Typically, we tend to avoid reviewing brewery grand openings. The crowds are usually insane, and occasionally the beers are a bit underwhelming – good, but not quite ready. Typically we like to wait and review breweries after they’ve had a chance to work out all the new-business kinks, when we know they’re a bit more established and their product has been perfected through a few batches.
Fortunately, we didn’t run into any of those issues at two of Denver’s new breweries. We visited both Ratio Beerworks and Goldspot Brewing on their opening weekends and were pleasantly surprised by how awesome their beers lineups were. If they’re this good now, the sky is the limit for these two new breweries….