Have you been dreaming of trying out some of Keystone’s Signature Restaurants? How about a chance to try them all? Savor the Slopes is a month-long event at Keystone Resort that lets guests sample items in four categories; food, wine, beer, and spirits from some of Keystone’s most coveted restaurants! Attend daily tastings at various locations throughout Keystone for just $25 per event during the entire month of February. Reservations are required and all events start at 4:30 pm, the perfect time for an après treat!
Week 1 (February 1 – 9) features FOOD tastings including an especially sweet Chocolate Tasting at the Keystone Ranch, Flavors of the Alps Fondue at Der Fondue Chessel, an informative Farm To Table seminar from The Keystone Ranch, Sustainable Fishing and Aquaculture at the Bighorn Bistro & Bar, and many more delicious showcases from your favorite restaurants!
During Week 2 (February 10 – 16) you will have the opportunity to sample and learn all about WINES! Wines of Love, Wines of Colorado, French Wines, Pinot Noirs.. all there is to say is, wine not?
Week 3 (February 17 – 23) focuses onSPIRITS! Enjoy tasting seminars in which you will learn about and taste Colorado Whiskeys, Compare Vodkas, discover the ‘Beauty of Bitters’ and even enjoy some good old Martini tastings. Life is good!
The final week of Savor the Slopes is all about BEER!(February 24 – 28) This one might be our favorite. Most of the samplings this week are featured on Colorado beer- Microbrews, Browns, and even Summit County Locals. Make sure you take advantage of Keystone’s free resort shuttles to get back home to your condo after these!
If you are visiting Keystone anytime this upcoming month, check out the Savor the Slopes Schedule and make a reservation to attend one of the tastings! It will be the perfect end to a great day on the slopes and a great chance to visit some of Keystone’s best restaurants.
Last week we gave our e-mail subscribers a chance to win (1) free single day pass to this upcoming weekend’s nearly sold out Bluegrass & Beer Festival simply by forwarding our e-mail message to a friend. Congratulations to Mr. Ken Sagendorf from Colorado Springs, our lucky festival ticket winner! Ken will be awarded with a single day ticket and an official sampling mug to this weekend’s festival in Keystone, which features live bluegrass music across 3 stages and beer tastings from over 30 breweries. This is one of the most popular and anticipated summer festivals at Keystone! Sign up for our e-mail newsletter to get exclusive deals and chances to win great prizes like this! SummitCove Lodging only has a few River Run Condos still available for this weekend, so if you are looking to be within walking distance of the festival, book soon! Want views of the festival from your balcony? Check out the balcony at Arapahoe Lodge #8115, it’s got an unobstructed view of the River Run Events Plaza, where the main stage is located and it’s still available for this weekend! Don’t miss out on the fun this weekend in Keystone, full of twangy tunes, frothy brews and spectacular views!
Next time you head to Keystone Resort, why not add a beer tasting tour to your itinerary? Aces & Eights offers packages that allow you to visit four world-class breweries in the Colorado High Country. You can enjoy the most dynamic après-ski entertainment tour anywhere. With shuttle service included, you’ll be whisked from your front door to micro-breweries in Breckenridge, Frisco, Dillon & Silverthorne for the best evening of your Rocky Mountain vacation!
Here’s what is included in your Aces & Eights beer tasting tour:
Complete door-to-door transportation
One FREE BEER of your choice at each brewery!
Tasty dining options from appetizers to full dinners
Lively entertainment featuring fascinating bar tricks!
Win bonus prizes with a very unique Trivia Contest!
The Summit County Brewery Tour offers complete door-to-door shuttle van service to four local world-class breweries in Dillon, Silverthorne, Frisco and Breckenridge. Extensive dining options are also included, with free bonus pints available when guests order full meals or great bar menu appetizers. And there’s even a fun trivia contest included that will reward the champions with valuable prizes.
The tour runs nightly from 5:30pm to midnight. If you’re celebrating a special occasion, planning a group party, or just looking for a night out, the Summit County Brewery Tour just might be for you! Call 800.276.1211 for more information.
SummitCove has availability at nearly 300 properties throughout the year, and you can contact a Vacation Planner 24/7 to reserve your Summit County lodging when you head up to the mountains!