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Sesh-O-Rado

Friday, April 3rd, 2015
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A collaboration Session IPA brewed at Sanitas Brewery in Boulder with Baker’s Brewery.  Three breweries are better than one!  Sanitas calls this an “easy-going IPA. Fruit-forward hop notes from Eldorado Hops. 5% ABV”.  On tap April 6.


Hoporter

Tuesday, March 24th, 2015
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The Hoporter is at once balanced and drinkable, yet complex and dangerous. Pairing rich, dark malts with zesty American hops in an amazingly quaffable 7.6% abv. $4.74 for an 8 oz snifter.  No happy hour.


Hot Laps Session IPA

Thursday, March 19th, 2015
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This light, refreshing session ale was brewed with El Dorado, Mosaic, Triple Perle and Columbus hops to give a refreshing, slightly fruity, citrus hop flavor. A great beer to enjoy after a day of spring hot laps on the slopes of Summit County. Lap it up… 4.5% abv


Chili Lager

Thursday, March 5th, 2015
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A light, crisp Mexican-style lager with over 33 lbs of fresh roasted green chilies.  Jalapeno, poblano, anaheim, habenero and even some sweet-n-spicy Fresno chilies.  The chilies this season were on the mild side, so while it smells of spicy green chili, the flavor is actually quite mild and very drinkable. On Tap March 7, 2015.


Summit County Saison

Thursday, March 5th, 2015
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An Imperial Saison.  This Belgian farmhouse ale was brewed with additions of lemongrass, clove, ginger, and rosemary and fermented with a Belgian Saison yeast producing a spicy but smooth farmhouse character at a dry 7.8% ABV. $4.75 8 oz snifter. $3 sampler. No happy hour


Exit 205 Ale

Friday, July 25th, 2014
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Very light in color and body but greets the nose with a rich aroma of mild, toasted malts and fresh, citrusy hops. It starts with a nice, fresh orange-grapefruit flavor but finishes light and dry, clean and crisp. 5.8% abv