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Ignacio to host rocky mountain oyster event

Ignacio FFA Chapter will present its biannual rocky mountain oyster and chicken fry event from 5 to 7 p.m. Sept. 15 at the Ag Shop at Ignacio High School, 315 Ignacio St. An all-you-can eat dinner...

DATE: Sept. 12, 2017 | CATEGORY: Food

Steamworks reprises Colorado Proud Pale Ale

Steamworks Brewing Co.’s limited production beer, Colorado Proud Pale Ale is set to be tapped on Friday. The beer is made using ingredients exclusively from Colorado, including mountain spring...

DATE: Sept. 4, 2017 | CATEGORY: Food

Avalanche Brewing Co. wins Brewfest award

Avalanche Brewing Co. was chosen as the winner of the People’s Choice Award at the 2017 San Juan Brewfest on August 26. The winner was selected by attendees of the Brewfest. Avalanche Brewing is...

DATE: Sept. 4, 2017 | CATEGORY: Food

Steamworks to introduce its BFF, a banana firkin

Steamworks Brewing Co. will continue its Firkin Fridays series by tapping “My BFF” (Bananas Foster Firkin) at 3 p.m. on Friday. Inspired by the popular desert made from bananas, vanilla ice cream...

DATE: Aug. 29, 2017 | CATEGORY: Food

Ska releases new Tart Mexican Logger

Ska Brewing Co. recently announced the release of its new Tart Mexican Logger, a sour version of the famous Mexican Logger, created by the company’s Mod Project. The beer is now available in 12 oz....

DATE: Aug. 14, 2017 | CATEGORY: Food

Pine River Library to offer jam and jelly workshop

Wendy Rice of the La Plata County Extension Office will offer “Jams and Jellies 101,” a hands-on workshop about making jam and jelly, 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. July 27 at the Pine River Library, 395...

DATE: July 11, 2017 | CATEGORY: Food

Wines of the San Juan wins 16 medals

Wines of the San Juan, a winery in Blanco, New Mexico, received 16 medals in the 2017 New Mexico State Fair Wine Competition. The winery received a Double Gold for its Serendipity Merlot. This...

DATE: July 11, 2017 | CATEGORY: Food

Steamworks to tap Watermelon Gose

Steamworks Brewing Co. will continue its Firkin Fridays series and celebrate summer by tapping a Watermelon Gose at 3 p.m. on Friday. A Gose style is a top-fermented, highly carbonated beer that...

DATE: July 4, 2017 | CATEGORY: Food

Durango Farmers Market begins; others approaching

As summer approaches, farmers markets are returning to Durango and the surrounding area. The Durango Farmers Market began on Saturday. It will be held every Saturday from 8 a.m. (9 a.m. in October)...

DATE: May 16, 2017 | CATEGORY: Food

Durango-based authors to launch anti-cancer diet book

A book launch for The Metabolic Approach to Cancer, by Dr. Nasha Winters, and Jess Higgins Kelley will be held Monday from 5 to 7 p.m. at Eolus Bar & Dining, 919 Main Ave in Durango. A $40 ticket...

DATE: May 15, 2017 | CATEGORY: Food

Steamworks to tap Spring Break ’89 ale

Steamworks Brewing Co. will continue its Firkin Fridays series with a coconut, pineapple and rum Wit, dubbed the “Spring Break ‘89” to be tapped on Friday. The firkin will be tapped at 3 p.m. at...

DATE: April 3, 2017 | CATEGORY: Food

Durango Farmers Market starts sponsorship program

The Durango Farmers Market has implemented a sponsorship program to offer community members a new way to support the seasonal market and contribute to maintaining and enhancing the market...

DATE: April 3, 2017 | CATEGORY: Food