Cafe Society

First look: Drakes Haus opens in Boulder

There are plenty of chefs who are passionate, hungry, driven. But Kimber Hollar is all that and a merlot burger. "I was thinking earlier today that I'm just this small town girl from a cow town who never thought I'd be doing this," says Hollar, fighting back tears. "This is a big deal, especially for someone like me, who's always been incredibly adverse to risk, but I took a leap, had a ton of encouragement, especially from my amazing sisters, and here I am...opening my first restaurant."

See also: - Drakes Haus -- home of the "merlot burger" -- will open in Boulder in mid-May - Best Burger - 2012: Juicy Burger & Dogs - Top five chain-restaurant burgers -- completely naked!

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Lori Midson
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