Fadó Irish Pub & Guinness Toast to Denver Fire

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My goodness, my Guinness. Last Friday Fadó Irish Pub hosted The Great Guinness Toast, benefiting Denver Fire and  The Burn Foundation, an amazing non-profit foundation that does great work here in the Denver community. Tons of folks turned out for a great night full of frothy pints, Irish music and firefighters. First of all, I must state […]

Denver Bars with Fireplaces

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We Denverites don’t let a little cold and snow keep us from enjoying our social lives. Oh no. In fact, not a snowy weekend has gone by where I haven’t been involved in a frigid bar crawl in and around Cap Hill. Just last week, friends and I bundled up and trekked, albeit cautiously, to […]

LoDo Bites Announces Ticket Sales

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LoDo Bites is back.  Ticket sales were announced today for the annual restaurant tasting event on Tuesday, June 21 from 5:00pm-9:00pm. Last year’s participants included Big Game, Bistro Vendome, Chophouse, Celtic Tavern, Common Grounds, Dixons, Fadó, Gumbo’s, The Keg, Lime, Mangiamo Pronto!, McCormick’s Fish House, Organixx, P.F. Chang’s China Bistro, Tavern Downtown, Vesta Dipping Grill, the […]

Rockies Opening Day – Drink Specials

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It is time for the season opener folks, and this time I am talking about baseball. Yes, Rockies opening day is upon us this week. If you haven’t already asked for Friday off, you better let your coworkers witness mass quantities of Emergen-C falling out of your pants’ pockets and whip up a good fake […]

That’s whiskey with an ‘e’

Glowing like real gold

Growing up my Grandpa taught me that real Irish folk drink whiskey, and as you may know, I have taken this bit of knowledge to heart.  Being the proud Irish lass that I am I really have no choice but to consume the liquid gold on a regular basis. On a day to day basis […]

I’ve been a wild rover for many a year; And I spent all my money on whiskey and beer

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364 days are practice for one holiday: St. Patrick’s Day When I lived in Dublin, I was told that 364 days were training for the one, the only St. Paddy’s Day.  And, folks, this is true if you’ve ever drunk with the Irish. Granted, we Yanks certainly go over-and-above with green for this holiday.  We […]

An excuse to get inappropriately drunk, thanks Ireland.

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It’s no secret that we, at Denver off the Wagon, enjoy a couple drinks every now and then. It’s also no secret that sometimes we have a couple more than a couple drinks and stumble around downtown Denver. St. Patrick’s Day provides an excuse to do things that would piss off the guys below. Yes […]