Food

FRONT RANGE WINE FESTIVAL

Calling all wine connoisseurs! The 6th Annual Front Range Wine Festival is taking place on Saturday, August 19 at the Main Park in the quaint and hip town of Windsor, CO. It will feature over 30 Colorado Wineries from the Front Range, Denver and the Western Slope, all here to titillate your tastebuds with tannins, full flavors and fine-crafted floral notes. The wine will be flowing along with various food […]

Local Culture, Arts & Community

Social Wine Rack Night

by Gregg Adams I lived in the San Francisco Bay Area for several years, and, like every other newbie, I was immediately sucked into the vortex of wine culture. While I enjoyed many great wines, I was frequently put off by the “holier-than-thou” attitudes of the winemakers and their tasting-room minions. It didn’t take long to know my winery vocabulary had better include words like “tannic,” “terroir,” “malo-lactic” and “appellation,” […]

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Nothing But Blue Skies Winery Do I See…

by MALINI BARTELS In a town riddled with breweries, locals can now enjoy the newest commercial winery and fermentation spot to hit old town. Blue Skies Winery, located at 251 Jefferson Street, brings class and subtle notes of fruit, oak, and spices to a section of town desperate for clientele. Owners of the establishment, Kate and Pat Atkin, began moving into the space on Jefferson at the end of the […]