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The Caption to this Photo May Sound Familiar…

When you next have a chance, visit the website of a writer and artist from Torino that we just met. Not only does Vincenzo Reda write about wine, he also paints in wine.  In fact, his lead page has more photos (and you can find us in more than one of them) of the event pictured below. This was the celebration of a harvest, the 80th harvest for the Brezza family patriarch, Oreste, in Barolo. Of…

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Downtown Merchant Cited For…Being the Best!

5280 Magazine, published in Downtown Denver after all, found a winner in its own backyard. Top of the Town 2012 awards are announced in the July issue, now on sale. And, the Best Wineshop in Denver. Wines off Wynkoop, of course. Tucked in the alley behind the Tattered Cover Bookstore in LoDo, WOW is actually celebrating their 15th Anniversary this week! A fine and eclectic wine collection is doled out by some truly talented and…

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Burning Beauty Questions About To Be Answered!

Like, “Does a French wine go best with a French Manicure?” Or, “What beer will actually stand up to a blow-dryer?” Those dilemmas, and many others, will soon be styled…er, solved… at Fluff Bar, 1516 Wazee. As we lament recent and impending vacancies along Wazee (Dixon’s, Gumbo’s, Big Game), it’s been easy to overlook this developing nook’s conversion to a combination cocktail lounge, styling salon and champagne bar. But, according to the website, Fluff should join…

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Here’s the REAL “Taste of Colorado”! What’s Yours?

Looking ahead a couple of weeks, the events calendar shows that, once again, there will be a big food thing at the Civic Center. Corn cobs, turkey legs, hummus and beer. A lot of people who do not live Downtown will go, try to figure out the parking, and pay too much for the same food, but in smaller portions, that they can find any day at their neighborhood strip mall. But, Downtown Residents can…

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Yet Another Fight in LoDo!

Here’s one battle that is actually going to take place Downtown tonight. No sooner did we know about this event a few weeks ago that they announced it was Sold Out! So, no promotion here, just letting you know what that big tent is at Union Station. Later it will be filled with 12 restaurants vying for the title of Denver’s Best Burger. And, a bunch of beautiful people who paid $65 or $85 to…

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Time to Toast Another Saturday Brunch at LoDo’s Translations Gallery!

The Art of Wine provides the background for this Saturday’s Brunch with the Artists, free and open to the public from 11-2 on Saturday, July 16th. Translations Gallery is at 1743 Wazee, and owner Judy Hagler is a fine provider of contemporary fine art…and delicious food! The Brunch series has proved very popular in this LoDo venue. The featured artists in the Art of Wine show will be there to visit with you about their…

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