A Visit from a Lead Winemaker in Italy

Il vino fa buon sangue – an Italian proverb that means, Good Wine Makes Good Blood – rings true of La Spinetta winery in Italy.  La Spinetta was founded in 1977 by the Rivetti family and has been in their blood ever since. This past October, we had the pleasure...

Best Steaks in Northern Colorado: January’s Special

January 2017 Happy New Year, RARE Fans!! Thank you all for a fantastic 2016 and our 2nd anniversary in Fort Collins.  We’re stoked we can continue to share our love of Italian cuisine and wine with the community! To kick-off the new year, we are hosting a...

Special Weekend, the Holidays, & January Specials

December is finally here and we had such a great 2016 with you all! Our 2-year anniversary is THIS WEEKEND and we will be featuring the Best of RARE as our specials this weekend. We polled our fans on Facebook to see what you wanted – and we picked a few items...

Fall Menu & Wine Wine Wine!

Friends of RARE, We have welcomed the fall weather with open arms and have unleashed our fall menu.  Loaded with flavor and terrific autumnal colors, we invite you to check out our menu to review the seasonal additions.   Featured here is the Pork Tenderloin entrée:...

RARE Supports the Italy Earthquake Center

RARE Italian Restaurant in Fort Collins Supports the Italy Earthquake Center Early morning on Wednesday, August 24th, a 6.2-magnitude earthquake struck central Italy, resulting in more than 290 casualties. The hardest hit areas are Amatrice, Arquata del Tronto &...

How to Make Pizza Dough

Pizza Demo Pizza Demo RARE Italian Restaurant is located in Fort Collins, CO in the heart of Old Town. We are proud to offer local, fresh ingredients and are committed to seasonality.  We offer the best steaks in Northern Colorado, with an extensive wine list of 60+...