How many micro breweries are in Denver?

Denver (and the surrounding metro area) is home to 148+ breweries, with many located right downtown.

How much money do microbreweries make?

Head brewers working in small brewpubs, on average earn a yearly salary of $46,000. In larger brewpubs, they average around $51,000 per year. Brewers who work in small breweries make an avert of $42,500 a year, but brewers working in medium to large scale breweries can make up to $75,000 a year.

Which city in Colorado has the most breweries?

And for people living in Boulder, the picture is even brighter: The city has more breweries per capita than any other city in the U.S. — 13.3 breweries for every 100,000 people — the report found.

Is there money in microbrewery?

There are hundreds or more breweries in the US providing a comfortable living for 2-4 people on 1000-2000 bbl per year. Selling beer directly out of a taproom you can easily gross $900/bbl. How much of that is profit depends on a whole lot of factors.

Where are the best microbreweries in Denver CO?

Great Divide Brewing Company opened in 1994 and is one of the oldest breweries in downtown Denver, CO. Located just a mile down the road in the popular RiNo neighborhood is their own microbrewery called the ‘Barrel Bar’ which offers gorgeous views of the skyline and mountains.

Are there any new breweries opening in Denver?

Zymos Brewing, which has been winding its way through the permitting process, should start construction any day now, and will join a growing group of breweries in the Westminster area when it opens this year in a 4,200-square-foot building housing a five-barrel brewing system and thirteen taps.

Where can I drink New Belgium beer in Denver?

Fort Collins-based New Belgium Brewing is now serving its beers on draft and barrel-aging them at The Source Hotel’s rooftop bar, the Woods, in RiNo. And when guests enter the hotel’s lobby, they can try a Denver-only NBB beer from the tap while watching brewers at work in the recently opened 10-barrel brewhouse. 8. Odell Brewing Company

How long is the microbrew tour in Denver?

The original Denver Microbrew Tour route, this 2.5 hour guided walking tour delves into scandalous Denver history and delicious craft beers. Visit 4 top craft beer spots, taste 10+ beers along the way. More about our LoDo Beer Tour…