First Draft’s Sour Month And 5 Other Food & Booze Events This Week

Photo by Kyle Cooper

We’ve got good news for you. This week there’s plenty of Colorado beer to be had. Between anniversaries and special parties, you’ll have plenty to fill up on. Stop by Avery Brewing in Boulder or Rebel Restaurant in Denver to get your fix of hand-crafted food and booze. Educate while you drink with Second Home Kitchen + Bar or simply relax and pour yourself a beer at First Draft, it’s up to you. Need a drink? This is your week.


Avery Brewing’s First Birthday

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Photo by Dustin Hall of Brewtography Project.

When: February 16, 11 a.m- 11 p.m

Where: 4910 Nautilus Ct N, Boulder

The Low Down: It’s been a year since Avery Brewing opened its new brewery doors and they want you to celebrate with them. There will be brewery-wide cheers every hour and plenty of social media giveaways. In honor of its new website, built by Boulder agency Mondo Robot, they’ll be tapping a new beer, Mondo Roboticus. You have to try the blood orange-infused barrel-aged Belgian-style quadruple for yourself, they say it’s killer.

Brewed Food with New Belgium & Rebel Restaurant

Photo by Glenn Ross.
Photo by Glenn Ross.

When: February 18, 6 p.m

Where: 3763 Wynkoop St., Denver

Cost: $55, call (303) 297-3902 for tickets

The Low Down: Brewed Food is at it again for this week’s collaboration with New Belgium and Rebel Restaurant. Celebrate brewers as chefs and the brewhouse as a kitchen at this special food and beer event. Start off your four-course meal with Pig Heart Yakitori and end with a Blackberry Barleywine dessert. The exciting menu alone will have you happy you joined.



When: February 19, 5:30- 7:30 p.m

Where: Second Home Kitchen + Bar,

Cost: $65, purchase tickets here

The Low Down: Culinary Pairings is matching a local chef, local brewery and distillery for a night of collaboration and conversation this Friday. Chef David Anderson of Second Home Kitchen + Bar has created a selection of small plate dishes and Call to Arms Brewing will present paired beers alongside an assortment of paired cocktails from Golden Moon Distillery & Speakeasy. Enjoy an evening of food and drink perfection as culinary, brewing, and distilling worlds collide.


Goldspot Brewing Anniversary Party

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Photo from Goldspot Brewing Company’s Facebook

When: February 19 12 p.m – February 20 11 p.m 

Where: 4970 Lowell Blvd, Denver

The Low Down: Goldspot Brewing is turning one! Help them celebrate with two days of special beer tappings including their whiskey barrel aged Black River Imperial Stout. Food trucks, Matt’s Snack Shack on Friday and Bakin Bakery on Saturday, will provide the food and music from Regis’ own Souled on Saturday will give entertainment. Join your fellow beer lovers for a weekend of fun and you may even walk away with some cool prizes.


Brunch Series: Bubbles & Benedicts

When: February 21, 11- 2:30 p.m

Where: 1937 Market St., Denver

Cost: $75

The Low Down: Learn how to make the perfect benedict, poached egg and all, at this weekend cooking class. Skip brunch on Sunday and let Cook Street Culinary teach you the techniques to create your own gourmet brunch at home. Discover new ways to complement your menu through pairings and enjoy a glass of bubbles while you do so.


First Draft “Sour Month”

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Photo by Kyle Cooper

When: February, all month long

Where: 1309 26th St., Denver

The Low Down: With a minimum of five sour taps at all times, First Draft Taproom & Kitchen will pour over 50 different sour beers in February. Head on over to be educated and enlightened with one of America’s growing craft beer trends. The rotating list will include notable sour beers from breweries like Russian River, Crooked Stave, and Trinity Brewing. If you haven’t experienced First Draft yet, stop by this month to pour your own beer and taste at your own pace.


Mark Your Calendars

Barrel-aged Tap Takeover at Renegade Brewing

When: February 25, 5- 10 p.m

Where: 925 W 9th Ave, Denver

5th Annual Bacon, Beer & Coffee Fest

When: Saturday  February 27, 9 a.m. – 12 p.m.

Where: Denver Beer Co, 1695 Platte St, Denver

Tickets: Sold Out

Clicquot in the Snow

When: Saturday  February 27, 9 a.m. – 12 p.m.

Where: Four Seasons Hotel, 1111 14th St, Denver

Cost: Free


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