Prospector’s Spinach Artichoke Dip
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Prospector’s Spinach Artichoke Dip

Small mining towns often offer big surprises.  Prospectors struck it rich in the mining boomtown of Rico in Southwest Colorado in the 1800s and early 1900s.  If you’re looking to strike it rich with an unforgettable meal, head to the Prospector along the San Juan Skyway, just 28 miles from Telluride. I wasn’t expecting to find … Continue reading

Lobster Crostini
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Lobster Crostini

It’s the appetizer that is an absolute must at Gessner in Hotel Talisa in Vail, Colorado.  The three crostini bites look like a culinary work of art.  As good as they look, they taste even better with loads of lobster, avocado, tomato, and roasted corn drizzled with lemon terragon crème fraîche on a crostini. On … Continue reading