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Colorado Urban Winefest

Back for the second year, Colorado Urban Winefest sets up in a new location, Sculpture Park in front of the Denver Center for Performing Arts. It will feature more than 40 wineries; free wine education including an interactive wine wheel, roving wine experts and a sommelier shootout; food trucks and more. It’s the marquee event [...]

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Colorado Wine Cocktail Celebration

Think mimosas or sangrias are the only ways to mix wine into a cocktail? Well, four of the city’s top bartenders, lead by rockstar Kevin Burke of Colt & Gray, will be dusting off the vintage recipe books to create several Colorado wine inspired cocktails. $5. The Colorado-wine inspired cocktails will be on special and [...]

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April 12: Luca D’Italia wine dinner at Bookcliff Vineyards

One of Denver’s premier chefs is heading to Boulder for an intimate winery dining experience. Hunter Pritchett at Luca D’Italia will stop into Bookcliff Vineyards for a multi-course, wine-paired dinner. Luca is a high-end Italian restaurant on Capital Hill owned by Denver restaurateur Frank Bonanno. Tickets are $65. 6 p.m., April 12 at Bookcliff Vineyards, 501 Lee Hill Road [...]

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March 31: Bonacquisti Wine Co. Spring Release Party

Ever had a dry rose of Cebernet Franc? If not, Saturday is your chance as the Bonacquisti Wine Co. celebrates spring with the release of two warm weather wines, a 2011 Rosé and a 2011 Riesling. And what pairs better with Riesling than a little Chinese food? For our money, not much. Bambu Mobile Chinese, [...]

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March 22: BookCliff Vineyards wine dinner with Pizzeria Basta

Pizza and wine, is there any better combination? That’s what BookCliff Vineyards aims to find out on Thursday when it teams with Kelly Whitaker of Pizzeria Basta for a wine dinner at the winery in north Boulder. The menu will expand far from pizza (but still using the same wood-fired oven that creates Basta’s highly [...]

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March 18: Edesia Food and Wine Festival

The second annual Edesia Food and Wine Festival will include local restaurants (Le Rouge, Bin 707, Inari’s and more), wineries (Grande River, Colterris, Mesa Park Vineyards and more) and distilleries serving samples of food, wines and spirits. The event will include cooking demonstrations from chef Glenn Smith from the Cooking School of Aspen. The event includes [...]

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March 10: Spring Forward Jubilation Celebration

The 2011 Jubilation release (a 50/50 blend of Colorado Cabernet and Merlot) is more than a typical bottle unveiling; it celebrates the 10th harvest at The Winery at Holy Cross Abbey. The Spring Forward Jubilation Celebration will also feature new releases of the 2010 Colorado Merlot Divinity and the 2009 Colorado Syrah Reserve. The winery [...]

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Feb. 27: Charlie Palmer chef’s table at District Meats with Infinite Monkey Theorem

Renowned Chef Charlie Palmer will help celebrate Denver Restaurant Week with a special, five-course seating limited to 20. The menu will be paired with Infinite Monkey Theorem wines.

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Feb. 23: Salt the Bistro wine dinner at Bookcliff Vineyards

Bradford Heap, the farm-to-table chef guru behind both Salt and Colterra will stop into Bookcliff Vineyards for a multi-course wine-paired dinner in the winery.

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1/28: Chocolate, Wine and Cheese at Desert Moon Vineyards

  Desert Moon Vineyards offers a variety of classes each week at its Englewood winery, and this is one of the most popular, selling out in advance often. This expert-led tasting of the winery’s offerings includes the basics of tasting and pairing with chocolate and cheese. $30. 3 p.m., Jan. 28, Desert Moon Vineyards, 12656 [...]

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