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Posts from April 2012


4/28/12 Show Recap
HOUR ONE


 
Breakfast with Gavin at Jelly Cafe  600 East 13th Street  303 831 6301
 
CALL-INS:
Robert called in;
            House Korean Barbecue 10890 E. Dartmouth 303 306 6000
            Lowry Beer Garden 7577 East Academy Blvd
Tennie called in re: Cafe Options 1650 Curtis Street, Denver 303 573 0733
Becky called in:
            Twelve 2233 Larimer Street 303 293 0287
            Colterra 210 Franklin Street, Niwot, CO 303 652 0777
Pat called in re: Heaven Dragon 3730 E. 20th Avenue 303 457 9977
Pete called in for recommendations for lunch.  Our recommendations were Asian Street Kitchen 10111 Inverness Main Street, Englewood 303 799 9800  www.streetkitchenasianbistro.com
and Marco’s Coal Fired Pizza (he has 2 locations) www.marcoscoalfiredpizza.com
 
RESTAURANTS WE TALKED ABOUT
            Hutch and Spoon 3090 Larimer Street 303 296 2317 www.hutchandspoon.com -- we wlll get Breakfast with Gavin there next week
            Lucille’s   www.luciles.com
 
HOUR TWO



SPECIAL GUEST:
Jorge de la Torre - Dean of Culinary Education: Johnson and Wales University
 
Restaurants we talked about:
  • Baker’s Palace 550 S. Federal Blvd 303 936 2279
  • Ba Le Sandwiches 1044 S Federal Blvd 303 922 9129
  • New Saigon Bakery and Deli 635 S Federal Blvd 303 935 7859
  • Vinh Xuong Bakery 375 S Federal Blvd 303 922 4968
  • Star Asian
  • Kingsland
  • Tacos Mexicos 7840 East Colfax 303 394 7555
  • Diyar on Yale and Parker
  • International Market

CALL-INS:
Margaret called re: Lucile’s
Andy - The Kitchen Table
Alison called re: Adrift Tiki Lounge 218 S Broadway (no phone # or website yet--but the drinks along are worth going in for)
Marsha - Wildflowers 9009 Metro Airport Avenue, Broomfield, CO 80021
 
HOUR THREE
 


CALL INS:
Connie - Sam’s #3 (several locations) www.samsno3.com
Tanya - Louis Diner 1500 West Littleton Blvd 303 781 1502 
Steve - Masterpiece Deli 1575 Central 303 561 3354  www.masterpiecedeli.com

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Locations: ColoradoDenver
People: Jorge de la TorreTanya - Louis Diner




 
4/21/12 Show Recap




HOUR ONE

 

Breakfast with Gavin at Espressole Cafe @ The Kitchen Table  www.kitchentablegv.com
 
CALL IN GUEST:
 
Chef Elise Wiggins - Exec. Chef at Panzano’s Restaurant  www.panzano-denver.com
Fantastic prize: Two spots in an upcoming cooking class with Chef Elise at Panzano’s
 
FOODIE FIGHT TRIVIA QUESTION:   What is the generic term for yeast, baking powder and baking soda?  (Answer: Leavening)
 
CALL-INS:
Anne called in with questions on cooking eggplant.
Christina called about the fantastic Denver Five event at Ballistrieri Vineyards.  www.denverfive.com
Elma called in with her techniques for cooking eggplant
Carol called in to answer our trivia question.
Margaret called in to recommend Torres Mexican Restaurant www.torresfood.com and Cafe Terra Cotta www.cafeterracottalittleton.com
 
HOUR TWO



FOODIE FIGHT TRIVIA QUESTION:  What grand, gem-loving gourmand and super salesman of the Guilded Age had legendary dining episodes with actress Lillian Russell? (Answer: Diamond Jim Brady)
 
SPECIAL GUEST:
Amanda Faison Food Editor 5280 Magazine
 
Restaurants we talked about:
Charcoal www.charcoaldining,com
Trillium www.trilliumdenver.com
Bittersweet www.bittersweetdenver.com
Cafe Jordano www.cafejordano.com
Pasta Vino www.pastavino.com
Duo www.duodenver.com
Beatrice and Woodsley www.beatriceandwoodsley.com
Barolo Grill www.barologrilldenver.com
Twelve www.twelverestaurant.com
 
CALL-INS:
Luane called to recommend Damascus Grill www.damascusgrill.com
 
HOUR THREE:


 
FOODIE FIGHT TRIVIA QUESTION:  What 2004 movie about 2 characters named Miles and Jack boosted Pinot Noir sales and wine country tourism near Santa Barbara, CA?  (Answer:  Sideways)
 
Bonus Question:  What beloved baking oven was inspired by New York City pretzel vendors and debuted in 1963 in the colors of turquoise and orange?  (Answers; The Easy Bake Oven)
 
CALL INS:
Dean called to recommend Angie’s www.angies.us
Deb called in to recommend ravioli at Piatti’s www.piatti.com
Michele called in to recommend Wholly Cannoli www.whollycannoli.com
Burton called in to recommend The South www.thesouthrestaurant.com
Gloria called in to answer the Trivia Question
Michael called in to recommend La Playa Mexican Restaurant  www.laplaya.cc
 
SCHEDULED CALL IN:
Chef Jon Emmanuel   Discussed Dining Out For Life April 26th and the extraordinary work Project Angel Heart does in delivering food to people with terminal illnesses.  www.projectangelheart.org
 
CONTEST WINNER:
Anne
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4/14/2012 Show Recap
HOUR 1

Breakfast with Gavin at Adagio Bakery http://www.adagiobakery.com/

LISTENER RECOMMENDATIONS FOR BREAKFAST
IN SEARCH OF RESULTS:
Favorites were (in no particular order)
HOUR 2

SPECIAL GUEST
Chef Samir Mohammed, Village Cork http://www.villagecork.com/
Denver Five Events www.denverfive.com

CALL-INS

HOUR  3

CALL IN GUEST:
Chef Tyler Wiard - Exec. Chef at Elway's Cherry Creek  www.elways.com

WHERE WE ATE:
CALL INS:
  • Sandy recommended the Rav House  191 West Mineral @ Littleton http://www.homemadegourmetcolorado.com/

CONTEST:
Aidelee - Answered the Trivia and won 2 tickets to DaVinci

OTHER RECOMMENDATIONS:
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