4

Ina Garten Talks About Latest Barefoot Contessa Book Tonight in Denver

^
Keep Westword Free
I Support
  • Local
  • Community
  • Journalism
  • logo

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

Three decades ago, Ina Garten was about as far from being a celebrity chef as possible. In 1978 she was working for the White House in the Office of Management and Budget when, looking for a creative outlet, she decided to purchase a specialty-food store with her husband, despite having "no experience in the food business," she remembers. Fast forward to today: Garten has penned nine cookbooks and her Food Network show, Barefoot Contessa, has been a huge success, winning several Emmy awards. And tonight she'll be on stage in Denver.

See also: The Ten Best Bottomless Mimosas in Denver

Garten will be at the Paramount Theatre to talk about the pleasures of cooking and entertaining as well as her latest recipe book, Make It Ahead: A Barefoot Contessa Book.

Amanda Faison, food editor at 5280, will also lead a Q&A with Garten, giving the audience a chance to ask the culinary star their own questions. Tickets start at $49, get yours here.

For information on dozens of culinary events around town, visit our online Food & Drink listings -- and if you have information for a culinary event you'd like included in our online calendar, send it to cafe@westword.com.


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.