Those juicy, delicious Colorado peaches, from the orchards of our glorious Western Slope are showing up en masse at area farmers’ markets and it’s hard not to buck the typical $4 a pound price and go for a whole case and save some money.
Making Whiskey and distilled spirits involves a process measured in months and years. That’s why winning awards and seeing demand spread and grow is not something you would expect from someone who describes himself as an ADHD (attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder) distiller.
One of the benefits of the craft beer boom is the viral growth of beer festivals. Without exaggeration, you can find a beer festival, or one that touts dozens, of craft beers being served, on every weekend from Mother’s Day through Halloween.
On Saturdays from now until the weekend before Thanksgiving, there will be hoards of people -- 6,000 in Boulder and 2,000 in Longmont, on average -- filling their baskets with beets, honey, greens, tomatoes and more.