Starting the day with coffee is typical for most people. For Tyler Hill, barista at The Principal’s Office, it’s more typical to spend the entire day surrounded by coffee. Hill is a specialty coffee enthusiast and is quickly becoming one of Colorado Springs’ most talented latte artists and teachers.
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On Saturday afternoons a storefront in Historic Depot Square echoes with the whir of sewing machines, the hiss of irons, the rush of passing trains and the joyful sound of laughter. In the year since its grand opening last April, the owners of Stitch Studio have created a community of sewers in their 20s and 30s on the western edge of downtown Colorado Springs.
I guess it shouldn’t come as much of a surprise as Instagram is such a popular platform these days with makers and creatives, but I was excited when I discovered The Worley Co. The small design company is Jeremy Worley’s passion project and his lovely wife Koren stands by his side. The Worley Co. dreams up beautiful and thoughtful designs that not only inspire, but impact communities around the globe.
Full Interview with Frank Bonanno: Owner, Chef of Mizuna, Lou’s, Osteria Marco, Bones, Smoke House, Green Russell, Wednesday’s Pie, LUCA, Vesper Lounge, Bonanno Brothers Pizzeria, Salt & Grinder in and around Denver
The Broadmoor played host in early March to some of the bests chefs and beverage experts in their respective industries. COCO Food Writer, Katie Lew talks more about her experience.
Liz Rosenbaum owns and operates Her Story Cafe, located at Library 21c, the newest branch of Pikes Peak Library District. Patrons browse for books, and families shuffle by for story time, as the faint sound of hissing lattes plays in the background. Rosenbaum considers herself a culinary anthropologist—someone who loves both food and history.
The vibrant green of the pesto and vegetables in this pasta makes it a cheerful dish for Spring. I like using Kale Walnut Pesto in this dish during the early days of Spring, because it gives it a hearty, rich flavor, rather than the lighter, summery flavor of basil.