Photo by Carol W. Maybach
Since opening in 1993, Chez Thuy in Boulder has garnered a legion of loyal fans who swear by chef-owner Thuy Le’s take on Vietnamese, French, Thai, and Indonesian flavors. A staggering 150 combinations (and counting) grace the encyclopedic menu. But thanks to the smaller six-month-old...
January 13 2015, 10:30 AM
—Courtesy of Sarah Boyum
At Blackbelly Market, Evelyn’s Famous Carrot Cake isn’t just any wedge of frosting-laden goodness; it’s a treat that honors the memory of a Boulder icon. A year ago, executive chef and owner Hosea Rosenberg’s friend Evelyn Dale, who was well-known around Boulder for her love of food, succumbed to...
Wild Woods Brewery.
Wild Woods Brewery's Campfire Red Ale: Tucked in a non-descript building in a business park, the brewery (pictured above) is tricky to locate unless you're looking for it. And yet, while I was there, plenty of locals stopped in to fill a growler and chat with the staff despite the single...
December 10 2014, 5:20 PM
Why we love it: A short and easy stroll with incredible views of Eldorado Canyon and the tiny rock climbers dangling from its sheer walls.
When to go: Any time of year—just mind the ice in the winter.
A smooth, wide path with up-close-and-personal views of some of the most spectacular...
December 9 2014, 5:40 PM
If you were fortunate enough to catch the Organic Sandwich Company’s farm-to-table sandwiches at this summer’s Boulder Farmer’s Market, listen up. Boulder sandwich creator Marcy Miller plans to open a brick-and-mortar location at 16th and Pearl after the start of...
December 9 2014, 12:00 AM
The Brewery: FATE Brewing Company
Opened: January 2013
The People: Owner and founder Mike Lawinski spent a decade managing several Boulder restaurants before purchasing the building for FATE in 2012. Captain of Suds is brewmaster Jeff Griffith.
The Space: The...
December 5 2014, 12:15 PM
Lyfe Kitchen's grass-fed steak —photo by Carol W. Maybach
Lyfe Kitchen, a health-minded chain that recently opened outposts in Lone Tree and Boulder, has a mighty mantra: “Great-tasting food that’s also good for you.”
But the proof, as the saying goes, is in the pudding. Or, in the case of Lyfe Kitchen, the chocolate budino. Although the dessert (made...
December 2 2014, 2:45 PM
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MARK YOUR CALENDARS
Dec. 4 Chautauqua Film Series: Watershed
Boulder’s iconic institution at the base of the Flatirons brings Robert Redford’s documentary about the Colorado River and threats it faces to the Front Range.
Dec. 5–7 and Dec. 12–Jan. 1 (minus Christmas Eve) ...
December 1 2014, 1:00 PM