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Oct 1, 2021

Sherry and Marshall share some of the many facets of Colorado’s history. They explore silver and gold mining towns, Denver, Colorado Springs, and Manitou Springs. Learn about some of the food, places, and characters from the Rocky Mountain State!

This show's lagniappe:

The Brown Palace Hotel was Denver’s jewel of the West. It opened in 1892 and is still in business today. This palate cleanser was served between courses.

Roman Punch

Serves 4


2 cups water

1 cup Madeira or port wine

1/2 cup brandy

Juice of 1 1/2 lemons

2 cups sugar

Mix all the ingredients in a bowl and stir until the sugar dissolves. Pour into a container that will go into the freezer. Freeze overnight.


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To learn more about Sherry Monahan and her books, visit her website

To learn more about Marshall Trimble and his work, visit his website.


Experience History: Brown Palace Hotel, Mesa Verde National Park, Trujillo Homestead, Cliff House Hotel, and the Broadmoor Hotel


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