Love the wine you're with

A thriving wine industry in our backyard

by Barbara Platts

Aspen untucked

Aspen Times Weekly July 2015


We are known for many things...

in Colorado. Most recently, we've recieved national recognition for our budding cannabis industry. But we are also known for our tall peaks, world class skiing, thriving organic food industry and tasty craft beer.

One thing that people don't tend to think of when considering Colorado is the stat'es wine industry. However, it does exist. Somewhere in between the lack of quality jokes and the "I'd rather be tasting in Napa" comments, Colorado actually does have wineries ... and they're producing wine.