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Produce perfection: Colorado weather conditions ripe for growing sweet, juicy cantaloupes and peaches
Produce perfection: Colorado weather conditions ripe for growing sweet, juicy cantaloupes and peaches

By: Teresa Farney - 0 51 min ago

Rocky Ford cantaloupes and Palisade peaches are the king and queen of our state's agriculture, and every year residents are more than eager to roll...

The way to glam up melon involves something sparkling
The way to glam up melon involves something sparkling

By: - 0 3 hr ago

Sparkling wine is my aperitif of choice. It's light and refreshing, it pairs well with about any starter, and those bubbles always put me in a good...

Use orange juice to tame the heat in spicy shrimp dish
Use orange juice to tame the heat in spicy shrimp dish

By: - 0 3 hr ago

Have you ever whipped up a spicy dish - chili, for example - and realized too late in the process that you somehow overdid it and added way too much...

Colorado Springs area cooking classes and events starting Aug. 31, 2016

By: - 0 Wed, Aug 31, 2016

WHAT'S COOKING

CLASSES

ONGOING

Black Bear Bourbon Bar - 10375 Ute Pass Ave., Green Mountain Falls; 684-9648,...

On Food: New kitchen gadgets make food preparation easier
On Food: New kitchen gadgets make food preparation easier

By: Teresa Farney - 0 3 hr ago

Let's talk gadgets!

The first I found just in time for tomato season, as gardens now are producing in all their glory. It's the Kuhn Rikon...

Wine Guy: Look to Germany and France for white wine alternatives
Wine Guy: Look to Germany and France for white wine alternatives

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For the last installment in my series on white wines to cool off this hot summer, I am excited to be reviewing wine from Germany and Alsace. These...

VIDEO: 5 favorite foods at the Colorado State Fair
VIDEO: 5 favorite foods at the Colorado State Fair

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The Gazette's Eric Singer heads to the 2016 State Fair in Pueblo to check out some tried and true and new favorite food groups.

State Fair...

Carrot and quinoa mini-muffins are great snacks or breakfast
Carrot and quinoa mini-muffins are great snacks or breakfast

By: - 0 Yesterday

The reason cupcakes took the baking world by storm a few years ago is because, in short, they are awesome. A sweet package of moist, crumby goodness...

Worms found in burgers at 2 Kentucky McDonald's restaurants
Worms found in burgers at 2 Kentucky McDonald's restaurants

By: - 0 Sat, Aug 27, 2016

MAYFIELD, Ky. — At least two people have reported finding worms in food from McDonald's restaurants in two Kentucky communities.

Mayfield...

LIST: Farmers markets in the Colorado Springs area
LIST: Farmers markets in the Colorado Springs area

By: Teresa Farney - 0 Sat, Aug 27, 2016

It's time for some farm-fresh produce! Here's a look at farmers markets in the Colorado Springs area.
VIDEO: Domino’s pizza to start drone delivery after successful test run
VIDEO: Domino’s pizza to start drone delivery after successful test run

By: - 0 Fri, Aug 26, 2016

It’s a bird. It’s a plane. No, it’s a pizza pie.

Domino’s Pizza announced Thursday that the company will begin drone pizza deliveries in New...

6 best diners around Colorado Springs
6 best diners around Colorado Springs

By: - 0 Thu, Aug 25, 2016

Looking for some of the best diners in and around town? Here are the six tastiest in the Colorado Springs metro as chosen by Gazette readers in our...

Pike's Pub: When ordering a beer flight, ask bartender for guidance on which to sample first
Pike's Pub: When ordering a beer flight, ask bartender for guidance on which to sample first

By: Jakob Rodgers - 0 Wed, Aug 24, 2016

You step into a new brewery and order a flight of beer - a handful of samples, each a few ounces and each a different style.

The question is:...

Corn on the cob gets flavor boost (2 recipes to impress)
Corn on the cob gets flavor boost (2 recipes to impress)

By: Teresa Farney - 0 Wed, Aug 24, 2016

With the eagerly anticipated corn season in full swing, farmers markets and stores shelves are full, and locals are in full swoon. If all you've ever...

Taking green bean salad up a notch
Taking green bean salad up a notch

By: - 0 Wed, Aug 24, 2016

Green beans can be, well, I'll say it, boring.

They are one of the more accessible and affordable vegetables on the market, and one of the...

Summer squash makes flavorful 'pasta' dish
Summer squash makes flavorful 'pasta' dish

By: - 0 Wed, Aug 24, 2016

Summer squash reproduces so energetically that calling it prolific is understating the case. Still, why not take advantage of its bounty?

Here...

Colorado Springs area beer related events starting Aug. 24, 2016

By: - 0 Wed, Aug 24, 2016

BREW CALENDAR

Tuesdays

Tuesday Night Karma Hour - One dollar per pint sold will be donated to a local charity, 5-9 p.m., Bristol Brewing...

Colorado Springs grocers carrying new, spiced-up yogurt flavors
Colorado Springs grocers carrying new, spiced-up yogurt flavors

By: Teresa Farney - 0 Tue, Aug 23, 2016

I've made no secret of the fact that Noosa is one of my favorite brands of yogurt. And one of the things that sets apart the Colorado-based company...

Lemon juice makes a chicken and potato bake into a breeze
Lemon juice makes a chicken and potato bake into a breeze

By: - 0 Tue, Aug 23, 2016

Autumn might be the official season of the one-pot wonder. Kids are back in school, the office water cooler gets crowded as we trickle back from...

Contest brings some fame to UCCS' burger
Contest brings some fame to UCCS' burger

By: Teresa Farney - 0 Mon, Aug 22, 2016

Mark Hayes, director of dining and hospitality services at the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs, couldn't be prouder of results from The...

Mexican grilled corn produces quite a statement
Mexican grilled corn produces quite a statement

By: - 0 Wed, Aug 24, 2016

There is nothing better than an ear of steamed or grilled fresh corn in late summer.

Except for maybe this Mexican grilled corn.

A bold...

Pikes Pub: Considering a blended beer? Colorado Springs brewer has a few tips
Pikes Pub: Considering a blended beer? Colorado Springs brewer has a few tips

By: Stephanie Earls - 0 Fri, Aug 19, 2016

Few would argue that craft beer can't stand on its own, especially here in the Pikes Peak region.

If you're a lover of libation with the time...

Pikes Pub: C.B. & Potts steps up for ALS
Pikes Pub: C.B. & Potts steps up for ALS

By: Stephanie Earls - 0 Thu, Aug 18, 2016

C.B & Potts Restaurant and Brewery has joined the annual ‘Ales for ALS’ program a fundraising and awareness campaign to help find a cure for ALS...

On Food: Culinary finds abound at Food & Wine Classic in Aspen
On Food: Culinary finds abound at Food & Wine Classic in Aspen

By: Teresa Farney - 0 Wed, Aug 17, 2016

For a foodie, the Food & Wine Classic in Aspen is like Christmas in June. This is where you get an inside peek at new trends in cuisine, learn tips...

Wine Guy: Crisp, fresh Mediterranean whites perfect for summer
Wine Guy: Crisp, fresh Mediterranean whites perfect for summer

By: - 0 Wed, Aug 17, 2016

As hot as it has been lately, one would be forgiven for thinking we somehow have been transported to the Mediterranean. Except, instead of ocean...

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