Beer and pie. Both include some of the same basic ingredients, many homebrewers are also pie lovers, and Colorado has played a significant role in the history of craft brewing as well as American pie. In fact, Boulder’s Charlie Papazian, who founded the annual Great American Beer Festival, also declared Jan 23 (his birthday) National […]

http://www.foodandwine.com/slideshows/food-and-wines-favorite-places-for-pie I love lists like this the one in Food & Wine that purports to list the great pie shops of America. However, I hate this list because it inexplicably ignores Colorado’s stellar pie places like the Walnut Cafe in Boulder. What other Colorado pie artisans would you include on the list? END OF THE […]

This week celebrate National Pecan Pie Day (July 12), National French Fries Day (July 13), National Beans ‘n’ Franks Day (July 13), National Tapioca Pudding Day (July 15), National Corn Fritter Day (July 16), National Peach Ice Cream Day (July 17) and National Caviar Day (July 18) • Bastille Day Celebration, July 14, Denver Botanic […]

I believe in pie. My favorite food, bar none, is warm, fresh wild blueberry pie a la moded with good vanilla bean ice cream. But my faith transcends simple taste. When push comes to shove (as it so often does in life), I trust what lies within flaky crust. I honestly believe that if we […]