• To Your Health: Bringing Home the Bacon – Or Not

    2 months ago.

    So what’s up with the scary headlines about bacon? Should eggs AND bacon become a thing of the past to protect your health? Let's try to put all the noise in context. In October, 2015, 22 scientists from 10 countries met at the…

  • To Turkey Or Not to Turkey, That Is the Question

    2 months ago.

    What was on the menu of the very first Thanksgiving dinner? And what will you serve? The first question is easily answered by Megan Gambino of Smithsonian.com. The second, well, we offer a few choices for traditional from The Cooking Channel,…

  • Telluride Best in Colorado

    3 months ago.

    In the recent reader’s survey in Ski Magazine, (October 2015 issue), Telluride deemed best ski resort in Colorado; 4th in the West. Don't wait to book your vacation. Go here for information about ski-and-stay packages.  When readers fill out the resort survey…

  • To Your Health: Vitamins & Supplements, Yes or No?

    4 months ago.

    I am asked nearly everyday by patients and friends alike whether or not to take vitamins and supplements. As it turns out, nutrient supplements are a double-edged sword, so it’s worth exploring the risks and benefits to help everyone decide whether and…

  • Telluride First: Dr. T. Colin at Wellness Summit

    5 months ago.

    Telluride First Foundation’s inaugural conference in Mountain Village features Dr. Deepak Chopra as keynote speaker. Dr. T. Colin Campbell, co-author of “The China Study,” the largest investigation of nutrition every conducted, and ultra-athlete, Rich Roll, also a plant-based food advocate, among top-tier…

  • Summer Sunday: Finding Chanterelles

    5 months ago.

    The goal of the trip wasn’t to gather mushrooms. We were headed to a hut to enjoy the last days of summer before school began. We were 12 people strong, 6 adults, 6 kids, loaded to the gills with chocolate,…

  • Madeline Hotel: New Food & Beverage Execs

    5 months ago.

    Madeline Hotel & Residences is pleased to announce two management-level appointments to its dining operations: Flynt Payne as Director of Food & Beverage and George Morris as Executive Chef. "By appointing Flynt and George to these key culinary roles, the hotel is continuing…

  • Mountainfilm Regular Dan Buettner on Eating Well

    6 months ago.

    As an ex-New Yorker – not really, if you were born there, you are never really “ex” – I remain addicted to the New York Times. On August 2, the Sunday Styles section featured an article by Jeff Gordinier about Telluride Mountainfilm regular Dan…

  • Telluride Wine Festival: Max McCalman, Say Cheese!

    7 months ago.

    Say cheese! And if you are clued in, your next words would be “Max McCalman.” The man is a Really Big Cheese in the international world of Food & Beverages. In fact, McCalman and cheese go together like, well, wine…

  • Telluride Wine Fest #34: Overview

    8 months ago.

    “Wine is the only thing that makes us happy as adults for no reason,” cartoonist Saul Steinberg In vino, some split decisions about the veritas? Used to be if you knew wines you knew about the turf issue. The grape…

  • Olive Oil: Good or Bad for You?

    8 months ago.

    In our kitchen, olive oil (rather than butter or other oils) is the go-to for cooking. But have we been making the right choice? And if we have, are all olive oils created equal? Which ones are best for cooking? For…

  • Earth Matters: Trans-Pacific Partnership & U.S. Food Safety

    8 months ago.

    Contributor Bill Mason returns after an extended absence with his column about issues that impact the health of the Big Blue Marble we live on. Below Earth Matters asks: What’s the beef with the Trans-Pacific Partnership and U.S. food safety? Standing…

  • Healthiest Foods You May Not Be Eating - Yet

    10 months ago.

    Writing for Details, Lisa Silva put together a short list of “The 7 Healthiest Foods You Aren’t Eating (Yet)." Let's rethink your grocery list. Sure, you gulp bone broth by the gallon and eat kale like there's no tomorrow—but the…

  • In Praise of Siam Telluride

    10 months ago.

    Writing for Denver’s 5280, Megan Barber discovered Asian treats in a number of ski resorts, but her praise for Siam Telluride was lavish calling it "one of the best Asian fusion and Thai spots in the state." You go Jeff and…

  • A Diet to Cut Alzheimer's Risk

    10 months ago.

    “Still Alice” just played at The Nugget. But even you if missed the movie, its premise was grist for the media mill: Julianne Moore is Alice Howland, a linguistics professor at Columbia diagnosed with early onset Alzheimer’s, having inherited the life-changing disease from…

  • Reasons Why Telluride Is A Secret Foodie Hot Spot

    11 months ago.

    One journalist on a junket to Telluride was as snowed by the colorful stuff on her plate as she was by the white stuff on our mountain. This blog by Jennifer Kester of ForbesLife offers “10 Reasons Why Telluride Is A Secret…