• Colorado Springs food trucks see growing demand

    By Bill Radford bill.radford@gazette.com -
    Updated: 3 hr ago

    You want your own business. You have a passion for food. So operating a food truck might sound ideal. Less overhead than a restaurant. Few if any employees. You drive to where the customers are. How hard could it be? Well, pretty hard. "If you plan on owning and operating your...

  • Newest Colorado Springs Chick-fil-A opening on South Nevada Avenue

    By rich laden rich.laden@gazette.com -
    Updated: Thu, Mar 15, 2018

    Familiar names are continuing to flock to South Nevada Avenue as part of a redevelopment of the area. Chick-fil-A opens Thursday at 1620 S. Nevada Ave., joining Natural Grocers and Zoes Kitchen, which also have opened along the corridor south of downtown Colorado Springs....

  • Colorado Springs area cooking classes and events starting March 14, 2018

    By Carlotta Olson carlotta.olson@gazette.com -
    Updated: Wed, Mar 14, 2018

    Cooking classes, tastings and other culinary events in and around Colorado Springs.

  • The heart races - for chocolate. Here are five quick-fix ways to enjoy it.

    By Bonnie S. Benwick The Washington Post -
    Updated: Wed, Mar 14, 2018

    Given the choice between a box of chocolates, however beautifully rendered, and a warm and shiny batch of chocolate baked or swirled on the stovetop, I'll go with the latter every time. The recipes here won't take much time or effort to put together, and offer options for everyone - as...

  • Yes, you really do need two types of measuring cups

    By Becky Krystal The Washington Post -
    Updated: Wed, Mar 14, 2018

    I get it. Kitchens are small and budgets smaller. It would be easy to say a measuring cup is a measuring cup is a measuring cup. Is it really necessary to have separate equipment for dry and wet ingredients? Sorry, I'm not going to let you Marie Kondo your way out of this one. You...

  • Colorado Springs cooking school offers chocolate workshop to hone truffle-making skills

    By teresa farney teresa.farney@gazette.com -
    Updated: Wed, Mar 14, 2018

    Ever wonder what tempering chocolate is all about? Or why you need to do it? Know what polycarbonate candy molds and acetate sheets are? If you're staring blankly at the page, the answers await at two Artisan Chocolate Workshops offered by Colorado Springs Culinary Enthusiasts. This...

  • Roasting a chicken is as easy as putting a baking sheet in the oven

    By Becky Krystal The Washington Post -
    Updated: Wed, Mar 14, 2018

    Learn to roast a whole chicken, and you'll eat well for life. And if you're anything like Prince Harry, it might help you get engaged, too. A roast chicken can be an impressive centerpiece for dinner, and you can use the meat to make many other dishes, whether enchiladas, chicken...

  • Colorado's first Shake Shack has an opening date, reveals menu items exclusive to state

    Allyson Reedy, The Know
    Updated: Tue, Mar 13, 2018

    Colorado, our shack is about to be shaken. The state’s first Shake Shack will open at 30th and Larimer on March 21. Two other spots will follow — a Highlands Ranch location opening this summer and, pending City Council approval, an outpost at the Denver International...

  • St. Patrick's Day will soon be here. Colorado Springs Irish have a few party tips

    By Teresa J. Farney teresa.farney@gazette.com -
    Updated: Sat, Mar 10, 2018

    If you had a name like Sean Fitzgerald and owned a bar called The Wobbly Olive, you might plan a hearty party with plenty of Irish food and special cocktails for St. Patrick's Day. But Fitzgerald is so passionate about the holiday, he usually holds a weeklong party at his bar. "St....

  • Peyton Manning sold Papa John's stores 2 days before NFL cut chain

    The Associated Press
    Updated: Thu, Mar 8, 2018

    DENVER — Peyton Manning sold 31 Denver-area Papa John's stores last week, two days before the NFL dropped the chain as its official pizza sponsor. The Denver Post reported Wednesday that Papa John's spokesman Peter Collins confirmed the former NFL quarterback sold his stake to...

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