Colorado Table

Vegetables blossom on dessert menus

Vegetables blossom on dessert menus

Maybe you’d like some beetroot ice cream as served by the Sweet Rose Creamery in Santa Monica, California.

Grill on-the-vine tomatoes for stunning starter

Grill on-the-vine tomatoes for stunning starter

The heat of the grill will intensify the natural juices and sugars, making the sweet tomatoes even more flavorful.

Full appeals court upholds labels on meat packages

In the opinion issued Tuesday, Judge Stephen F. Williams of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia, who was also on the three-judge panel, upheld the earlier decision and wrote for the majority of the full panel.

Holding on to tomato season with a spicy-sweet jam

Holding on to tomato season with a spicy-sweet jam

Looking for something a bit more robust?

Celebrate the season with a triple-tomato salad

Celebrate the season with a triple-tomato salad

All kinds of tomatoes are at the best just now, big and small, beefsteak and cherry. At the base of this salad are sliced beefsteak tomatoes, which are topped with chopped small tomatoes and drizzled with a tomato-based vinaigrette.

Incubator farms nurture agriculture entrepreneurs

Incubator farms nurture agriculture entrepreneurs

“It’s giving me an opportunity to implement business ideas that I hadn’t had a chance to before,” said Damon Brangman, 43, an immigrant from Bermuda who wants to grow his own vegetables for the mobile juice business he runs with his wife in Ithaca.

Ruling on antibiotics in livestock reversed

The decision by the 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals reversed a ruling in 2012 by a district court that sided with several health and consumer organizations that sued the FDA after the agency decided against holding the hearings.

Think beyond the slice with refreshing watermelon

Think beyond the slice with refreshing watermelon

Slice it. Eat it. Spit out the occasional seed. Done.

Dunkin' pushing cashiers to 'upsell' in afternoons

Dunkin’ pushing cashiers to ‘upsell’ in afternoons

“People tend to be in a slightly different mode in the afternoon,” Travis said. “In the afternoon, they tend to be more relaxed.”

New high-end products distill essence of vodka

New high-end products distill essence of vodka

“Vodka distilleries are saying, ‘Listen, let’s get back to our basics. Let’s make these products and represent ourselves in a way that holds true to mixing a very clean cocktail,” says Jeff Leanheart, beverage director of The Smith Lincoln Center in New York City.