From its humble beginnings in a few basements around the U.S. two decades ago, craft brewing has become a truly worldwide phenomenon. Two local craft brew enthusiasts turned their passion into the ultimate field trip, searching for craft brews around the wine-dominated countryside of Italy.
The result of their travels is the book Italy Beer Country. It's being launched in Denver this week, just before the Craft Brewers national convention visits town. Authors Bryan Jansing and Paul Vismara visited "First Take with Lando and Chavis to describe what they discovered.