Josie Sexton, The Denver Post

Josie Sexton

The Denver Post

Denver, CO, United States

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  • GreeleyTribune
  • Boston Herald
  • East Bay Times
  • Vail Daily
  • Pioneer Press
  • San Jose Mercury News
  • The Cannabist
  • The Daily Democrat
  • Monterey Herald
  • Redlands Daily Facts
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Recent articles by Josie:

This Denver food hall’s summer movie lineup looks a lot better than Film on the Rocks

Film on the Rocks returns to the Red Rocks Amphitheatre in 2022 with just five movies throughout the summer: Thor Ragnarok, The Sandlot, The Greatest Showman, Summer of Soul and Dune. → Read More

Rosenberg's Bagels will reopen in Denver in June. But don't expect any sandwiches on the menu.

Joshua Pollack closed his flagship Denver bagel store this month for the second time in 2022 due to a labor shortage. → Read More

Former cooks revive crowd-favorite barbecue shop after pandemic closure

At the core of the new restaurant will be the two custom-built, Texas-style smokers that Owlbear owner Karl Fallenius broke-in. → Read More

Colorado’s most beloved hot dog stand hits the market for $1.5 million

The Coney Island Boardwalk in Bailey is now up for sale for $1.5 million, leading to questions about the future of the Colorado roadside attraction. → Read More

These restaurants serve up the best al fresco views around Denver

They show off views from the Denver skyline to the Flatirons and the entire Front Range. → Read More

For the best mezcal selection in town, head to this tucked-away alley bar

“You can get so passionate about where it comes from and where it’s made and trying to support the small producers that are making this stuff for us to enjoy.” → Read More

Try these Denver bars for better drinks on Cinco de Mayo (or any day)

While you might spot a margarita on (one of) their menus, we suggest going for something else. → Read More

6 Colorado hotels, spas, restaurants receive 5-star ratings from Forbes

The Broadmoor hotel and spa, The Penrose Room, The Little Nell, Madeline Hotel, and Remede Spa at the St. Regis Aspen all received five star awards from Forbes this year. → Read More

Welton Street Cafe opens a temporary, takeout-only restaurant

After closing at its longtime location in March, the soul food restaurant has reopened temporarily and is serving lunch and dinner three days a week for carry-out. → Read More

Try the boozy shakes, old-fashioned sodas and sundaes at this new ice cream shop

Phosphates, effervescents and floats are on the menu, as are boozy desserts like grasshopper shakes and amaro affogatos. → Read More

A shooting range, restaurant and bar in-one comes to Colorado

There will be “strict measures” in place to prevent customers from using the gun range after consuming alcohol at the bar and restaurant. → Read More

It’s only April, but Glo Noodle House is vying for 2022’s best new restaurant

Sit at the casual chef’s counter, where you can see Teigland and his team preparing pretty sashimi and charring pork sausage for skewers. → Read More

Denver's Annie's Cafe and Bar on Colfax will close summer after building sold to the Spice Room

Annie's Cafe and Bar opened on Colorado Boulevard in 1981. It moved to Colfax Avenue in 2008. Now the restaurant will close in July, 2022, and move to a third location in Denver. → Read More

New Denver brunch: 5 breakfast spots to try this spring for Mother's Day

Hospitality runs deep for the Denver-based Nguyen family. → Read More

31-year-old Littleton garden center, O’Toole’s, to close after summer

The garden store typically sees some 1,600 customers a day starting in May. → Read More

Restaurants and bars near Coors Field: New food and drinks to try before a Rockies game

Scores of new developments, from McGregor Square to the Thompson hotel, have debuted over the last year. → Read More

A year-old food truck just swept our March Madness taco bracket

Who makes the best tacos in Denver? According to you, it’s Kike’s Red Tacos — the 18-month-old taco truck swept the final round of our March Madness taco bracket. → Read More

Don’t expect a summer re-opening for Casa Bonita

2022 James Beard Foundation Award nominee chef Dana Rodriguez has been working on resuscitating Lakewood’s pink palace since November. → Read More

4 tortilla-makers to find in Denver, whether you’re team corn or team flour

Raquelitas, Pochitos, Caramelo and Bruto make some of the best tortillas around Colorado. Find them online and at Denver-area restaurants and grocery stores. → Read More

Denver’s best tacos: Vote now in the Final Four of our March Madness taco bracket

The latest round in our quest to find the best tacos in Denver had several upsets. See if your favorite made it to the Final Four. → Read More