Face Plant Ale returns for Iron Horse in familiar form

If there’s an official beverage of the Iron Horse Bicycle Classic, it’s the Face Plant Ale. Brewed by both Steamworks Brewing Co. and Ska Brewing Co. , the beer celebrating this weekend’s iconic...

DATE: May 21, 2019 | UPDATED: 1 day 5 hours ago | CATEGORY: Food

Farmers Market Profile: Fenceline Cider bottles sense of place into beverages

The lone alcohol vendor at the Durango Farmers Market, Fenceline Cider, brings locally-produced cider and wine to the market. “We started a year and a half ago in Mancos and we just go around...

DATE: May 21, 2019 | UPDATED: 1 day 11 hours ago | CATEGORY: Food

Five things you need to know about rosé

June 8 is National Rosé Day, one of those silly national this-or-that days celebrated on the second Saturday in June for the past, well, five years. Registered by nationaldaycalendar.com in 2014 at...

DATE: May 21, 2019 | CATEGORY: Food

I hate raisins. But pickle them, and they make this roasted eggplant salad crazy good.

Smart cooks have their little tricks, back-pocket condiments and add-ons that can transform a dish. Chef and former farmer Abra Berens is one of those cooks, and her new cookbook is full of them....

DATE: May 17, 2019 | CATEGORY: Food

Turn your taco inside out for a nostalgic update on the hard-shell classic

I have a soft spot in my heart for hard-shell tacos. It’s partly thanks to joyful childhood memories of meals whipped up from those boxed kits, but it’s also because they taste lip-smackingly good...

DATE: May 15, 2019 | CATEGORY: Food

Farmers Market Profile: Sacred Song Farm reinvigorates the land

Sacred Song Farm, which specializes in beef, lamb and pork, is on a mission to reinvigorate the land around it. “We rotate our animals every single day,” said Scott Hauck, who manages the...

DATE: May 15, 2019 | CATEGORY: Food

Durango anglers set to head to Alaska for salmon run

As rafters, hikers and bikers dust off their gear in Durango, the Alaskan coast is waking up for the salmon season before the coveted fish start their journey from the Pacific Ocean to perform...

DATE: May 14, 2019 | CATEGORY: Food

Easy-breezy: Planning ahead can make your picnic just that

As the weather warms up, many of us start thinking about enjoying our meals outdoors. But a seamless, successful picnic takes some planning. Having a checklist and some ideas for what foods work...

DATE: May 14, 2019 | CATEGORY: Food

Durango’s farmers markets about to sprout

It’s that time of year when life gets more colorful, which means your refrigerator should be getting more colorful, too. The organizers of Durango’s farmers markets have gotten their hands dirty...

DATE: May 8, 2019 | CATEGORY: Food

EU rules on Spanish cheese dispute involving Don Quixote

MADRID – Don Quixote’s role in Spanish cheese sales has merited a ruling by the European Union Court of Justice. The court issued its opinion in a Spanish case over the labelling of the country’s...

DATE: May 8, 2019 | CATEGORY: Food

Burn victims sue Conagra after cans of cooking spray explode

DETROIT – Eight burn victims sued the maker of Pam cooking spray Tuesday, saying they were severely injured when cans of the spray exploded in their kitchens. The plaintiffs’ attorney, J. Craig...

DATE: May 8, 2019 | CATEGORY: Food

Great wines exist far north of Napa Valley

The appeal of Napa is justified by its classic, iconic style of cabernet sauvignon – ripe, robust and concentrated. And let’s not forget the heavy oak influence of long-barrel aging in new French...

DATE: May 8, 2019 | CATEGORY: Food

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