Colorado Bar

“Winter beer” is a lousy category. That presupposes there’s a “summer beer” category and that’s really not a thing either. There’s good beer and bad beer, and most “winter beer” is bad beer. It’s the season that bludgeons you with over-malted, potpourri-smelling, banana-bread beer, because for some reason you’re looking to dull your mind, body and tastebuds […]

It started, like many good ideas, in a bar in Prague about 10 years ago. “We were drinking a lot of absinthe, pounding the table—as you do when you’re in Prague drinking absinthe—and said, ‘We gotta make this stuff!” says Robert Tews. That idea, like many ideas that come from a bar in Prague, never […]