Culinary calendar: plenty of beer to ring in the new year
The thirteenth annual Big Beers, Belgians and Barleywines Festival takes place in Vail this Thursday through Saturday, January 12. This winter fest features some of the most unique and rare craft beers in the country; check the website for the full lineup of participating breweries, the schedule of events and ticket availability.
Here's a sampling of what else is on the culinary calendar for the week -- and if you know of other noteworthy events over the next few days, feel free to post info in the comments section below:
Wednesday, January 9:
Lucky Pie Pizza & Taphouse, 1610 16th Street, is showcasing a special holiday ale and dopplebock from Wyoming's Grand Teton Brewing Company today at 4 p.m.; call 303-825-1021 for more information.
The back wall at Euclid Hall, 1317 14th Street, will be taken over by California's Russian River Brewing Co. today. The beer hall will begin pouring the brewery's Supplication, Consecration and Temptation ales at 7 p.m.; call 303-595-4255 for more details.