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Monthly Archive: May 2013

Tuesday

28

May 2013

Milk and Cookies are good for the soul and for Colorado

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Milk and cookies are one of the simple joys in life. Along with peanut butter and jelly or bacon and eggs, certain food combinations complement one another so much that they become a part of our culture. Sharing milk and cookies with loved ones is the epitome of warmth and comfort that everyone, big and […]

Thursday

23

May 2013

Memorial Weekend Barbecuing

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Around this time of year, grocery stores are packing their shelves with an array of meats in preparation for warm weather and BBQ frenzies. Getting outside and enjoying the sun has been long overdue for Coloradans, and we have a secret that will make your Memorial Day BBQ the finest celebration around. While you may […]

Thursday

16

May 2013

A healthy body is a happy body.

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Colorado didn’t become one of the healthiest and most fit states overnight­. With a little bit of innovation and a lot of passion, we can find enjoyment in just about anything we put our minds to. Whether it is biking around lush paths or hiking to the peak of the flatirons, you can bet that […]

Monday

13

May 2013

May Recipe: Asparagus with Lemon and Pistachios

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Asparagus are low in calories, fat free and sodium free. They are a good source of vitamins A and C and are high in folate. Refrigerate asparagus for up to four days by wrapping the ends of stalks in wet paper towel and placing in a plastic bag. Asparagus with Lemon and Pistachios Ingredients: 2 […]

Wednesday

8

May 2013

The Real Dill is the Real Deal

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Colorado Proud is about to get real. This Denver based company has brought Colorado innovation to one of the oldest forms of food preservation. The need for pickling is no longer about preserving out-of-season food but a complex art of balancing spices, seasonings and endless savory flavors. The Real Dill left traditional pickles behind, determined […]

Thursday

2

May 2013

Spice things up for Cinco de Mayo

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There’s no denying that Colorado has a flair for excitement and adventure. With the weather getting warmer and Cinco de Mayo around the corner, we have a lot to celebrate. If you’re looking forward to grilling outside with tasty snacks and cool drinks, we’ve got some savory jams and jellies that are sure to bring […]