Image courtesy of Pizzeria Locale
When the team behind Frasca Food and Wine opened the original Pizzeria Locale in Boulder five years ago, many Boulder residents were just beginning to discover what, exactly, Neapolitan pizza even was. Fast forward to the present, and the artisan pizza craze has exploded both locally and nationally...
January 23 2016, 2:15 PM
—Photo by Sarah Boyum
On April 15, 1955, restaurateur Ray Kroc opened his first McDonald’s, adding “Golden Arches” to the global lexicon and forever changing the way Americans eat. But man can’t live on stacked burgers and greasy french fries alone. In 1993, Denver-born Chipotle created the now often-imitated fast-...
Pizzeria Locale Denver's Hawaiian pizza
Pizzeria Locale Denver's Hawaiian pizza, which started off as a limited-time get, has made its way onto the permanent menu. This is significant because the pie doesn't adhere to PL's usual standards: mainly that a combination have Italian roots. But when the combo—mozzarella, ham, and...
December 8 2015, 10:30 AM
—Illustration by Erwin Sherman
With one graceful movement, a pizzaiolo at Pizzeria Locale pulls a hand-formed crust from the fiery oven. Circular and covered in red sauce and bubbling cheese, it looks like a typical Neapolitan-style pizza. And by all accounts it is—except for the crust. The yeasty flatbread is nutty-tasting and...
Farmer's Daughter Pizza at Lucky Pie
October is about foliage, Halloween, post-season baseball (not for us, this year) and….pizza! The unanimously loved cheese, sauce, and bread trio doesn’t just get a celebratory day, but a whole month. Here’s a roundup of the area’s must-have pies.
Marquis Pizza: Pizza is the cause of...
October 8 2014, 10:30 AM
Pictures from food editor Amanda M. Faison's personal tour of many of the places listed in the 2014 edition of "Best New Restaurants."
Olive & Finch
Olive & Finch: Goat Milk Cortado
Olive & Finch: Pastries (including gluten-free selections)
February 28 2014, 10:45 AM
For more information about how 5280's rating system works, read this post from critic Stacey Brugeman.
Online chat rooms can be vicious places. And when the team behind Boulder’s nationally celebrated Frasca Food and Wine and Pizzeria Locale opened a pizza spot by the same...
With local business collaborations popping up left and right, it’s hard to deny the heightened sense of camaraderie around town. Chipotle Mexican Grill sought out Great Divide Brewery to craft a signature ale for the Cultivate Festival. The Great Divide Chipotle...
August 16 2013, 12:30 PM