breck christmas.jpeg

Photo courtesy of Anheuser-Busch.

Cheers your way through the holiday season with a virtual tasting event featuring one of Colorado's favorite mountain-town breweries. 

Join Anheuser-Busch on Zoom for its “Let it Snow” Virtual Beer Tasting Event at 6 PM (CST) on Thursday, November 19th.

Stay home for the holidays with a beer testing tour guided by Certified Cicerones Mick O'Halloran and Robb Jeffrey. The tasting will feature a tour of the following six "winter-themed" beers.

Stella Artois Midnight Lager (5.4% ABV)

  • Tasting Notes: Chocolate and caramel
  • Paired with: Roast Pork Loin with Root Vegetables

Goose Island Christmas IPA (7.5% ABV)

  • Tasting Notes: Subtle stone fruit and wood with caramel malt on the palate dry-hopped with Meridian, Ahtanum, and Cashmere.
  • Paired with: Hearty Veggie Lasagna

Blue Point Winter Ale (7.7% ABV)

  • Tasting Notes: Hearty, robust amber ale.
  • Paired with: Six-Spice Lamb Chops with Rosemary Potatoes

Breckenridge Christmas Ale (7.1% ABV)

  • Tasting Notes: Rich flavors of caramel and chocolate.
  • Paired with: Holiday Roasted Vegetable Medley

10 Barrel Pray for Snow Winter Ale (7% ABV)

  • Tasting Notes: Molasses, dark caramel, spice, and raisin.
  • Paired with: Classic Bread Pudding

Elysian BiFrost Winter Ale (8.3% ABV)

  • Tasting Notes: Bold, spicy, citrusy hops
  • Paired with: Spiced Ginger Cake

Tickets are $10. Once signed up, participants will receive a confirmation email with a link to the Zoom session, including a list of beverages to purchase from a local retailer as well as a printable “Let it Snow” digital tasting guide.

To sign up for the “Let it Snow” Virtual Tasting, please visit

Breanna Sneeringer writes about news, adventure, and more for OutThere Colorado as a Digital Content Producer. She is an avid adventure seeker and wildflower enthusiast. Breanna joined OutThere Colorado in September 2018.


Get OutThere

Signup today for free and be the first to get notified on new updates.

(0) comments

Welcome to the discussion.

Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article.