^
Keep Westword Free
4

Getting baked in Boulder

Problem One: It’s 1:33 a.m, you've been studying all night, and you want a cookie. Solution: Boulder Baked

Boulder Baked offers 24 varieties of cookies, including the Kona: a chocolate espresso, macadamia nut and coconut cookie. But this bakery doesn't just sell cookies; it also has whole pies and simple comfort food, like the giant helping of tomato bisque soup served with a grilled cheese sandwich.

The homemade cooking comes straight from the recipes of the Comstock family, which owns and operates the five-year old business. There are days when you may see the entire family working at Boulder Baked, with the husband-and-wife team of Katie and Jim Comstock working in the kitchen alongside their daughter, Kirsten, while their son, Kevin, a University of Colorado student, sets out to make the deliveries. “Kirsten is kinda the primary of the business, “ explains Katie. “She’s always been the dessert queen.”

Boulder Baked offers snazzy care packages for those hectic test times, and can send upwards of ten mini-care packages daily.

I Support
  • Local
  • Community
  • Journalism
  • logo

Support the independent voice of Denver and help keep the future of Westword free.

“It’s wholesome to send something extra-special that’s homemade,” says employee Jessica Fonseca, also a CU student.

Boulder Baked is located at 1911 Broadway in Boulder and is open daily from 4 p.m. until 2:30 a.m. Which provides the answer to another dilemma.

Problem Two: Dude, I can’t move from this spot. Solution: Boulder Baked delivers until 2 a.m. -- Elena Brown

Keep Westword Free... Since we started Westword, it has been defined as the free, independent voice of Denver, and we would like to keep it that way. Offering our readers free access to incisive coverage of local news, food and culture. Producing stories on everything from political scandals to the hottest new bands, with gutsy reporting, stylish writing, and staffers who've won everything from the Society of Professional Journalists' Sigma Delta Chi feature-writing award to the Casey Medal for Meritorious Journalism. But with local journalism's existence under siege and advertising revenue setbacks having a larger impact, it is important now more than ever for us to rally support behind funding our local journalism. You can help by participating in our "I Support" membership program, allowing us to keep covering Denver with no paywalls.

We use cookies to collect and analyze information on site performance and usage, and to enhance and customize content and advertisements. By clicking 'X' or continuing to use the site, you agree to allow cookies to be placed. To find out more, visit our cookies policy and our privacy policy.

 

Join the Westword community and help support independent local journalism in Denver.

 

Join the Westword community and help support independent local journalism in Denver.