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15
Jun

Easy Guide to Choosing Wine at a Restaurant

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Choosing wine can be highly intimidating, especially when you’re going through a complicated menu full of words that you can’t pronounce let alone understand. Raise your glass if you’ve ever ordered something randomly out of being under pressure and because you didn’t want to keep the whole table waiting. To put an end to your grumbling for once and all, here are some tips to help you pick something that would satisfy your palate. 1. First stop in choosing wine is to consider the food you are pairing with the wine. A happy party in your mouth makes eating out an adventure, especially if you choose a wine that agrees with a wide range of the food you ordered. Versatility […]

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28
May

Best Beer and Distilleries in Denver

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Denver has been known to have some of the best breweries and distilleries in the country. But if you’re pressed for time and want a quick list of some of our favorites this is the article for you. Whatever your drink of choice, you are sure to find it here in our list. You don’t have to wade through the city as Denver grows to become the beer Mecca aside from the award-winning wines. Definitely check out our list below. Top 7 Must Visit Beer and Distilleries in Denver 1. Blue Moon Brewery Blue Moon Microbrewery and restaurant is located in a refurbished warehouse in the RiNo (River North) of Denver Metro area. It has been open since  July 17th […]

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22
May

No Stress Birthday Party Celebration Ideas

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  Just because you are not a kid anymore, it doesn’t mean that you can’t still have fun celebrating your birthday party. But planning a birthday party celebration does cause a lot of stress especially if you are busy with work and got no time to plan it. Your birthday should always be a celebration. You have another year to thank for and that should be reason enough to celebrate. If you’ve done the same thing for your birthday over and over, or if you’re just out of ideas for this year’s big bash? Don’t worry. Here’s our solution for stress-free birthday party ideas you are going to be able to plan in the comfort of your desk at work or […]

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23
Apr

Best Activities for a Denver Convention

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Having a Denver convention offers easy access to an incredible selection of arts, entertainment, and top-quality attractions as Denver is notably fast becoming a hot spot in the nation for conventions and conferences.   Organizing a convention or a conference can be daunting and stressful. Since these conventions run for days and sometimes for weeks, if you don’t create or participate in something out of the ordinary from these events, it will become tedious and boring. Thus, having the right leisure activities for your guests is a great way to connect and enrich any conference. Here are top Denver convention ideas for you! 1. Go on a “Scootour” adventure. There’s a guided sightseeing tours on scooters in Denver, Colorado. You’re going […]

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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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03
Nov

How to Host a Successful Company Holiday Party

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A great company holiday party is not about the party itself, it’s a representation of what your employees mean to your organization. This is a wonderful way to say thank you to the people who make your business successful. It’s no surprise that companies that host a well-planned holiday party also retain more employees. To learn how to host a successful holiday party this year, follow our simple guideline below.   If you’re looking for a fun new way to throw your company holiday party, book a wine tour with us! Click here for more information. Why Host a Company Holiday Party? Builds culture. Boosts morale. Helps you and your employees get to know one another. Shows gratitude in a […]

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26
Oct

Colorado Wines: The Next Big Thing

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Colorado Wines When it come to wine regions in the world, Colorado probably doesn’t come to mind. With places like Italy, Spain, Portugal, Chile, California, and France dominating, Colorado vineyards have some tough competition. Being new to the industry, Colorado wines find it hard to compete against wine regions that have been famous for many years.   Regardless of the competition, Colorado wines are up and coming. In fact, Colorado has an advantage. Since it’s so new, it might be more exciting than the Napa and Sonoma Valley wines that we are all too familiar with. How Many Vineyards are in Colorado? The amount of Colorado vineyards may seem sparse, but this isn’t the case. Colorado currently has nearly 60 […]

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19
Sep

Buying Great Wine on a Budget

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The holiday season is upon us, the time of year for friends, family, food — and wine. While several wines can be quite expensive, you do not need to purchase an expensive bottle to enjoy great wine. The price of a wine does not dictate its taste or value. Buying great wine on a budget requires patience, research and different buying techniques. Shopping by region and in bulk allows you to drink wine that’s friendly on the finances. Below you’ll find how to buy wine on a budget so you can prepare for your upcoming holiday festivities. REGION MATTERS Some wine regions give you a lot more bang for your buck than others. Look for wines from Slovenia, Southern Italy and the […]

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09
Aug

Drinking at DIA

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There’s a lot you can do at the airport: shop, sleep, people watch, and of course, drink. It doesn’t matter the time of day or where you’re flying to, there’s no judgment about drinking about the airport (unless you’re drunk on your flight; don’t be that person). You can start your morning with a Bloody Mary or just go straight for the beer and there’s nothing strange about it. If your flight’s delayed and you’re looking to kill some time, the bar’s your friend. It’s a great place to pass the time, get your vacation started early, and even meet some very interesting people.   Fortunately for those who are flying in and out of Denver, the state’s love of […]

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16
Jun

Happy Hour Is My Favorite Hour

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I’m sure we can all agree there are few things better than a great happy hour. Leaving happy hour feeling full, maybe a bit tipsy, and not broke? Sign me up. Sometimes you just need to hit one on a Monday because it’s been a Monday or to celebrate the end of the week on a Friday. There are so many great Denver restaurants and bars with fantastic happy hours (there are even restaurants from our other lists that could be on this one – Central Bistro & Bar, Linger, and Postino to name a few), but these are a simply a few restaurants where the happy hour needs to be taken advantage of.   Lola | Coastal Mexican – […]

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