FRI, SEP. 2 - MON, SEP. 5, 2016 • CIVIC CENTER PARK • DOWNTOWN DENVER
FRI: 11:30 AM - 10:00 PM • SAT & SUN: 10:30 AM - 10:00 PM • MON: 10:30 AM - 8:00 PM

DOWNTOWN DENVER’S BIGGEST MENU

No matter what kind of food you have a taste for… you’ll find it at A Taste of Colorado.

More than 50 of Coloradoans’ favorite restaurants and food establishments will gather at the Festival, featuring small portions to full meals. Bold indicates food items that are available in a one, two, three, or four ticket “taste” portion.

Tickets are sold in strips of 15 for $10 and must be used to purchase food and beverages. Locations of The Denver Post ticket booths are marked on the map by a symbol. Only cash is accepted at all The Denver Post ticket booths and at the carnival midway ticket booths.

DOWNTOWN DENVER'S BIGGEST MENU

Have a Drink on Taste!
Friday from 11:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Receive one (1) free drink coupon for each strip of food tickets you buy, from 11:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 2. (There are 15 food tickets in a strip.) The drink coupons are good for one 12 oz. draft beer (Coors Light, Coors Banquet, or Miller Lite draft beer), a 12 oz. soft drink, or a 1/2-liter bottle of water. You can only use the drink coupons until 5:00 p.m. that same day, but there’s no limit on the number of drink coupons you can receive. So gather your co-workers and friends!

List of Participating Restaurant & Food Vendors

JUST ANNOUNCED - BEST TASTE OF TASTE AWARDS

Best Menu
First Place  – Bistro Colorado
Second Place  – Nishi
Third Place  – India’s Restaurant

Most Unique
First Place – Bistro Colorado
Second Place  – Bayou Bob’s Restaurant
Third Place  – Spice Island Grill

Best Decor
First Place  – A Taste of Ethiopia
Second Place  – NitroKaffe
Third Place  – Yaffa’s Savory Mediterranean Cuisine

Best Value
First Place – Grammy’s Goodies
Second Place – Large Marge’s Philly Cheesesteaks
Third Place  – Chuey Fu’s Latin Asian Grub

MENU
RESTAURANTMAP #MENU ITEM
A TASTE OF ETHIOPIA11Misir Wott (Vegan Spicy Lentils)
Beef Tips
Alicha Siga Wott (Mild Beef Stew)
Key Siga Wott (Spicy Beef Stew)
Combination Plate
Vegetable Sambusa
Injera
BARBED WIRE REEF2Chipotle BBQ Pulled Wild Boar Carnitas
Sandwich
Wild Game Gourmet Burgers
Wild Game Gourmet Bratwursts
Maryland Style Crab Cake Sandwich
3 Little Piggies Sandwich
Hand-Made Organic Beet Burger
North Atlantic Salmon or Wild Mahi Mahi Burger
Parmesan-Asiago Truffle Fries or Truffle Sweet Potato Fries
BAUR’S RESTAURANT / AQUA TERRA CULINARY 16Curried Deviled Eggs
Crispy Fried Calamari

Mission Style Pulled Carnitas Panini
Up & Down Burger
Hand Cut French Fries
Garlic French Fries
BAWARCHI BIRYANI POINT AUTHENTIC INDIAN CUISINE 6Samosa
Mixed Vegetable Pakoda
Gobi Manchurian
Chilli Chicken
Chicken 555
Chicken Tikka Masala
Paneer Tikka Masala
Karaikudi Chicken

