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Golden City Brewery
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920 12th Street
Golden CO 80401-1181
Telephone: +1 303-279-8092
Hours: Open daily 11:30am-6:30pm. Tours available by appointment.
Brewer: Sarah Henderson
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Opened: 1993

Annual Production: 900 bbl

Contributors: Jeff Griffith, Janine Sturdavant, Dan Schmidgall, Lee Hayward, Siegfried Binge

Updated: October 31, 2018


Beer List

    • Date: October 4, 2000 (#3558)
      Package: draught
      Place: Falling Rock Tap House, Denver CO
      Score: 15½ points
      Overall Impression (3)
      Deep red, low carbonation and head. Smoky, burnt wood aroma. Thick, creamy, big woody flavor and finish. Not bitter...not sweet, either. Faint alcohol sensation very late.

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    • Date: August 28, 2011 (#8622)
      Package: bottled
      Place: Place unknown
      Score: 18 points
      Appearance (3)
      Red-brown. Very hazy. Low head.
      Aroma (3)
      Hugely malty, earthy, leathery, alcoholic.
      Mouthfeel (9)
      Thick, chewy, malty, alcoholic. Raisiny, biscuity. Very warming.
      Overall Impression (3)
      Good rich beer that probably ages nicely.

  • German-Style Kölsch/Köln-Style Kölsch

  • American Lager/Ale or Cream Ale
    • Date: October 21, 1994 (#500)
      Package: draught
      Score: 11½ points
      Overall Impression (2½)
      Very brown hazy. Hop aroma...not fresh. Clean flavor. Bitter/sweet finish.

  • American-Style India Pale Ale

  • German-Style Brown Ale/Düsseldorf-Style Altbier
    • Date: October 21, 1994 (#499)
      Package: draught
      Score: 12 points
      Overall Impression (2½)
      Hazy brownish, lots of head. Very malty, smoky aroma. Brown malt flavor, OK balance.

  • Oatmeal Stout

  • English-Style Brown Ale