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Coffee

  • Blogs

    June 26, 2014

    Corvus Coffee is hopped up on its cold-brew Corvus Hopped Coffee

    Cold coffee is suddenly hot. Not sat-in-the-pot-all-day cold coffee, but purposefully cold-brewed coffee. And now Denver's Corvus Coffee is taking it up a notch -- bringing beer lovers and coffee lovers together by adding hops to its cold brew. See also: First Look: Corvus Coffee opening in new spa ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 12, 2013

    First Descents launches Out Living It blend with Vail Mountain Coffee and Tea Company

    In a coffee-crazed city like Denver, we've grown accustomed to new roasters cropping up and local companies introducing every brewing method imaginable. And now you can not only enjoy good coffee, but support a good cause at the same time: Out Living It is a coffee blend that resulted from a partner ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 23, 2013

    Denver's ten top coffee shops for conversation

    As a follow-up to our list of productivity-inducing coffee shops, we wanted to highlight a few of the many Denver coffee shops that celebrate the exchange of ideas as well as the simple pleasure of sitting down, enjoying the atmosphere, and sipping on a cup of coffee. Here, in no particular order, ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 19, 2013

    Brown Water Coffee roasts good beans for a good cause

    Ricky Padilla, founder of Brown Water Coffee, doesn't think his company's mission ends with serving good coffee. He also wants that coffee to support good works. See also: - Denver's ten top coffee shops for work productivity - Thump Coffee will start brewing in Capitol Hill in late August - Photos ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 16, 2013

    Iced coffee at Mali Thai Cuisine is a bitter disappointment -- is the food better?

    Danielle LiretteFor years, much of what was sold as coffee was so light, sweet and flavored, it had little relation to the actual drink. But now the trend is moving in the other direction, with craft baristas letting the inner bean shine through, pouring strong black coffee never to be sullied with ... More >>

  • Calendar

    July 11, 2013
  • Blogs

    April 2, 2013

    Burger King's spring menu: "Game-changing" turkey burger scores a few points

    I am always skeptical when anyone calls anything unrelated to sports a "game changer." And when the allegedly "game-changing" item is a turkey burger at Burger King, my eyebrow hits my hairline. I caught this description in a random Internet story about how, with its spring menu rollout, BK became t ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 12, 2013

    Deconstructed duck cubano: Have it your way at the Populist

    The idea that "one size fits all" is just plain wrong. From something as simple as clothing (boxy T-shirts) to something as complex as currency (the Euro), there's no way to please everyone with a middle-of-the-road solution. Coffee shops realized this long ago, allowing us to add our own sugar an ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 13, 2012

    First look: Roostercat Coffee House opens in the Golden Triangle

    "We're trying to create a community, a place where you can go and know that your friends are going to be there," says Colin Floom, co-owner of Roostercat Coffee House, which opened last week at 1045 Lincoln Street. Surrounded by business types pecking at laptops, the smell of brewing coffee, and t ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 21, 2012

    NOVO opening two new coffeehouses/retail stores in Denver

    In December of last year, Jake Brodsky, the chief bean at NOVO Coffee, shuttered his only retail location, at the Denver Art Museum, moving his entire operation -- roasting, retail, coffee-cupping classes and all -- to his existing roasting facility at 3008 Larimer Street. But while the museum loca ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 11, 2012

    Hot Chick a Latte: Hott help-wanted ad of the week

    Sugar House is gone, as is Perky Cups. But if you're interested in wearing a hot outfit while pouring hot coffee, Hot Chick a Latte has a job for you. A sibling of the Seattle chain opened at 4736 East Colfax Avenue two years ago, and just posted a help-wanted ad on Craigslist:

  • Blogs

    December 30, 2011

    Bar Bar will soon be serving coffee for all of your early protest-planning

    Uh, get your lattes here?​The sign didn't quite seem right: Carioca Cafe -- better known to patrons as Bar Bar, one of the best and last true dives in downtown Denver -- will soon be serving espresso? But the Budweiser-emblazoned banner hanging on the newly installed outdoor smoking corral was ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 2, 2011

    Coda Coffee rolls out Farm2Cup program

    Six years ago, Seattle-born brothers Tommy and Tim Thwaites borrowed some money from their parents to launch Coda Coffee, a metro Denver roaster that drew on the their combined three decades of experience in the industry. A year or two into their venture, the brothers started focusing more on the pe ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 17, 2011

    Reader: Emily's Coffee sounds like a sweet deal, even without sugar

    ​Denver has no shortage of coffee shops, but Emily's Coffee is something special. A project of the Emily Griffith Technical College (formerly known as the Emily Griffith Opportunity School) that's located at the adult-education facility at 1261 Glenarm Street, the new spot is now serving coff ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 29, 2011

    Black coffee! The 10 songs about black coffee on National Coffee Day!

    Up until about ten years ago, coffee seemed to have its grip firmly around us. Just take the songs below, for example. You won't find any written in the past decade, which is a little sad, the death of coffee and all. Because no one is going to write a song about the energizing effects of a Starbuck ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 1, 2011

    Novo Coffee gets the Geisha: How much would you pay for the world's best beans?

