Aspen Brewing Company
Aspen's only microbrewery—established at 7822 ft in Aspen, Colorado Established in 2008, Aspen Brewing Company was launch with a goal to produce “world-class beer, downstream from nobody.” Producing a wide range of award winning craft beer to represent the outdoor lifestyle embodied in Aspen. Alongside plenty of community support, the brewery also strives to minimise its carbon footprint, recycling hot water and encasing their beers in cans – more environmentally-friendly than bottles. Moreover, Aspen Brewing Company were one of the first breweries to sign on to the Clean Water Act with Environment Colorado and the US Environmental Protection Agency. The brewery has also signed the Brewers for Climate Declaration, declaring they’re committed to the environment and maintaining a sustainable, efficient business. Originally located just across the Roaring Fork River from the site of the original Aspen Brewery (founded in 1885, producing one beer to quench the thirst of Aspen’s mining population) Aspen Brewing Company has a strong community ethos, with a dedicated team passionate about the mountain lifestyle.