MORE ON TAP THAN JUST BEER.

Upslope IPA and Chili-Rubbed Steak: Like Ginger Rogers and Fred Astaire
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Since as long as I’ve known, a few times a day, you decide the meal that your appetite and taste buds desire and take the necessary means to make it happen. The next thought, instigated from an equally  primitive part of the brain, is that you might  get  thirsty as you enjoy that meal. What…

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Brewing Beer and Making Music
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Once in a while, as a result of following your passion, your path will cross with another, following a different passion. Because you are both, obviously passionate, a mutual respect is shared  no matter what  each has come to pursue.  This is a story about what happens when passions collide. I  fell into  a unique…

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Crested Butte to Aspen Pearl Pass Klunker Tour, September 1978
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Photo courtesy of Wende Cragg, Rolling Dinosaur Archives, copyright 2008. Account below written by Joe Breeze for Upslope Brewing Co. The ride that made mountain biking epic. Founded in 1976 by Crested Butte Hotshot firefighters, the ride’s goal was to one-up Aspenites who rode motorcycles over Pearl Pass to Crested Butte. The 1978 ride was…

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Ingredient One: Snowmelt
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Upslope Brewing’s Head Brewer, Dany Pages, is a chemist by education. He spent a few years out of college working in the labs at Nestle in Buenos Aires. It didn’t take long to realize that the lab environment was not for him. He packed up and headed for the wilds of Ushuaia, Argentina to work…

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