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Where to Sip Your Next Beer, Wine or Cocktail of Choice

Denver’s first permanent structure was a saloon, ...  -read more


5280 Magazine

An Insider’s Guide to Denver’s Unofficial Latin American Enclave
Find an unexpected plethora of Latin American treats packed into one tasty stretch of South Broadway. 
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THRILLEST

The Best Bars in Denver Right Now

A mezcal-fueled adventure that’s much cheaper than a trip to Mexico, ...  -read more

Westword

A Visit to Banhez Clears the Smoke Around Mezcal

As a gray mist settles over cactus-dotted hills near the small Oaxacan village of Santa Maria de Ejutla, ...  -read more


303 Magazine

Colorado’s Commitment to Thoughtful Sourcing Extends to Mezcal

In 2017, if you were to peruse the cocktail list at any of the city’s new or upscale establishments, you’d be hard-pressed to find a single one that doesn’t feature mezcal.  -read more

Westword

The Fifty Best Denver Bars We Can’t Live Without

Palenque is the quiet younger sibling of the raucous Adelitas;...  -read more


Liquor.com

The Best Bars in Denver. Drink Here Now 2018

This charming bar claims it’s Denver’s first and only mezcaleria, and it’s right...  -read more


303 Magazine

The Other Agave – 5 Spots to Enjoy Mezcal in Denver

Despite the weather’s recent attempts to convince us otherwise, summer is near. Rising temperatures necessitate a change in flavor. Move aside toddies and stouts — agave season is upon us.  -read more

Westword

​Adelitas and Palenque Ditching Processed Sugar and Agave Syrup in All Cocktails

​We've long lauded the Adelitas house margarita; it was our best margarita in the Best of Denver issue 
for three years running, ...
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Westword

​Brian Rossi of Adelitas Talks Tequila, Mezcal, Palenque...and Ice Cream!

Tending bar first tickled Brian Rossi’s interest in tequila, but a trip to Mexico — and then several trips after that — fueled a raging passion for all booze distilled from agave plants.  -read more


5280 Magazine

Denver’s Best New Bars

Denver’s growing population is a thirsty one: In the past two years, the Mile High City has gained a slew of
new watering holes.
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Westword

Brian Rossi on Agave Spirits, Adelitas and Changing the Winning House Marg

We're gearing up for the 2017 Best of Denver, and that includes revisiting some past winners — including the Best House Margarita at Adelitas Cocina y Cantina, a three-time champ and again the one to beat.  -read more

Liquor.com

Drink Here Now 2017

This charming bar claims it’s Denver’s first and only mezcaleria, and it’s right.  -read more


Zagat

Denver's Best for Guacamole

Head to one of these Denver Mexican spots to find some of the best, most crave-worthy guacamole in town.  -read more

Westword

Palenque Mezcaleria Launches Mezcal-Based Cocktail Menu

Palenque Mezcaleria became Denver’s first bar specializing specifically in mezcal, tequila’s smoky sibling,
​when it opened in April.
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Zagat

21 Places That Prove Denver Has the Best Mexican Food

Texas has its nachos and fajitas. California's got fish tacos and Mission-style burritos. Arizona? Sonoran hot dogs and cheese crisps. And New Mexico's synonymous with Southwestern cuisine. So — considering we don’t even share a border with Mexico — what can Colorado possibly bring to the table?  -read more


Westword

Photos: Mezcal and Oaxacan Cuisine at Adelitas Cocina y Cantina
Mezcal is finally beginning to earn respect in Denver, as was evidenced last night at a mezcal dinner hosted by Brian Rossi, ...  
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Zagat

27 Best Things to Eat and Drink This Summer in Denver

Some of these 27 dishes and drinks whisk you off to exotic, faraway lands, while others transport you to backyards and ball parks from coast to coast.  -read more


Eater Denver

Oaxacan Agave Shrine Palenque Mezcaleria Launches on South Broadway

The bar is the new little sister to Mexican eatery Adelitas Cocina y Cantina.  -read more


Westword

Adelitas Owner Opens Denver’s First Oaxacan-Style Mezcal Bar

Restaurateur Brian Rossi opened Adelitas Cocina y Cantina at 1294 South Broadway three years ago, giving the Platt Park neighborhood a taste of Mexican eats and great margaritas.  -read more


Dining Out

Making Mezcal a Mainstay

Mezcal 101 with Brian Rossi of Adelitas Cocina + Palenque Mezcaleria.  -read more


Liquor.com

Drink Here Now

This charming bar claims it’s Denver’s first and only mezcaleria, and it’s right.  -read more