Just because great brewers come together to collaborate on a beer doesn't mean that the beer will be twice as tasty. And just because dozens of breweries from Colorado, from out of state and even from a foreign country are coming together for a Collaboration Fest doesn't mean the beer is going to be any better than it is at any other festival.
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|Some of the brewers who participated in the Mountain Sun collaboration.|
No, what collaborations do is strengthen the craft-beer industry -- one that has exploded in the past five years in Colorado, adding hundreds of new jobs and giving Coloradans (those 21 and over, at least) bragging rights to a fun, engaging hobby they can be close to.
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