By Claire Walter on October 30, 2014
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 […]
By Claire Walter on July 18, 2014
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.
By Claire Walter on May 30, 2014
This easily digestible exhibition, which is geared for children and adults, examines food origins, cultures, the opposing challenges of hunger/starvation on the one hand and obesity on the other, the impact of agribusiness on food production today and the future of food production to feed a growing population on the planet.
By Claire Walter on May 17, 2014
When in Rome, the old saying goes, do as the Romans do. My corollary is, when in Greece, drink as the Greeks do. I’ll draw the line at Retsina, which I truly don’t like, but I have been ordering a glass of wine with every meal in Greece — red, white, rosé. Ours was not a culinary trip, so we ate in mid-priced restaurants, and the house wines I tried were just fine.
By Claire Walter on April 29, 2014
Butcher switch-over at The Source & Hosea Rosenberg’s new meatery. Living in Boulder and not being much of a mammal-vore myself, it’s easy to overlook or ignore the renaissance in meat consumption: burger joints and steakhouse, nose-to-tail dining and do-it-yourself butchering (and classes to teach the skill), and other signs of a major food trend. You might […]
By Claire Walter on March 26, 2014
Boulder makes another “top 10″ list. Boulder chefs, restaurants, mixologists, sports and lifestyle are often lauded on “top 10″ and “best” lists. Here’s yet another for the budding foodies in my health-conscious town. The Boulder Valley School District’s lunches have made it onto “The 10 Best School Lunches in America” on The Daily Meal, a […]
By Claire Walter on March 14, 2014
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