BAYOU BOB’S SEAFOOD & SOUTHERN COOKIN’ 2Fried Alligator
Crawfish Étoufée

Fried Pickles
Combeaux Plate
BEN & JERRY’SBENBen & Jerry’s Pints
BERRIE KABOBS4 & 22Frozen Cream Puffs with Chocolate
Frozen Cheesecake on a Stick
Berrie Kabob – Strawberry & Brownie Bites
Berrie Kabob – Strawberry & Banana
BISTRO COLORADO19Colorado Goat Cheese Crostini with
Peach Chutney and Arugula
Braised Colorado Lamb Sandwich with Goat Cheese, Ratatouille, and Basil Aioli
Grass Fed Steak and Cheese Rancheros Sandwich
Bison Chili Jalapeño Brat with White Cheddar and Onions
Smoked Alamosa Striped Bass Po’ Boy Sandwich
Bison Chili Bowl with White Cheddar and Red Onions
Fingerling Potato Salad and Southwest Coleslaw
Combo Platter
BREYERS ICE CREAMBRBreyers Ice Cream Cup or Cone
CHERRY CREEK CONCESSIONS10Funnel Cake
Nacho’s
Pretzels with Cheese
Pickle on a Stick
Corn Dog
CHICKEN & TATER STOP7Grilled Chicken on a Stick
Grilled Chicken with Noodle Meal
Cheese Curds with Ranch
Tater Tots
CHUEY FU’S LATIN ASIAN GRUB14Char Shu Carnitas
Korean Beef Taco
Ancho Chili Chicken Taco
Roasted Corn and Black Bean Taco
Seared Ahi Tuna Taco
CITY POP9Kettle Popcorn
Buttery Popcorn
Cheese Popcorn
Caramel Popcorn
Cornfetti Popcorn

Cotton Candy
COLD FRONT ICE CREAMCFIce Cream Novelties & Fruit Bars
COLONIAL SMOOTHIES11 & 25Lemon Smoothie
Strawberry Smoothie
Strawberry Banana Smoothie
Wild Berry Smoothie
Mix-N-Match Any Flavor
COLORADO CORN COMPANY7 & 14 Corn on the Cob
CUBA CUBA SANDWICHERIA15Pan con Lechon
Cubano

Plantain Chips
Sandwich & Chip Combo Plate
FALAFEL KING16Dolmas with Tzatziki
Gyros Wrap
Falafel Wrap
Hummus with Pita Chips
Sampler Plate
Baklava or Turkish Coffee
GRAMMY’S GOODIES3Sicilian Pizza Slice (Meal with Cookie)
Italian Sausage Sandwich (Meal with Chips)
Italian Meatball Slider
Giant Krispy Treat
Giant Garlic Knot
Jumbo Chocolate Chipper
GREENBLOSSOM COFFEE11Costa Rican Coffee
GYROS CORNER5Baklava
Spinach Pie
Gyros Sandwich
INDIA’S RESTAURANT20Vegetable Fritters
Chicken Ticca Masala with Basmati Rice
Saag Paneer with Basmati Rice
Tandoori Chicken Legs with Basmati Rice
Nan
Kheer

Samosa Chaat with Garbanzo
Combination Platter
JOHNO’S17Carne Asada Chimichanga
Chicken Chimichanga
Street Corn
Watermelon Slices

Combo Plate
LARGE MARGE’S PHILLY CHEESESTEAKS20Cheesesteak
Kettle Chips
6-Inch Cheesesteak with Kettle Chip Meal
12-Inch Cheesesteak with Kettle Chip Meal
MUSTARD’S LAST STAND18Hot Monster Polish Sausage
Chicago Style Hot Dog
Charbroiled Polish Sausage on a Bun
Charbroiled Polish Sausage on a Stick with a Chipotle Chili Aioli Drizzle
Corn Dog
Soy Veggie Dog
MY POOR MEATBALL25The Taste Meatball
Lo Dough – One Meatball served in Breaded Cone
The Cone ‘Ole – Two Meatballs served in Breaded Cone
NACHOS & SOFT PRETZELS9Nachos with Cheese
Naked Pretzel
Salted Pretzel
Cinnamon Sugar Pretzel
Dipping Cheese
NITROKAFFE24Nitrogen Infused Coffee
NUT SENSATIONS9Cinnamon Roasted Almonds
Cinnamon Roasted Pecans
Cinnamon Roasted Cashews

Roasted and Salted Cashews
Sea Salted Toffee Almonds
PAZZO’S/LANDSHARK CATERING21Smoked Bacon Skewer
Crispy Bacon Grilled Cheese Roll-Up
Coffee Rubbed Bacon Wrapped Chicken Skewer
Beef Brisket and Smoked Bacon Slider
Pulled Pork Smoked Bacon and Bean Bowl
Bacon Crusted Meat Lasagna
PERKINS RESTAURANT BAKERY 17Chicken Strip Basket
Fruit Pie & Slice
Fudge Brownie

Loaded Tater Tots
PHILADELPHIA FILLY11Denver’s Original Cheesesteak Sandwich
Cheese Turkey Sandwich
POP’S PLACE8Thai Chicken Wings
Pop’s Hamburger with French Fries
Short Rib Tacos with Rice and Beans
REPICCI’S ITALIAN ICE OF DENVER12Hand-Dipped Italian Ice – Blue
Raspberry, Cherry, Lemon, Pina
Colada, Creamsicle, Green Apple, Mango,
Strawberry, Sugar-Free Tangerine

