An Oenophile’s Tour of Denver

How’s the wine at 5,000 feet? On a recent visit, our wine columnist found it thoughtfully chosen and poured, impressive in its variety and widely available—depending on the day of the week. Here’s her list of top spots

香蕉视频苹果下载THE MILE HIGH CITY is a beer and cocktail town—so I was told over and over again during a recent visit. According to the Denver wine merchants, wine bar owners, sommeliers and restaurateurs I polled, their city doesn’t rank particularly high among great American wine cities. One wine bar owner even ranked it “around 20th.” (Everyone I talked to ranked New York number one.) But after three days there, I’d rate Denver much higher. It may even be my new favorite wine town.

Denver is also a sprawling city requiring a car, which...