17 Don't-Miss Events During Arizona Beer Week, Feb. 16-23
The Yeti exists! Join Boulders for a night with Great Divide and the very many varieties of Yeti Imperial Stout the brewery puts out, including the espresso, Belgian, chocolate, oak-aged and whiskey-barrel-aged chocolate Yetis. Special pilot brews like the Peach Grand Cru and Spiced Winter Saison will also be on tap.
Beers to try: Great Divide Peach Grand Cru, Great Divide Whiskey Barrel Chocolate Yeti
Freak'n Brew Launch Party
The West Valley doesn't have much in terms of beer, but they do have Ground Control, and after this party launching Freak'n Brew and their double black IPA made in collaboration with SunUp, they'll have Freak'n too.
Beers to try: Freak'n Brew Double Black IPA
Fans of the rare stuff won't want to miss this event, which features hard-to-get, high-ABV brews.
Beers to try: Bell's Hopslam, Green Flash/Cigar City Candela Rye Barleywine, North Coast Barrel-aged Old Rasputin