People have been like: Why do you want to open a brewery right now?” Sam Scruby says. “But if you looked at all the momentum in 2019, it was experience-driven. It was on-premise neighborhood spots. … We’re trying to pick back up where we left off before the pandemic.” Now open in Lyons, Colorado, MainStage … Continue reading This week in Drink — Eric Kean and Sam Scruby of MainStage Brewing Co.
This article first appeared in Boulder Weekly's 25th anniversary special edition. Back 25 years ago, covering the beer scene wouldn’t have taken too long. Boulder Beer was well-established on Wilderness Place, Walnut Brewery and Oasis Brewer Pub were ideal downtown watering holes, but that was pretty much it for craft beer. “It was new,” Adam … Continue reading ‘A hobby gone berserk’