Vail Cascade hosts creekside Grillin’ & Chillin’ |

Vail Cascade hosts creekside Grillin’ & Chillin’

Daily Staff ReportVail, CO Colorado

VAIL Once each month during July, August and September, Vail Cascade Resort & Spa invites local residents and resort guests to take part in Grillin’ & Chillin’, the property’s own unique cooking session. Beginning Monday, July 30, Vail Cascade Executive Chef.Richard Beichner will divulge tricks of the trade for grilling the perfect summer entrees. The Cascade’s Grillin’ & Chillin’ program highlights grill technique and etiquette, while providing students with a sampling of perfectly prepared steak, seafood and wild game, as well as a cool beverage with which to “chill,” and an indispensable cookbook for at-home culinary creations. The three-class session begins on July 30 with grilling steaks and continues August 13 with grilling shellfish and seafood, commencing on September 3 with grilling wild game. Class is in session from 5:30 – 7 p.m. and cost for each lesson is $30. In addition to the grilling lesson, a beverage of choice (domestic beer or glass of wine), food sampling and the cookbook, each attendee also receives a gift certificate good for one free appetizer with the purchase of an entrée or bottle of wine at Vail Cascade’s Chap’s Grill and Chophouse – the authority on grilled fare, and Colorado’s only AAA Four-Diamond Chophouse. Following the final class on September 3, Vail Cascade staff will award one lucky winner with a gift certificate for dinner for two at Chap’s.This unique program takes place in an equally unique setting: on the Creekside Deck at Vail Cascade, which is perfectly situated along the banks of Gore Creek. The Vail Cascade Resort & Spa is the only AAA Four-Diamond rated ski-in/ski-out resort in Vail. In the summertime, the Vail Valley reawakens to a multitude of summer activities including mountain biking, hiking and fly fishing which is easily accessible at the Vail Cascade as the Gore Creek runs behind the resort. The 292-room creek side property offers 27 suites, more than 65 spacious condominiums and over 15 private homes to choose from.The Vail Cascade features the 78,000-square-foot Aria Spa & Club. The Spa offers more than 10,000 square feet of rest and relaxation found in 14 treatment rooms. Guests also can train and take advantage of one of the fitness center’s many programs from group classes to personalized instruction. After an afternoon of working out at the fitness center or in nature’s playground, guests can refuel at Chap’s Grill & Chophouse, Colorado’s only AAA Four-Diamond chophouse. For more information or to reserve a spot for the resort’s Grillin’ & Chillin’ course, please call the reservations line at 866-372-2021, ext. 7016. For more information about Vail Cascade Resort & Spa, visit or call (800) 420-2424.

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