Today, December 10, is National Lager Day.
Lager is a style of beer that is fermented slowly at low temperatures. Benno Scharl, born in 1741, is known as the father of modern brewing.
Here are some of Colorado’s top breweries:
Denver: Wynkoop Brewing Company
Fort Collins: Odell & New Belgium
Erie: Industrial Revolution Brewing
Boulder: Avery Brewing Company
Nederland Knotted Root Brewing Company
Steamboat Springs: Mahogany Ridge Brewery & Grill
Colorado Springs: Cerberus
Pueblo: Shamrock Brewing Company
Greeley: WeldWerks Brewing Co.
Dillon: Dillon Dam Brewery
Eagle County: Vail Brewing Company
Estes Park: Rock Cut Brewing
Grand Junction: Rockslide Brewery
Durango: Steamworks Brewing
Breckenridge: Breckenridge Brewery