty sure there is a joke in there about still calling them “New” Belgium after all these years. Clearly they’re one of the old timers in the craft beer scene. Still, we respect New Belgium Brewing too much to take this accomplishment lightly. After all, a hefty portion of today’s craft breweries weren’t even a dream 25 years ago. Many […]

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Jameson Whiskey & Great Divide Brewing release their Drinking Buddies collaboration, The Smoothness | BottleMakesThree.com

Great Divide & Jameson Release The Smoothness

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 […]

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Jameson® Announces Collaboration with 5 US Craft Breweries

On Tuesday, Jameson Irish Whiskey announced that they are expanding their collaboration program, Drinking Buddies, to include five American craft breweries. One of the collaborations we can expect to see is with Great Divide Brewing Co, who will be brewing The Smoothness, a dark lager aged in Jameson barrels. We’re really excited to try these Jameson-barrel aged beers, and to watch the video series that is going to document the story of each of the partner breweries participating in […]

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Collaboration Tastes Delicious!

The 2014 Collaboration Festival is just a memory now, but oh what fun memories we have of this inaugural festival!  Imbibe Denver and the Colorado Brewers Guild kicked off Craft Beer Week right with this unique festival, which showcased over 35 special collaboration brews.   Each beer featured at least one Colorado Brewers Guild member, with other participating breweries coming from as far away as California, Florida, and even Sweden. The Curtis Hotel was a wonderful […]

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