Special Events & Monotony Breakers

Home For The Holidays - special dinner

No matter what holiday you celebrate, we want you to celebrate the holidays with us! Please join us for an evening meal to celebrate this holiday season!

Date: Wednesday, December 2, 2015

Where/When: Holmes Dining Hall @ 4:30pm - 7:00pm

Where/When: Tobey-Kendel Dining Room @ 5:00pm - 7:00pm

holiday dinner

SPECIAL MENU: Home For The Holidays ~ Colorado Cuisine

  • Vegan Stuffed Mushrooms
  • Continental Sausage Bites (Elk Jalapeno, Boar Apricot, Jackalope Habanero Cherry) served with specialty Mustards and Relishes
  • CO Cheese Tray with Crackers
  • Crudité Tray with Ranch and Weld County Onion Dip
Soup Du Jour
  • Vegan Curry Winter Squash Bisque
  • Elk Red Chile with Bolita Beans
  • Pueblo Green Chile Corn Bread with CO Cheddar
  • Rustic Dinner Roll Assortment
  • Assorted Loaf Breads
Salad Bar
  • Southwest Potato Salad
  • Honey Smoked Salmon Caesar Salad with Rye Croutons
  • Broccoli, Cauliflower, and Red Pepper Salad with Bacon and Smoked Cheddar
  • Tri-Color Tortellini Salad with Creamy Red Pepper Pesto, Artichokes, and Basil
  • Roasted Beet and Goat Cheese Salad with Citrus Vinaigrette
  • Vegan Vegetable Bean and Quinoa Salad with Cilantro Lime Vinaigrette
  • Starfruit, Papaya, Pomegranate, and Melon Salad with Toasted Coconut
  • Fresh Fruit Display
Home Plate
  • Rosemary Garlic Crusted Colorado Carved Strip Loin served with Demi-Glace, Horseradish Sauce, and Sautéed Mushrooms
  • Rice’s Honey and Red Chile Glazed Chicken
  • Colorado Mushroom Lasagna
  • CO Roasted Beet and Tri Color Potato Medley
  • Creamy Colorado Bean, Kale, Tomato Gratin
  • Sautéed French Green Beans with Cranberries and Walnuts
  • Seasonal Chef Blend Vegetables
  • Vegetable Potato Latkes with Applesauce
Prima Pasta
  • Shrimp Scampi
  • Pumpkin Ravioli
  • Butternut Cream Sauce
  • Bison Bolognese Sauce
  • Marinara Sauce
  • Roasted Spaghetti Squash
Wok 'n Roll
  • Hot Chocolate Station
  • Chai Tea
  • Egg Nog
  • Roasted Duck Breast with Orange Cranberry Chutney
  • Vegan Twice Baked Sweet Potatoes
  • Sautéed Petite Pan Squash
  • Vegan Vegetable Terrine (@ Tobey-Kendel only)
The Grille
  • Grilled Pork Porterhouse Steak w Grilled Apples and Cider Glaze
  • Caramelized onion and Bacon Bread Stuffing
  • Vegan Roasted Brussel Sprouts, Rutabaga, Carrot Medley
  • Crisp Onion Straws
Middle East (@ Holmes Only)
  • CO Lamb Osso Bucco Tagine
  • Saffron Cous Cous
  • Grilled Vegetable Kebabs
  • Assorted Cheesecake
  • Chocolate Pound Cake with Vanilla Cream and Hot Bing Cherry Sauce
  • Chocolate Mascarpone Babka
  • Holiday Cookies



  • Adults: $15.00
  • Children (ages 4-12): $10.00
  • Children under the age of 4: Complimentary

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