—Illustrations by Peter James Field
Toast 1 cup pecan pieces in the oven at 350° until lightly browned and fragrant.
Meanwhile, combine 1 cup all-purpose gluten-free baking flour, 1 teaspoon baking powder, 1 teaspoon cinnamon, a pinch of salt, and 1 cup gluten-free oats in a mixing bowl. In a second bowl,...
Fill a shaker tin with ice and add 2 ounces 100 percent agave blanco tequila (Osaka Ramen uses Lunazul), 1 ounce fresh-squeezed pink grapefruit juice, and 1 teaspoon chopped Fresno peppers with seeds. Shake.
Pour through a strainer or colander into a chilled...
1. Peel and quarter 2 medium red beets.
Place in a pot with enough water to cover and boil until mushy, about 2 hours.
Remove and shock beets in cold water.
2. In a food processor, purée the beets.
After the purée has...
The Teaching Kitchen at the Children's Museum of Denver
Photo By Carol W. Maybach
Opened on November 20 as part of the Children's Museum of Denver at Marsico Campus's $16.1 million renovation, the Teaching Kitchen offers hands-on daily cooking classes for children and their parents. Although the healthy-eating educational program is relatively new,...
February 5 2016, 10:00 AM
Image courtesy of Adam Larkey
Behold the nacho. Even in its simplest form (cheddar blend dumped on stale chips and microwaved late-night, most likely while intoxicated) nachos are still one of the most delicious snack foods known to (wo)man. And even though everyone on your Pinterest feed is making foods decorated to resemble...
February 4 2016, 1:32 PM
—Photo by Sarah Boyum
1. Choose three complementary flavors of ice cream. Place three glass nesting bowls in the freezer for at least 10 minutes. Spread a half-inch layer of softened ice cream inside the largest bowl. Nest the medium bowl into the large bowl. Place back in the freezer for about 2 hours.
Ace Eat Serve's signature hot toddy
`Tis the season for winter cocktails, and there are few libations more soul-warming than the hot toddy. This reviving drink, traditionally made with water, honey, tea, and liquor (usually whiskey), is served piping hot. And besides offering comfort when the weather outside is frightful, the toddy...
January 11 2016, 2:00 PM
Dancing Cupacabra —Photo by Sarah Boyum
It has long been rumored that consuming absinthe induces hallucinations (ahem, Vincent van Gogh), but today’s spirit is far tamer than what was served in 19th-century France. Modern-day absinthe doesn’t contain enough wormwood or its active chemical, thujone, to produce visions, according to...