Article by Lisa Blake Perhaps Colorado’s most notable farm-to-table scene stealer, the Palisade peach is a summer harvest beauty adored far and wide. Seasonal recipes and dish twists are developed in anticipation of the first ripe boxes arriving in August. Celebrating its inaugural summer in Snowmass Base Village, The Crêpe Shack is poised with a […]
Article by Amanda Rae From Aspen Peak Magazine “People always say, ‘Don’t make me think; tell me what to eat,’” explains the Aspen-based chefentrepreneur one morning at The Crêpe Shack, the tiny to-go eatery she launched during the Snowmass Base Village grand opening in December 2018. As proprietor of Mawa’s Kitchen, which offers a diverse […]
Aspen 82’s Adam Rothberg interviews Mawa McQueen on The Lift from the top of Aspen Mountain.
When chef Mawa McQueen pushes a plate of pancakes toward me, I must admit: they look pretty standard. Dappled golden-brown with lacy edges and each measuring the height of three tines of a fork when cut (a generous quarter-inch), the pancakes have a moist, cloud-like texture. I take a bite and ponder the subtly sweet flavor. Something is … different.
It’s Oktoberfest in Aspen! Join us on Saturday, October 5th from 4:00 PM to 8:00 PM to celebrate Oktoberfest. We will be serving an authentic German buffet style menu and guests are encouraged to dress to impress. The winner of the best German costume contest will win a $200.00 Gift Card for Mawa’s Kitchen. Buffet […]