Colorado Springs bakers make impressive Yule logs

By: Teresa J. Farney teresa.farney@gazette.com

Need an idea for an edible centerpiece on the Christmas table? Make your own bûche de Noël.

Also known as a Yule log, this delicious dessert has a rich food tradition. It's an elaborately decorated, rolled...

Table Talk: Colorado Springs area has many holiday tea options

By: teresa j. farney teresa.farney@gazette.com

With all the rush, rush of the festive season, what better way to take a breather than with a cup of tea? Why not make it a pot? You can do just that at several locations where holiday teas are being offered....

Colorado Springs chef Brother Luck wins spot on Food Network challenge

By: Teresa J. Farney teresa.farney@gazette.com

Brother Luck is enjoying some good fortune.

Months ago, the chef-owner of Brother Luck Street Eats set his sights on becoming a contender on Food Network's "Chopped: Impossible Restaurant Challenge." The...

Happy holidays for gluten-free dieters when dining away from home

By: teresa j. farney teresa.farney@gazette.com

What would the holidays be without festive parties, fancy meals, and office potlucks? For most people, little thought goes into what they can or cannot eat. But for those with celiac disease - a genetic autoimmune...

Table Talk: Colorado Springs chef counting votes to be on Food Network's Chopped

By: teresa farney teresa.farney@gazette.com

Brother Luck, owner of Brother Luck Street Eats, has been selected as one of 10 semifinalists in Food Network's Chopped: Impossible Restaurant Challenge. He got into the running by impressing judges with his...

Table Talk: Colorado Springs restaurant offers secret menu with customer favorites

By: Teresa J. Farney teresa.farney@gazette.com

This may come as a surprise to you, but Walter's Bistro, 146 E. Cheyenne Mountain Blvd., has a secret menu, which you must request if you want to have a look.

They call it The Black Menu, and it includes...

On Food: Brother Luck surprises, entertains in cooking class

By: Teresa J. Farney teresa.farney@gazette.com

To say that Brother Luck has an affinity for pork would be an understatement.

"I'm probably the only chef in town that has bacon fat delivered," he said during a recent cooking class at Savory Spice...

Colorado Springs baker wins The Gazette's Holiday Cookie Contest

By: teresa farney teresa.farney@gazette.com

And the winner is ... Margaret Rash.

Her entry, Double Dip Cookies, caught the attention of judges in The Gazette's Holiday Cookie Recipe Contest.

A steady flow of recipes poured in throughout November,...