Tasting Colorado Wines with Jacob Harkins

When I found out Colorado is home to about 100 wineries, the only words I had were “shut the front door.” But it’s true, and I’ve got to say that the little I’ve has been an eye-opener to what Colorado wines have the potential to do. Since Colorado Wine Week is coming up, I thought […]

Wine Down the Rail

Colorado Wine Week is fast approaching. And by fast, I mean it starts Sunday, June 3, and lasts until Saturday, June 9. It will be filled with amazing events including a Colorado Wine Cocktail Celebration, Colorado Wine Farmers’ Market, and wait for it…Wine Down the Rail. Wine Down the Rail is a pretty rad idea. […]

Club Wino’s “Game Night” at the Pig & Block Charcuterie

On Monday night (2/27/12), Colorado Wino founder Jacob Harkins and Pig & Block Charcuterie owner Jeff Bauman hosted the Club Wino No. 7, a monthly club that encourages locals to explore Colorado wines. After attending “Gettin’ Piggy with It” back in January, I couldn’t miss this month’s “Game Night,” an entire feast of game meat […]

Piggy and Vino, a recap.

I’m going to be honest here.  I don’t remember much of this night.  Part of that because it was several weeks back.  The other part? There was a lot of wine.  A lot of pig, too.  But also a lot of Colorado wine.  The pictures and the food porn/orgasm menu had to be posted, too. […]

What to Serve? A Colorado Wino Thanksgiving

Whatever your reason for adding some vino to your Thanksgiving – from savoring the enhanced flavors of a good pairing or to make your curmudgeon of an uncle more palatable – you’ve come to the right place. As you stand surveying the sea of options, unsure of what to pick, we have some varietal and […]

The Liquid Diet

This week it is all about the juice – grape juice that is – that has been fermented so it has booze in it! Thursday November 3, 2011 at 6:14 PM MST: I was invited to compete in the Taste of Elegance wine competition, which I did not win.  I just wanted to get that […]

Join the Club… Club Wino, that is!

What better to get your wino on than to join a group of fellow grape lovers with Club Wino? We absolutely agree with 5280’s Amanda Faison: this is a screaming deal for foodies and wine folks. Whether you’ve tasted yourself through Chateauneuf-du-Pape or are just stepping up from box wine, this is a great opportunity to expand […]