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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

Irish Car Bomb returns for Firkin Fridays at Steamworks

Steamworks Brewing Co. will reprise the popular “Irish Car Bomb” as Firkin Fridays continues at the brewpub on Friday. The firkin will be tapped at 3 p.m.The Irish Car Bomb will be tapped at...

DATE: Feb. 27, 2017 | CATEGORY: Food

Animas Valley Grange to show two agriculture documentaries

The Animas Valley Grange is showing two films on Feb. 24 from 7 to 8:30 p.m. free to the public. “Unbroken Ground,” a 25-minute film by Patagonia Provisions, explains the role food will play in...

DATE: Feb. 21, 2017 | CATEGORY: Food

Durango breweries gear up for Collaboration Fests

In advance of the fourth annual Collaboration Fest on March 25 in Denver, Ska and Steamworks have teamed up with other breweries to brew new beers. Ska Brewing Co.’s Mod Brewery teamed up with...

DATE: Feb. 20, 2017 | CATEGORY: Food

Steamworks to serve Peanut Butter Cup Stout for Firkin Friday

Firkin Friday, Steamworks Brewing Co.’s monthly beer showcase will continue with the tapping of a “Peanut Butter Cup Stout” on Friday, Feb. 3, at 3 p.m. at the brewpub, amid the 2016 Snowdown...

DATE: Jan. 28, 2017 | CATEGORY: Food

New Mexico pecan farmers see record-high prices for crop

LAS CRUCES, N.M. (AP) — New Mexico pecan farmers and backyard growers are receiving record-high prices for the crop. The Las Cruces Sun-News reports (https://goo.gl/IIA4gM) a new federal report for...

DATE: Jan. 25, 2017 | CATEGORY: Food

How good are your chili, Bloody Marys?

The Snowdown Chili Cook-off and Bloody Mary contest are seeking competitors. The cook-off is a fundraiser for Snowdown that raises over $10,000 per year. Entry is open to restaurants and...

DATE: Jan. 23, 2017 | CATEGORY: Food