NyQuil Marinade For Poultry?

NyQuil Marinade For Poultry?

    The Food and Drug Administration officially declared that it’s a bad idea to use NyQuil as a chicken marinade. Ummmm….What?The federal agency felt obligated to issue the warning after a social media challenge encouraged people to cook chicken in NyQuil and other cough medicines. They felt obligated to explain the pure idiocy of the idea. I can not wrap my brain around the stupidity of these social media...

Finally A Hot Dog Popsicle?

Finally A Hot Dog Popsicle?

As we are nearing Labor Day, two summer flavors are joining together. What flavors you may ask? Well two summer favorites; hot dogs and popsicles. No I am not kidding. You read that right!Oscar Mayer is selling its first-ever "Cold Dog," a frozen popsicle that tastes like the brand's hot wiener. Apparently it is said to taste like a smoky hot dog straight off the grill, topped with a swirl...

Avelina Competes In RARE Steak Competition

Avelina Competes In RARE Steak Competition

At Denver’s RARE Steak Championships this year, another competitor will be LoDo’s restaurant Avelina.Avelina’s is a modern yet elegant space in the heart of LoDo. For those of you new to Denver, that means the area known as lower downtown. The restaurant has an open kitchen concept with their gorgeous dining room seating up to 75 people. The private dining area can accommodate large parties of up to 40, and...

Pumpkin Spice Debuts at 7-Eleven

Pumpkin Spice Debuts at 7-Eleven

Well, we may be in the midst of a heatwave lately, but one establishment is bringing in the fall vibes already.7-Eleven is bringing us into the cooler weather and fall frame of mind with their kick-off of pumpkin spice season. They are the first to add the familiar and popular flavor to their menu for the fall season. Bringing in the “unofficial start of fall” is the return of their...

Whiskey Lovers:  Stranahans is releasing a special batch on Saturday.

Whiskey Lovers: Stranahans is releasing a special batch on Saturday.

In 2011, Stranahans Distillery released a special bottle of Whiskey, named Snowflake.  There were only a few Barrels, and a Limited number of Bottles made, which made this libation a collectors item.  Every year they put out a new Snowflake release, except for the past 3 years.  But Stranahans is back with Snowflake Batch number 25.  It goes on sale on Saturday, and like previous years, people will be camping...

Colorado’s Favorite Thanksgiving Side Dish Is…

Colorado’s Favorite Thanksgiving Side Dish Is…

Everybody is eating the same basics every year for the Circus of Thanksgiving.  You have the Ringleader of the whole thing with the Turkey, but it's really the sides that steal the show on Thursday. We all have that one thing we look forward to more than anything else.  Maybe it's the Stove Top that your Aunt passes off as her own, or your Grandma's Sweet Potatoes, we all have...

How Long Do Thanksgiving Leftovers Last?

How Long Do Thanksgiving Leftovers Last?

Thanksgiving is right around the corner. Many of us are preparing to fill our pantries with ingredients that will make a traditional turkey dinner. Come next Thursday, there is sure to be kitchens filled with leftovers. But how long will those leftovers last in your refrigerator? Many people are googling the question, so let’s answer it.Refrigerated Thanksgiving leftovers are safe to eat for four days. After that, the risk of...

One of Denver’s Favorite Breakfast Places Opens Newest Location

One of Denver’s Favorite Breakfast Places Opens Newest Location

One of Denver’s favorite breakfast places is opening a new location. Snooze, an A.M. Eatery is just about finished their newest Colorado location. This time the always packed breakfast and brunch spot will be moving into the Baker neighborhood.The newest Snooze restaurant will open its fifth location in Denver, at 101 N. Broadway. The restaurant’s grand opening will be on Wednesday November 16th. Snooze opened its first location in Denver,...