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What the new law on beer sales means for Colorado craft brewers

The state’s craft brewers are facing major decisions about their future and facing increased competition from out-of-state beer makers

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Colorado grocery, convenience stores are now selling full-strength beer

Grocery store chains were previously able to operate a liquor shop at just one of their locations in the state. Now, they can own up to five licenses.

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Beer of the Year: A look at the best Colorado breweries from 2018

The inaugural Colorado Sun survey of the state’s beer industry and fans showcases the top trends and what’s to come

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A revamped Avery Brewing looks to keep its beer cred after 25 years

The brewer’s sale of a minority stake to Mahou San Miguel in 2018 offers a roadmap to financial stability in a crowded market

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The end of 3.2 beer in Colorado: What to know about the law taking effect Jan. 1, 2019

The largest grocers in Colorado plan to stock full-strength beer for the first time on New Year's Day, a change made possible by a sweeping overhaul of the state's Prohibition-era laws.

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130 new beers in one year? A Colorado brewery’s experiment led to an unexpected result

WeldWerks Brewing in Greeley tested the limits of the trend toward new beers and styles, and it offers lessons for what’s next

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Climate change could double the cost of beer. We are not kidding.

U.S. brewers relatively safe because so much barley is grown here, but in periods of extreme heat and drought, Irish consumers could see $20 added to the price of a six-pack.

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William “Bill” Coors, grandson of the namesake brewing company’s founder, dies at 102

Bill Coors revolutionized the beverage industry with the creation and development of the aluminum can

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Oskar Blues thinks the future of craft brewing is in the collective

The Longmont-based brewer looks to its Canarchy Collective of seven breweries to keep the company's independent spirit alive, even as it grows more complex