Teresa Farney

Food Reporter

  • Pikes Pick: Ooh la la, it's grand opening weekend for French Kitchen culinary center

    Updated: 17 hr ago

    It's grand opening weekend Saturday, June 24, and Sunday, June 25, for The French Kitchen's new 4-in-1 Culinary Center with a cafe, bakery, boutique, and cooking school, 4771 N. Academy Blvd. There will be food, equipment demos, a photo booth in a Eiffel Tower look-alike, class and...

  • Lemonade taproom? Yes, and it's in Colorado Springs

    Updated: 19 hr ago

    Lisa and Ches DiDonato, owners of Pikes Peak Lemonade Co., 224 N. Tejon St., have taken the summer popular elixir from farmers market only to a shop with lemonade on tap. "I believe we are the only lemonade on tap shop in the world," said Ches. The drinks do not contain artificial...

  • LIST: Farmers markets in the Colorado Springs area

    Updated: Thu, Jun 22, 2017

    A look at farmers markets in the Colorado Springs area: Daily Spencer's Lawn & Garden Center, 1430 S. Tejon St., 9 a.m. to 6 p.m., Mondays through Saturdays, through late October, 632-2788, spencers gardens.com. The store's Fountain location, 4720 Center Valley Drive offers a...

  • Colorado Springs kid, teen cooking camps educate and entertain

    Updated: Wed, Jun 21, 2017

    It's officially summer. School has been out for a few weeks and the kids are driving you up the wall. You're at wit's end telling them to put down the smartphone and give social media a breather. You might remember that a few weeks ago, we told you about some cooking camps for kids....

  • Popular Colorado Springs restaurant and bakery has new owners

    Updated: Wed, Jun 14, 2017

    Meet the Nehme family, the new owners of the beloved Marigold Café & Bakery, 4605 Centennial Blvd. Mom and dad, Julie and Ghassan, are learning the ropes of the bustling business. Daughter Cailee is the manager, but is also trying her hand at learning the workings of the bakery....

  • Pikes Picks: Return to nostalgia of the drive-in theater; Colorado lamb sliders at Cerberus

    Updated: Wed, Jun 14, 2017

    Return to the nostalgia of the drive-in Shuttle back to the 1950s when folks watched movies from the comfort (discomfort?) of their cars. The Blue Starlite Drive-In will open June 21 for the summer in the historic Eagle County mining town of Minturn in Eagle County, near Vail. The...

  • Steven Raichien's latest cookbook is all about barbecue sauces, rubs and marinades

    Updated: Wed, Jun 14, 2017

    With Father's Day coming up, it's a great time to give that special guy some tips for saucing up his grilling game. And chances are, he's a griller. Seventy-five percent of adults in the United States own a grill or smoker, according to the Hearth, Patio & Barbecue Association....

  • Eat Well: New pressure cooker can make healthy meals fast in the microwave oven

    Updated: Tue, Jun 13, 2017

    Both eyebrows shot up when I first read about a pressure cooker that can be used in a microwave oven. This is scary. How will the pressure be regulated? On the other hand, if the pressure cooker exploded, the mess could be contained in a smaller space - unlike when my grandma's...

  • Colorado Springs Asian chef serves Malaysian street food out of her catering kitchen

    Updated: Wed, Jun 7, 2017

    Peng and Ted Jones, owners of Asian Cookery, 6760 N. Academy Blvd., have expanded their catering with tables and chairs so you can sit and enjoy Peng's delicious Malaysian street food and a few Chinese offerings too. "The nasi lemak is a typical breakfast meal," she said. "With the...

  • Pikes Pick: Treat yourself to a Flight Night at Peak Place Cafe

    Updated: Wed, Jun 7, 2017

    Try your wings at a special Flight Night at Peak Place Cafe, 2360 Montebello Square Drive, from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. Thursday. For $17 per person, you'll get five samples of Ines Givanett's wines from Castelfeder Winery in Alto Adige, Italy. A food truck will be available for good eats.

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