The Apres Ski Cocktail Classic, sweet photography and more on the calendar this week
St. Patrick's Day Parade 2012.
St. Patrick's Day is upon us, and there will be plenty of Irish-themed events -- watch for a rundown later this week. In the meantime, here's a taste of what else is on the culinary menu.
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Monday, March 11:
Andrew Novick's Sweet Tooth: 1000 Photographs of Desserts (that I ate) is now on display at The Shoppe, 3103 East Colfax Avenue. Novick has been shooting pictures of desserts for at least twenty years, and many of them decorate a twenty-by-eighteen-foot wall at the cupcake shop in conjunction with Month of Photography. Call 303-322-3969 for more information.
Great Divide is March's featured brewery at Bridgewater Grill, 800 11th Street in Golden; the restaurant is offering a paired beer dinner with the brewery's beers for $40 throughout the month. Call 303-279-2010 for reservations.
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Wednesday, March 13:
Local folk quintet Monocle is playing at The Kitchen [Next Door], 1035 Pearl Street in Boulder, this evening from 7 to 10 p.m; call 720-542-8159 to learn more.
Thursday, March 14:
The Apres Ski Cocktail Classic begins today and runs through Sunday, March 17 in Aspen. The celebration of mixology includes seminars and tastings; visit the website for a full schedule and to purchase tickets.
Friday, March 15:
Fado Irish Pub, 1735 19th Street, is hosting charity event benefiting the St. Baldrick's Foundation today; thousands of volunteers will have their heads shaved in solidarity with children with cancer; donation will be accepted and the pub will also donate 20 percent of all food sales during the event. Call 303-297-0066 for more information.
Saturday, March 16:
Mizuna, 225 East Seventh Avenue, is offering a blind wine-tasting today from noon to 2 p.m. Call the restaurant at 303-832-4778 for details on pricing and seating availability.
For information on dozens of culinary events around town, visit our online Food & Drink listings -- and if you have information for a culinary event you'd like included in our online calendar, send it to firstname.lastname@example.org.
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