Oatmeal, Espresso, Campfire, Obsidian Tonight

February is Stout MonthBy Robin Loomis, Cicerone Certified Stouts were once just a beer style, but come Stout Month in Boulder it looks more like a lifestyle. Every February Boulderites celebrate their right to drink lots of Stouts, which is something we here at Pettyjohn’s strongly support. Do you find yourself wondering ‘what exactly makes…

Finkely. Garfy. Yummy.

 Holiday Newsletter Lager Excellent. Head leaves a small ring around the glass, but not much retention to speak of. Pretty malt-forward. Get a lot of cracker, cereal grain on the nose with some floral hints from the hops. Light bodied, which leads to some obvious diacetyl notes once it warms up a bit. Still very drinkable….

Four Foamy Frosties From Finkel

Oatmeal Stout

This beer pours a dark brown-black color with a medium beige head that diminishes steadily to a film. Small patches of lacing on the glass. Aroma of roast malt, chocolate and coffee. Light to medium body with a sweet chocolaty malt character with some mildly roasty coffee and caramel in the background. The finish is creamy with a cocoa and malt aftertaste….”

Finkel + Garf Tasting

“Finkel and Garf Brewing Company is a collaboration between Eric and Dan Garfinkel, a father (Finkel) and son (Garf). We share a love of well crafted beer and an appreciation for the life experiences we have enjoyed with a beer in hand. Our reason for being is simple:  To make outstanding craft beer To facilitate great…


Thank you for joining us on Thursday for our Kyle Hollingsworth/Hoopla event. We had a blast and we hope you did too. Big thanks to our friend, Ben Duke, who took the excellent pictures. Contact him for your next big event. Duke Media Solutions Fortnight Deals Wine- Namorio Albariño 2013  Reg 16.99, Sale 13.99, YOUR PRICE 10.99 Albariño…