Denver

Sweet Seafood Spot at Union Station

Sweet Seafood Spot at Union Station

Chef Jennifer Jasinski now doing seafood at Stoic & Genuine. Among the many things that have come with Union Station’s exciting renovation/resurrection is the emergence of a new dining destination in this century-old landmark. Several of the greater Denver area’s top chefs and restaurateurs have signed on to open branches there. Some are up and […]

Reserve Now for First Summer DRW

Reserve Now for First Summer DRW

Denver Restaurant Week: It’s not just for cold weather anymore Denver area foodies, whet your appetites for the first summer Denver Restaurant Week (August 23-29). Instead of a two-week-plus run, DRW is now split into summer and winter components of one week each, and with the availability of outdoor seating at many restaurants, more thrifty […]

Trash Fish to Chefs' Treasure

Trash Fish to Chefs’ Treasure

On Monday, July 28, the Trash Fish Dinner takes place at the Squeaky Bean in Denver, highlighting underutilized fish species, put on by the Denver “cell” of the Chefs Collaborative, a national organization that works to fix America’s broken food system.

Top Taco’s Winning Tacos & Margs

New competition crowned champions in Mexican categories. I had a prior commitment and unfortunately could not attend yesterday’s first-ever Top Taco competition in Denver, but Eater Denver (or is it Denver Eater? — I never know) was there and posted a report. Here’s the site’s list of winners: Traditional Tacos (judges’ selections) 1. Comida for its Stella pork […]

Top Taco Competition Benefits ProStart

Top Taco Competition Benefits ProStart

Competition to seek top taco & most marvelous marg. Top Taco, a food and drink competition is set to find the best taco and the best margarita on Thursday, June 26 at Sculpture Park. Twenty or more Denver area restaurants from Adelita’s to Zengo are competing. I don’t know many details, other that there are three categories: […]

Denver Botanic Gardens Readies New Restaurant

Denver Botanic Gardens Readies New Restaurant

Garden-grown food to grace the menu at The Hive. When visiting the Denver Botanic Gardens to view the spectacular Chihuly in the Gardens fine art glass exhibition, I peeked at The Hive Garden Bistro, which is about to open on the site of the previous Monet Café. Open during the Gardens’ regular public hours, it […]