One Day In A Bottle – Veuve Clicquot

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Over the holiday weekend I took the plunge. I had been planning the engagement since late August when I purchased a beautiful ring on my first Saturday of ring shopping. I had no intention when I walked into Shane & Co. of buying an engagement ring that day. But I occasionally give myself up to […]

It’s all in the name – CRAVE

20 Layer Cake

“Welcome to Crave, would you like a glass of Veuve Clicquot?” With that opening line, we were ushered into Crave, a new dessert bar & lounge located at the corner of 14th and Champa, in the Spire building.  I mentally pinched myself, giggling inside at the thought sipping on premium champagne as I skipped up to […]

The Liquid Diet

Why, yes, that is an ice luge of the Le Grand's Eiffel Tower spitting out my delicious cocktail...

This Week in The Liquid Diet: This week I find myself knee-deep in cocktails and miraculously drink my way out of it! It begins with an evening filled with a first glimpse of the million dollar view atop Linger on their rooftop patio and a cocktail at Justin’s OG spot Root Down with the one and […]

Where, oh, where has my bartender gone? Tales of the Cocktail, of course.

Cocktail Colt and Gray

As you stop in this week to your local cocktail joint, you may notice that your favorite bartender might not be behind the bar.  Bartenders, distributors, and distillers alike are jet-setting down to Tales of the Cocktail held in New Orleans, capital of the sazerac, from July 20 to July 24.  Every year, the booze […]

A little hooch in your brew: 1st Annual Beer Cocktail Party Recap

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A beer cocktail is a beautiful thing. What is a beer cocktail, exactly?  In the most basic form it’s spiking your beer, or beer-ing your liquor.  It’s the marrying of beer and spirit.  For beer lovers, a beer cocktail is a great way to have a cocktail, with a little hooch in your brew.  For […]

New Bar Updates

The Occidental seems they won’t be opening their doors.  Rumor has it they won’t open at all due to property management issues and those involved walked away from the project.  So, we await the opening of Williams & Graham while mourning the closed doors (for now) of The Squeaky Bean. (More Wagon articles on The […]

Announcing the 1st Annual CO Beer Cocktail Party

We get it.  You’re hot stuff. Maybe you made it to Food & Wine in Aspen where Avery Brewing Company and Peak Spirits threw down the challenge to create amazing beer cocktails. Maybe you made it this Monday to the Colorado Cocktail Project to find Colorado’s cocktail, Marnie Ward’s “Tree Line”. Maybe you’re fascinated by […]