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Thirsty? New brewery, distillery and coffee houses open in Colorado Springs
By: Teresa Farney - 0 Fri, Sep 23, 2016

Getting a buzz is getting easier. Here's a look at some coffee shops, breweries and distillers that have recently opened:

- KaPow Comics &...

Dining Review: Oliver's Delicatessen serves specialty sandwiches with a smile
By: - 0 Thu, Sep 22, 2016

The list of what's contributed to the longevity of Oliver's Delicatessen is short: good food, reasonable prices and friendly faces. It's a basic...

Chipotle makes new push to convince people its food is safe
By: - 0 Wed, Sep 21, 2016

NEW YORK — Chipotle is making another push to convince people that its food won't make them sick, with plans to run more newspaper and digital ads...

Storm behind him, Colorado Springs man keeps on food-truckin'
By: Chhun Sun - 0 Mon, Sep 19, 2016

While sitting on a hammock, Chhaya Phat surveys his backyard filled with reminders of what happened a week earlier, when a powerful, ruthless storm...

Dining review: Carbonella Creations is food love Italian style
By: - 0 Fri, Sep 16, 2016

Even among the Styrofoam containers for the carryout fare, love Italian style is in full bloom at Carbonella Creations.

With only three...

Popular Colorado Springs waiter opens a bistro in Monument
By: Teresa Farney - 0 Fri, Sep 16, 2016

Rick Velliquette is a first-time restaurant owner but is no stranger to the restaurant business. He plans to open The Bistro on 2nd, 65 Second St.,...

Dining Review: 2 Lucho's serves well-made Mexican and Peruvian cuisine
By: - 0 Thu, Sep 15, 2016

It's no surprise that a Google search for tzatziki sauce and any Latin American cuisine nets few results. Yet 2 Lucho's, a small restaurant dishing...

Burritos in the sky: Chipotle tests drone deliveries
By: - 0 Fri, Sep 9, 2016

NEW YORK — Flying burritos will soon be a reality over Virginia Tech.

Chipotle is taking part in a test this month that will let some of the...

Colorado Springs coffee shop offers new menu along with Tuesday taco and nacho menu
By: Teresa Farney - 0 Fri, Sep 9, 2016

Taco Tuesdays have become a big hit at Urban Steam Coffee Bar and Cafe, 1025 S. Sierra Madre St.. The $2 street taco lineup changes weekly. If you're...

Dining Review: Iron Bird offers up brick-oven pizza and impressive craft beer
By: - 0 Fri, Sep 9, 2016

Iron Bird Brewing Co. has a great vibe thanks to the friendly staff and its industrial décor boasting high ceilings with exposed duct work and...

'I know it's coming ... but when?' Colorado Springs' newest brewery required patience
By: Stephanie Earls - 0 Wed, Sep 7, 2016

Craft beer fans didn't need a mystical oracle to predict the Colorado Springs brewery count was about to rise in late spring 2015, when the sign for...

List: Best barbecue in the Colorado Springs area
By: - 0 Tue, Sep 6, 2016

Here's our list, using the 'Best of the Springs' magazine as our source, of the best barbecue restaurants in and around Colorado Springs.

Starbucks brings back Pumpkin Spice Latte, introduces new drink
By: - 0 Fri, Sep 2, 2016

True coffee fans can get their hands on Starbucks’s fall favorite, the pumpkin spice latte, before anyone else.

Starbucks tweeted...

Colorado Springs bar gets makeover by Bar Rescue TV reality show
By: Teresa Farney - 0 Thu, Sep 1, 2016

Jon Nicholls is no stranger to making rescues flying medevac helicopters out of Buckley Air Force Base with the Colorado National Guard. But recently...

Historic chapel in downtown Colorado Springs will become a brewery tasting room
By: Stephanie Earls - 0 Wed, Aug 31, 2016

Three months after abandoning plans to open a brewery tasting room in a new, multi-use center on Cascade Avenue, Local Relic is moving forward with...