Nine Products Made in Colorado

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Buying local has never been so tasty.  And it’s becoming easier than ever as more Colorado entrepreneurs create culinary delights taking over store shelves across the front range. We set out to find a bounty of nine products rooted in the Centennial State. The spread includes cowgirl popcorn, gourmet peanuts, innovative ice cream flavors and sausage made […]

Colorado Start-up Pakems Launches Kickstarter Campaign Featuring Denver Broncos

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One of my favorite Colorado companies is Pakems- a stylish, lightweight, warm and packable shoe for post slopes. Check out the interview with the founder here.   The company is  launching a Kickstarter campaign to produce a new shoe called the Mile High Pakems, which play homage to the Broncos sporting a blue and orange. It’s not just […]

Video + Q&A with Founder of Missy J’s Candies

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Made with vegan carob chips, Missy J’s candies won’t leave your blood sugar spiked. The treats, which are also free of wheat, refined sugars, GMOS’s, and caffeine, are created by Jodi Feinhor-Dennis who was on a quest to develop a sweet treat she could enjoy without sacrificing her well being. Flavors include carob cups (peanut […]

Catch Carri at Le Jardin Secret for USA Today

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Spending your Saturday afternoon at the farmer’s market is a common routine for Denver residents, but what if I told you that there had been a very cool and secret farmer’s market going on all summer that offered top of the line products? Le Jardin Secret was an under-the-radar market that came onto the scene […]

Q&A with founders of Bespoke Pedaler

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A hip new bike boutique has opened in the South Platte neighborhood. Inside the Bespoke Pedaler you will find clothing and accessories focused on the urban bicyclist. Bottom line – find clothes that are bike friendly and still cute enough to wear into the office. We catch up with owners Emily Hogle and Rick Evans, who […]

Denver’s Chocolate Crisis Center Brings on Sweet Factor + Q&A

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Chocolate Crisis Center Chocolate Crisis Center (Denver, CO) Move over craft beer! Craft chocolate is taking Colorado by storm. Chocolatiers across the state are stirring up inventive chocolate flavors and designs sure to satiate any chocolate craving. Made with gourmet ingredients and lots of creativity, these chocolate confections add a touch of sweetness to the Colorado […]

Video: Interview with Owner & Chef of Acorn in The Source

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How did a warehouse transform into one of the most visited restaurants in Denver? Find out how co-owners, Bryan Dayton and Steven Redzikowski, managed to open Acorn, a restaurant at The Source in the Rino District of Denver. Learn more about the restaurant that is making sure it’s a packed house night after night. The […]

Video Interview with Richard Sandoval, Creator of Zengo Restaurant

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Win a $50 Zengo Giftcard! Easy Entry!  1. Subscribe to the Catch Carri Newsletter 2. Like Catch Carri on Facebook.  3. Share this post! One of the hottest restaurants in Denver that has stood the test of time is Zengo, a modern Latin-Asian fusion concept from master chef and owner Richard Sandoval. I recently sat down with Sandoval […]

Proof Eyewear + Q&A with CEO

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There are plenty of stylish sunglasses out there, but Proof Eyewear sets itself apart from the pack with a focus on eco-friendly design. Proof Eyewear was founded in Eagle, Idaho in 2010 by three brothers who were inspired by their Grandpa Bud’s strong work ethic. He’d opened a sawmill 60 years ago that, despite setbacks, prospered […]

Video: Hammonds Candies

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Video: Andrew Schuman, owner and president of the Hammonds Candy Factory, tells the history of Hammond’s candy. Some of the recipes date all the way back to the 1920’s! Watch as candy is rolled, shaped, baked and packaged at this Denver location. The Hammonds Candy Factory manufactures over 150 types of candies. It was among […]