When Tom and Diane Barrett moved into their home on Polo Club Drive more than a decade ago, building a charming wine cellar topped Tom’s home improvement list. The partially underground room off the back of the house proved ideal for the project. Tom enlisted the help of local residential carpenter...
March 28 2012, 12:05 PM
THE VILLAGE CORK, 1300 S. Pearl St., 303-282-8399, www.villagecork.comThe Draw A cozy, inviting space that encourages intimate conversation over glasses of wine, small plates, and comforting seasonal entrées such as beef bourguignonne and mac and cheese.The Drawback Service can be...
February 20 2012, 9:01 PM
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Le Grand Bistro & Oyster Bar
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Chef-owner Justin Cucci first made his mark on Denver’s...
I confess: I love the click of concrete under high heels. The thrill of jaywalking in the middle of the block. The silent triumph of finding a parking meter, nearby, with time remaining. I know Coloradans are supposed to love the wood smoke smell of the backcountry—and I do. But I also celebrate...
January 24 2012, 3:58 PM
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Last year’s wine-on-tap trend—grape juice served directly from the keg—was quickly adopted by spots such as Euclid Hall, Table 6, Jax Fish House, and the Kitchen [Next Door]. Now, the eco-friendly practice (i.e., no difficult-to-recycle glass bottles) gets an at-home spin with Denver-based...
January 24 2012, 1:21 PM
Colorado’s lovely Indian summers stretch way into the fall, ensuring there are still plenty of rays to soak up. This is where you’ll find us grabbing a drink and a bite before the first leaf falls. Root Down With a direct view of the Denver skyline, the sprawling east-facing patio is the ultimate...
July 27 2011, 2:33 PM
Two cups define the career of John Grahame, a Denver native and backup goaltender who signed with the Colorado Avalanche this summer. The first, the Stanley Cup, he earned as a goalie for the Tampa Bay Lightning when the team won the National Hockey League’s highest honor in 2004. Today, as his...
November 23 2010, 7:15 PM