Reader: Enjoy Your Trendy Food Trucks, Edibles and Boiled BBQ Ribs, Denver

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

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

What will be the big food trends in Denver in 2015? Paleo and pickling are both going strong, and hemp seeds are popping up on menus across town. And then there's moringa, an import from Africa that's been compared to spirulina and wheat grass. Yum! See also: Five Five Trends to Watch in 2015

Darnell24 is not impressed:

Look out, Denver, your atrocious food scene is about to heat up with these hot new food trends. Now you can have your horrible BBQ with fermented hemp seeds. It won't be long before some loser opens a food truck called Sparrow & Moringa, selling kimchi-infused hot dogs with hemp mustard.

Seriously, if you thought Denver's food scene already sucked, 2015 is shaping up to be the worst ever. Enjoy your food trucks, edibles and boiled BBQ ribs...it's nothing a little smothering of green chile can't make worse.

What do you see as the hot trends on the Denver dining scene?

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.