Cook to Impress this Super Bowl Sunday

Try your hand at these three recipes borrowed from Denver’s pros

Looking to impress your guests at this weekend’s Super Bowl party? Three Denver chefs are lending you the recipes to some of their go-to party snacks. Try out the fan-favorite guacamole from Kachina Cantina, the Brisket Nachos with Chipotle Cheese Sauce from Richard Sandoval Hospitality, and some Thai Chili Butter Wings from chef Zach Spott at the highly anticipated Brass ... Read More »

14 Recipes for Your Holiday Feasts Shared by Denver’s Top Chefs

Try your hand at Black Truffle Mac & Cheese, Lemon-Rosemary Stuffing, Yogurt Pound Cake, and Leftover Turkey Soup

Shake things up at your holiday dinners this year by taking a page (or 14) from the cookbooks of pros. Chefs from 14 Denver/Boulder restaurants—Ocean Prime, Tamayo, Del Frisco’s Grille, Safta, and more—share their favorite holiday treats to bring to the table. From their kitchens to yours, enjoy savory sides like Black Truffle Macaroni & Cheese, Butternut Squash Bisque, and ... Read More »

Recipe: Golden Milk from Fresh Thymes

Start the week off right (and keep on trend) with Golden Milk

fresh thymes

Golden Milk is having its moment, and we can thank turmeric for that. A root from the ginger family, turmeric contains an active compound called curcumin that’s celebrated for its anti-inflammatory and antioxidant properties that’s long been used in Indian cuisine and Ayurvedic medicine. Rich in flavor and health benefits, Golden Milk with maple syrup, ginger, and nutmeg is the ... Read More »

Elevate your Cooking Game

'High'light your cooking game with Ripple


Looking for a way to elevate your 4/20? Below are shareworthy recipes that feature Ripple: an odorless and flavorless, water-soluble cannabinoid powder additive. Mix it in anything for a bite that packs an extra punch. Ripple is available at the following dispensaries with locations throughout Denver and Boulder: Euflora, The Farm, Lightshade. Ripple Miso Deviled Eggs from River and Woods ... Read More »

Staycation: Le Méridien

The newest hotel to open downtown boasts three dining destinations: Corrine, 54thirty, and The Lobbyist


Rediscover the beauty of Denver at the city’s newest boutique hotel, Le Mériden {1475 California, Denver; 303.893.1888}. The 17th hotel from the Starwood Hotels brand, the European-inspired hotel offers 272 rooms situated in the heart of the downtown Denver scene, surrounded by the Colorado Convention Center, Denver Art Museum, and Clyfford Still Museum. Speaking of cultural experiences, Le Méridien has ... Read More »

4 Recipes for a Memorial Day Feast

Throw down your barbecue right

savory spice memorial day

With a long weekend ahead—and 70-degree weather in the forecast—a good ol’ fashioned cookout is most definitely on the horizon. Unsure of what to throw on the grill? We’ve got a few recipes sure to put a spin on your Memorial Day feast. Get grilling! Barbecue Street Corn from Savory Spice Ingredients 6 ears corn, in their husks 1 Tbsp ... Read More »

DIY: Making Mozzarella with Paul C. Reilly

Coperta's chef shows us just how easy it is


We love the mozzarella at Coperta, and how could you not? They make it daily in-house, fresh from scratch. But just how hard is it to make your own at home? We wanted to try to make it ourselves, so we recently caught up with Chef/Owner Paul C. Reilly in the kitchen. The results? DIY mozz is way easier than ... Read More »

Where to Brunch on New Year’s Day 2017

Resolution for 2017: Brunch more

Central Bistro and Bar

How better to welcome the New Year than with smothered burritos and botyeartomless mimosas? Sure we have resolutions, but we might just have to start them after brunch. Here are some top-notch spots to ring in 2017. Tamales at Factotum Brewhouse Throw on your favorite jersey and swing by Factotum Brewhouse {3845 Lipan Street, Denver, 720.441.4735} for beer, football, and traditional New Year’s ... Read More »

Masterpiece Kitchen’s Winning Wings Recipe

These crispy chipotle wings took #1 at Ace's Wings & Whiskey

Masterpiece Kitchen chicken wings

At Ace’s Wings & Whiskey on June 12, we ate nine delicious wings. But of those unique and tasty wings, one stole the hearts of judges and festival attendees alike: the Crispy Chipotle Wings from Masterpiece Kitchen. One bite and we had to know how Chef Justin Brunson managed to get the skin so light and crispy. Luckily, Masterpiece Kitchen ... Read More »

4 Spring Cookbooks We’re Loving Right Now

For warm days and returns of winter alike

Modern Dim Sum

Spring in Colorado is a wonderful if schizophrenic time to cook. On warm days, we yearn for newly available seasonal produce like rhubarb and asparagus. Then it snows, and we retreat back into the refuge of hearty chilis and baking projects. Here are four cookbooks we’re using this spring, with everything from light salads for sunny days to cheesy pastas for wintry ... Read More »