Lucky for Colorado travelers headed to the 2021 Craft Brewers Conference, you’re headed to an area with one of the largest numbers of Craft Malt Certified breweries! Some of them have special releases available for this week’s events, and some of them never fail to use craft malt in their flagship recipes. 

Here’s a sampling of beers to track down while you’re in Colorado this week. 

Mockery Brewing

Brewed with Root Shoot Malting malt

  • Red Saison w/ Riesling grapes
  • Belgian Dark Strong w/ Butternut Squash
  • Blonde Ale w/ Mandarin and Passion fruit
  • Saison w/ Palisade Peaches and Chardonnay grapes
  • Hazy Pale Ale w/ Colorado Orange Blossom Honey
  • Robust Porter w/ strawberry, spearmint, and chocolate

Launch Pad Brewery

Brewed with Root Shoot Malting malt

  • Trinity Belgian Tripel

Comrade Brewing 

Brewed with Root Shoot Malting malt

Taste the infamous Comrade flagship Superpower IPA at the Brewers Association’s welcome reception this year! 

City Star Brewing Co.

All of City Star’s beers are made with Root Shoot Malting malt, grown less than ten miles from the brewery. 

Woods Boss Brewing Co.

Brewed with Root Shoot Malting malt

All current taproom offerings at Woods Boss were brewed with Root Shoot malt, including several collaborations made for the occasion. Woods Boss paired up with BottleShare on a West Coast-inspired IPA called Clarity Through the Haze, and with the Fermly independent lab to bring back a batch of the popular English Mild Ale made with earl grey tea, The Earl. 

Baere Brewing 

Brewed with Troubadour Maltings sweetness

  • Mahalo Vibes
  • McLovin’ It Hazy IPA
  • From Alanis, With Love Pilsner 
  • Bring The Greenback Berliner Weisse 
  • Saison 

Station 26 Brewing Co.

Brewed with Root Shoot Malting 

Find these beers at the S26 tasting room (pretty darn close to the Denver International Airport), and also around downtown at Stout Street Social and Dagar. 

  • Kolsch 
  • Vienna Lager 
  • Juicy Banger IPA
  • New Zealand Pale Ale 
  • Wet Hop Juicy Banger 
  • Another Hazy IPA 

Here are all the Craft Malt Certified breweries. Tag @craftmalting in your social media posts during CBC for a chance to win a free registration to the 2022 Craft Maltsters Conference!