• Re:treat!: Homemade Almond Milk

    1 week ago.

     RE:treat! offers yoga-inspired lifestyle adventures in the mountains of Telluride, Colorado and beyond. The philosophy is simple: a yoga vacation should be satisfying at all levels. Attendees should never be starved for food or fun. Throw a bit of lux into the mix and…

  • Pumpkin Recipes for Halloween & Beyond

    3 weeks ago.

    With all due respect to Starbucks et. al., aren’t we over pumpkin lattes by now? A favorite food writer and taste editor Alison Speigel from the Huffington Post, thinks so. And then she offers 39 great ways to get creative with pumpkin, and…

  • Casserole Recipes Worth Giving a Second Chance

    4 weeks ago.

    Leaves are falling with the temperatures. Winter is around the corner. And winter means comfort food: meat loaf, chile, roasts, mac and cheese – and casseroles. Casseroles? Really? Aren’t they so 1950s? According to this article by Alison Speigel in HuffPost…

  • Becoming Local: The Telluride Difference

    1 month ago.

    When I ride the Gondola into town, it’s only a matter of time before I’m identified as a “local." Usually, it happens by the second tower. Then, the inevitable two questions follow. “You live here? Do you know how lucky…

  • ​Drink Boxed Wine

    1 month ago.

    Brian Barrett, Editor in Chief, at Gizmondo offers up 8 very compelling reasons why, if you’re not already, you should be drinking boxed wine. Any possible objection you have to boxed wine is wrong, and I am here to tell you…

  • 10 Outstanding Texas Wines That Are A Good Value

    1 month ago.

    From the Dallas News comes this article which outlines the 10 most outstanding Texas wine values. Revving up for Texas Wine Month in October, the wine panel looked for outstanding Texas wines that are good values. We sampled a cross-section…

  • Don't Blame Big Food For Our Health Problems, Just Stop Buying Crap

    1 month ago.

    Dr. Will Clower, an award-winning author, argues in this article in MindBodyGreen, that we shouldn't blame big food for our health problems, we need to just stop buying crap. The obesity epidemic is so profound that over 65% of Americans now range…

  • The Ten Best Delis in North America

    2 months ago.

    Telluride has a great dining scene... but I do wish we had a traditional Jewish deli.  There's nothing like it.  ShalomLife has put together their list of the top ten delis around North America. When you’re hungry and have a craving…

  • Summer Sunday: Sutcliffe Vineyards

    3 months ago.

    It’s not always easy to keep house guests happy in Telluride. Especially when they’ve been to our box canyon over a dozen times and are finding Bear Creek a little predictable. Which is why Andy and I decided to do…

  • The 6 Beers You Should Always Have in Your Fridge for Killer Pairings

    3 months ago.

    Mike Reis,  a Writer for Seriouseats.com and a Certified Cicerone (look it up!) working as Minister of Education for California-based distributor Lime Ventures, is more than happy to share, "the best beers to keep in your fridge for whatever meal you're…

  • Telluride Mushroom Fest #33: Fun with Food & Forays

    3 months ago.

    The Telluride Mushroom offers multiple food adventures for all tastes and wallets and about five forays per day leaving at 7:30 a.m., 9:30 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. Check the website for details. The Telluride Mushroom Festival, Friday, August 15  – Tuesday,…

  • How to Make Fresh Spring Rolls at Home

    3 months ago.

    Here are step-by-step instructions for making delicious, fresh spring rolls from Contributing Writer & Editor of Food52, Lindsey-Jean Hard: It’s easy to buy pre-made fresh spring rolls from your favorite takeout joint or highfalutin grocery store. Yes, it’s a fast meal…

  • Allred’s Recognized by Wine Spectator Magazine

    4 months ago.

    Local restaurant is recipient of 2014 “Best of Award of Excellence” Time to raise a glass to Allred’s restaurants  for their recent recognition from Wine Spectator magazine for a 2014 Best of Award of Excellence honor. A 10-year winner of the Award…

  • These Fruits Were Made for Grilling

    4 months ago.

      Martha Rose Shulman, an American cookbook author, cooking teacher and food columnist for The New York Times offers up her experience and recipes for grilling fruit. On the Fourth of July, before the meat and fish hit the grill,…

  • 40 Beers to Put on Your Bucket List

    4 months ago.

    Maggie Hoffman, the Founder and Senior Editor at Serious Eats and an admitted beer fanatic, has compiled a list of 40 beers to put on your bucket list. When it comes to beer, we all have our go-to bottles. But…

  • Throwing a 4th of July Bash? Here Are 7 Summer Sides That Will Make Everyone Happy

    4 months ago.

    Throwing a 4th of July bash?  Here are several excerpts from an article in the Food Network's Healthy Eats Blog by Abigail Libers who notes: "You’ll likely be faced with a barrage of requests from friends who are gluten-free, dairy-free,…