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02
Jun

Food and Wine Festivals in Colorado Mountain Towns

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Come for the winter, stay for the summer. While many people flock to the Colorado mountains for the promise of fresh powder, the summer season is not to be overlooked. Mountain towns are known to host some of the best food and wine festivals in the region, with weekend long events at Breckenridge, Telluride, and Steamboat. It’s a perfect opportunity for city dwellers to take a long weekend and enjoy some great food and wine with a stunning mountain backdrop.   Telluride Wine Festival; June 22-25, 2017: Over the course of Thursday – Sunday, the Telluride Wine Festival will feature some of the best chefs and wine experts. With over 20 wineries participating (including Denver’s The Infinite Monkey Theorem), this […]

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14
Apr

Drinks With a View

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Spring is in the air, and if you’re anything like me, you’re itching to take advantage of the beautiful Colorado weather we’re having. There’s no telling when the next snowstorm may hit, so why not take advantage of this weather when you can? Personally, my version of spending time outside involves a patio or rooftop deck and a delicious drink in my hand. And fortunately for me, Denver has plenty of options that allow me to do such that. Whether it be Downtown, Cherry Creek, or LoHi, there is no shortage of places where I can drink and enjoy this beautiful state I call home.     Avanti F&B, a collective eatery This upscale version of a food court is […]

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17
Dec

Red Wine Can Save Your Life

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Lush-ing over good red wine is one thing, but drinking a glass a day to save your life is the best decision you will ever make. By Epiphinae McClennon If adding a glass of your favorite of Cabernet Sauvignon to dinner every night is not apart of your New Year’s resolutions you should reconsider. Whether you are contemplating a new diet or getting your overall health on track, keeping a good bottle of red will come in handy. Drinking red wine has health benefits as long as you drink it in moderation. Cures The Common Cold Just like clock work you get the sniffles the second week of December and you are always trying new ways to beat it before […]

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30
Nov

Brine with Wine

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Wine is not only for drinking with your meal. You can brine and marinate your meats with it to get that next level flavor your family will enjoy. By Epiphinae McClennon Brining your meats is becoming more popular by the everyday cook. Leaner meats benefit from brining because the salt water solution creates an opportunity for the muscles in the meat to absorb the moisture. The ultimate wish for every holiday cook is to present a bird that is perfectly golden, crispy, and juicy. Adding wine into the mix will not disappoint you. By using a wine that you would pair to drink you create a complimentary flavor that creates and experience in your mouth. To brine with wine, a […]

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23
Nov

Have Wine and Be Merry!

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Nothing says happy holidays like a good wine. Here are some ways to win with wine this season! By Epiphinae McClennon The time has come my friends. Yes, the holidays are among us and it is time to sprinkle your holiday magic. Whether it be impressing the in-laws with an aged red wine or wowing your guests with an infused dish, here you will find all you need to be victorious this holiday! The Ultimate Gift  You are steadily trying to avoid holiday shopping. Everything about Black Friday sales and endless checkout lines makes you uneasy about Christmas with the family. This year, use wine to impress your best friend, in-laws, and coworkers. An article from snooth.com says that the […]

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14
Apr

FREE Spring and Summer Concerts, Festivals and Events in Denver

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Spring is finally here and summer is only a couple of months away. That means Denver’s free concerts activities and other events are right around the corner. Here are some of our favorite free events in Denver! CINCO DE MAYO When: May 7 – 8 Where: East Colfax Avenue Denver, CO 80202 The Cinco de Mayo “Celebrate Culture” Festival happens every year on the weekend of May 5th. Although this festival is extremely fun and has a ton of delicious Mexican food it also has an altruistic goal of the economic development in poor communities. The festival also helps to provide affordable housing opportunities to low and moderate income families and individuals.  For complete event information and updates, please visit […]

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