ROCKY MOUNTAIN NUT CO.23Cinnamon Roasted Almonds
Cinnamon Roasted Pecans
Cinnamon Roasted Cashews
Butter Rum Pecans
Roasted Salted Cashews

RODIZIO GRILL15Grilled Steak – Churrasco
Brazilian Pork Sausage – Linguica
Plate - Steak, Sausage, Rice, Vinaigrette, Yucca Flour
RORO’S CONCESSIONS4Funnel Cake with Topping
SABOREAL BRAZILIAN19Coxinha de Frango (Chicken Dumpling)
Bolinha de Queijo (Melted Cheese Ball)
Risoles (Croquette of Veggie or Beef)
Pão de Queijo (Cheese Bread)
SAY CHEEZ21Mac N Cheez (Regular or Jalapeño)
Bacon Mac Attack
Mac Daddy
Lobster Mac
Homemade Chips
Baked Potato Nachos
BBQ Nachos
SHANGHIA KITCHEN18Eggroll
Crab-Cheese Wontons

Roast Duck
Pan-Fried Potsticker
SNOW BUSINESS 9 & 13Shaved Ice
SOUTHWEST KETTLE CORN13Kettle Corn
Cheddar Popcorn
Cinnamon Sugar Popcorn
Tutti Frutti Popcorn
SPICE ISLAND GRILL 3Jamaican Jerk Chicken
Brown Stewed Chicken
Sauteed Vegetables
Fried Johnny Cakes

SWEET LORRAINE’S CATERING25Gourmet Roasted Turkey Leg
TACOS Y SALSAS6Taco A La Carte
Order de Quatro (4 Tacos)
Taco Plate - 3 Tacos, Rice & Beans Quesadilla
Nachos
THE BROKER5Bruschetta
Shrimp Cocktail
Whiskey Bread Pudding

Prime Rib Sandwich
Filet Slider
THE GOODS SMOKE & GRILL1Giant Turkey Leg
WHITE FENCE FARM2Drumstick
Corn Fritters
Chicken Tenders

3-Piece Chicken Meal (Breast, Wing & Thigh)
3-Piece Chicken Tender Meal
3-Piece Chicken with Coleslaw and Chips
3-Piece Chicken Tenders with Coleslaw and Chips
YAFFA’S SAVORY - MEDITERRANEAN FINE CUISINE8Classic Hummus
Shawarma Wrap
Borekas
Mediterranean Combo Plate
Classic Baklava
Shakshuka
FOOD TRUCKS IN THE PARK
RESTAURANTMAP #MENU ITEMS
BARBED WIRE REEFFTChipotle BBQ Pulled Wild Boar
Carnitas Sandwich

Wild Game Gourmet Burgers
Wild Game Gourmet Bratwursts
Maryland Style Crab Cake Sandwich
3 Little Piggies Sandwich
Hand-Made Organic Beet Burger
North Atlantic Salmon or Wild Mahi Mahi Burger
Parmesan- Asiago Truffle Fries or Truffle Sweet Potato Fries
BAREFOOT BBQFTSmoked Pulled Pork Sandwich
Smoked Brisket

