In the News

Riff Raff Brewing Company actually gets mentioned by news media once in a while. We try to archive mentions—positive, negative or indifferent—here.

DGO Mag: October 2018

Bring on the Riff Raff – A brewery that names its beers after Grateful Dead songs, serves delicious blueberry hazy IPAs, and is haunted by a ghost who hides pennies? Of course the music/beer/ghost nerds at DGO jumped on the Riff Raff Brewing Co. bandwagon immediately.

Thirst Colorado: November 2017

Hot Springs and Cold Beer – Riff Raff taps geothermal heating March 2016

Riff Raff Brewing Company’s beer proves to be a can’t miss in Pagosa Springs – great overview of RRBC’s beer! April 2016

9 great breweries outside of Denver metro area – A beer writer posted his nine favorite breweries outside of Denver on National Beer Day on April 7. Riff Raff made the list…woohoo!

RootsRated: February 2016

Skiing the Southern Colorado Powder Highway – Relax, recharge, and celebrate your epic day of skiing Wolf Creek with a Big Lambowski at Riff Raff!

Cheat Sheet: December 2015

The Ultimate Ski Vacation: Wolf Creek – The title says it all!  Epic powder days at Wolf Creek followed by soaking in the Hot Springs and sipping on Earth Powered Beer at Riff Raff Brewing Co!

ColoradoBiz Magazine: October 2015

Pagosa Springs business tap geothermal heat – Riff Raff boasts being the second brewery in the world using spring-fed geothermal energy.  Now others are boasting about us, too!

Denver Life Magazine: September 2015

99 Bottles of (Colorado) Beer on the Wall – A tribute to local brews.  Riff Raff’s El Duende Verde Chile and Russian Imperial Stout are featured!

5280 Magazine: September 2015

7 Spectacular Small Town Getaways – 5280 Magazine mentioned Riff Raff Brewing in a nice write up on some of the amazing things Pagosa Springs has to offer.

Outside Magazine: August 18, 2015

Outside Magazine: The 16 Best Places to Live in America: 2015 – Check out #9 Pagosa Springs!

Denver Post First Drafts Blog: December 23, 2014

Our favorite beers of 2014 – Riff Raff Brewing’s Chokecherry Blonde selected as one of writers’ favorite beers of 2014

Denver Post First Drafts Blog: April 12, 2014

Small Colorado breweries come up big at World Beer Cup – Riff Raff Brewing wins bronze!

Denver Post First Drafts Blog: July 30, 2013

Riff Raff Brewing Added to Great American Beer Festival (GABF) roster