Though the country is still under the heavy weight of a crushing recession, Denver’s food scene grew in 2012. Here are some new restaurant openings of 2012 that deserve a visit.
Did you know that Denver has one of the largest cookbook collections in the country? The Husted Collection at University of Denver’s Penrose Library holds 14,000 cookbooks spanning the past 400 years. As this collection shows, Denver loves to read about food. Here are a few popular books from local bookstores that capture the essence of Colorado’s finest cookbook writers.