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50 Best Bars In America

Food & Wine | Posted 02.15.2012 | Home
Food & Wine

From a lounge in a renovated Las Vegas wedding chapel to a 19th-century-style saloon, America's best bars celebrate the handmade, the historical and the locally sourced.

Best Cider-Based Cocktails In Denver

| Sheri L. Thompson | Posted 12.07.2011 | Denver

It’s harvest season, and the apples are falling from trees and into local cocktails. Here are six cider-based drinks around Denver to help get that ...

Best Bets At Denver Beer Fest

| Sheri L. Thompson | Posted 11.21.2011 | Denver

Denver Beer Fest is upon us, and while large beer-themed events such as Oktoberfest and the upcoming Great American Beer Festival garner lots of atten...

Cheers: Pour One Of These Full-Bodied Fall Beers

| Sheri L. Thompson | Posted 11.20.2011 | Denver

The season of picnic beer is over, and full-bodied fall flavors are pouring into Denver. Here are our favorite seasonal brews, created -- and very muc...

Summer Cocktails: 5 Best Ginger-Tinged Tipples

| Sheri L. Thompson | Posted 11.02.2011 | Denver

The root of a good cocktail is apparently ginger, as it’s popping up on menus all over town. Here are a few of Denver’s ginger-tinged tipples that...

Lemon Heaven: 5 Sweet & Sour Libations

| Sheri L. Thompson | Posted 10.24.2011 | Denver

Lemonade: the choice beverage of summer. Rioja's Lemon Quencher, one of our favorite summer cocktails, is a great adult version to try - along with th...

A Toast To Denver's Best Summer Cocktails

| Sheri L. Thompson | Posted 10.02.2011 | Denver

Hot summer afternoons in Denver call for a patio, an umbrella and cool refreshing drinks. Here are our five favorite summer cocktails in the Mile High...

Beat The Heat: Summer Happy Hours, Drink Specials

| Sheri L. Thompson | Posted 09.19.2011 | Denver

Summer was made for happy hours and drink specials. Check out our favorite Denver joints that incorporate a little sunshine into their seasonal fun. ...

High Spirits: Best Colorado Distilleries

| Sheri L. Thompson | Posted 09.20.2011 | Denver

You're a locavore when it comes to filling your fridge; now fill your liquor cabinet with the artisan spirits of local micro-distilleries. Whether you...

Booze With A View: 5 Best Rooftop Bars In Denver

| Sheri L. Thompson | Posted 09.20.2011 | Denver

You know you can find amazing rooftops and cityscape views at Lower Downtown's Lodo's or Tavern... but so does everyone else. To avoid the LoDo masses...

The Best Bars In America

The Daily Meal | Posted 09.16.2011 | Home
The Daily Meal

Bars are wonderful institutions, part watering-hole, part social hub, part cultural phenomenon -- places where people go when they want to be out in a...

Denver's 6 Best Mojitos

| Sheri L. Thompson | Posted 08.10.2011 | Denver

The mojito -- that rum and mint cocktail that tastes like summer in a glass – is not a drink to be trusted to amateurs. For the best in Denver, head...

WATCH: Restaurant Sparks Controversy By Employing The Homeless To Serve Alcohol

Posted 07.15.2011 | Impact

The owner describes it as a family-friendly place, but others are worried about a new restaurant that employs formerly homeless people to serve alcoho...

PHOTOS: Our Picks For The Best Hot Cocktails In Denver/Boulder

Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

Today is National Irish Coffee Day, so we're going to celebrate with that delicious hot cocktail or two. Here's a quick list of some of our favorite d...

Where to Celebrate National Drink Wine Day In Denver

Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

Today is "National Drink Wine Day," so here is a roundup of some great spots to celebrate. Enjoy people watching on a patio, a free tasting, or even t...

Frank Bonanno's Set To Open New Cocktail Bar, Green Russell

Denver Magazine | Stacey Brugeman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

Named for William Green Russell, a Colorado gold miner in the 1850s, the Prohibition-esque watering hole is slated to open November 1. The Bonannos br...

Denver Craft Brews: How Many

Westword | Jonathan Shikes | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

While millions of bleary eyes will gaze longingly at Denver next week when the Great American Beer Festival, Denver Beer Fest and Oktoberfest transfor...

VOTE: Bottoms Up! Denver's Best Beer Lists

Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

We know that Denver's annual beer festivities don't really kick off until next month, when the Great American Beer Festival teams up with the Denver B...

5 Denver Bars That Allow Dogs

Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

The City of Denver has long been renowned for its dog culture as well as its drinking culture. As such, we thought we'd scan the city for the best...

Where To Grab An Outdoor Drink This Summer: Denver's Best Bar Patios (VOTE)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

It's hard to believe summer's already nearing an end. That means just a few more weeks to bask in Denver's renowned summer sunshine, and what better ...

My Brother's Bar Braces Fpr Legal Battle With Wisconsin-Based Brothers Bar And Grill

Denver Business Journal | Ed Sealover | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

A Denver landmark restaurant and a soon-to-open newcomer to the city's bar scene find themselves in a fight between Brothers, but the trademark litiga...

Denver World Cup Guide: The Best Soccer Bars In The City

Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

As the world begins to celebrate the commencement of the 19th FIFA World Cup tomorrow, many Denver area bars and restaurants have begun preparing to a...

Denver Bars: The Morning Commute

Colonel Hector Bravado | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver
Colonel Hector Bravado

Denver Six Shooter is a bar-going blog for the literate, urban lush. In this week's outing, Drew Bixby (Denver's Best Dive Bars) grabs his notepad and looks for pre-9 a.m. cocktails on an RTD line.

Seeing Starz: Drunk at the Denver Film Festival

Colonel Hector Bravado | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver
Colonel Hector Bravado

In this week's adventure, Denver food writer and cocktail poetess Denveater shares her sketchbook from a two-week whirlwind of bars, receptions, lounges, afterparties and more bars.

Denver Weekend LIVE on Twitter: Local Dining, Bars And Entertainment

Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

What's going on this weekend, Denver. We've got your one-stop shop for Denver night life and event, live on Twitter. Do you know a tweeter who's...