Dave Query’s Posts

A Statement From DQ

Hello Our Dear Friends, There’s just a world of hurt with this COVID-19 virus that came on so fast for all of us. One minute we are filling out March […]

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FootPrints

Running a business is hard these days. Razor-thin margins, rising costs, financial challenges at every turn. No one ever held a gun to any entrepreneur’s head and forced them to […]

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Oui, Oui EEmehrikhan

It was October of 1987, right around the beginning of the third week, when Black Monday occurred: The largest US stock market crash since Black Tuesday in 1929. With President […]

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Culinary Director Kyle Mendenhall Finds Colorado Connection Through Foraging

  Growing up in California, I always liked the outdoors. But when I combined the outdoors with cooking, it was really two passions coming together. Since I was a teenager, […]

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Farmers Are My Heroes

I’ve never met a farmer who wasn’t the hardest working person I’ve ever met. In the days before skippy chefs said “We are farm-to-table,” it was always farm-to-table when things […]

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It’s Been a Wild Ride

Twenty-Five Years is a Long Time.  It’s a long time to be married, it’s a long time to have a friend, it’s a long time to be in business, and it’s […]

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A Salty Wave Shot To The Face

  “He was a bold man who first ate an oyster” said Jonathon Swift. No shit on that one, right? Can you imagine what that moment was like. Busting open […]

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Southern Soul Juice

  We in the restaurant business, for the most part, didn’t just fall into this craziness. It was in our bones and movements from an early age. Here is another […]

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Neevher Evhah Tuch Da Qweeene

My Early Days of Food and Beverage   We in the restaurant business, for the most part, didn’t just fall into this craziness. It was in our bones and movements […]

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My Early Days of Food & Beverage

    My Early Days of Food and Beverage. We in the restaurant business, for the most part, didn’t just fall into this craziness. It was in our bones and […]

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