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Frasca Food & Wine

Lachlan Mackinnon-Patterson of Frasca Food & Wine in Boulder A dining room at Frasca Food & Wine in Boulder

Frasca Food & Wine
Chef Lachlan Mackinnon-Patterson
Boulder, CO

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Frasca is a remarkable restaurant—fascinating, really, when considering the sum of its parts: it specializes in Italian food and wine from a region most Americans have probably never heard of (Friuli-Venezia Giulia); it's an earnest neighborhood restaurant serving gourmet-quality food; and the neighborhood in question isn't North Beach or Chelsea, but in the Rocky Mountain town of Boulder. Chef/co-owner Lachlan Mackinnon-Patterson also emphasizes local Colorado meats and products, and is active in the Slow Food movement.

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