Category Archives: Food

Eating Countdown

Let’s face it – food is one of my favorite things. I celebrate the regional cuisines and local restaurants wherever I am.  With 16 days until the moving trucks arrive, I have decided to pick up one of the best … Continue reading

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Tapas Turkey Day Test #2: Oyster cornbread stuffing

This is why I do not do anything new for guests.  I took one bite of the test oyster cornbread stuffing and it ripped the roof of my mouth open.  So then I dug out the oysters and gave the … Continue reading

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Tapas Turkey Day Test #1: Mini Bourbon Pecan Pie

Do you remember when I posted last year that there was a trifecta of untouchables for Thanksgiving dinner?  (No?  It’s here.)  I’m testing a new kind of Turkey Day because in September when we moved, I threw away heaps of … Continue reading

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Colleen and Pat’s Top of the Town

5280 Magazine top of the town issue is out and I thought this would be a fun thing to do as we leave our home in Highlands Ranch/Denver. Best burger: C: Teds Montana Grill P: Teds Montana Grill Best Place … Continue reading

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Sunday Dinner – Flat Chicken, Pesto Corn & Salad

As a relaxing start to a stressful week, I decided to make Sunday Dinner. In my family, this is usually a roast but given the summer temps, we did chicken on the grill. The recipe from Saveur included some fancy … Continue reading

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Itadakimasu!

I thoroughly enjoyed being sous chef tonight for a soba salad recipe from Epicurious. Pat was so enthusiastic about Japanese food after his visit to see me at Christmas in Japan, I noticed miso paste and soba noodles in the … Continue reading

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Eat Week or Easter Week

Settling into home has been nice.  My parents visited from New Jersey for Easter which provided a perfect reason to sample new restaurants that have popped up all over Denver. Cafebar in Wash Park Homemade pierogies?  To die for.  New … Continue reading

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