• Whiskey for St. Patrick's Day? Sure, even if it is bourbon

    Updated: Wed, Mar 4, 2015

    Here's a cocktail in honor of St. Patrick's Day. But you're going to have to cut me some slack. Why? Because I know what you're expecting. Any cocktail for this holiday should include either Guinness beer or Irish whiskey, right? Logically, that makes sense. But my whiskey of choice...

  • Winter weather wrath? Pooches' paws feel the pain, too

    Updated: Wed, Mar 4, 2015

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — People aren't the only ones suffering from a seemingly endless winter of bone-rattling cold, record-busting snow and ice-slick sidewalks. Pooches' paws feel the pain, too. While millions of residents from the Rocky Mountains to the East Coast shovel snow deep into...

  • Your Photos: Icicle imagery around Colorado Springs

    The Gazette
    Updated: 1 hr ago

    We asked for icicle photos and Gazette readers responded in fine fashion! Here's our growing gallery. You can add yours via Facebook here, or email citydesk@gazette.com and include icicle pic in the subject line.  Thanks you, you're awesome.

  • Blog: Second chance to see 'Awake: The Life of Yogananda"

    By Jennifer Mulson jen.mulson@gazette.com -
    Published: Wed, Mar 4, 2015

    This is your lucky year, my friends. Due to popular demand, the folks who brought you the first screening of "Awake: The Life of Yogananda" are bringing it back a second time. The documentary takes a look at the life of Paramahansa Yogananda, a Hindu guru, mystic and yogi who came...

  • For taste of the Middle East, try za'atar on any meat or veg

    Updated: 4 hr ago

    When I was growing up in Dubai, my favorite afterschool snack was "manaeesh bi za'atar," a warm flatbread smeared with a deep green paste made of olive oil and the beloved Middle Eastern spice blend, za'atar. Rolled up with some creamy lebneh (thick yogurt) and fresh tomatoes, it's...

  • Wine Guy: Force Majeure is a wine force to be reckoned with

    By Rich Mauro Special to The Gazette -
    Updated: 4 hr ago

    For a wine devotee, Colorado is a blessed place. The state always has enjoyed good distribution of even the most renowned and rare wines. The lower population concentration here is countered by a higher interest (and dare I say sophistication) in wine. Thus Colorado is graced with...

  • A delicious lemon-pepper pork that should have been chicken

    By J.M. HIRSCH The Associated Press -
    Updated: 4 hr ago

    This is the pork tenderloin that was supposed to be a chicken. But it ended up being one of those delicious mistakes I was so glad I made. I was aiming for a roasted whole chicken that was rubbed under and over the skin with a potent blend of coarse black pepper, kosher salt, dried...

  • On Food: Indian cooking kit will hook you on curry

    By Teresa J. Farney teresa.farney@gazette.com -
    Updated: 4 hr ago

    Lately around my home, it's been all curry all the time. Not since becoming hooked on Julia Child's television series "The French Chef" in the 1960s and buying her "Mastering the Art of French Cooking" have I been motivated to cook my way through an entire cookbook. But that...

  • Colorado Springs chef finds mission work a blessing in his life career

    By Teresa J. Farney teresa.farney@gazette.com -
    Updated: 4 hr ago

    At 30, Tyler Peoples is quite possibly the youngest Colorado Springs chef to be named Chef of the Year by the Pikes Peak Chapter of the American Culinary Federation. "I have known chef Tyler for a few years and over that time have been very impressed with his creativity and...

  • Side Streets: Colorado Springs' official flag still fighting obscurity a century after adoption

    Bill Vogrin
    Updated: 5 hr ago

    High on a pole outside the Colorado Springs City Administration Building is an unusual flag, flying along with the Stars and Stripes and the Colorado state flag. The strange flag has a blue border and a field of white bearing a six-sided shield that's ringed in green, with rays of...

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