Nibbles

Bread for the role

It is one of the great magic tricks of modern cookery to transform day-old stale bread into simply decadent sweet and savory dishes....

The Buzz on Rumi

"Under the radar” doesn’t describe just how obscure Cafe Rumi is. This is the most established Boulder restaurant/market that is unknown to...

Open & Shuttered

Dear Future Food History Researcher,  As the year 2020 arrived, we heard that Ralphie’s Bar and Grill, which only...

Favorite Nibbles

Nobody expects to find doughnuts dished from an Airstream trailer by the railroad tracks in Boulder. Yet, there I was enjoying an...

Dear Santa

You have a busy few weeks ahead what with Solstice/Yule (12/22), Hanukkah (12/22), Festivus (12/23), Boxing Day (12/26) and Kwanzaa (12/26) plus...

Prime time

In 1969, the hippies had invaded Boulder and Richard Nixon was president. Cell phones, the internet and the Paleo diet were decades in...

Buffaloed in Boulder

It’s hard to miss the buffaloes in Boulder. Everywhere you turn there are business names and large-headed animals on beer cans, signs,...

Got rituals?

From the first fingerpicked acoustic guitar licks, the tune sounds just like Thanksgiving to me: “You can get anything...

Hacking pie crust

Pie crust has a bad reputation. It may be tasty, but it’s impossible to make. Popular culture has transformed simple dough into...

Restaurant week is a chance to find your next favorite eatery

A quick quiz: How many local restaurants do you dine at regularly? Honestly, like more than once a year? If you are...

The very, very scary menu

Once upon a dark and stormy night last week, I was consumed by the thought that food is as much about fear...

The nicest people you know are guilty of restaurant robbery

We are shoplifters. Ask local chefs and they will relate horror stories of serious thievery by their own diners. They are not...
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