COLORADO

Fast Food

Carl's Jr. Is Here to Ruin 4/20 with Its New CBD Burger

You'd probably eat yourself to death like that guy in 'Se7en' before getting a real high off Rocky Mountain High CheeseBurger Delights.
Jelisa Castrodale
4.17.19
Girl Scout Cookies

Girl Scout Cookie Sales Skyrocket After Fifth-Grader Puts Shirtless Jason Momoa on Box

"The moms are getting really excited and they're saying that they need them.”
Jelisa Castrodale
2.19.19
WTF

Family Unknowingly Buys, Eats Box of Cereal from Walmart that Expired in 1997

In other words, this cereal expired one month before 'Buffy the Vampire Slayer' premiered on TV and six months before Princess Diana died.
Jelisa Castrodale
3.8.18
COLORADO

Denver Cafe Criticized for Saying It 'Happily' Gentrifies Neighborhood

Now, community members have erupted in protest, and the local NAACP chapter is calling for a boycott of the chain.
Mayukh Sen
11.27.17
Weed

A Gourmet Weed Dinner At Hunter S. Thompson's House

MUNCHIES columnist David Bienenstock headed to Aspen, Colorado to hang out at Owl Farm, the estate of the late legendary writer, Hunter S. Thompson, to enjoy a weed-infused dinner amongst marijuana enthusiasts.
David Bienenstock
10.22.17
agriculture

How One Man Is Managing to Grow Tropical Fruit in the Rocky Mountains

In addition to bananas and figs, he also has a one-acre outdoor food forest brimming with berries, olives, stone fruit, and more.
Clarissa Wei
10.10.17
WTF

This Might Be the Weirdest Restaurant in America

There's definitely no old Soviet spy equipment embedded inside.
Myles Karp
10.4.17
lawsuit

Austin Taco Chain Torchy's Sues Colorado Restaurant Over Claim of 'Damn Good Tacos'

It's a showdown between "Dam Good Tacos" and "Damn Good Tacos"—whose side are you on?
Nick Rose
4.11.17
MARIJUANA

Colorado Restaurant Workers Head to Greener Pastures At Dispensaries

Colorado’s legal marijuana boom is in full swing, but the industry is having some unforeseen, negative impacts on other sectors of the state’s economy.
Gigen Mammoser
4.2.17
alcohol

Why People Camp Out in Freezing Temperatures for This Whiskey

I waited with hundreds of people for a chance to pick up a bottle Stranahan’s Snowflake, a one-of-a-kind whiskey released just once a year.
Natalie B. Compton
12.14.16
beer

Should We Really Blame Weed Legalization for Declining Beer Sales?

A recent report found a correlation between marijuana legalization and a decline in beer sales. But the truth is a lot more complicated.
Jelisa Castrodale
12.3.16
Weed

Denver Will Be the First US City to Allow the Use of Marijuana in Bars and Restaurants

Denver voters passed Proposition 300, and the use weed in restaurants and bars is now legalized—but there's still a catch before you light up a joint at your table.
Alex Swerdloff
11.17.16
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