—Photo courtesy of Rachelle Benson
Hippity Hops Chrysanthemum IPA, Caution Brewing Co., Lakewood
Style: American IPA
Serving Type: 16-ounce draft pour (available in taproom only)
ABV: 7.5 percent
Hop Meter (1–10): 7
Malt Meter (1–10): 1.5
Reviewed: September 2015
I feel like IPAs...
October 30 2015, 12:10 PM
Kathmandu Restaurant II —Photo by Carol W. Maybach
Nepali-born Resham Gurung and her husband Lok Malla, the co-owners of Nepal Two LLC and the Kathmandu Restaurant in Nederland, have had more than their fair share of concerns this month. Just as the couple was putting the finishing touches on their newest...
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—Courtesy of Page Candy
You’ve heard the term “farm-to-table,” but how about “warehouse-to-table”? No, this isn’t Aldous Huxley’s Brave New World; it’s Infinite Harvest, a vertical-hydroponic farm in Lakewood. The farm, which harvested its first crops in March, has the means to eventually produce 65,000 pounds of greens...
Photo by Carol W. Maybach
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If the choose-your-own model works wonders for burritos and bowls at the super successful Chipotle chain, why not do the same for sushi? That’s apparently what owner J.W. Lee thought when he recently opened the new Wasabi Roll & Go, a fast-casual concept that allows you to...
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Rachelle Foos (left) and Casey Clark, students at Dakota Ridge High School, participate in the annual Cardboard Boat Race at Carmody Recreation Center in Lakewood.
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