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Travel

Road Trip to Mesa Verde National Park and Canyons of the Ancients

A few years ago I was flipping through 5280 and I noticed a small picture of people climbing down ladders into a mysterious sand-colored ancient dwelling. From that moment onward, it was a dream of mine to go to Mesa Verde National Park in the southwest corner of Colorado in the Four Corners area. Because […]

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Food

Map of 2020-2021 Denver Dining Out Passbook Restaurants

UPDATE 20 Feb 2021: The 2020-2021 DiningOut Passbook now expires September 30, 2021 UPDATE 12 October 2020: The 20202-2021 Denver Dining Out Passbook is now on sale. Enter the discount code “NEWDENIZEN21” in the shopping cart to get the book for more than 50% off – $45 + shipping (normally $99).* The Passbooks are printed […]

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Food

Great Lobster Rolls in Denver

Who doesn’t love a great lobster roll? Growing up on the East Coast before moving to Denver, I fell in love with these simple, yet elegant sandwich many years ago and find it to be the ultimate summertime lunch or dinner. You would think that living in a land-locked state that lobster rolls would be […]

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Food

Sherry’s Soda Shoppe: Nostalgic Denver Ice Cream Spot

There’s a new ice cream spot in town, the recently opened Sherry’s Soda Shoppe in the Five Points neighborhood. I recently stopped by this beautifully designed space and sample one of their many ice cream flavors developed by Milena Nichols, previously of Sweet Cow. The parlor is the latest from Denver restauranteur Joshua Pollack, owner […]

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Food

Best Ramen in Denver: A Comprehensive Guide

UPDATED 11 April 2021: Due to the COVID-19 shutdowns and re-openings, this list now identifies which restaurants are currently OPEN FOR BUSINESS in some capacity and if they are offering takeout, delivery, outdoor/patio, or dine-in service. Happy slurping! The word is out! As mentioned on my Instagram, I’m on the hunt to find the BEST RAMEN […]