Head sommelier Chris Dunaway is ready to step into his new role
Just four years after joining The Little Nell, Chris Dunaway, 30, has succeeded Carlton McCoy, managing the resort’s Grand Award–winning wine program. Trained at the American Sommelier Association and in New York’s best wine programs, including those at restaurants by Daniel Boulud, Dunaway has taken the helm ... More
Eleven Madison Park alums go West with their winter pop-up restaurant, EMP Winter House
After two insanely successful summers in the Hamptons, Eleven Madison Park is moving its pop-up dining experience to the slopes with the launch of EMP Winter House, in partnership with American Express. Chef Daniel Humm and restaurateur Will Guidara have created the perfect après-ski spot inside ... More
Savor the delicious flavors of modern mountain cuisine at the luxe St. Regis Aspen
Nestled at the base of Aspen Mountain, St. Regis Aspen recently underwent some renovations, including the debut of a sleek new restaurant for this ski season: Velvet Buck (named after the velvet fur that grows on the antlers of a male deer). Exposed brick and mounted antlers ... More
Our picks for the most memorable sips and bites in Aspen
Last weekend, the crème de la crème of the food and wine world descended upon Colorado for the Food & Wine Classic in Aspen’s 35th annual celebration of everything food, wine and fun. Here are a few of our favorite finds, discoveries and delights:
Jack Edwards Collection, a wine importer ... More
Our picks for the top spots to enjoy a cocktail after hitting the slopes
Belly Up 450 South Galena Street bellyupaspen.com The live music at this downstairs venue is particularly excellent. Past performers have included B.B. King, Phoenix, Nas and Counting Crows.
Caribou Club 411 East Hopkins Avenue caribouclub.com This members-only club offers velvety couches and plush ... More
Our picks for the top spots to eat breakfast, lunch and dinner
Ajax Tavern 685 East Durant Avenue ajaxtavernaspen.com This popular hangout boasts excellent food and notoriously delicious drinks. Ask about the offerings from local craft distilleries.
Brexi411 South Monarch Street brexiaspen.com The black-and-white tiled floor signals to diners that they’re stepping into ... More