Soup for the Soul bowls over with Denver's best chefs
Hundreds of foodniks with big hearts made the trek to the downtown Sheraton hotel last night for one of the year's most heartwarming events: Soup for the Soul, a benefit that provides bowlfuls of comfort to patients of Porter Hospice and St. Anthony Hospice, both of which provide hospice care and family bereavement programs. More than a dozen restaurants, including Table 6, Rioja, Fruition, Squeaky Bean and Root Down, strutted appetizers and soups, while Squeaky Bean owner Johnny Ballen made his mark with a polyester leisure suit that you have to see to believe.
We've brought back snaps of that -- and the delicious foodstuffs -- on the following pages.
Eat your heart out.