    ​Boutique roaster Novo Coffee recently got a batch of Esmeralda Geisha, one of the most lauded coffees in the world and the subject of the Westword feature "Pot of Gold." If you stop by Novo's retail location at the Museum Residences, 1200 Acoma Street, you can grab a cup for yourself for $4 ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 30, 2011

    Novo Coffee gets its hands on the Geisha, the world's most celebrated (and costly) beans

    ​As Denver's boutique coffee scene continues to develop, establishments are offering up an ever-increasing variety of Joe, from the essence of Tanzanian peaberries extracted through a French Press to Sumatran varietals processed through beakers and tubes straight out of a mad scientist's labor ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 1, 2011

    Ozo Coffee set to open Pearl Street location in time for Valentine's Day

    Ozo Coffee Co.​There's still plenty of construction going on in the old Bart's CD Cellar space at 1015 Pearl Street in Boulder, but after nearly six months, Ozo Coffee Co. is close to finishing its new shop -- which means it will soon start pouring drinks in downtown Boulder.

  • Blogs

    December 3, 2010

    Novo Coffee gives us a taste of its coffee cupping class

    Laura Shunk​Novo Coffee sources and roasts some of our favorite coffee beans in town. Herb, Jake and Joe Brodsky (who went on to find Ninety Plus Coffee, a sourcing and distribution company), the father and sons behind the operation, spend a lot of time forging relationships, searching for be ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 29, 2010

    You think bikini baristas are a hot issue? Wait til you see the video from this Seattle band

    Should I leave room for cream?​The bikini barista coffee shop trend may have only begun in Colorado (for more on two stores in Colorado Springs, see below), but it has reached full, mature size in the Seattle area, where a "pop-punk" band called Quickie recently released a song and video dedic ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 1, 2010

    Coffee at the Point is opening in Five Points this fall

    ​A new coffee and tea lounge will open its doors this fall in Five Points serving java, loose leaf teas, ice cream, pastries and breakfast burritos, with an emphasis on serving products made by local vendors. Coffee at the Point will take over the space formerly occupied by Blackberries, 710 E ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 11, 2009

    Video: How to make a John Lennon Latte

    I thought I saw a vision of Jesus in my latte, but it was actually the guy who's bigger than Jesus, John Lennon. In this video, local latte artist Michael Keen of Studio 6 Coffee in the Santa Fe Arts District shows how to do one of his many foamy portraitures.

  • Music

    July 17, 2008

    Rachael Pollard

    A Good Thing
    Self-released

  • Blogs

    July 15, 2008

    A Lotta Latte Art

    As this slide show demonstrates, the competition last Friday night was frothy and furious at Fluid Coffee Bar's "Live to the Fullest Cup" fundraiser for local Novo coffee roaster Semeon Abay, who was recently diagnosed with advanced metastatic prostate cancer. Shots were pulled, milk was steamed and ... More >>

  • Calendar

    June 19, 2008

    Cruise Control

    Havana Street showcases a smorgasbord of souped-up rides.

  • Music

    June 5, 2008

    Dosh

    Saturday, June 7, hi-dive, 720-570-4500.

  • Blogs

    May 16, 2008

    Starbucks Goes Dunkin'

    Okay, what the hell is up with my coffee? Seriously, I go to Starbucks because I like Starbucks. If I didn't like Starbucks, I could go to any one of a dozen other coffee shops within spitting distance of my office door. But I don't, because I like Starbucks. Or I did, anyhow. I know I'm not su ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 20, 2007
  • Music

    September 13, 2007

    Kelly Joe Phelps

    Friday, September 14, Swallow Hill Music Association, 303-777-1003.

  • Music

    August 30, 2007

    David Bromberg Returns

    This musician's musician is back to making music after a 22-year hiatus.

  • News

    December 14, 2006
  • Music

    December 14, 2006

    Amos Lee

    Sunday, December 17, Fox Theatre, Boulder, 303-443-3399.

  • Music

    March 2, 2006

    Natalia Zukerman

    Saturday, March 4, Swallow Hill, 303-777-1003; Sunday, March 5, Avogadro's Number, Fort Collins, 1-970-493-5555.

  • Calendar

    June 23, 2005

    Penny Lane Is in My Mind

    Supporters rally for one last hurrah in honor of Boulder’s Penny Lane.

  • Calendar

    October 14, 2004

    A Slice of History

    Get yourself a pizza the action at the Wazee's anniversary party

  • Food & Drink

    March 25, 2004

    Best Family Restaurant

    Dragonfly Cafe and Coffee Bar

  • Calendar

    March 25, 2004
  • Dining

    October 2, 2003

    Consumed

    Opie Gone Bean

  • Calendar

    March 27, 2003
  • Calendar

    March 27, 2003
  • News

    April 25, 2002

    Bean There, Done That

    Golden's independent coffee shops become the latest Starbucks targets.

  • Dining

    March 28, 2002

    The Bite

    Check it out!

  • Dining

    November 29, 2001

    Food Fetishes

    In our cups

  • Food & Drink

    March 29, 2001

    Best Coffee Service

    Flagstaff House

  • News

    September 14, 2000

    Off Limits

    Roll over and play dead.

  • Dining

    January 16, 1997
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    January 2, 1997
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    June 28, 1995
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    August 31, 1994
  • Dining

    January 12, 1994

    Mouthing Off

    Good food, good price.

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