AC Golden Brewing Co

AC Golden Brewing Co

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Website
acgolden.com/
Phone
(303) 292-3926
Location
Golden, CO
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Founded
2007
BREWERY TYPE
Production - Micro
Address
311 10th Street
Golden, CO 80401 United States
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Overview
Colorado Native Lager is made w/ 100% Colorado ingredients. Love our beer as much as we do? Join the Brew Crew: http://coloradonativelager.com Colorado Native Lager is the only lager brewed with barley grown in the San Luis Valley, Rocky Mountain water, 100% Colorado-grown hops and the oldest variety of brewing yeast in the state. Other breweries buy the majority of their barley from out-of-state malt houses. Most other beers brewed in Colorado use hops from Yakima, Washington, Germany and New Zealand. By using only Colorado-grown hops we are not only supporting the Colorado agriculture community, we have also, almost single handedly created a market for Colorado-grown hops and a new category of agriculture for Colorado farmers. We do not ship brewing ingredients into the state, our bottles are made in Wheat Ridge, our cans are made in Golden and we do not sell our beer outside the state……..all of this adds up to a smaller carbon footprint and a great tasting all-Colorado beer. Thanks for supporting the barley growers and hop farmers of Colorado. When you drink Colorado Native, you are not only supporting a local Colorado brewery, you are also supporting the barley growers in the San Luis Valley and the Colorado hop growers. Hell, even our bottles are made in Wheat Ridge and our cans are made in Golden. HOPS 100% of the hops in Colorado Native beer are purchased from these eleven Colorado hop growers. We believe the majority of the hops grown in Colorado are used to brew Colorado Native Lager. The only exception is the one brew we make with “Volunteer Hop Growers harvest”; we have sent hop rhizomes to 1,400 volunteer hop growers during the past 3 years. Misty Mountain Hop Farm Colorado Hop Yard Palisade Organic Hops Farm Thirsty Toad Hops High Wire Hops High Country Hops Leroux Creek Foods Still Wind Farms Todd Enterprises Grand Mesa Hops Troubadour Hop Yard BARLEY Our barley is grown by barley growers, under contract to grow Moravian barley in the San Luis Valley. YEAST Native is fermented using a uniquely American descendant of a Tuborg style strain with a one of a kind chromosome fingerprint. It is the oldest known strain of brewing yeast in Colorado, first introduced into Colorado shortly after the end of the Prohibition in the 1930s from a brewery in Munich, Germany, and has been in continuous use, in Colorado, ever since. WATER Our water is from the Rocky Mountains. Take a minute to join our Colorado Native Brew Crew; we would love to have you as a member. http://coloradonativelager.com/brew-crew/
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AC Golden Announces 2017 Beer Lineup

AC Golden Announces 2017 Beer Lineup

AC Golden Brewing Company has announced an exciting line-up of beers for 2017, brewed with 100 percent Colorado ingredients, making them Colorado’s homegrown beers.

AC Golden Brewing Company Introduces Olathe Lager

GOLDEN, Colo. — Just in time for the Colorado harvest, AC Golden Brewing Company introduces a first-of-its-kind beer, Olathe lager, a German-style lager brewed with Olathe hops, corn and barley.

AC Golden Winterfest Celebrates 26th Year

AC Golden Winterfest Celebrates 26th Year

GOLDEN, CO — Winterfest, a rich, creamy Vienna-style lager, celebrates its 26th year as a holiday seasonal beer. One of the nation’s oldest seasonals, Winterfest is on shelf now in Colorado only. Brewed by AC Golden Brewing Company in a very small quantity, each bottle is individually numbered. The bottle also sports a special neck… Read more »

AC Golden Brewing Co. Introduces India Pale Lager

AC Golden Brewing Co. Introduces India Pale Lager

GOLDEN, CO – AC Golden Brewing Company has developed an India Pale Lager (IPL) that Colorado Old Chicago restaurants will feature during their St. Patrick’s Day Mini Beer Tour, February 22 through March 18. “We felt that, even though the IPA category is crowded, there was room for a beer with the hoppy goodness of… Read more »


Year Round Beers

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Herman Joseph's Private Reserve Lager
Winterfest Lager
Colorado Native Lager

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