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Palmyra Introduces Chef Stuart Redhead & New Menu

Jan. 30, 2011 (Telluride, CO) – The Palmyra Restaurant today introduced innovative chef Stuart Redhead and an original new menu. Situated in the Grand Heritage Peaks Resort & Spa, Palmyra Restaurant combines fresh ingredients with superior ambience overlooking the San Juan Mountains of Telluride, Colorado. This iconic restaurant opened to rave reviews last season, and is renowned for exceptional cuisine and exquisite surroundings.

"Palmyra Restaurant in Telluride takes a contemporary approach to American cooking,"" said Redhead. "We focus on clean, simple, flavors and seasonal, artisanal ingredients. Our new exciting menu offers lunch and dinner options, perfect for both guests of the resort and the vacationing family."

Stuart Redhead creates menu items to appeal to lovers of all types of food. Every dish bursts with flavor, as locally grown and organic ingredients are garnered from special venues. The Lunch Menu offers family friendly options with savory soups and stellar sandwiches. Mainstays of the dinner menu include Beef Tenderloin and Braised Beef Short Ribs, complemented by more casual options including the famous Lobster Mac & Cheese. The extensive wine list is sure to please the most discerning wine lover.

"Named for the iconic peak that rises above our town, Palmyra restaurant is just as unique in taste and experience," said Mike Hess, sales and marketing director. "This exceptional menu, unparalleled location and ambience establish Palmyra as must-dine restaurant for locals and guests alike."

Lunch and Dinner offered daily at Palmyra, call 970-728-6800 for reservations.

About The Peaks Resort & Spa

The Peaks Resort & Spa is Telluride’s premiere full-service resort hotel. The property includes 168 beautifully appointed guest rooms including 32 suites, as well as 14 penthouse condominiums and 30 two, three, four and five bedroom mountainside cabins – all with astounding mountain views. The resort offers slopeside access in the winter and is the home to the Pro Shop for the Telluride Golf Club championship course. Onsite dining includes Palmyra, the Great Room, The Lift, Legends and Deep End Grill (summer only), as well as in-room private dining.

The onsite Spa at The Peaks Resort, at 42,000 sq. ft., is the largest spa in Colorado. The Spa features 32 treatment rooms and a variety of relaxing and rejuvenating signature treatments. The Spa also encompasses a full service salon, fully-equipped fitness center including Pilates and yoga studios, certified fitness instructors providing a variety of private and group classes, three-lane lap pool with Telluride's only indoor water slide, indoor climbing wall, gender specific steam rooms, saunas and Roman tubs, and indoor/outdoor heated pool and hot tubs. www.thepeaksresort.com/spa


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