Archive for June, 2011

Lamont graduate has strong voice in her future

Lamont graduate has strong voice in her future

Sarah Cambidge grew up in Vancouver, B.C. She was 12 years old when a woman approached her and her mother after a choir performance and told her to keep the University of Denver in mind when she was looking for colleges. Years later, Cambidge’s mom remembered that encounter and suggested […]

Barolo Grill owner Blair Taylor imports wine on the side

Barolo Grill owner Blair Taylor imports wine on the side

Blair Taylor (BSBA hotel and restaurant management ’74) is well known around Denver for his award-winning Cherry Creek restaurant, Barolo Grill, and its legendary annual staff trip to Italy. What most Denverites don’t know is that the fine-food aficionado also owns Enotec Imports, a boutique Italian wine importer. By age […]

Geographer spreads the word about Colorado wines

Geographer spreads the word about Colorado wines

Kyle Schlachter (BS environmental science ’03) turned his passion for dirt into a love of wine. The geography PhD student studies and markets the Colorado wine industry for a living. Schlachter began writing his dissertation on lake sediment and fire reconstruction but became distracted by his developing interest in wine. […]