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On the bunny trail It’s Easter this weekend, and of course everyone needs a chocolate bunny. Carly Snider, owner of Animas Chocolate Co. on North Main, makes foot-tall versions in dark chocolate...

DATE: March 31, 2015 | CATEGORY: Food

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Local chef debuts downtown food truck A hometown boy done good is returning from his travels to open a food truck serving strictly fresh and from-scratch food on Main Avenue. Chef Marcos Wisner,...

DATE: March 16, 2015 | CATEGORY: Food

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Guido’s woos locals with lunch specials No snow, lower prices – now that’s an equation that works to a diner’s benefit. Guido’s Favorite Foods, that temple to authentic trattoria cooking, is...

DATE: March 10, 2015 | CATEGORY: Food

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Italian olive oil in limited supply Durangoans Peter Pizzoferrato and Anna Hollowell of Fresh Pressed Olive Oil are crowing over taking a third-place win for their organic Masciantonio oil in the...

DATE: March 3, 2015 | CATEGORY: Food

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Free gardening workshop teaches cover cropping Have you ever thought about cover cropping for your garden? Not really sure what that means or why you should do it? As part of the first workshop of...

DATE: Feb. 24, 2015 | CATEGORY: Food

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Gourmet weeknight meals without the hassle Want some help preparing dinner this week? Linda Illsley of Linda’s Local Food Café is at the ready. She’s offering her cooked-food service once again,...

DATE: Feb. 17, 2015 | CATEGORY: Food

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Ayurvedic practice celebrates anniversary Surya Health and Wellness, 1032 Main Ave., is celebrating its one-year anniversary from 5 to 8 p.m. Friday with food and drinks, live music, store specials...

DATE: Feb. 10, 2015 | CATEGORY: Food

Denny’s unveils remodel, hosts discount day

A longtime favorite with the late-night bar crowd and the predawn breakfast club, Durango’s Denny’s, 666 Camino del Rio, has a new look. To celebrate the reopening of the newly renovated...

DATE: Feb. 3, 2015 | CATEGORY: Food

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Durango’s newest Mexican restaurant opens its doors Goodbye Christina’s Bar and Grille, hello Chavolos Mexican Restaurant. The restaurant space next to the Best Western on U.S. Highway 160 changed...

DATE: Jan. 27, 2015 | CATEGORY: Food

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Garden share program for low-income families Manna Soup Kitchen and the Garden Project of Southwest Colorado are partnering to offer a garden share program for low-income families. Garden Project...

DATE: Jan. 20, 2015 | CATEGORY: Food

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Girl Scouts go gluten-free If you’re a fan of Thin Mints, those peppermint-patty-like wafers sold by Girl Scouts everywhere, you might want to try some of their new flavors this year, one of which...

DATE: Jan. 13, 2015 | CATEGORY: Food

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Natural Grocers offers free classes If you’d like to learn how to make your own smoothies, health coach Tiffany Godwin will teach you how, at 6 p.m. Jan. 13, in Natural Grocers’ demonstration...

DATE: Jan. 5, 2015 | CATEGORY: Food