This Week: Turley Wine Dinner, Tequila Talk, More

March 3, 2014
by Ruth Tobias


Turley Wine Cellars Dinner at Acorn 
Christina Turley will join the team at this contemporary destination at The Source in RiNo (pictured) for a five-course meal showcasing her family's California wines. The dinner kicks off with a 6:30 PM reception ($80 per person).

3350 Brighton Blvd.; 720-542-3721


Mardi Gras Party at Green Russell 
Hit the Larimer Square cocktail lounge for a soirée featuring absinthe frappés and other New Orleans originals, plus live music and a burlesque show (7 PM; $10 cover charge).

1422 Larimer St.; 303-893-6505

Vegetarian Cooking Class at the Denver Botanic Gardens
Guests will prepare butternut-squash curry, cashew stir-fry, roasted-veggie pizza and more for the meatless feast to follow (6-8 PM; $47 per non-member, $42 per member).

1007 York St.; 720-865-3501


Zengo Celebrates its 10th Birthday 
In honor of the occasion, Richard Sandoval’s Latin-Asian fixture in the Platte River Valley will be serving a four-course prix fixe all evening; dishes ranges from hot-and-sour egg drop soup with foie gras dumplings to the classic chipotle-miso black cod and chocolate-passion fruit mousse cake ($65 per person).

1610 Little Raven St.; 720-904-0965


"Denversary" at Patxi's Pizza
The California-based pizza chain is pouring complimentary bubbly from 5 PM onward to mark its first year in business, so come on down for some Rotari Brut and a slice or three. 

1598 E. 17th St.; 303-832-8000
185 Steele St.; 303-331-1000
3455 S. University Blvd., Englewood; 303-738-2000

Meet the Maker at La Biblioteca 
Or visit Zengo’s little sibling next door for a tequila tasting and discussion led by experts from Jalisco distillery El Tesoro (6-8 PM; $5 cover charge).

1610 Little Raven St. Ste. 200; 720-904-0965

larimer square
cheesman park
platte river valley