Gerard Strong Central Bistro & Bar 1691 Central Street 303-477-4582 centralbistrobar.com This is part one of my interview with Gerard Strong, exec chef of Central Bistro & Bar; part two of our chat will run in this space tomorrow. I'm a Scorpio, and I'm pretty proud of that," volunteers Gerard St ... More >>
Where do you draw the line on what you will and will not eat? If you follow a restrictive diet, either by choice or medical necessity, your line leaves little wiggle room. Vegans won't eat Cheddary mac and cheese, much less a burger. People with celiac won't eat pizza unless it's made with a special ... More >>
The "caveman diet" is getting a real workout across Colorado. The creation of Loren Cordain, a Colorado State University professor who wrote The Paleo Diet and numerous follow-up books, the diet has been picked up by the Crossfit community and many other fans of healthy eating. But while it promises ... More >>
Just got off the horn with Nelson Perkins, the executive chef/owner of Colt & Gray, who wanted to let us know that the kitchen is turning out something extra special tonight: Duck balls! And just in case you were wondering, these aren't your every day duck balls dropped from the flock that ... More >>
Lori MidsonEarlier this week, I was in San Francisco, eating, drinking (and subsequently, drunk tweeting) and awkwardly, dazedly navigating my way -- along with 17,000 other foodniks -- through the bazillions of aisles at the 2011 Winter Fancy Food Show, the largest specialty food and beverag ... More >>
Lori Midson"Believe it or not, it's been pretty calm today," said Frank Bonanno, standing in the kitchen of Osteria Marco, the turf for last night's Celebrity Chef Tour dinner, a gathering of five Denver chefs -- Bonanno, Alex Seidel (Fruition and Frution Farms), Eric Skokan (Black Cat and Bl ... More >>
Tonight Osteria Marco, 1453 Larimer Street, will host the Celebrity Chef Tour, a benefit for the James Beard Foundation that features a dinner prepared by Michael Ginor from Hudson Valley Foie Gras and Denver heavyweight chefs Frank Bonanno, Matt Selby, Alex Seidel and Eric Skokan (read Eric ... More >>
Lori MidsonTickets go on sale today for the Denver Celebrity Chef Tour, a star-studded squad of kitchen sorcerers, including Matt Selby (Vesta Dipping Grill and Steuben's); Alex Seidel (Fruition and Fruition Farms); Eric Skokan (Black Cat, Boulder); and Michael Ginor, the co-founder and chef ... More >>
Lori MidsonEncore executive chef Paul Reilly "Ever since I saw Grover waiting tables on Sesame Street, I knew I wanted to work in restaurants," says Paul Reilly. And he didn't waste much time following in Grover's footsteps, considering that he got his first taste of restaurant life while was ... More >>
You Are What You Eat
Baby, It's a Wiard World
So Foie, So Good
Dinner at Mel's runs like a well-oiled machine.
The Dim Sum of Its Parts
Sin for your supper at Cook's Fresh Market.
To market, to market
The Pinnacle Club hopes to attract high-end diners to its lofty digs.
The fixe is in at Micole.
Gillian Anderson takes on Edith Wharton and gives a dazzling performance.
Sonny Rollins has more than fifty years of jazz under his belt. But he's thinking about tomorrow.