Craft beer

Sen. Bennet highlights impacts to breweries during shutdown

Colorado Sen. Michael Bennet urged U.S. Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin to address the growing concerns of craft breweries and distilleries this week in a letter. The partial government shutdown...

DATE: Jan. 17, 2019 | UPDATED: 6 days 1 hour ago | CATEGORY: Local News

Partial shutdown stifles craft breweries, including Ska

As the partial federal government shutdown extends to a month, craft brewers like Ska Brewing Co. are feeling the pinch. Craft brewers that distribute across state lines need approval from the...

DATE: Jan. 17, 2019 | UPDATED: 6 days 1 hour ago | CATEGORY: Local News

Ska wins at Good Food Awards, debuts Green Silo Saison

Ska Brewing Co.’s True Blonde Ale was recognized as a winner at the 2019 Good Food Awards on Friday at the San Francisco War Memorial & Performing Arts Center. The beer is a medium-bodied blonde...

DATE: Jan. 14, 2019 | CATEGORY: Food

You won’t believe where Ska Brewing’s second biggest market is

It took the right timing, the right beer and a little bit of luck for Ska Brewing Co. to find its second biggest market. It seems odd that of all places in the world, Sweden would be such a huge...

DATE: Jan. 10, 2019 | CATEGORY: Business

So long, 3.2 beer; grocery stores can now sell full-strength brews

It didn’t happen in time for New Year’s Eve revelers, but after the clock struck midnight Tuesday, grocery stores in Durango and across Colorado began stocking shelves with full-strength beer....

DATE: Jan. 2, 2019 | CATEGORY: Local News

Ska Brewing gets a new malt silo

Ska Brewing Co. has a new silo at its brewery, one that is filled with malted grains from Proximity Malt, a Milwaukee-based malt producer with a plant in Monte Vista. The green storage tank, which...

DATE: Dec. 25, 2018 | CATEGORY: Food

Ska Brewing’s True Blonde named 2019 Good Food Awards finalist

In November, Ska Brewing Co.’s True Blonde Ale was named a finalist for the 2019 Good Food Awards. Entering its ninth year, the Good Food Awards recognizes American food producers in 16 categories:...

DATE: Dec. 15, 2018 | CATEGORY: Food

Ska Brewing Co. joins effort to aid Camp Fire victims

Northern California’s Camp Fire, which started Nov. 8 and was not contained until Nov. 28, burned 153,336 acres, killed 85 people and displaced thousands. Among the communities affected was Chico,...

DATE: Dec. 12, 2018 | CATEGORY: Food

After years of big growth, Colorado craft beer is slowing

DENVER (AP) – After years of double and triple digit growth, craft beer is slowing, weighed down by intense competition and even systemic changes to Colorado’s beer market. There are more than 300...

DATE: Nov. 11, 2018 | CATEGORY: Food

Durango breweries land two golds at Great American Beer Festival

Further cementing its place in the world of craft brewing, Durango is bringing home two golds from this year’s Great American Beer Festival in Denver. Ska Brewing Co.’s Oktoberfest won the gold...

DATE: Sept. 22, 2018 | CATEGORY: Food

San Juan Brewfest celebrates 20 years of beer

The San Juan Brewfest is celebrating two decades as the largest beer fest in the Four Corners on Saturday, but it’s still just shy of drinking age. “It’s almost legal. In one more year, it will be...

DATE: Aug. 21, 2018 | CATEGORY: Food

Durango Brewing Co. closes taproom, fires employees, moves to La Junta

Durango Brewing Co. abruptly closed its taproom last week in Durango, fired all of its local employees and is moving operations to La Junta. And it’s taking the Durango moniker with it. The move...

DATE: Aug. 14, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

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