Ska Brewing Co. releases dark version of a favorite beer

Since 1999, one of the sure signs that it’s spring or summer in Durango has been Ska Brewing Co.’s Mexican Logger on the shelves. After all, those were the only seasons in which you could purchase...

DATE: Dec. 30, 2020 | CATEGORY: Food

These 10 food trends were the distractions we needed in 2020

This year, many of us spent a lot more time in our kitchens than we could have imagined, turning out multiple meals a day and sometimes getting bored with our own rinse-and-repeat repertoires. We...

DATE: Dec. 29, 2020 | CATEGORY: Food

Pandemic gives rise to Durango-based grazing board business

In the time of COVID-19, it’s rare that the pandemic leads to the start of a food business rather than the end of one. But that is exactly what happened for Farm to Fingers, a new service that...

DATE: Dec. 23, 2020 | CATEGORY: Food

Christmas dinner can be festive - and thrifty - with this $60 feast for four

One of the realities of Christmas 2020 is that many people are on tighter budgets than usual. That doesn’t have to be an impediment to a sumptuous, festive holiday meal – instead, let it be like a...

DATE: Dec. 22, 2020 | CATEGORY: Food

Crack open the best 2020 wine books for rich history, international politics and a vintner’s lively memoir

Each year at this time, I recommend my favorite wine books published in the previous 12 months. In this year of coronavirus and isolation, we have more time to read, stoke our thirst and even plan...

DATE: Dec. 17, 2020 | CATEGORY: Food

Figs stuffed with goat cheese are the low-effort, high-flavor appetizer you need

I lit up like the twinkling decorations around me when I overheard two women at a holiday potluck a few years ago rave about their favorite bite of the night: the stuffed figs I brought! This was...

DATE: Dec. 17, 2020 | CATEGORY: Food

Crisp on top and cheesy throughout, this butternut squash and apple gratin belongs on your fall table

Every fall, I sample as many apple varieties at the farmers market as I can manage. My goal: Find the most flavorful, naturally – but also the absolute firmest, too. Nothing makes me sadder than...

DATE: Dec. 16, 2020 | CATEGORY: Food

Food giants seek ban on soy from deforested Brazil region

Some of the world’s largest food companies and grocers urged commodity suppliers including Archer-Daniels-Midland Co., Bunge Ltd., Cargill Inc. and Louis Dreyfus Co. to stop trading soybeans...

DATE: Dec. 15, 2020 | CATEGORY: Food

Coronavirus can travel farther and faster inside restaurants than previously thought, South Korean study suggests

Earlier this year, two diners at a South Korean restaurant were infected with novel coronavirus in a matter of minutes from a third patron who sat at least 15 feet away from them. The third patron...

DATE: Dec. 13, 2020 | CATEGORY: Food

12 holiday cookie recipes to end the year on a sweeter note

Like just about everything else in this tumultuous year, baking in 2020 has felt like no other. From ingredient shortages and reduced grocery runs to the crushing, simultaneous weight of a global...

DATE: Dec. 9, 2020 | CATEGORY: Food

Ska Brewing releases new cocktail-flavored hard seltzers

With the COVID-19 pandemic at Level Red in much of Colorado at the moment, partying in person is extremely inadvisable. Ska Brewing Co., however, is banking on the idea that people might be...

DATE: Dec. 7, 2020 | CATEGORY: Food

7 smart tips for baking better cookies

We’ve baked a lot of cookies in our time. Dozens of batches, untold hundreds (thousands?) of individual treats. Between all that cooking, along with a healthy dose of developing and editing...

DATE: Dec. 6, 2020 | CATEGORY: Food

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