Top Articles from Cuisine
Wednesday, November 27,2013
National attention and a changing local scene force Boulder’s famous bars to stay on top of the game
Here at The Sink, local and national crowds gather within the recognizable walls that have sheltered everyone from the once-a-week regular to the president of the United States. Now celebrating its 90th year of service, food and drink endures in evolving ways to keep relevant and exceed near-mythological expectations.
Thursday, November 21,2013
In wake of Espresso Roma’s closure, Boulder’s Bohemians explore new spots
Coffee houses in the 1950s and ’60s didn’t resemble the ones that exist today. People’s faces weren’t hidden behind laptops and you probably couldn’t order a $5 latte.
Thursday, November 14,2013
Spices take center stage as weather turns cold
When we say we want to “spice it up,” whether that’s our career, our marriage or our food, it means that we want to make it better, more interesting, more exciting.
Thursday, November 7,2013
Harm reduction approach to alcohol overconsumption focuses on minimizing risk of alcohol abuse, one slice of pizza at a time
As waves of cloudy-eyed CU students ascended the stairs from the University of Colorado Boulder campus to the front of the Colorado Book Store on Halloween, they were met by a group of individuals, some in suits and some in costumes, serving 10 pizzas from The Sink, two large party subs from Cheba Hut and four cases of bottled water.
Thursday, October 31,2013
Beer pairings continue their takeover of the town
Boulder’s brewpubs — where outside the mountains’ snowy tips mirror the foam-headed pints lining the bar — are out to prove that beer and food are one and the same.
Thursday, October 24,2013
Meat grown in vats is getting closer, and that’s a good thing
It’s getting increasingly hard to find anything good to say about meat. It is expensive, swallowing huge tracts of land and tons of grain. It has a large carbon footprint. Finally, industrial meat production is hard on the animals, even before they’re slaughtered.
Thursday, October 17,2013
Left Hand earns three golds as GABF smiles on Colorado
Is bigger better? This year’s Great American Beer Festival didn’t provide a clear answer.
Thursday, October 10,2013
Remodeled, re-established or just plain new, three Boulder restaurants bring excitement to dining landscape
Nelson Kugel, owner of the Gondolier, unrolls a blueprint under the hanging halogen lights in his restaurant’s new location at the Meadows Shopping Center. His finger hovers just above the diagram before he points out where the full-service bar, the private dining room and the adjacent booths will fit amid the bare concrete of the now-skeletal space.
Thursday, October 3,2013
After the flood, farmers and customers breathe life into community events
Federal law lays it all out: If the edible portion of a crop directly touched floodwater, it’s “adulterated” and should not enter human food channels.
Thursday, September 26,2013
Regulars, atmosphere create different type of bar experience
The doors open at 3 p.m. and the regulars start coming in, some with paperbacks to read at the bar. Many are there five, six, seven days a week. They know each other’s names, the regulars, the bartenders, the doorman — he’s not really a bouncer until the night crowd appears.