Carbon's E.T. coffee drink and the Golden Arches breakfast sandwich will do you right—anytime of day.
If one thing draws you through Carbon Beverage Cafe’s doors, it should be the E.T. The drink (pictured) is a mix of espresso (the “E”) and tonic (the “T”) and lemon verbena. Sound weird? Maybe a little, but it’s the refreshing new face of iced coffee.
The tonic-and-coffee phenomenon has been...
August 28 2015, 1:45 PM
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The scent of earthy, charred, roasty green chiles wafting from Front Range parking lots and street corners is a sure sign of fall. Although Hatch or New Mexico chiles get much of the glory, there are many types of peppers worth piling into your shopping bag. This week, we look at how to maximize...
August 28 2015, 9:15 AM
Marcel and Julie Flukiger welcome guests to Aspen Peak Cellars Winery in Bailey, Colo.
The Winery: Aspen Peak Cellars
The People: Winemakers Julie and Marcel Flukiger are both chefs by training. They met at Denver’s Brown Palace while Marcel—who is Swiss—was participating in an international work exchange. After falling in love and marrying in 1996, the Flukigers...
August 27 2015, 12:30 PM
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Denverites are no strangers to embracing more sustainable lifestyles, and that doesn’t just stop at Colorado’s borders. Tonight Go Fish! will play to that dedication with a responsibly sourced seafood dinner at Baur’s Restaurant & Listening Lounge.
The strolling dinner is...
August 26 2015, 11:05 AM
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Craft Lager, Upslope Brewing Company, Boulder
Style: American Pale Lager
Serving Type: 12-ounce can
ABV: 4.8 percent
Hoppy? Malty? Not a whole lot of either.
Reviewed: August 2015
I like to think there’s a beer for everyone—or rather, a beer for every...
August 26 2015, 11:00 AM
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When Josh Pollack opened Rosenberg’s Bagels & Delicatessen just over a year ago, there was a reason he banked on success: “I was my target customer,” he says. Turns out, there were a lot of East Coast transplants like New Jersey-born Pollack hankering for a decent bagel in the Mile...
August 25 2015, 11:47 AM
For those trying to beat the tardy bell at East High School, life just got a little bit tougher. The reason? New World Cheese, located just across Colfax Avenue in the Lowenstein Cultureplex, has a menu so chock-full of choices, it makes deciding on a favorite a time-consuming affair.
August 25 2015, 10:30 AM
Special ESB Ale, Ska Brewing, Durango
Style: Extra Special / Strong Bitter Ale
Serving Type: 12-ounce cans (6 packs)
ABV: 5.8 percent
Hop Meter (1–10): 6
Malt Meter (1–10): 5
Reviewed: August 2015
When it comes to beer, I’m very much a quality-over-quantity consumer. I haven’...
August 24 2015, 2:45 PM