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El Moro Spirits and Tavern sets date to reopen

After more than three months of reconstruction to repair damage caused by an Oct. 5 structural fire, El Moro Spirits and Tavern is set for a soft reopening Thursday. “It’s going to take us a few...

DATE: Jan. 16, 2017 | CATEGORY: Food

Bloom Cafe opens on College Drive

Bloom Cafe, a cafe with an emphasis on organic healthy foods, opened Jan. 17 at 309 West College Dr. (in the Albertsons parking lot) in Durango. In-house baker Kristin Wheelock bakes fresh bread...

DATE: Jan. 16, 2017 | CATEGORY: Food

Steamworks to serve S’more Stout for Firkin Fridays

Steamworks Brewing Co. will serve up a S’more Stout for its January Firkin Fridays offering at the Downtown brewpub and Purgy’s “Beach” at Purgatory Resort, Friday, Jan. 6, 2017. The kegs will be...

DATE: Jan. 1, 2017 | CATEGORY: Food

The Grapevine:

Let the celebrations begin! The holidays are a time for festivities with family, friends and coworkers, along with the merriment of food, wine and giving. This also can be the most expensive time...

DATE: Dec. 1, 2015 | CATEGORY: Food

The Grapevine

To spray or not to spray, that is the question. The fear of losing your crop to an infestation can be a powerful motivator to protect your vines with synthetic chemicals. Wine makers and grape...

DATE: Nov. 17, 2015 | CATEGORY: Food

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Zia Taqueria supports community gardens As part of this week’s “Zia Days” celebration, Zia Taqueria is donating a portion of its profits from both its north and south locations on Nov. 10-12 to...

DATE: Nov. 10, 2015 | CATEGORY: Food

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One night only for seasonal Steamworks pumpkin firkin To honor of all of our hardworking local farmers, on Friday, Steamworks Brewing Co. will unveil a limited-release, seasonal firkin beer. ...

DATE: Nov. 3, 2015 | CATEGORY: Food

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Durango Nursery and Supply to host Harvest Fest on Saturday Durango Nursery and Supply will host its third annual Harvest Fest from 12 to 5 p.m. Saturday at the nursery, 271 Kay Cee Lane, off La...

DATE: Oct. 20, 2015 | CATEGORY: Food

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A gluten-free harvest fair Natural Grocers will offer a free sampling of gluten-free foods from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Oct. 20. Selections will include a variety of baked goods, side dishes and snack...

DATE: Oct. 13, 2015 | CATEGORY: Food

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Durango to celebrate Oktoberfest This weekend, American General Media will present Oktoberfest, a family-friendly festival showcasing local food, beer and live music. All six Durango breweries...

DATE: Oct. 6, 2015 | CATEGORY: Food

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El Moro to host beer festival send-off dinner Sept. 16 In preparation for the stiff competition at the upcoming Great American Beer Festival to be held later this month in Denver, El Moro Spirits...

DATE: Sept. 8, 2015 | CATEGORY: Food

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Manna welcomes new chefs Two new chefs will be teaching the culinary program at Manna Soup Kitchen. Culinary Manager McKenzie Miller graduated from The Culinary Institute of America in Hyde Park,...

DATE: Sept. 1, 2015 | CATEGORY: Food