IPA Beached Beer Brat and Caraway Seed
MAINE STREET BARBEQUE COMPANY24Pork Belly Bite
Fresh Lobster
Pulled Pork Slider
Pork Spare Ribs
Quarter Rack of Pork Spare Ribs
Traditional Maine Lobster Roll
NISHIFTSpicy Chicken Donburi
Short Ribs Donburi
Seasonal Veggies Vegan Bowl
House Fried Rice
House Made Vegetarian Dumplings
BEVERAGES
VENDORBEVERAGE TYPEMENU ITEMS
MILLERCOORSBEER/ALES/MALTSCoors Light
Coors Banquet
Coors Non-Alcoholic
Miller Lite
Blue Moon
Blue Moon Harvest Pumpkin Ale
Blue Moon White IPA
George Killian’s Irish Red
Smith & Forge Hard Cider
Colorado NativeBEER/ALES/MALTSColorado Native Amber Lager
Colorado Native IPL
NEW BELGIUM BREWING COMPANYBEER/ALES/MALTSCitradelic Tangerine IPA
Fat Tire Amber Ale
Heavy Melon Watermelon Lime Ale
PROST BREWINGBEER/ALES/MALTSProst Pils
Weißbier
MIKE’S HARD LEMONADEBEER/ALES/MALTSMike’s Hard Lemonade
Mike’s Hard Black Cherry
PEPSI BOTTLING GROUPJUICE/SPORT DRINKS/FLAVORED WATER G2: Grape
Gatorade: Cool Blue
Mountain Dew Kick Start: Black Cherry
Sobe Life Water: Yumberry Pomegranate
ELDORADO NATURAL SPRING WATERWATERNatural Spring Water
Organic Vitamin Water: Dragonfruit, Peach
Mango, Strawberry Blueberry
PEPSI BOTTLING GROUPSOFT DRINKSPepsi
Diet Pepsi
Wild Cherry Pepsi
Mist Twist
Dr. Pepper
Diet Dr. Pepper
Mountain Dew
Mug Root Beer
Orange Crush
Brisk Lemonade
XINGTEATEA/JUICE/ENERGYGreen Tea: Ginseng, Mango, Peach,
Pomegranate, Raspberry
Half & Half Lemonade & Tea
Juice: Blackberry Grape, Strawberry Banana,
Energy: Grapefruit, Melon
PEACH STREET DISTILLERSSPIRITSD’AGAVE
Goat Vodka
Jackelope Gin
BEAR CREEK DISTILLERYSPIRITSSilver Rum
LEOPOLD BROSSPIRITSRocky Mountain Peach Whiskey
BAREFOOT WINE & BUBBLYWINERed: Malbec, Pinot Noir, Red Moscato
White: Chardonnay, Pinot Grigio, White
Moscato
Refresh Spritzer Cans: Crisp White,
Summer Red
Bubbly: Brut Cuvée, Peach
ALBERT BARTLETT CULINARY SHOWCASE PRESENTED BY 630 KHOW

The Albert Bartlett Culinary Showcase, presented by 630 KHOW and hosted by David Cross from Albert Bartlett and Pat Miller, “The Gabby Gourmet,” is located in the Greek Theater and features local and nationally-renowned chefs and experts offering tips and techniques that festivalgoers can take home to their own kitchens.

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 2

12:00 pm: Rocky Ford Growers Association – Chef Jason Morse, 5280 Culinary

1:15 pm: Brian Crow – Bacon Social House

2:30 pm: Tyson Holzheimer – The Butcher’s Bistro

3:30 pm: Jeremy Kittelson – Root Down, Linger, Ophelia’s

4:30 pm: Jason Ganahl – Gque BBQ

5:30 pm: Tom Coohill – Coohill’s Restaurant – For Albert Bartlett

6:30 pm: Ben Davison – Elway’s Downtown, The Ritz-Carlton

 

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 3

11:15 am: Lou Ortiz, SOL Mexican Cocina

12:00 pm: Ice Cream Eating Contest

12:30 pm: Silvia Ayala – Adelitas Cocina y Cantina

1:30 pm: Luca Pascarella and Alessandro Polo – Lo Stella Ristorante

2:30 pm: Ben Shapiro – Masterpiece Kitchen

3:30 pm: Corey Ferguson – Root Down, for Albert Bartlett

4:30 pm: Keegan Gerhard – D Bar

5:30 pm: Brent Calley – Lucky Cat

6:30 pm: My Mom’s Pies

 

SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 4

11:15 am: John Hinman, Hinman’s Bakery

12:00 pm: Ice Cream Eating Contest

12:30 pm: Preston Phillips – GRIND kitchen + watering hole

1:30 pm: George Sears – Gaetano’s

2:30 pm: Jeff Cleary – Grateful Bread

3:30 pm: Vinny Sosa – Que Bueno Suerte!, for Albert Bartlett

4:30 pm: Biju Thomas – Little Curry Shop, for Raquelitas Tortillas

5:30 pm: Jason Brown – Bittersweet

6:30 pm: Whitney Mangen & Nikki Baldacci, Bittersweet

 

MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 5

11:15 am: Rocky Ford Growers Association – Chef Emma Nemechek, Liberty Global

12:00 pm: Ice Cream Eating Contest Final

12:30 pm: Sergio Negrin – Frijoles Colorado Cuban Café

1:30 pm: Marcus Jimenez – Shells & Sauce

2:30 pm: Daniel Asher – River and Woods for Albert Bartlett

4:00 pm: Dana Rodriguez – Work & Class

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