“All of the things that Duncan would have to do in a vacuum, in his spare time, now he can direct and come up with the vision and now we can get to a better place with that infrastructure,” Bryant said. Downstairs from the taproom, Overeasy owner Mladen Todorovic also is uncertain as to what’s next for the eatery. Both he and Clauss declined to identify specifics but said there are ongoing discussions about particular spaces. Bryant said Legacy is buying out the rest of Clauss’ downtown lease, as well as the lease on the production-facility space the brewery rents at the Aspen Business Center, and has discussed extending both leases for up to 10 years with the respective landlords. There are now about 400 in the state and five in the Roaring Fork Valley. Ranch Hand Ranch Hand needed for horse feeding, in exchange for housing in Old Snowmass. “(Manufacturing) is the main part of our business and always has been the main focus.” The brewery, which opened in 2008, distributes to several states outside Colorado as well as the United Kingdom and Australia. I liked the saisons I had there. An investment group set up to acquire and grow independent craft breweries has purchased the Aspen Brewing Co. Legacy Breweries Inc. announced the deal on Thursday that, according to Aspen Brewing Co. founder Duncan Clauss, has been about six months in the making. Casey was open at the time and I think they had just made their BdG collab.It looked like a brewpub from the 90's and was pretty dingy. Aspen stood out because of the cachet of the Aspen name and the brewery’s positioning in the local market. Clauss said there are no plans to depart from the brewery’s flagship beers — the most popular varieties that are available in cans are an IPA, a blonde and a pilsner — but the hope is to create more small-batch brews available in the brewing company’s taproom. Merry Maids Call or Text 970-390-5977, Olde Towne Moving Now hiring movers. What would be really awesome is if Aspen Brewing moved back to their OG location down by the Roaring Fork by Clark's. Aspen Brewing Co. currently has an annual production of about 4,000 to 5,000 barrels of beer (one barrel equals 31 gallons), Clauss said. The restaurant group purchased the building, which houses Aspen Brewing and Overeasy, for $6 million from Aspen developer Mark Hunt on May 10. Error! For everything ABC visit Aspen Tap, located at 121 South Galena Street in downtown Aspen. At 121 S. Galena St., construction dominates the corner as Peach’s Cafe — which may soon be better known as “Peach’s and Cream” — expands its business, a city building official said Friday. Curtis Wackerle is the editor of Aspen Daily News. He can be reached at email@example.com or on Twitter @CurtisWackerle. Probably makes more sense for them to close the in-town location and just keep the production arm in ABC (that's Aspen Business Center for those not in the know). And I’m looking. Beer has become more of a commodity; there is more innovation needed; you have to be more efficient on production. The ABC headquarters are the heart and engine of the brewery, Clauss said, noting that they will continue to brew beer. Excellent Benefits and CDL training available. Good beers, but a bit of an eyesore. Visit tosv.com for…, Whole Foods Market Basalt is Hiring! Each donation will be used exclusively for the development and creation of increased news coverage. Would you like to receive the daily headlines? Dr. Pastula is an Associate Professor of Neurology Infectious …. Turn One Over Any way you look at it—down the end of your nose in a mug or glass held up to the light—it doesn't matter, you can't beat fresh, local, small Among other properties, Todorovic said he’s eyeing the Wheeler Opera House space leased to Justice Snow’s, which faces a deadline today to pay more than $40,000 in back rent to the city or face eviction. Yep. Several calls in recent weeks to Peach’s Corner Cafe owner Lisa Haisfield were not returned. “Craft is more competitive than ever and from a business sense … all those resources that Legacy brings to the table will help the Aspen brand grow to the height and width that I have always dreamed to create,” Clauss said. Min 1 yr exp with light and medium equipment and ability…, Now Accepting Applications for the following full-time seasonal position: Groundskeeper / Light Maintenance Entry level position in the Maintenance Department…, Portal Asset Management is a growing real estate investment management company with specific focus on the self storage industry. With Legacy and Ninkasi’s resources behind him, Clauss said he will be able to focus more on the big picture and less on the logistics of executing that vision, since others will be in place to help with that. “There’s nothing (available) that’s affordable,” Todorovic said. “The thought is, in the county, if we are truly the destination beer, then we should want to have it available through facilities where our people can have the expertise to sell our beer,” Bryant said. The brewery, which opened in 2008, distributes to several states outside Colorado as well as the United Kingdom and Australia. Legacy, which debuted last spring with its purchase of Eugene, Ore.-based Ninkasi Brewing Co., focuses on “aspirational” properties that are distinct in their markets, according to CEO Don Bryant, who is based in Evergreen. Willoughby Brewing Company Closed Again, Probably For Good Posted By Vince Grzegorek firstname.lastname@example.org> on Mon, Aug 24, 2020 at 2:15 PM click to enlarge There was a problem saving your notification. “The reality is 10 years ago, anybody that had a bathtub got into making beer, because it was the cool thing to do,” Bryant said. “And, you know, there are a lot of starving artisans, quite frankly.”. An email has been sent to with a link to confirm list signup. Enjoying a beer on the patio at Aspen Tap, shown here in a photo taken in September, will remain a crucial part of the Aspen Brewing Co.’s strategy under new ownership. It's…, New West Building Company is looking to expand into the Aspen area and is seeking an experienced Construction Manager with…, ATLANTIC AVIATION Aircraft Refueler/ Line Service Tech Customer Service Agent 4 day work week! You have to be a businessman and most people who got into craft beer got there because they were an artisan. | Respect Beer®. Overeasy’s last day of business at its Hopkins Avenue home is Sunday, he said. Legacy will bring in a new team to revamp operations at the brewery’s affiliated taproom, Aspen Tap, including a new chef and menu. “And all you had to do was make relatively decent beer and everything else just went away. But for a number of local favorites, including Aspen Brewing Co., Overeasy and Justice Snow’s, the future is less certain. A clear sky. That banker called him and said, “Hey, there is an opportunity here that might be a great fit for you guys.”. Drug free workplace. Whole Foods Market Basalt is Hiring! There was an error processing your request. ). Aspen Brewing, which started here in 2008, fit the bill and is among the second group of acquisitions announced by Legacy. With a passion for craft beer and the mountain lifestyle, our small and dedicated team strives to make delicious craft beer fit for any and every occasion. And a pale and an IPA which I think were not the beers I see packaged around Denver? Ten years later, Aspen Brewing Company continues to grow to new heights, produce a wide range of award winning craft … Pay starts at $15.00. $15 Starting wage & 20% store discount!Bree Lindsey (970)…, Pitkin County is currently hiring for the following: - Patrol Deputy (Entry Level or Lateral) - Airport Operations Security Coordinator…, Silverpeak is currently accepting applications for a full-time assistant manager and for our high-volume Rec dispensary. The salon that operated next door to Peach’s vacated the building in May at the request of the landlord and building owner, Altitude Salon owner Jerome Marks told The Aspen Times earlier this year. Town of Basalt pursuit of $1.8M midvalley parcel back on, Aspen native Bridger Gile to race in FIS World Cup opener, County commissioners approve COVID-19 emergency resolution, Health board sees concerning trends, need for more testing, City’s health protection team preps for winter.