We have put together the best places to eat at Snowmass. At the base of the mountain in Snowmass Village, be sure to stop in The Crepe Shack for one of their delicious crepes….
Holiday Gift: Mawa’s New Cookbook
Mawa’s Way – A Cookbook from our very own Mawa McQueen Here’s a wonderful gift suggestion for the food lover in your life! Mawa McQueen – chef, restaurateur, and Aspen culinary inspiration – has a new cookbook out just in time for the holiday season. At Mawa’s Kitchen in Aspen, CO, James Beard nominated Chef […]
Crepe Shack: Late Fall & Winter Season Hours
Fall/Winter 2022 Hours for The Crepe Shack in Snowmass Base Village Open Thanksgiving Day from 7:30 AM – 3:00 PM Nov. 25 – Dec. 16 from 7:00 AM – 5:00 PM Dec. 17 – End of Season from 7:00 AM – 8:00 PM
The Cepe Shack’s Sister Restaurant, Mawa’s Kitchen Wins 2022 Colorado Governor’s Minority Business Award
The Colorado Office of Economic Development and International Trade has recognized Mawa’s Kitchen in Aspen, Colorado as an Outstanding Minority Business The award recognizes Mawa’s Kitchen for its contribution to the economic diversity and success of minority community. “We’re thrilled to recognize these hard working businesses across our state as they contribute to more inclusive […]
Fall 2022 Hours Update – Crepe Shack Snowmass
As we enter the Autumn Season here in Colorado, The Crepe Shack will be adjusting its schedule. Starting Labor Day Week, the Crepe Shack will be open daily from 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM. Beginning on September 12th, 2022, The Crepe Shack will be closed on Monday & Tuesday. We will be open from 10:00 […]
Crepe Shack in Mountain Parent Magazine
When You Make Plans To Dine With A James Beard-Nominated Chef, You Might Expect A High-Brow Vibe. Not So With Mawa McQueen. This spring, Mawa McQueen was named a semifinalist for the 2022 James Beard Award for Best Chef: Mountain. To be named on the Beard list is the pinnacle achievement in culinary art, an affirmation for McQueen of her professional and personal journey….
The Crepe Shack Snowmass Reopens for the Summer Season June 1st
The Shack is Back! The Crepe Shack reopens for the 2022 Summer Season on Wednesday, June 1st at 10;00 AM. From June 1st through June 19th, 2022, the Crepe Shack will be open daily from 10:00 AM until 4:00 PM. Beginning on June 20th, The Crepe Shack’s hours will expand to 10:00 AM to 7:00 PM Daily.
The Crepe Shack’s Mawa McQueen is a 2022 James Beard Semifinalist!
The driving force behind The Crepe Sack, Aspen Chef Mawa McQueen is on the list of semifinalists for Best Chef in the 2022 James Beard Award Best Chef Nominees. The awards ceremony takes place…
Chef Mawa McQueen in Forbes: The Entrepreneur Behind Aspen’s Only Black-Owned Restaurants
Mawa McQueen wears many hats. As the proprietor and chef of two popular restaurants in tony Aspen, Colorado, Mawa’s Kitchen and The Crepe Shack, with another location of the creperie on the way, McQueen also owns Mawa’s GrainFreeNola where she produces her own variation of grain-free granola.
Mawa McQueen on the Restaurant Business Magazine Podcast
Chef and restaurateur Mawa McQueen braved many ups and downs on the way to building several successful businesses in the upscale resort town. Mawa McQueen grew up in an immigrant family in France and was educated at a leading culinary school in Paris, but was only offered dishwasher jobs once she graduated. She made her way to England to work as a nanny so she could learn English and realize her dream of coming to America—a country she saw portrayed on TV as a place where Black people could excel.
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