Flatirons Film Festival Schedule Set

Flatirons Film Festival Schedule Set

Front Range showcase for food films, food talk, food & beer. Save the dates — October 15 to 19 — for two evenings of run-up food/drink events (one at BRU, one a craft beer kick-off party) for the Flatirons Film Festival and three (October 17-19) for the festival itself, which is in Boulder. The new tagline: […]

Boulder Farmers' Market in Nation's Top 100

Boulder Farmers’ Market in Nation’s Top 100

Still time to cast a vote & move Boulder up in the rankings. When I read the headline, “The Top 100 Most Celebrated Farmers Markets,” I knew that the Boulder County Farmers’ Market had to be there someplace. Indeed it was, at #44. The ranking is part of the American Farmland Trust’s 2014 I Love My […]

Clambake on Colfax

New England summer tradition at Marczyk’s. The East Coast summer tradition of a clambake gets transplanted to East Colfax Avenue, where Marczyk Fine Foods assembles the requisite components. Saturday, August 2 from 4:30 to 7 p.m. is clambake time. Each order contains a 1-pound lobster, steamers (clams), local corn and potatoes, and also melted butter, plus a lobster bib, because things get […]

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Food & Wine Classic Starts Tomorrow

Top national food and wine fest in Aspen. The 2014 Food & Wine Classic in Aspen starts tomorrow, June 20, and continues for three Lucullan days. I’ve been there before,  in the past, and loved the energetic combination of events that had me both fired up and exhausted. Seminars. Classes. Tastings. Star chef sightings. The whole scene. […]

How Locavore is Your State?

How Locavore is Your State?

New England tops list. Texas dead last. Colorado in the middle. Strolling of the Heifers, a Vermont-based organization committed to slow food and also slow, sustainable living, has published a fascinating infographic ranking states according to their commitment to locavore eating. It is interesting to see how each of the 50 states ranks. Interestingly, several states in […]