2/13/2020 -- Gift Of Time -Stout Month Edition- Release

OFFICIAL BREWERY EVENT FROM Crooked Stave Artisan Beer Project

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We're excited to announce the -STOUT MONTH EDITION- of Gift Of Time!

For this unique edition we blended three different Imperial Stout recipes each initially brewed in 2016 and resting gracefully in Bourbon Barrels ever since. The first part, being the oldest, was an Imperial Stout-Porter brewed in April of 2016 with Jeppe Jarnit-Bjergso from Evil Twin and aged for 46 months in a single 12 year old Heaven Hill Bourbon barrel. The second part was an Imperial Stout brewed in May of 2016 and aged in a single Angels Envy barrel for 45 months. The remaining portion of the blend was comprised of an Imperial Rye Stout recipe brewed in June of 2016 and aged for 44 months in 10 year old Heaven Hill Bourbon Barrels. The over-all blend comes out to a 25/25/50 split between the recipes.

With the average age of this blend surpassing 44 months spent in the various bourbon barrels, it suffices to say this is another decadent ensemble of barrel characteristics. Bourbon layered on top of bourbon, each monstrous Imperial Stout recipe does well enriching and balancing the final blend. We are excited to share a little bit more of the barrel-aging projects we’ve been working on over the years and what better way to celebrate Stout Month here in Colorado then with another small release from our Bourbon Barrel Cellar!

Gift of Time -Stout Month Edition- has a rich assortment of aromas, comprised of maple syrup with a hint of vanilla, Belgian dark chocolate, cinnamon and raisins, while finishing with an even balance of dark fruit and bourbon dipped chocolate truffles. The Bourbon barrel derived characteristics come through smooth from all the years spent aging in the barrels with a light linger on the palate with each sip.

13.4% ABV. Available in 375ml bottles to-go for $20 each and a limit of 3 bottles per person. This is a Crooked Stave Taproom Exclusive and will be available at both our Denver and Fort Collins taproom locations. Any bottles still remaining after the Eventbrite pre-sale closes will be available on a first come first serve basis starting at 12PM on Wednesday February 12th at both our Denver and Fort Collins Taprooms.


In response to Gift Of Time -Black Friday Edition- bottles selling out, we're pre-selling tickets on Eventbrite. Tickets must be exchanged in person at our Denver or Fort Collins taprooms between Wednesday 2/12 and Sunday 2/16 during regular taproom hours. Two different tickets are available for purchase through Eventbrite - One is for pick-up at our Denver Taproom and the other is for pick-up at our Fort Collins Taproom. In order to make sure we have the proper inventory on-hand for all purchased bottles at each location, we will not be able to accommodate any changes in location pick-up after tickets are purchased.

Denver Hours:
Wednesday - Sunday 12-8PM

Fort Collins Hours:
Wednesday 12-9PM
Thursday 12-10PM
Friday 12–10PM
Saturday 12–10PM
Sunday 12–9PM

Tickets will go on sale at 6:00PM MST on Thursday, February 6th.

Individuals must be of 21 years or older to purchase and present a valid 21+ photo ID that matches the name tickets are purchased under at pickup. No ticket proxies at this time.

Each ticket is redeemable for (1) one 375ml bottle of Gift Of Time -Stout Month Edition-. There is a limit of (3) three tickets per person.

Tickets must be exchanged for bottles in person at Crooked Stave's Friends & Family Taproom (1441 West 46th Ave. Denver) or Crooked Stave's Fort Collins Taproom (216 N College Ave #130, Fort Collins) between Wednesday 2/12 and Sunday 2/16. All unclaimed bottles after Sunday 2/16 will be refunded within 72 hours. All sales are final! No returns. No exchanges.

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Event listing posted on February 5, 2020 4:51PM