Hello Beer Friends Nation!
Central City is a small Colorado Gambling town with a big heart. Located 45 minutes West of Denver, Central City is often over-shadowed by Blackhawk which is a slightly large gambling town down the road, before you get to Central City, but one thing that Blackhawk will never have is the Dostal Alley Brewpub and Casino. Dostal Alley is a casino, family dining establishment, and brew pub – but just like the hills of Colorado – there’s some hidden gold, you just have to pan for it. Dostal Alley offers a variety of beer styles including their own Root beer and cream soda which are worth the in-between of a stout and porter. The brewmaster Buddy Schmalz discusses the history of brewing (with Dave Thomas) in Gilpin County and continues the tradition while also adding to it. (more…)