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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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 [...]
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, [...]
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.
The first Club Wino of 2012 features a pop-up restaurant in a butcher shop. It includes four Colorado wines, three courses of head-to-toe pig flavors, a special gelato from Little Man Ice Cream, plus guests take home a pig-shaped charcuterie board, a roll of cured salami and a $5 gift certificate to Pig & Block. [...]
Colorado Wino founder and executive sommelier Jacob Harkins will lead a tasting of five wines paired to four dishes created by Spuntino Chef Raul Salazar. The evening will include informal education on wine tasting and the select Colorado wines. Space is limited to 25. $27 in advance | $30 at the door . 6:30 p.m., [...]
Celebrate the second annual Cabernet Day with Local Winos Media at one of 15 headquarters spread out throughout the world. #cabernetday on Twitter. Don’t forget to register in Denver and Internationally
Coming back from a great trip to the West Elks AVA meant we had a great selection of new (to us) wines to share at Club Wino No. 2. Brand new Spuntino chef Raul Salazar created a wonderful menu that upped the ante from our first meeting. Here’s what we had: Welcome We started with [...]
One of Ben Parson’s notable features on the latest Infinite Monkey Theorem release is that it’s shotgunnable. If you’ve followed his story in the press, the British winemaker is known to shotgun a beer or two at notable bars around town. So it should be no surprise that the trendy, gritty winemaker in the Santa [...]
Fresh off the end of a week of firsts — the first Colorado Wine Week and the first CAVE sponsored Colorado WineFest in Denver — it’s time to take a look back at seven lessons learned over great seven days that celebrated local wine. Remember, only 95 days left until Colorado Mountain WineFest kicks off [...]