Restaurant & multiple restaurants

A New Aspen Avalanche of Great Food

A New Aspen Avalanche of Great Food

Avalanche Ranch spawns from-the-farm market & restaurant. Avalanche Cheese Company’s exemplary goat cheese burst on the Roaring Fork Valley culinary scene in 2008 and quickly became a major player on the Colorado artisanal cheese scene. Fast forward to 2014, and owner Wendy Mitchell opened Meat & Cheese, a combination restaurant, farm market and gourmet food market on the […]'s Denver Awards’s Denver Awards

Foodie website’s local winners. names a host of national award winners and all local winners in the cities it covers — one of which is Denver. No person or place from the Mile High City once again made it onto the national list, but we do have local winners to celebrate. They are: Restaurant of the Year […]

Sarto's Tailor-Made for Denver Foodies

Sarto’s Tailor-Made for Denver Foodies

Brilliant new Jefferson Park restaurant is latest west of I-25. As soon as I received the invitation to a food sampling at Sarto’s, I knew I’d like it. Brian Laird, who spent a decade or so at the estimable Barolo Grill, is the man behind the food. And I liked being there as soon as […]

Zeal Introduces A New Chef

Zeal Introduces A New Chef

Former Greenbriar chef tackles & tweaks “clean” food menu. Zeal, a downtown Boulder restaurant catering to health-conscious food enthusiasts, opened November and developed a following from those allergic or averse to certain foods or food groups. Vegetarian? Zeal has many dishes for you, including sustainably harvested proteins of various kinds. Carnivore? They serve only pedigreed meats […]

Brian Vaughn

YAMA Preview at Bistro C.V.

Downtown Steamboat Springs Bistro C.V. introduces on-mountain YAMA menu. I have been wanting to eat at Bistro C.V. in downtown Steamboat Springs since it was new, and I learned that the chef, Brian Vaughn, was a Colorado pioneer in sous-vide cooking. I’m not sure that his immersion circulator will ever make it into the town’s Tread of the […]

Boulder Gets a LYFE

Boulder Gets a LYFE

Healthy fast casual restaurants now in Colorado. “Eat Good. Feel good. Do Good.” The grammar nut within me cringes at LYFE Kitchen’s slogan (Eat Good?!?!?!), but the advocate for healthy, tasty, responsibly produced food and environmental responsibility in me cheers and is delighted that it is in town. Boulder’s LYFE Kitchen opens today just east of […]

Chowing Down at Reykjavik's Laundromat Cafe

Chowing Down at Reykjavik’s Laundromat Cafe

Cute, clever café part of a small Scandinavian chain. We’ve all heart of California’s fabled French Laundry and some of us Coloradans know there’s a Laundry Restaurant in Steamboat Springs, but a Laundromat Café in Reykjavik? A tad more exotic. Turns out that there are four — three in Denmark and the one in Reykjavik […]