Get to Know Carlton

This posting came from a blog post by C-CAP (Careers through Culinary Arts Program). Our young and dapper assistant wine director, Carlton McCoy, received a scholarship from the organization which allowed him to pursue an education in the culinary arts.  C-CAP Alum, Carlton McCoy Class of 2002, Anacostia High School, District of Columbia It was… Read more

Wedding of the Month – Mawa and Daniel

How did you two meet?  We met nine years ago in Kennebunkport, Maine. Daniel and I were working for the same company but at different restaurants. Nothing ever happened between us at the time, but then we met two years ago in Kennebunkport again. He thought I was cute and interested in him, but I… Read more

Greenalicious

Children’s Health Foundation, an Aspen-based nonprofit dedicated to improving nutrition in schools, is presenting the 6th annual Greenalicious Culinary Extravaganza at The Little Nell on Tuesday, July 17, 2012. Hosted at the height of Aspen’s summer season, Greenalicious is an exclusive evening featuring exquisite food, tantalizing wine pairings, a luxury live auction and original entertainment… Read more

Summer in a Glass

Sabato Sagaria is the food and beverage director at The Little Nell in Aspen. He has worn several hats during his career as cook, restaurant manager, professor, author and most recently, master sommelier. He’s currently spreading the summer cocktail gospel to the masses… I fell in love with aperitifs on a trip to Fruili, Italy…. Read more

Perfect Day: Art

What’s Your Perfect Aspen Day? Who: The Art Lover What: Galleries, museums and more Where: Aspen and the surrounding area First, get your day started with a coffee and croissant. Care to try something new? Frank Thirion’s French Pastry Café on Hopkins Avenue is a great spot for a quick bite … or lingering over… Read more

Perfect Summer Day: Relaxation

What’s Your Perfect Aspen Day? Who: The Relaxation Warrior What: A day packed with relaxation, serenity and culture Where: Aspen and the surrounding area You like to exercise and have fun, but being in Aspen is all about relaxing and unwinding. Balancing the mind, body and spirit. Ahhhhh. Morning Yoga Looking for a group yoga… Read more

Perfect Summer Day: Adventure

What’s Your Perfect Aspen Day? Who: The Exercise Junkie What: A day packed with exercise and outdoors Where: Aspen and the surrounding area You like to bike. You like to hike. All in the same day! For this type of day, you are going to need a big breakfast. Take some time to load up… Read more

Restaurant Renderings

We are excited to share some renderings of our Montagna Remodel! Our architects, Bentel and Bentel, have created a few images to give a bit of a visual aid as to what the space will look like. These images aren’t final, but we wanted to share the general idea with you! The restaurant will close… Read more

JAS Cafe Downstairs @ The Nell

Tickets & Passes Available Now! The JAS Cafe Downstairs @ the Little Nell returns this weekend with two of our favorite performers of the last year: Cyrill Aimee & Diego Figueiredo on Friday, and the Hot Club of Detroit on Saturday. Both evenings will feature shows at 7:30 and 9:30 p.m. $32 tickets for all summer… Read more

New Pre-Music Menu!

Montagna will be offering a pre-theatre menu during the Aspen Music Festival this summer. The pre-theatre menu will start on June 28 and will run throughout the festival. The three course menu will be offered nightly (excluding Mondays and Tuesdays) from 5:30 to 6:00 p.m. for $45/person. Most concerts begin at 7:30 or 8 p.m. The dinner includes… Read more