Craft brewers around the world are creating a 'new beer market' for those tired of pale lagers and what some consider unappealing beer.
- Name brand beers like Coors and Miller still dominate in terms of volume – but their share of the market is falling steadily.Read more
Some fear Colorado's idyllic beer lifestyle is in danger now that the world's largest beer maker, Anheuser-Busch InBev, has staked a claim.
David Hummer, who held a doctorate in astrophysics, called starting a brewery "the most irresponsible thing I ever did."
- The Fort Collins-based brewer would not confirm or deny that the company is for sale.Read more
- The company, which is partly based in Denver, is down about 9 percent compared to the same quarter last year.Read more
The way Colorado law currently works, liquor licenses are limited to one per company. Supermarket chains can each get a single license, which they can use at one location.
- A coalition of grocery stores is looking to let Colorado voters decide if they want to allow full-strength beer and wine sales at supermarkets.Read more
The founder and head of New Belgium Brewing Kim Jordan helped start the craft brewery trend back in the early 1990's.