Colorado Distillers

Finally a Dry Town you’ll want to visit

By Wyatt / November 16, 2016 / Comments Off on Finally a Dry Town you’ll want to visit

Looking for something new, but with a touch of tradition? Preferably something local? Try these exciting new spirits from Old Elk Distilleries of Fort Collins. Old Elk introduced these three offerings to the Longmont/Boulder County market this month: Dry Town Gin, Dry Town Vodka, and Nooku Bourbon Cream. From 1896-1969, Fort Collins was a dry…

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Breckenridge releases special small batch Port Cask Finish Whiskey

By Wyatt / August 22, 2016 / Comments Off on Breckenridge releases special small batch Port Cask Finish Whiskey

Breckenridge Distilling’s Port Cask Finish Whiskey is a five year old bourbon that was moved to tawny port barrels, each ranging up to twenty years old. Breckenridge allowed the bourbon to undergo a secondary maturation in the port cask for between 4-6 months. This particular small batch, specialty craft bourbon starts with a very high rye…

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4 Colorado Vodkas for Summer Cocktailing

By Wyatt / July 15, 2016 / Comments Off on 4 Colorado Vodkas for Summer Cocktailing

This broiling July heat is not very cooperative for summer stout and whiskey drinking. Thoughts turn to boat drinks and more fruit-filled fare for refreshing drinking. Vodka is a natural for providing a lighter bodied cocktail base, and Colorado has no shortage of quality products. Here are a few to try when you’re mixing for…

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