Dining

Dining at Breckenridge

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Taste the Spirits of Breck at Craft Spirits Festival

There’s a new kind of gold in the hills around Breckenridge: Craft spirits and distilleries, micro operations churning out distinctive liquors to an appreciative and thirsty audience. In town alone Breckenridge Distillery holds court among a young and trendy demographic, folks who prefer to sip whiskey instead of guzzle cheap beer. But the local distillery… Read More

Nightlife in Breckenridge

The best Spring Break bars in Breck

In a town with over 70 liquor licenses, it is a hard task to narrow down the best Spring Break bars in Breckenridge. However, after some extensive research, here is a look at some of the best places to quench your thirst after a long day of spring skiing. T-Bar For the best in slopeside… Read More

Starlight Dinners at Ten Mile Station

Experience Starlight Dinners at Ten Mile Station

Looking for a unique dining experience in Breckenridge? Checkout the Starlight Dinners at Ten Mile Station. You’ll start at The Maggie at the base of Peak 9 for drinks before loading the sleigh which in 10 minutes whisks you up to the top of Peak 9 to Ten Mile Station. There you’ll enjoy the finest… Read More

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An Aussie’s guide to Breckenridge

After spending the winter in Breckenridge for the last 6 years, I’ve discovered that it has far more to offer than just skiing and snowboarding. Australian cafe culture and our penchant for boutique shopping has made many of us a tad picky. This is not a problem if you’re visiting Breck. There are little gems to be… Read More

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Best on-mountain food at Breck

So… you’re visiting Breck and you want to know where the good eats are on the mountain?  I call myself a food connoisseur, so let me tell you what the good word is! Overall, Breck has definitely stepped up and improved their quality and selection of food on the mountain. T-Bar Let’s start with the… Read More

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Handcrafted Cocktails in Breckenridge

Let’s set the scene. Imagine that you are a bourbon loving gentleman that loves to snowboard. It is your birthday and your wife has planned the best surprise ever: a cocktail class taught by the famed mixologist James Lee in —wait for it– Breckenridge. This is what my friend and successful food blogger Whitney planned for her husband… Read More

Apres Drinks in Breck

Seven Days of Après in Breckenridge

Après: French for socializing after skiing. Some of my favorite times in Summit County have been red-cheeked exhausting, overwhelmingly powdery, ski-til-you-drop jelly-leg days exploring mountain nooks and crannies. Those days always end with a group of us thawing out over drinks in one of Breckenridge’s iconic watering holes. Here are my top seven picks for post-skiing… Read More

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What’s the best brunch in Breckenridge?

Warm cookies dipped in cold milk. Glimmering powder days followed by après ski. Brunch and…Breckenridge? Obviously. As some ski bum friends of mine call Breckenridge home year round, so he is clearly an expert in this arena. I consulted them to find out the best spot to hunker down over a satisfying brunch. The resounding… Read More

Summer Patios in Breck

5 must-visit summer patios in Breck

Breckenridge is filled with fantastic restaurants, bistros, breweries and bars — some with outdoor seating where you can soak up the warm sun, breathe in the fresh Colorado air, and enjoy fantastic views of this picturesque town and its surrounding mountains.  These decks, patios, and porches are a few of my favorites that I highly recommend…. Read More