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A photo tour of the Cherry Creek Fresh Market

A photo tour of the Cherry Creek Fresh Market
Lori Midson

It's not chile season yet, but these growers of Colorado chiles were out in full force, perfuming the air with blistered char and smoke.

A photo tour of the Cherry Creek Fresh Market
Lori Midson

Waffle Cakes, which started in Longmont, just recently tapped into the Denver market, and the scratch-made waffles -- there are dozens of them -- come crowned with everything from fresh fruit to ham and bacon.

A photo tour of the Cherry Creek Fresh Market
Lori Midson

Banana and Nutella waffle, topped with whipped cream, from Waffle Cakes.

A photo tour of the Cherry Creek Fresh Market
Lori Midson

Waffle cake skyscraped with apples, crumbles of applewood smoked bacon and Gorgonzola.

 

A photo tour of the Cherry Creek Fresh Market
Lori Midson

Overseen by a team of Johnson & Wales University graduates, the crew from Cowboy Catering dishes up huge quesadillas and crepes.

A photo tour of the Cherry Creek Fresh Market
Lori Midson

The "Supreme" quesadilla, heaped with cheese, chicken and vegetables, from Cowboy Catering.

A photo tour of the Cherry Creek Fresh Market
Lori Midson

Mushrooms from Hazel Dell Mushrooms Farm in Fort Collins.

A photo tour of the Cherry Creek Fresh Market
Lori Midson

You'd think Le Central was going for a Guinness World Record with its paella, a cartoonishly large vat stocked with shrimp mussels, scallops, pork, chicken and chorizo.

A photo tour of the Cherry Creek Fresh Market
Lori Midson

Of all the food vendors, Tres Pupusas, which serves gluten-free pupusas, vegan or vegetarian pupusas and pupusas with pork, chicken or chorizo, had the longest line -- and with good reason. They're incredibly good.

A photo tour of the Cherry Creek Fresh Market
Lori Midson

Griddled pupusas from Tres Pupsuas.

 

A photo tour of the Cherry Creek Fresh Market
Lori Midson

Nicky's Quickie peddles Greek gyros -- and, yes, they're quick to get them out and into hungry mouths.

A photo tour of the Cherry Creek Fresh Market
Lori Midson

A gyro sandwich, topped with tzatziki sauce, mixed greens, kalamata olives, feta and peppers.

A photo tour of the Cherry Creek Fresh Market
Lori Midson

Tamale from Colorado's Best Tamale.

A photo tour of the Cherry Creek Fresh Market
Lori Midson

Multi-hued beets from Leffler Family Farms in Eaton, Colorado.

A photo tour of the Cherry Creek Fresh Market
Lori Midson

Empanadas from Route 40 Argentinean Grille, a new food truck that just hit the road a few weeks ago.

A photo tour of the Cherry Creek Fresh Market
Lori Midson

Fries draped with an assertive chimichurri sauce from Route 40 Argentinean Grille.

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Cherry Creek Farmer's Market

Bed, Bath & Beyond parking lot
Denver, CO 80206

303-442-1837

www.coloradofreshmarkets.com


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