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Cheat Sheet: Wine Pairings at Jimmy’s

Headed to the Food & Wine Classic in Aspen? Stop at Jimmy's and pair your casual eats with fancy vino like a pro.


Headed to the Food & Wine Classic (June 17 to 19) in Aspen this month? If so, your trip is likely to include a stop at Jimmy’s, An American Restaurant & Bar, a local favorite for stiff margaritas and upscale comfort food. Although the eats are mostly casual, the eatery’s wine program, led by certified sommelier Greg Van Wagner, is anything but lowbrow. In fact, it’s one of the most celebrated in town. We asked Van Wagner for a cheat sheet so you can order like a pro.


This article appeared in the June 2016 issue of 5280.

Callie Sumlin, Associate Food Editor

Callie Sumlin creates stories for 5280's Eat & Drink section, manages the dining guide, and oversees 5280.com's digital food-related coverage and weekly e-newsletter, Table Talk.

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