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Colorado wine festival

28
Sep

Cheers to a Successful Colorado Wine Festival Bachelorette Party

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Planning a bachelorette party can be a stressful experience for both the bride and her maid of honor, and that’s where Mile High Wine Tours’ saved the day. We hosted an awesome and successful Colorado Wine Festival Bachelorette Party September 15-17 during the Mountain Winefest weekend. To know more details about this particular bachelorette party package, read on as we take you through the girls’ day of fun and wine. First Day Meet and Greet, Departure and Arrival at the Hotel The Colorado Wine Festival Bachelorette Party started with a meet and greet at Wild Women Winery around 12:00 PM where the bride and her best girls enjoyed a complimentary wine tasting of 5 wines with a fantastic lunch. They […]

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13
Sep

Exciting Denver Fall Activities

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There’s already a chill in the air and we all know what that means! The fall season has finally arrived and we are going to share with you some exciting Denver fall activities you can go to. Some of you may want to plan a romantic weekend with your special someone, a wholesome activity for the family, and even check out free events around the city. Here’s a handy guide to help find the perfect activity in Denver in the coming season. Exciting Denver Fall Activities To Watch Out For     Mountain Winefest September 15th to 17th is this year’s 27th Annual Colorado Mountain Winefest, at the Riverbend Park in Palisade. Colorado’s largest and oldest wine festival featuring dozens […]

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20
Mar

Top 5 Wine Festivals in Colorado

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There are numerous Colorado wine festivals that will ultimately satisfy your palate for vino this 2018. Come experience what Colorado has to offer with these top five wine festivals that we’recovering in this article. With Colorado’s wine country consisting of over 100 vineyards and wineries, the state is fast becoming known for its high quality and a wide variety of wine. In fact, one of the wine festivals below has been ranked as the top 2017 wine festival by USA Today. 1. Estes Park Wine & Chocolate Festival This festival usually happens during early February and takes place at the Estes Park Events Complex. 2019 will be its second year but don’t snooze while purchasing tickets for this festival since […]

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05
Mar

5 Things to Know About Colorado Wine

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  Colorado wine particularly refers to wine made from grapes grown in the United States’ state of Colorado. Most of Colorado’s vineyards are on the western slope of the Rocky Mountains, though many are on the Front Range.  Prohibition in the United States virtually wiped out the Colorado wine industry in the early 20th century, much as in other areas.   Eventually resurrected again in the 1960’s, business from commercial wineries grew in 2018. Now, there are inasmuch as close to 150 wineries, including close to 30 cider and 10 mead producers.   Here are the significantly top 5 things to know about Colorado Wine.   1. First, the most popular grapes grown in Colorado are varieties in the species […]

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07
Feb

Colorado Wine Industry Growth

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Do you think you drink a lot of wine? You’re not alone. Here is an interesting fact you probably didn’t know: Consumers of wine in Colorado enjoy more than the average US consumer, 3.1 v.s. 2.5 gallons per person each year. Geography Why is this the case? Colorado’s wine industry has grown at a significantly greater average annual pace than other expected states like California. Colorado has experienced a 15% growth rate since 1992. There are multiple factors affecting this expansion. With more than 300 days of sunshine on average per year, Colorado sees ideal conditions for growing grapes. Along with the sun exposure, Colorado’s climate consists of low humidity, warm days, and cooler evenings. Colorado’s vineyards are present in […]

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24
Jan

Wine Chocolate Festival Estes Park Colorado

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Wine and Chocolate Festival Estes Park Colorado Got a sweet tooth? Join Wild Women Winery and Mile High Wine Tours for the inaugural Wine Chocolate Festival Estes Park, Colorado! We’ve put together another all-inclusive wine festival experience. You’ll taste sweets from the regions finest chocolates, and wine from some of Colorado’s best wineries. We will meet Friday at Wild Women Winery for spritzers and breakfast. After a bit of drinks, food and some time to socialize we depart around 10 am to Estes Park. The Wine and Chocolate Festival takes place at the Estes Park Events Complex. Once you arrive you will receive a commemorative wine glass to taste free samples from the wineries, and tickets to trade in for […]

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26
Sep

Colorado Wine Events Fall 2017

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Upcoming Colorado Wine Events Say goodbye to summer and hello to the season of pumpkin-spice-flavored everything. It’s fall, the season when ski resorts open and the trees are changing colors in the beautiful Colorado mountains. Plan a weekend getaway to a few Colorado wine events to usher in the Colorado fall season. Below you will find 3 wine events happening throughout Colorado in October and November. Whether you’re a wine fanatic or looking for more family-friendly activities, there’s enough here for everyone to get a fill of fall. Wine in the Pines Location: Keystone, CO Date: October 20th & 21st Cost: $130 Website: Wine in the Pines This event was founded by Mike and Margaret Smith to honor their daughter, Kelly, who was born with Cerebral […]

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23
Aug

Drinking Wine and Giving Back

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If you’re looking to take your love of wine and turn it into a way of giving back to the community, you’re in luck. In Denver, as well as nationwide, there are different organizations that use wine as a way to help those in need. By attending an event, purchasing wine online, or participating in a tasting, you’d be supporting charities that are helping to make a difference.   The Bacchanalian Society of Denver; Sip and Support Girls on the Run: Sept 14, 2017 The Denver Bacchus is a sip and support organization. They offer wine tastings and events throughout the year, each benefiting a local organization. Every event features a different varietal, so with each event comes a new […]

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14
Jul

A Palisade Weekend of Wine

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Imagine a weekend where you can go from winery to winery surrounded by acres of vineyards; there’s wine everywhere you look. Sounds like it could be California, right? Fortunately for you, this can be a wine weekend getaway in Palisade, CO. Palisade is a hidden gem for wine lovers and outdoor enthusiasts alike. Located on the Western Slope, there are so many wineries to explore and things to do. It’s a great place to spend time as a family or get together with a group of friends. While there is no bad time to visit Palisade (especially when we’re all about the 300+ plus days of sunshine Colorado has to offer), their peak season usually lasts from May to October, […]

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28
Apr

Colorado Mountain Winefest

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  It’s finally the time of year for concerts, festivals, hiking and camping. If you’re from Colorado, you know that summer can be full of adventure and unforgettable memories. Something I look forward to every year is the Keystone Wine and Jazz festival. The fun starts by getting a group of friends together, renting a scenic hotel room and getting the opportunity to taste hundreds of different wines in a weekend. (Don’t worry, you don’t have to try all the wine if you don’t want to.) The weather is always perfect, the mountain air is refreshing, and the music is exciting. Not only is there wine, but there are amazing food vendors surrounding the festival. The chefs from exquisite restaurants […]

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