Spring has sprung, and there’s no better way to herald in the most glorious season of all than an evening sampling some of Golden’s best treats and tipples. From fine dining and sweet shops to local breweries and distilleries, there’s something for everyone to enjoy. Here’s a “taste” of just some of the participants.
With 22 beers on tap and 24 wines on tap, this nano brewpub offers premium, hand-crafted beers and special guest taps, along with in-house staples like the Orange Creamsicle Ale, a Blonde Ale brewed with orange peel and vanilla beans.
Colorado’s only dedicated gluten-free brewing facility, Holidaily offers locally sourced, 100 percent gluten free beers with Colorado-grown millet and buckwheat like the BuckWit Belgan Ale.
“New York” style pizza fans can fold their slices all they want here, along with hot hero sandwiches, pastas and salads.
Local favorite Cafe 13 has been closed for remodeling and will debut its new look and feel under new ownership soon, keeping many of its beloved recipes but giving us new updates like an in-house Bloody Mary recipe with bacon, as well as vegan and gluten free options. Check out their Instagram for the latest updates on opening.
Everything is made from scratch at this award-winning confectionery paradise complete with a sprinkle bar to top off your treats. Don’t miss the carrot cake flavor. There are always a few gluten-free options daily, as well.
This family-owned BBQ joint smokes meats daily onsite. It offers and extensive list of favorites like pulled pork and smoked chicken wings, plus all the classic sides.
A popular place for brunch, Table Mountain Grill & Cantina offers classic Southwestern fare, as well as surf and turf. Try the perfectly seasoned guacamole and chips.
40 wines by the glass. What’s not to love?
The pleasures of drinking mead are alive and well in Golden, thanks to the purveyor of easy-drinking meads that are meant top put a randy pep in your step.