Global Day of Discovery at Renaissance Denver Downtown Hotel

NYC meets LoDo for this midweek bash featuring craft beers, creative cocktails and DJ Cassidy

Advertorial content: Not long after New York Citys DJ Cassidy descended on Denver Thursday evening, flocks of young business travelers started to dance. Instead of being just another humdrum weekday on the road, Renaissance Hotels bash in honor of Denvers Global Day of Discovery was definitely a Thursday to brag about. At the group’s newest property, the Renaissance Denver Downtown City Center Hotel featured the …

Word of Mouth Denver: Cannabis and Culinary Culture

The mile-high city comes into its own with regulated recreational marijuana and an equally thoughtful boom in the food scene

The hype surrounding the highly regulated legalization of retail marijuana in Colorado has subsided in the last six months, with tax revenue forecasts being taken down a notch and the absence of statewide hysteria confirming what may have motivated many of the majority voters: it’s really not that big a deal. When it comes to Denver, cannabis culture isn’t exploding with the modified laws so …

Ninety Plus Custom Slayer Espresso Machine

A rare collaboration creates a professional shot-puller clad in black cherry wood and oxblood leather

Unknown to those outside the niche community of coffee purists, Denver’s Sensory Room is a rare enclave that hosts the highest caliber coffee tastings around. Run by Ninety Plus (a green coffee purveyor, grower and all around authority on the subject), the space is used as a proving ground for all coffee touched by the company. To make the establishment even more special, legendary espresso …