Atlas Valley Purveyors
Boulder County's only family general store.

NEWS & EVENTS

Lynn Haney Santas

Lynn Haney Santas are a renowned brand we are proud to carry. We are the only retailer in Boulder County to carry these special, heirloom saints. These make great gifts for Mom, Grandma, friends and more!

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AGING BEER

Most beers are made to be enjoyed as fresh as possible. Regular 6 packs of brown ales, Pilsner lagers, and IPAs should be consumed within 6 to 12 months of production. Other beers are made to be cellared for years and enjoyed with family and friends for special occasions. Some beers are Vintage dated like a fine wine, others have suggested a date in the distant future the beer should be held until, but most beers simply have a production date printed on the label which allows you to know how old your beer is when you do choose to open the bottle.

Sour Beers

Before the advent of microbiology, when people did not yet know what was actually fermenting their beer, all beer was sour. Brewers would rely on a prayer and a breeze to bring propitious microbes into their breweries and would make beer with what arrived.

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